Willie Isbell

Willie Marvin Isbell, 46, of Bruce, died Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 in Calhoun City. [Read more...]

Thomas Wade Sr.

Thomas H. Wade, Sr., USN Retired-CPO, 86, went to his heavenly home Saturday, Jan.  28, 2017 at his home in Calhoun City.  He was born June 13, 1930 in Derma, the son of the Charles W. Wade and Vena Vanlandingham. He was a member of Egypt Baptist Church. He loved his country very deeply, and proudly served in the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion. Known for his keen sense of humor, he was a prankster and always quick with a one-liner.  He was a devoted husband and father, who also loved wood-working, and was an avid fisherman. [Read more...]

Paul Ward

Paul Wilson Ward, 64, went to his heavenly home Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 at his home in Big Creek. He was born March 12, 1952 in Vardaman, the son of  Orville and Rebecca Hall Ward. He was retired from the MS National Guard, member of the American Legion and attended Shiloh Baptist Church.  [Read more...]

Charlene Walker Adams

Charlene Walton Walker Adams died peacefully, Friday, January 27, 2017, at Baptist Hospital in Oxford surrounded by her family, after a long, hard battle with cancer. “Char” as she was called by family and friends, fought it with all of her might, as they all knew she would--strong, enduring and without complaint. She was born on Leap Day, February 29, 1940, to C.B. and Irene Walton Walker, Tillatoba, and was the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Walker, Tillatoba, and Ezra and Effie Cook Walton, Oakland. She married John Oscar (Bud) Adams, Oakland, in 1958. [Read more...]

Marvin Brown

Marvin Lee Brown, 65, of Bruce, died Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. He was born May 16, 1951. He was a member of Pittsboro Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Rita Conner

Rita Irene Conner, 54, of Calhoun City, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 at her home. [Read more...]

Marty Turner

Marty Clark Turner, 52, of Banner, passed away Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017 at his home in Banner. Born September 29, 1964 in Bruce, he was the son of Wilma Pearl Clark Turner and the late William “Billy” Thora Turner. He was employed by Caterpillar Inc. in Oxford. He was a member of Lantrip Baptist Church. [Read more...]

Jerry Fred Aron

Jerry  Fred “Sleepy” Aron, 74, of Bruce, died Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, at his residence in Bruce. He was born July 3, 1942 in Bruce, the son of James Lavert Aron and Sara Josephine Easley Aron. He was a Baptist, a great husband, father and grandfather. He was a self-employed logger, cattleman, and owner of Aron Sawmill in Bruce. [Read more...]

Eddie Frizzell

Eddie  Jay Frizzell, 58 of Bruce died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, at his residence.
Born March 19, 1958 in Bruce, he was the son of Carroll Dewitt Frizzell and Josie
Marie Bowling Frizzell. [Read more...]

Rosemary Hood

Rosemary Joiner Hood, 80, of Houston, went to her heavenly home Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 at NMMC in Tupelo. She was born August 2, 1936 in Birmingham, AL,  the daughter of  William Herbert  and “Mary” Elizabeth Bethea Joiner.  She was a member of College Hill Baptist Church. [Read more...]