Monday, May 25, 2020

- Malcolm Dennis Hill, 84, died Saturday, May 23,2020 at his residence. He was born on March 15, 1936 in New Albany to the late Alfred W. Hill and Lola Bell Sanford Hill. He was retired from Nabisco Company. He served our Country in the U. S. Army as a Military Police with the rank of Staff …

Helen Moreland , 91, passed away on May 24, 2020, at her home in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Booneville Funeral Home .

Homa W. Bailey, 96, passed this earthly life surrounded by his loving family on May 24, 2020 at his residence at Traceway Manor in Tupelo. He was born April 4, 1924 in Vardaman to the late parents of Elisha Allen Bailey and Annie Smith Bailey. He served his country during WWII, enlisting in …

RED BAY, AL -- Scotty Martin, 51, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020, at in Red Bay in Red Bay, AL. Services will be on Tuesday, May 26, 11 a.m. at Red Bay City Cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday, May 26, 10-11 at Red Bay City Cemetery. Burial will follow at Red Bay City Cemetery.

Teresa Lynn Fair Pate, 48, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at her home. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends and she was a Baptist. Funeral services were held at Waters Funeral Home on Sunday, May 24, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. with Bro. Bobby Casteel officiating. Burial will be in…

BOONEVILLE -- William E. Maness, 77, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020, at Tishomingo Manor in Iuka. Services will be on Tuesday at 3:00 at Piney Grove Baptist Church. Visitation will be on Monday from 5 until 8 & from 1:00 until service time Tuesday at Piney Grove Baptist Church. Buria…

RED BAY, AL -- Morris Hester, 97, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020, at Generations of Red Bay in Red Bay, AL. Services will be on Wednesday, May 27, 2 p.m. at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 27, 1-1:45 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL. Burial will f…

Mathew Perkins, Jr , 79, passed away on May 23, 2020, at Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center in Amory. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Belle Memorial Funeral Home-Amory.

62, passed away on Mon. May 18, 2020 at Meridian Regency Hospital in Meridian. Freddie Williams was born to his late parents, Bill Williams and Earlean Williams on Jan. 19, 1957 in Shannon. Mr. Williams was a graduate of Shannon High School and a former employee of Action Mfc. Freddie Willia…

Jerry W. "Knife Trader" Perry , 75, passed away on May 25, 2020, at Mantachie Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McNeece-Morris Funeral Home in Mantachie .

PEPPERTOWN -- Linda Mills West, 64, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at McNeece-Morris Funeral Home in Mantachie. Visitation will be on Tuesday, May 26, from 1:00 p.m. until service time a…

Sunday, May 24, 2020
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Edward Earl Campbell , 80, passed away on May 22, 2020, in Houston. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Baldwin Memorial Funeral Home .

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On May 24, Linda "Susie" DuVall's earthly life concluded and her Heavenly celebration at the feet of her Father began. Susie spent the entirety of her life in Saltillo, MS. She was an avid member of Oak Hill Community Church for over 50 years, where she served in many roles, her favorites be…

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James Parks Moore, 85, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020 at his home. He was born in Iuka, MS, September 14, 1934 to the late Charlie Washington Moore and Minnie Mae West Moore. He was best known as "JP" or "Pop" to many. He was a well known carpenter to the area for many years and his hobb…

Saturday, May 23, 2020

AMORY -- William Brannock "Bill" May, Sr., 82, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2020, at his residence in Amory. Services will be on Tuesday, May 26, 2020; 1:00 PM at Amory Historical Society Cemetery.

PONTOTOC -- Elaine Edwards, 75, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2020, at NMMC Gilmore-Amory in Amory . Services will be on 2pm, Sunday, May 24, 2020 at Pleasant Grove Cemetery .

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David Allen Seger , 65, passed away on May 23, 2020, at his residence in New Albany . Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by New Albany Funeral and Cremation Care.

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Jimmy Redden (Jack) Harris, 86, passed away Friday, May 22, 2020 at his home in Ripley, MS. He was born August 13, 1933 to the late Greely and Minnie Markham Harris in Sulligent, Alabama. He moved with his family to Amory, MS at an early age. He graduated from Amory High School, Itawamba Jun…

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Margaret J. "Penny" Nichols died Friday, May 22, 2020, at the Sanctuary Hospice House, at the age of 70. A native of Tupelo, she was born December 1, 1949 to James Theron and Margaret Nichols at the North Mississippi Medical Center. Penny was a graduate of the Mississippi University for Wome…

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Clenail Johnson,56, went home to his heavenly reward peacefully on Thursday, May 21, 2020, to play his guitar for the Lord. He passed away at NMMC-Gilmore Amory. He was born in Monroe County on February 15, 1964, to Arthur & Nancy Bell Westmoreland. He was known as the Guitar Man for man…

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James Vincent Gullett , 36, passed away on May 17, 2020, at Tippah County Hospital in Ripley . Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home .

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Bessie Lee Evans , 77, passed away on May 22, 2020, at North MS Medical Center in TUPELO. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Belle Memorial Funeral Home-Aberdeen.

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Harmon Odell Jourdan, 78, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020, at Tishomingo Living Center in Iuka. He was born September 11, 1941, to Harmon Owen and Lucille Jourdan. He was a member of East Marietta Baptist Church and a truck driver. A Celebration of Life Graveside service will be at 2:00 P…

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On May 20, 2020, William Mears, loving husband and father of two children, passed away at the age of 80. William was born on June 12, 1939 in Pratts, MS to Guy and Pearlie Mae (Ivy) Mears. He attended school in the Pratts and Baldwyn communities. William went to work for Super Sagless as a T…

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James Murry Smith, 81, passed away peacefully at his home after a brief illness. James was born August 16, 1938, the fifth child of Omer Burl and Ester Mae Smith. He grew up on a farm in Hughes, Arkansas where he graduated high school and attended the University of Arkansas. He was quite the…

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Robert Terry Myatt , 64, passed away on May 22, 2020, at Aberdeen Care Center in Aberdeen. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

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Laura M. Segars, 87, passed away May 22, 2020 at Chadwick Nursing Home in Jackson, MS. She worked in Jackson in several restaurants for many years. She loved to work in the garden and enjoyed all her grandkids, friends, and family. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Simmons(Larry) of Byra…

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William Maness , 77, passed away on May 23, 2020, at Tishomingo Manor in Iuka . Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .

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Betty Cockrell, age 82, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 22, 2020 at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo, MS. She was a native of Baldwyn, MS. Betty was an avid reader, enjoyed quilting, embroidery, and decorating her home. She had a very green thumb and loved taking care of her house plants. S…

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James Mack Holley , 90, passed away on May 22, 2020, at his residence in Boone, North Carolina . Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home .

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Myrtle Gillentine Slater was born in Itawamba County, MS on December 23, 1927 to the late Elijah and Angelia Enlow Gillentine. She departed this life on Friday, May 22, 2020 at Diversicare Nursing Home in Tupelo where she had resided the last year. Hers was a long and fruitful life. Like man…

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Keith Huey, 69, passed away May 22, 2020 at his home. He served in the U.S. Army and was a retired truck driver. He loved his family, fishing, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was a member of Potts Camp Methodist Church, where he was baptized. He is survived by his wife, Brenda Huey…

Friday, May 22, 2020
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Teresa Lynn Fair Pate, 48, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at her home. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends and she was a Baptist. Funeral services will be at Waters Funeral Home on Sunday, May 24, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. with Bro. Bobby Casteel officiating. Burial will be in V…

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Annie Lee Warren, age 94, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc. She was born August 2, 1925 to Herman and Lorena Jackson Prater. Annie Lee was a member of Toxish Baptist Church, where she was active in WMU and teaching Sunday school. She was retired from th…

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Mrs. Ilee Alexander , 97, passed away on May 22, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Simmons Funeral Home of New Albany.

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James Henry Heard , 79, passed away on May 22, 2020, at his home Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by N.L. Jones .

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CLENAIL JOHNSON , 56, passed away on May 21, 2020, at NMMC-Amory Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Darden and Sons Funeral Home .

Thursday, May 21, 2020

SHANNON -- Johnnie R. Johnson, 84, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 11:00A.M. at Pine Grove Cemetery in Shannon, MS. Visitation will be on 9-10:30 prior to service on Saturday at Agnew & Sons Funeral …

Theron Russell Hughes, 83, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at his home. Born on Febuary 1, 1937, in Monroe Coutny, he was a son to John Chesley and Leota Wiginton Hughes. Prior to his retirement, he worked for several years in the area furniture business and after 30 years from Babcoc…

TUPELO, MS -- Mr. Ortez Markee Williams, 53, passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at his home in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 2 pm, Graveside at Verona Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday, May 22 from 4-6 pm, Walk thru at N.L. Jones Funeral Directors. Expressions of…

TUPELO, MS -- Anthony Garth, 59, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 12 p.m., Graveside at Pine Grove Church Cemetery, Dorsey, MS. Visitation will be on Friday, May 22 from 4-6 pm, Walk thru at N.L. Jo…

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Irene Moment , 76, passed away on May 19, 2020, at Booneville Baptist Hospital in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Patterson Memorial Chapel .

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MARY LUCILLE DANKINS , 86, passed away on May 20, 2020, at her residence in Amory. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Darden and Sons Funeral Home .

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Steven Henry Schulenburg, 75, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at home in Booneville. He was born in Cook County, Illinois, on October 8, 1944, to John Frank Schulenburg and Marcia Ruth Martin Schulenburg. He had worked many years as a chief operating officer at multiple fastener manufac…

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Herbert Head , 91, passed away on May 21, 2020, at his home in Hamilton. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Cleveland Moffett Funeral Home.

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Donald Brady "Don" Jordan, 63, resident of the Lafayette Springs Community and lifelong resident of Union, Pontotoc and Lafayette Counties, departed this life Tuesday morning, May 20, 2020 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford following an extended illness. Funeral Services honoring the lif…

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Mary Lucille Dankins, 86, went home to her heavenly reward peacefully on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, She is now resting in the arms of the Lord free of pain. She was born in Monroe County, August 29, 1933, to the late Billy E. & Annie Gillelyen. She was married to the late Robert Dankins at…

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William May , 82, passed away on May 21, 2020, at his residence in Amory. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .