Gladys Jennings

Gladys J. Jennings, 64, of Calhoun City, died Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Calhoun Health Services. [Read more...]

Curtis Ellis

Curtis Wayne Ellis, 74, went to his heavenly home Friday, June 10, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. He was born July 25, 1941 in Slate Springs, the son of Rufus Ellis and Virginia Vance. He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church in Slate Springs. [Read more...]

Lorance Drake

Vernon Lorance Drake, 78 of Horn Lake,  passed away Friday, June 10, 2016 at his residence. Born September 7, 1937 in Bruce, he was the son of Vernon “Bill” and Ruby Russell Drake. His first wife, Mary Ellen Drake,   preceded him in death, and a brother, Winfred Drake. He was retired from Memphis Hardwood Flooring and served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. His many hobbies were fishing, hunting and gardening. He attended Colonial Hills Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Charles Cook

Charles W. Cook, 75, passed away on June 10, 2016 at his home in Bruce. He was born on December 5, 1940, to the late James E. Cook and late Rita S. Cook, in Waynesboro, MS. He was a retired attorney and petroleum landman.

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Mary Lee

Mary Nell Lee, 83, went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital East in Memphis, TN.

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Aubrey Caroline Patterson

Dr. Paula Nicole “Nikki” Shoemake-Patterson, 40, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 during the birth of her daughter, Aubrey Caroline Patterson.  Aubrey Caroline was surrounded by family as she peacefully passed into her mother’s arms in heaven on Wednesday, June 8, 2016.

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Lucille Bailey

Violet Lucille Bailey, 89 of Vardaman, passed away Monday, June 6, 2016, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in
Oxford. Born September 23, 1926 in Vardaman, she was the daughter of the late Eliard Inmon and the late
Violet Morgan Inmon. She was the wife of the late Wilmer Bailey. She was a retired retailer and homemaker.  She was a member of Midway Baptist Church.  [Read more...]

Martha Giglio

Martha Ree Giglio, 80, of Calhoun City, died Sunday, June 5, 2016, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo.
Born May 23, 1936 in Slate Spring, she was the daughter of the late Timothy and
Eula James Crutchfield. She was the wife of the late James Owens and Michael Giglio. She was a homemaker and a member of Crossroads Methodist Church. [Read more...]

Dr. Nikki Shoemake-Patterson, Aubrey Patterson

Dr. Paula Nicole “Nikki” Shoemake-Patterson, 40, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 during the birth of her daughter, Aubrey Caroline Patterson.  Aubrey Caroline was surrounded by family as she peacefully passed into her mother’s arms in heaven on Wednesday, June 8, 2016.

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Loretta Welch

Loretta Woodard Welch departed this life April 29, 2016 with her family by her side. She was born December 15, 1944 to the late Earnest and Susie Mae “Pinkie” Woodard in Calhoun County. She was a faithful member of Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church until her health failed. She was united in holy matrimony to Fred Welch on October 18, 1959 and to this union seven children were born. [Read more...]