Addie Sumners

Addie Rhew Sumners, 89, of Calhoun City, died September 19, 2015 at St. Vincent  Hospital in Birmingham. She was born October 10, 1925 in Calhoun County, the daughter of Duell and Vera Wall Watson. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Calhoun City. [Read more...]

Wilma Bailey

Wilma Maxine Bailey, 91, died September 20, 2015 at Bruce Community Living Center after an extended illness. She was born January 22, 1924 in Calhoun County, the daughter of Ellis and Lura Crocker Ivy. [Read more...]

Odis Boyle

Odis V. Boyle passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at his home at the age of 65. He was born March 21, 1950. [Read more...]

Tommie Westmoreland

The funeral service for Tommie Lee Westmoreland of Bruce will be Sunday, Sept. 20 at 1:30 p.m. at Jackson Chapel Church in Bruce. Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Luther Glaspie

Luther C. Glaspie was born in Calhoun County June 26, 1932 to the late Cater and Emma Glaspie, and he died August 28, 2015. He was a member of Bryant Chapel MB Church. He married Martha Nell Bean and to this union two children were born, Mae Francis and Annie Mae. He married Dessie Kimble and they had four children: C.L., James L., Bobbie Ellen and John L. He later married Mae Emma Freelon and they had six children: Jerry, John, Danny, Barry, Donna and Dorothy Jean. [Read more...]

James Doolittle

James Russell Doolittle, 76, of Gore Springs died Monday, Sept.14, 2015 at Grenada Living Center. He was born October 26, 1938 in Webster Co., the son of Woods and Una V. Pryor Doolittle. He was a farmer,  member of Philadelphia Baptist Church in Cadaretta and he was a Mason. [Read more...]

Kathryn Langston

Kathryn Patterson Langston, 87, of Calhoun City died Friday, Sept. 11, 2015 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-NM in Oxford. She was born July 20, 1928 in Slate Springs. She was the daughter of Irby Patterson and Connie West Patterson. She was a retired from Garan, a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Webster County and a member of the Eastern Star. [Read more...]

Bobbie Shempert

Bobbie  Lynn Shempert, 52, Banner, died  Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, at her residence in Banner. She was born Monday, Aug. 12, 1963 in Brinkley, Ar. She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Carolyn Marie Coleman Williams and one grandchild, Brittany Bennett. [Read more...]

Linda Norwood

Linda Hutchings Norwood, 60, died Friday, Sept. 11, 2015 at her home in Water Valley. She was born March 18, 1955 in Slayden,  to the late John Arthur and Rena Feathers Hutchings. She was an active member of First Pentecostal Church, Pittsboro, who loved the Lord, her pastor and her church family. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who loved taking care of her family and friends, and she loved her best friend, Sister Wilson. She enjoyed gospel music, decorating for all holidays, fishing, and her dog, “Baby Girl”. [Read more...]

Joy Patterson

Joy Logan Patterson, 82, died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 at Bruce Community Living Center. She was born in Calhoun County on May 12, 1933, the daughter of the late Robert Odis and Naomi Murphree Logan.  She was a member of Bruce First Baptist Church. Her professional career was a former City Clerk for the town of Bruce, Calhoun County DHS case worker and a substitute teacher. She loved playing Bunco, gardening and reading as her hobbies. [Read more...]