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

Mr. Daniel Edgeston,74, was born June 2, 1945 to the late James and Beaula Edgeston in Falkner, MS. He departed this life on December 3, 2019 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. He leaves to cherish his memories: his wife, Verser Edgeston of Ripley, MS; two daughters, Tamico (…

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 .

WEST POINT, MS -- Joe W. Amos, 61, passed away Wednesday, December 04, 2019, at Merit Hospital in Jackson, MS. Services will be on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Hermon M.B. Church. Visitation will be on Thursday, December 12, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Hermon …

TUPELO -- Jenny Hewitt, 77, passed away Monday, December 09, 2019, at NMMC in Tupelo. Services will be on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019 at 11 AM at First Presbyterian Church, 400 W. Jefferson St. in Tupelo. Visitation will be on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 from 4 PM - 6 PM at Holland Funeral Director…

Lamar Hatchett , 41, passed away on December 10, 2019, at home in CALHOUN CITY. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Belle Funeral Home of Bruce.

TUPELO -- Barbara Ruth Rosato, 98, passed away Sunday, December 08, 2019, at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 at 11:30 AM at St. Luke United Methodist Church. Visitation will be on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 from 10:30 - service time at St. Luke Uni…

BYHALIA,MS -- Etta Mae Dockery, 72, passed away Friday, December 06, 2019, at Baptist Hospital Desoto in Southaven. Services will be on Friday December 13, 2019 12:00 Noon at St Paul M.B. Church Byhalia Dr. Andrew Cheairs Pastor,. Visitation will be on Thursday December 12, 2019 4:00 - 6:00 …

Jerry Wayne Roberts, 64, passed away on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at his home in Columbus. He was born in Monroe County on December 27, 1954 to Leamond, Sr. and Geneva Vines Roberts. He grew up in Monroe County later making his home in Columbus where he was a dedicated employee of Fairway Ice…

Mrs. Bettie Ann Ward Morris, 81, passed away on Monday, December 9, 2019 at her home in Hohenlinden, Mississippi. Bettie Morris was born in Chickasaw County, Mississippi on September 11,1938 to Julius Eugene Ward and Nora Susanna Huffman Ward. She was a member of Hohenlinden Baptist Church. …

Barbara Ruth Grauer "Bobbie" Rosato 98, died in Tupelo on December 8, 2019 after a brief illness. Born in Meridian, MS, she moved to Okolona, MS at the age of 12 and attended school there. After graduation she married the love of her life, Peter Rosato, Jr., a native of Bangor, PA. He was th…

James Aubrey Foote, Sr., 77, died Monday December 9, 2019 at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS after an extended illness. He was born September 23, 1942 in Aberdeen, MS to Aubrey Russell Foote and Dametra Barnes Foote and was a life long resident of Aberdeen. He taught metal…

MANTACHIE -- Jack Turner, 66, passed away Monday, December 09, 2019, at his home in Mantachie. Services will be on Private services will be held at a later date. McNeece-Morris Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be shared with the Turner family at mcneecemorr…

Virgil "Doodle" Pate, 95, passed away Monday, December 9, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born June 8, 1924 to the late Virgil Homer Pate Sr. and the late Eva Emiline Gober Pate in Fulton. He was a member of First Baptist Church. Virgil married Mary Ann Gilliland …

AMORY -- Thomas Stanford, 90, passed away Monday, December 09, 2019, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville. Services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019, 11:30 at Masonic Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday, from 10:00 - 11:00 AM at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home..

General Johnson , 88, passed away on December 10, 2019, at Diversicare in Ripley, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Foster and Son Funeral Home in Ripley, MS.

Ketmany Sirasombath, 39, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019, at the North Mississippi Medical Center due to an extended illness. He was born in Thailand to Bounmy Sirasombath and Souphy Bouaphavong Sirasombath. He is a Shannon High School graduate. Ketmany worked at multiple manufacturing …

Larry Glass , 66, passed away on December 10, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .

Mr. Raymond Lee Mabry age 79, passed away Tuesday November 26th 2019 at his home in Lake, MS. A visitation will be held at Wolf Funeral Services in Lake, MS on Sunday December 1, 2019 from 1:00 PM until 2:50PM. A funeral service will be held on Sunday December 1, 2019 at Wolf Funeral Service…

William H. Owens , 78, passed away on December 10, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .

HICKORY FLAT, MS -- Ray Beasley, 77, passed away Monday, December 09, 2019, at Landmark Nursing and Rehab in Booneville, MS. Services will be on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 10:00 am at graveside in McKay Cemetery with the Holly Springs Funeral Home in charge.

Arteria Johnson , 55, passed away on December 10, 2019, at NMMC-Hospice in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Williams Memorial Funeral Home .

AMORY -- Edthye Denna Thornton, 69, passed away Monday, December 09, 2019, at her residence in Amory. Services will be on Thursday, December 12, 2019; 11:00 AM at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be on Wednedsay night from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at the funeral home.