DeeAnn Lee Douglass, 53 of Bruce, passed away Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. Born February 2, 1963 in Alameda, Ca., she was the daughter of Robert Christensen and Donna Swift Milkvoich. She served in the Navy and was a former accountant. She was a member of Old Town Baptist Church. [Read more...]
Amber Dawn Hathcock, 40, went to her heavenly home Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016 at her residence in Calhoun City. She was born August 3, 1976 in Texas City, Tx., the daughter of Roger Schneckenburger and Christine McKinney Deubner. [Read more...]
Malline Marshall Parker, 75, went to her heavenly home Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. She was born August 2, 1941 in Yoakum, TX, the daughter of Hulan and Juetta McCord Marshall. She was a member of New Providence Baptist Church. [Read more...]
Mary Alice Herring Flanagan "Miss Myrt," 101, formerly of Gore Springs, passed away December 13, 2016 in Mobile, Al. She was born Oct.03, 1915 to Granville and Mary McCleskey Herring in Vardaman. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wiley Flanagan; granddaughter Theresa Ambron, and son-in-law Rex Brewer. She is survived by her daughter Mary Flanagan Brewer, granddaughter Danette (Kevin) Woods, great granddaughters Kylee Carr (Thomas) Gaston and Kara Carr, and great great grandsons Paxton and Parker Boykin, and Carson Gaston.Azalea City Funeral Home in Charge of Services. A graveside service will be held at Pittsboro Cemetery at a later date.
Ladell S. Alexander, 96, of Vardaman, died Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, at Baptist Health Services
Nursing Home in Calhoun City. Born June 25, 1920 in Vardaman, she was the daughter of John Christopher and Cassie
Pettit Stewart. She was the widow of the late Bro. Steven Bane Alexander. She was a homemaker and a member of Poplar Springs Baptist Church. [Read more...]
Lynda Jane Smith, 65, of Pittsboro, died Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, at Pontotoc Health Services Hospital.
Born June 18, 1951 in Vardaman, her parents were the late William Rex and Jonnie Lee Deaton Dye.
She was a former finance loan officer and manager, and a member of Old Town Baptist Church. [Read more...]
William Earl Harrison, 83, went to his heavenly home Sunday, Dec. 25, 2016 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. He was born July 21, 1933 in Banner, the son of Charlie C. and Tishie Stricklin Harrison. He was retired from Motts, Inc. in Water Valley and a member of Philadelphia Church of God. [Read more...]
Amy Lynn Harrelson, 52, of Ridgeland, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, at The University of Mississippi Medical Center. Amy was born in Greenwood on May 14, 1964. She attended Mississippi Baptist High School from grades 1-12. She received a Bachelor’s Degree from Mississippi State University, and a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education from Mississippi College. [Read more...]
Carlton “Jabe” Dover, 73, of Vardaman, died Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, following a sudden illness. He was born November 9, 1943, in Randolph to Elton and Bessie Dover. He was a self-employed mechanic, and attended Thorn Church of Christ. [Read more...]
Larry Gresham Rowsey, Sr., 75, of Hernando passed away Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. He enjoyed the outdoors, his farm, riding his Kubota and spending time with his friends and family. A successful businessman, he was the owner of Rowsey Furniture Company and Rowsey Farms. He was very involved in the Baptist Church and loved to sing and listen to hymns. He adored his grandchild, Gracyn, whom he called “Tadpole”, and enjoyed being a grandfather. [Read more...]