Thursday, December 12, 2019

Starkville - Thomas E. "Tom" Stanford, Sr., PhD, 90, passed away on Monday, December 9, 2019 at OCH Regional Medical Center, Starkville, MS. Born in Amory, MS on October 22, 1929, he was a son of the late Estelle Tartt Stanford and Fred Jackson Stanford, Sr. He proudly served in the United S…

Roy Lillard Cummings, 81, passed away on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center, Tupelo, MS. He was born in Monroe County, on August 10, 1938, to the late Troy Columbus Cummings and Leona Lann Cummings. Roy grew up in the Smithville area and went to work at a young…

TUPELO -- E . J. Johnson, 59, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at his home in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. at Peoples Community Church in Tupelo, MS. Visitation will be on Friday, December 13, 2019 3-5p.m. and family hour 5-6 p.m. at Agnew &…

Syble Lee (Pinson) Mitchell, 87, of Old Cairo, MS passed away peacefully on December 7, 2019 at Hospice Alliance House in Pleasant Prairie, WI. Born in Paden, MS, on May 20, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Wallace and Bertie (Wright) Pinson. Syble moved to Kenosha, WI in the 1950's wh…

Robbin Lynn Glover, Jr , 36, passed away on December 08, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Della Lloyd Harris , 67, passed away on December 09, 2019, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville , TN. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home of Holly Springs .

Amber Cabebe Allen , 35, passed away on December 09, 2019, at Region One Medical Center in Memphis, TN. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford.

Joe Cooper, 90, retired cattleman, farmer and longtime Marshall County Supervisor, departed this life peacefully, at home with family, on Wednesday, December 11, 2019. Born to the late Donnie Barber Cooper and Everett Cooper in the Bethlehem community on October 15, 1929, Joe graduated from …

James Rollins , 79, passed away on December 12, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Cleveland Moffett Funeral Home.

OXFORD FORMERLY OF WEST POINT -- Mr. Roger Allen Fulgham, 73, passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at Mississippi Veterans Home in Oxford. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 from …

HICKORY FLAT, MS -- Tony Sharp, 32, passed away Tuesday, December 03, 2019, at his home in Hickory Flat. Services will be on Saturday December 14, 2019 1:00 at Potts Camp High School Gym. Visitation will be on Friday December 13, 2019 4:00 - 6:00 at Serenity Autry Funeral Home. Burial will f…

Obie Lee Morgan , 96, passed away on December 12, 2019, at Advocate South Suburban Hospital in Markham, IL. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Belle Funeral Home of Aberdeen.

Shelby Jean Dykes , 70, passed away on December 12, 2019, at her residence in Amory. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Ollie Lee Berry was born June 14, 1946 in Blue Mountain, MS to the late Ollie and Annie D. Boyd Berry. He departed this earthly life on Thursday, December 5, 2019, at 73 years old. Ollie was affectionately known as "Flushy" and "The King." He was a believer in Christ, professed hope in Chris…

Myra Stonesifer , 79, passed away on December 12, 2019, at Santuary Hospice in Tupelo Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by United Funeral Service.

Annie Frances Harris Helms, went home to be with her heavenly father and sweet husband on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at her daughter's home in Ridgeland. Frances was born on October 7, 1929 in Plantersville to Quitman and Noreen Bowles Harris, who preceded her in death. The love of her lif…

TUPELO -- Dan Hall, 62, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 11 am at Genesis Church in Tupelo. Condolences to the family may be made online at www.keslerfuneralhome.com.

EUPORA -- Angela Lamar "Spanky" Hatchett, 41, passed away Tuesday, December 12, 2019, at home in Calhoun City. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1 pm at Church of God Our Lord and Jesus Christ. Visitation will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 from 11-1 pm at Church of God O…

TUPELO -- Mary Onell Taylor, 87, passed away Saturday, December 07, 2019, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 11:00A.M. at Springhill M. B. Church 593 North Green St.. Visitation will be on Friday, December 13, 2019 3-5 P.M. and family hou…

Martha Raye Thomas Brooks,74, was born on January 9, 1945 in Ripley, Mississippi. She departed her earthly life on December 8, 2019 at Diversicare in Ripley, MS. She leaves to cherish her memories: son, Lincoln Brooks of Ripley, Mississippi; daughter, Argentry (Donit) Fisher of Mesquite, Tex…

WEST POINT, MS -- Alonzo "Lake" Robertson, 70, passed away Tuesday, December 03, 2019, at his home residence in West Point, MS. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Robertson M.B. Church. Visitation will be on Friday, December 13, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.…

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

HATLEY -- Dathol Camp, 93, passed away Sunday, December 08, 2019, at Old Jefferson Community Center in Baton Rouge, LA. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Saturday from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral h…

Sandra Beth Steffens, 64, died Tuesday, December 11, 2019, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. She was born April 12, 1955 in Flint, Michigan, to Billy Lee and Virginia Wayne Christian Miller. She was retired from FMC Corporation. She loved to give and do things for people. She loved th…

AMORY -- Billy C. Rainey, 63, passed away Sunday, December 09, 2019, at home in Amory. Services will be on Friday, Dec 13, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Rose of Sharon COGIC.

POTTS CAMP, MS -- Joe R. Cooper, 90, passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at his home in Potts Camp. Services will be on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Salem Baptist Church with the Holly Springs Funeral Home in charge. A visitation will be held at the church Friday 11:00 am un…

ASHLAND, MS -- Gussie Mae Dowdy, 80, passed away Sunday, December 08, 2019, at her home in Ashland. Services will be on Saturday December 14, 2019 12:00 Noon at Miracle Temple Salt & Light Ministries 1126 Allen Corner Rd Lamar, MS Elder Fredrick Franklin Eulogist. Visitation will be on F…

Arlie Jefferson Hanchey, Jr., known to his family as "Judge" and to his friends as "The Hanch," died Tuesday, December 10, 2019 from a sudden, unexpected illness. The All-Star athlete and Mr. Baton Rouge High School was born in Oberlin, Louisiana on March 17, 1945 to the late Arlie Jefferson…

Rodney Neal Bogue, 65, passed away December 10,2019 in Oxford, MS. Rodney was born July 2,1954 to Robert L. Bogue and Quay Frazier Bogue of Etta, MS. After retiring from North Pontotoc Attendance Center in Ecru, MS where he worked in maintenance, he enjoyed hunting and fishing. He attended O…

DUMAS, MS -- William Robert "Billy" McCall Jr, 69, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Services will be on Friday December 13, 2019 2:00 PM at McBride Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be on Thursday December 12, 2019 5:00 PM until 9:…

William Vance , 63, passed away on December 10, 2019, at Tippah County Nursing Home in Ripley, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Foster and Son Funeral Home in Ripley, MS.

Cynthia Ray Loggains Sparks of Tupelo died December 5, 2019 at North Mississippi Medical Center. A service celebrating her life will be 4 p.m. Friday, December 13, 2019, at St. Luke United Methodist Church, where she was a longtime member. Rev. Rob Gill will officiate. Visitation will be hel…

WEST POINT, MS -- William M. Royal, 80, passed away Friday, December 06, 2019, at his home residence in West Point, MS. Services will be on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Hermon M.B. Church. Visitation will be on Thursday, December 12, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Carte…

Pamela Payne , 54, passed away on December 10, 2019, at Overland Park Hospital in Kansas City, Kansas. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .

Virginia D. Browning, 86, died Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at North Ms. Medical Center Hospice, Tupelo, MS. She was born in Tishomingo County, MS and was a homemaker. She was a member of Highland Baptist Church, Tishomingo, MS. Services will be Friday, December 13, 2 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Ho…

SOUTHAVEN, MS -- Reagan Cale Sandy, 15, passed away Monday, December 09, 2019, at his home in Southaven. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 2:00PM at Heritage Christian Life Center in Southaven with the Holly Springs Funeral Home in charge. A visitation will also be held at H…

OXFORD, MS -- Christopher LaShun Holloway, 48, passed away Friday, December 06, 2019, at North MS Regional Center in Oxford. Services will be on Friday December 13, 2019 11:00 a.m. at Serenity Autry Funeral Home Pastor J.W. Smith officiating. Visitation will be on Friday December 13, 10:00 -…

BOONEVILLE -- Larry Glass, 66, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville. Services will be on Friday at 2:00 at Kesler Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Friday from 12:00 until service time

BYHALIA -- Carlon D. Rayford, 29, passed away Friday, December 06, 2019, at French road in Byhalia from an automobile accident. Services will be on Saturday December 14, 2019 12 Noon at Serenity Autry Funeral Home Chapel . Visitation will be on Friday December 13, 2019 4:00 - 6:00 at Serenit…

RIENZI -- Willie Huggins, 80, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at Regional One Trauma Center in Memphis. Services will be on Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Kesler Funeral Home Chapel. . Visitation will be on Thursday from 5 until 8 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Burial will be in…

Frances Helms , 90, passed away on December 11, 2019, at her daughter's residence in Ridgeland. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors. Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.

Janath "Jenny" W Hewitt went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, December 9, leaving behind a legacy as a loving wife; amazing mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother; a Christian, neighbor, friend, and citizen. She is leaving behind her loving husband of 59 years,…

Gailya Willene Denton, 88, died Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. She was born in the Enterprise community in Union County on January 19, 1931, the daughter of WIllie Wyatt and Ina Odell Smithey Denton. Mrs. Denton was a Baptist and a retired tax prepa…

Rev. William R. Vance, 63, was born May 24, 1956, to the late JC and Francis Vance in Ripley, MS. He departed this life on December 10, 2019, at Tippah County Nursing Home in Ripley, MS. He leaves to cherish his memories: his wife, Starlette M. Vance of Ripley, MS; four daughters, Dr. Freda …

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Willie Huggins , 80, passed away on December 10, 2019, at Regional One Trauma Center in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .

Billy McCall , 69, passed away on December 10, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McBride Funeral Home .

Vasti Beene, of Mount Pleasant, passed away on December 9, 2019 at the age of 85. She was born on May 4, 1934 in Walnut, Mississippi to William P. Crawford and Lois LaBrier Crawford. She was a licensed beautician and was a member of St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Mount Pleasant, Texas…

Kenton Williams , 53, passed away on December 10, 2019, at Diversicare Nursing Facility in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .

Dan Hall , 62, passed away on December 10, 2019, at NMMC in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .