Monday, September 27, 2021

Vernice "Jody" Taylor, 74, passed away on September 23, 2021 at North Mississippi Medical Center, Amory, MS. She was born on February 12, 1947, in the Bethlehem Community to the late Albert Harris and Ethel West Harris. Jody attended school at Smithville, MS and went to work at a young age. …

Howard Donald "Don" Rowe Jr., affectionately known as "Mumps" by his family and friends, was called Home to be with the Lord on March 12, 2020. He was 75. He was joined in the loving arms of the Father by the love of his life, Sallie Ann Easter Rowe, his loving wife of 34 years who passed aw…

Sunday, September 26, 2021

Autia Jones , 85, passed away on September 25, 2021, at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home of Pontotoc.

Penny Lindsey Harp (56) passed away Friday, September 24, 2021 at her home in Booneville. She was a member of Prospect Church. She enjoyed fishing, working, cutting wood, her dogs and taking care of Tommy and Bonnie. Services are 2 pm Tuesday, September 28, 2021 in the Baldwyn Chapel of Kesl…

Landon Woodson , 16, passed away on September 26, 2021, at Lebonheurs Children's Hospital in Memphis, TN.. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Glenfield Funeral Home .

Melvin Dowdy, age 91, passed away on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. He was born February 15, 1930 to Henry Milton and Nannie Mae Buchanan Dowdy. Melvin was a currently a member of Cairo Baptist Church, and was a longtime member of Shady Grove Baptist Churc…

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Larry Burns Simmons, passed away on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at his residence. He was born March 28, 1950 to Olen Burns and Addie Louise Smith Simmons. Larry was a retired truck driver and a graduate of Ecru High School. He was a member of Ecru Baptist Church. Services will be at 2:00 PM…

Dan Lee Tipton, Sr., 88, died Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Aberdeen Health and Rehabilitation Center where he had resided the last few years. Born in Water Valley, Ms. on June 15, l933, he was the son of the late Barney Tipton and Rosie Dover. He spent his 30 year working life as a boat h…

He's repaired his last tractor, laid his tools down, the music has muted and the dances are in the history book! Jorgen Scheuer departed this earthly realm on Thursday, September 23, 2021 from his residence in Verona of an apparent heart attack. Born in his native Denmark on January 23, 1945…

Virginia Ann Bruce Jernigan, 84, died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021 at NMMC in Tupelo after a period of declining health. Virginia Ann, as she was known by those who knew her best, was born in Sherman, Ms. on January 31, 1937 in Sherman to the late Talmadge Harrison Bruce and Veron Philips Bruce.…

Otho Ois Stevens, at age 81 met the dissolution of his earthly tabernacle on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021 and transformed to the Sovereign Grand Architect of the Universe from the Courtyards Living Center in Fulton after a long period of declining health. Born April 20, 1940 to the late Ois Rigg…

Chesterville-Tyler Jay Dell, 58, departed this life on Friday evening, Sept. 24, 2021 from his residence in the Chesterville Community after complications from Covid. Tyler was born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania on Feb. 12, 1963 to the late Phillip and Beverly Guffy Dell. He graduated from Cla…

Michelle Flatt went home to be with the Lord Thursday September 23, 2021 after a long term battle with cancer. She was born June 11, 1961 to Jack and Brenda Richey Cryder. A lifelong resident of Tupelo, Michelle graduated from Tupelo High School in 1979 where she was active in both band and …

Roger Guth, 89, passed away on September 24, 2021, at his residence in Tremont, MS. He was born on June 25, 1932 in Oneida County Wisconsin to the late Harold Guth and the late Delia Helsor Guth Boser. Roger was a 20 year veteran of the United States Marine Corp. He served his country during…

Willodeen Speegle, 88, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021, at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo, Mississippi. Services will be on September 28, 2021 at 6:00PM at Holland Funeral Directors Tupelo Chapel . Visitation will be on 4:00-6:00 PM September 28, 2021 at Holland Funeral Directors Tupelo …

Leonard Murry Brotherton, 90, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021, at Home in Blue Mountain, MS. Services will be on Monday, September 27, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at McBride Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be on Monday, September 27 from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at McBride Funeral Home C…

David Andrew Lence passed away at the age of 52 on September 23, 2021 at the Union County Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany, MS. He was born January 16, 1969 to Kenneth W. Lence, Sr. and Annie Dillard (Lence) in Tippah County, Mississippi. He was married to Christy Todd Lence and atten…

Terry W. Engelhart passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021 at the North Mississippi Medical Center after an extended illness. He was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 3, 1945 to Carl and Ollie Engelhart. He worked for 42 years in the technical field, servicing copiers and communication …

James Larry Dickey, age 75, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. He was born February 14, 1946 to Jimmy Elton Dickey and Neva Jewel Bross Dickey. He proudly served his country as a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Larry worked as a truck drive…

Ruby Lee McCoy, 73, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021, at Longwood Community Living Center in Booneville. She was born on December 31, 1948, in Jumpertown to Earnest and Rosie Barnett McCoy. Funeral services will be Sunday, September 26, 2021, at 2:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home w…

Mrs. Brenda Ann Hester, 74, died Friday, September 24, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital - North Mississippi in Oxford, MS. The funeral service will be held on Monday, September 27, 2021, at 2:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Thomas officiating. Burial will follo…

Friday, September 24, 2021

Charles White 84, passed away at his home on Thursday, September 23, 2021. Charles attended school at Cedar Hill and was a veteran of the MS Army National Guard. He was a salesman for Pepsi Cola for 20 years and Tupelo Hardware for 35 years and he also farmer for 20 years. He was a member of…

Donnie Ray Roebuck, 51, passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Donnie Ray was born on March 20, 1970 in Waukegan, IL to Ronnie Ray and Brenda Jean Christian Roebuck. Growing up in Aberdeen, he attended Aberdeen schools and he was marrie…

Shannon Orrick Williams, 50, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021, at her residence in Red Bay, AL. Services will be on Sunday, September 26, 4 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Red Bay, AL. Visitation will be on Sunday, September 26, 2-4 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL. Burial …

Jimmy Story , 60, passed away on September 19, 2021, at his home in Pontotoc. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home of Pontotoc.

Chad Byers, 30, passed away Thursday, September 22, 2021, at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Tuesday September 28, 2021 viewing and service starts at 10:30 - 4:30 at Fredonia Baptist Church 1616 County Road 86 New Albany. Serenity Simmons Funeral Home of New Albany is …

Sherrie Russell, 62, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021 at NMMC-Tupelo, MS. She was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church where she attended for many years. She was a factory worker and homemaker. She loved going to the car races, playing on the computer, going to ballgames, and fishing(as…

Houston- Cindy Darlene Alford Walls, 57, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born April 16, 1964 in Calhoun County to Mrs. Earlene Garrett Alford and the late Leslie Paul Alford. Cindy was co-owner of Paradise Pallet Company, a home…

Joshua Medcalf , 27, passed away on September 22, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by N.L. Jones Funeral Directors & Cremation Service.

Jewel May Rogers, 92, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, at her residence in Belmont, MS. Services will be on Sunday, September 26, 2 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Red Bay, AL. Visitation will be on Saturday, September 25, 6-9 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL. Burial wil…

Charles "Mike" Michael Morrison, 70, of Booneville passed away on Friday, September 24, 2021 at his home. He was a member of the Lamb's Chapel Methodist Church. He was a U.S. Vietnam Marine Veteran, he loved fishing, hunting, traveling, camping and playing snooker with his friend, Ronnie. Fu…

Virginia Harris Faulkner , 64, passed away on September 24, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center - Gilmore in Amory, Mississippi. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Kevin M Daniel , 34, passed away on September 24, 2021, at his home in Blue Springs. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Simmons Funeral Home of New Albany.

Lexie W. Sheffield, Jr. 72, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. He was born March 20, 1949 to the late Lexie Wilson Sheffield Sr. and the late Marie Barrett Sheffield. He worked as a carpenter for many years before his retirement. He enjoyed …

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Edna "Kate" Poole, 82, passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center - Gilmore, Amory, MS. She born on November 17, 1938, in Gattman, MS to the late Grady West and Alice Johnson West. Kate grew up in the Gattman community with a large family, including fiv…

Dan Tipton, 88, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, at Aberdeen Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Aberdeen. Services will be on Sunday, September 26, at 1 PM at Holland Funeral Directors- Tupelo Chapel with private burial in Kirkville Cemetery in Itawamba County.. Visitation wil…

Bobby Richey , 64, passed away on September 23, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Mississippi. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Clarcy Brandon, 85, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, September 25 at 11 AM at West Heights Baptist Church in Pontotoc with Rev. Dr. David Hamilton officiating and burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be on…

Otho O. Stevens, 81, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, at Courtyards Living Center in Fulton. Services will be on Tuesday, September 28 at 6 PM at Lee County Shrine Center, 812 S. Canal Street, Tupelo, MS 38804. Visitation will be on 30 minutes prior to the service at at the Shrine C…

Eddrick Gates , 27, passed away on September 22, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Community Funeral Directors and Cremations.

Pastor Ethell Finnie, 66, passed away Sunday, September 19, 2021, at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, September 25, 2021 @2:00p.m. at Agnew & Sons Funeral Chapel 337 College Ave Verona, MS . Visitation will be on Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 12:00- 2:…

Virgie McMullen, 79, passed away Saturday, September 18, 2021, at North Ms Medical Center in Eupora, MS. Services will be on 09/25/2021 at 1:00 P.M. at Pilgrim Rest MB Church, Ackerman. Visitation will be on 12:00 P. M. until hour of service at Pilgrim Rest M. B. Church, Ackerman. Burial wil…

Lynda Sue Nix, 77, became totally healed and met her Savior face to face on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. Born on January 13, 1944, in Pontotoc, Mississippi, she was the daughter to the late Charles Hubert Branham and Essie Modean Franklin Branham. Sue grew up in Pontotoc County. She graduate…

Vernice "Jody" Taylor , 74, passed away on September 23, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center - Gilmore in Amory, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Lexie Sheffield , 72, passed away on September 23, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Senter Funeral Home .

Prentiss Moore, 48, passed away Saturday, September 18, 2021, at University Medical Center in Jackson. Services will be on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 1pm at Abundant Life Assembly. Visitation will be on today from 2pm - 5pm at Community Funeral Directors. Burial will follow at Heavenly …

Willie Maxwell, Jr., 65, passed away Monday, September 20, 2021, at Columbus, MS in Columbus, MS. Services will be on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 11:00 am. at Enon Cemetery in Ackerman, MS. Visitation will be on One hour prior to service time. at Montgomery Mortuary in Houston, MS in cha…

Christopher Lee Walker, 38, of Tupelo, MS, died Thursday September 16, 2021 at North MS Medical Center. He was born June 8, 1983 in Tupelo, MS to Richard Walker and the late Doris Ann Claiborne. From the moment he was born, his inner joy seemed to shine. Everyone loved him instantaneously as…

Thomas Floyd Burchett, 54, lifelong resident of Tippah County, passed away Wednesday afternoon, September 22, 2021 at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth. Funeral Services remembering the life of Tommy will be at 2 PM Friday, September 24 at Lowry Church near Ripley. Bro. Doc Shelton …