Wayne Bush

Alvin Wayne Bush, 75 of Vardaman, died  Saturday, May 30, 2015, at his home. Born November 2, 1939 in Big Creek, he was the son of the late Troy Bush and the late Beulah Lollar Bush.He was retired from Franklin Corporation as a machinist. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Motell Jenkins

Motell Jenkins, 97, died  Monday, June 1, 2015, at Calhoun Health Services Nursing Home in Calhoun City. Born August 24, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Clarence Howard Covington and Verlie Ann Davis Covington. She was a homemaker and member of Rocky Branch Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Lina James

Lina M. James, 86, of Gore Springs, died May 24, 2015 at her home. She was born December 29, 1928. She was a faithful member of Bradford Chapel Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Birdie Wade

Birdie Lee Wade, 79, of Pittsboro, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at Bruce Nursing Home in Bruce. Services were Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Jackson Chapel M.B. Church in Bruce. Burial was in the Church of God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ Church Cemetery in Calhoun City. [Read more...]

James R. Parker

James R. Parker, 78, passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2015. He was a native of Vardaman, the son of the late Curtis and Lorene Lester Parker. [Read more...]

Kinzley Tharp

Kinzley Grace Tharp, newborn, died Sunday, May 17, 2015, at North Mississippi Medical Center Women’s Center in Tupelo. She was born May 16, 2015. [Read more...]

J.W. Rodgers

J.W. Rodgers, 80, of Calhoun City, died Friday, May 15, 2015 at UMMC Hospital in Grenada. He was born December 12, 1934 in Calhoun County, the son of Tommy Rodgers and Onie Barnette Rodgers. He was a retired auto parts owner and member of Macedonia Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Jimmie James

Jimmie Boyce James, 84, of Southaven, died Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at Arbors of Olive Grove Terrace. Born October 13, 1930, he was the son of the late Ike James and the late Magolyne McKnight James. He was the husband of Nell Lockhart James. He was a graduate of Houlka High School and was retired from Tobacco Product Sales, Hertz car rental, and farming. He served in the Army. He was a member of Southaven First United Methodist Church. He was also a graduate of Houlka High School class of 1949. [Read more...]

Lois Brassfield

Lois Wilbourn Brassfield, 68, of Grenada died Saturday, May 16, 2015 at home. She was born June 12, 1934 in Grenada County, the daughter of Samuel Arthur Wilbourn, Sr. and Ruth Ester Hardin Wilbourn. She was retired CNA at Grenada County Hospital and a member of Grenada First Church of Nazarene. [Read more...]

Hazel Vaughan

Hazel Ruth (Helms) Vaughan, 71, of Cordova, TN, passed away Friday, May 8, 2015. She was born June 18, 1943, in Calhoun County, to Grady Lee Helms and Myrtie Reedy Helms. An attendee of Derma High School and a graduate of Calhoun City High School, she was a licensed cosmetologist and later served as Derma Town Clerk for over a decade. She eventually moved to Tennessee and retired from the banking field in Memphis. She was a member of Derma Baptist Church where she sang in the choir, but most recently attended Barton United Methodist Church. [Read more...]