Monday, May 10, 2021

Marvelle Jean Lyle Tartt, 87, left this earth and began her new life in Heaven on Friday, May 7, 2021. Born on June 28, 1933, in Amory, MS, she was a daughter of the late Gladys Gertrude Faust and William Gorman Lyle. Jean grew up in Monroe County and attended Amory High School. In 1946, she…

Carolyn Hill , 60, passed away on May 09, 2021, at Magnolia Regional Hospital in Corinth. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home Holly Springs .

Carolyn "Peggy" Berryhill , 88, passed away on May 10, 2021, at Countrywood Manor in Mantachie. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors. Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.

Rick Daniel, 61, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2021, at his residence in Verona. Services will be on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 2 PM at Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 1 PM until service time only at Holland Funeral Directors. Burial will follow…

Davion Deshawn "Shawn" Wilson , 44, passed away on May 10, 2021, at Methodist Germantown Hospital in Germantown, TN. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Payton Mortuary.

Richard "Dick" Starlyn Young , 84, passed away on May 07, 2021, at Piedmont Henry Hospital in Henry County, Georgia. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home .

Bobby Guest , 81, passed away on May 09, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home .

Toni Gunter, 71, passed away Thursday, May 06, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus. Services will be on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 1 PM at Hamilton Church of God of Prophecy. Visitation will be on Wednesday at the chruch from 11am until 12:45 PM Burial will follow at McDuffa Cemetery.

Billie Sue Dulaney, 90, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021, at Rolling Hill Manor in Zion, IL. Services will be on Friday, May 14, at 11:00 a.m. at Cutshall Funeral Home in Iuka. Visitation will be on Friday, May 14, from 10:00 a.m. until service time at Cutshall Funeral Home in Iuka. Burial…

Marie McLemore, 88, passed away Saturday, May 08, 2021, at her residence in Hamilton. Services will be on Tuesday, May 11 at 4 PM at Tisdale Lann Memorial Funeral Home, Aberdeen. Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 11 from 3 pm until 3:45 PM at at the funeral home.

Michael Hudson , 59, passed away on May 10, 2021, at his residence in Cairo Community of Pontotoc County. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Glenfield Funeral Home .

Jessie Faye Mosley , 73, passed away on May 08, 2021, at sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Simmons Funeral Home New Albany.

Teresa Diane Townsend, 59, passed away Tuesday, May 04, 2021, at her home in CORINTH . Services will be on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at noon at Mason St. Luke Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday Evening, May 12, from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Patterson Memorial Chapel . Burial will follow …

Anna Kathleen "Kathy" Wood, 80, previously from New Albany, MS passed away Saturday, May 1st at home in Atlanta, GA. Kathy was born in Torrington, WY to Homer and Meredith Hood, the middle of five children. She grew up on a farm, then after graduating from Torrington High School, she moved t…

Mrs. Charlene Wood Edmondson, after a long, blessed life, departed her earthly pilgrimage for her home in eternity from Sanctuary Hospice House on Sunday afternoon, May 9, 2021. Mrs. Edmondson was born in Calhoun County, MS. on April 6, l925 to the late Joseph V. Wood and Ivy Baker Wood. She…

James Ward Simmons passed away Saturday night, May 8, 2021, on his 38th wedding anniversary at Baldwyn Nursing Facility after an extended illness. James was born July 12, 1956, in Tupelo to George Ward and Reba Simmons. He received his education at Tupelo Public Schools and later excelled in…

Michael David McAfee, 80, passed away Monday, May 10, 2021, at his residence in Tiplersville. Services will be on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 11 AM at in The Heritage Chapel of The Ripley Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 from 6 PM to 8 PM at in The Heritage Chapel of …

John Franklin Hosley , 65, passed away on May 09, 2021, at his home in Algoma. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home Pontotoc .

Peggy Joyce Walls , 80, passed away on May 09, 2021, at automobile accident in Holly Springs. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home Holly Springs .

Michael David McAfee, 80, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home Monday, May 10, 2021 in Tiplersville. Funeral Services honoring the Christian life of Mr. McAfee will be at 11 AM Wednesday, May 12, 2021 in The Heritage Chapel of The Ripley Funeral Home with Bro. Rick Cisowski offi…

Jessie Faye Mosley, 73, passed away Saturday, May 08, 2021, at Sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc .Graveside. Services will be on Saturday May 15, 2021 11:00 a.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery . Visitation will be on Friday May 14, 2021 4:00 - 6:00 at Serenity Simmons Funeral Chapel 722 Coulter Drive …

Bruce McMillen , 54, passed away on May 05, 2021, at NMMC in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Waters Funeral Home .

Renold Wallace "Butch Bear" Clayton JR, 66, of Mantachie passed away in this home on Friday, April 30, 2021. Renold was a fun loving man who enjoyed hunting, fishing, and being with his friends. He was a member of the Lost Corner Hunting Club. Renold had received a business degree at Mississ…

Sunday, May 09, 2021

Ralph Stanley Adams, 65, passed away Saturday, May 08, 2021, at his residence in Vina. Services will be on Tuesday, May 11, 2 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Red Bay, AL. Visitation will be on Monday, May 10, 5-8 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL.

Cindy R. Davis passed away Saturday, May 8, 2021 at the North Mississippi Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer. She was 58. Cindy was born in Illinois on April 22, 1963, the daughter of Harold and Jean Miller Sanford. She grew up in Lee County and graduated from Shannon H…

Saturday, May 08, 2021

Barbara Jean Livingston, 78, of Booneville, passed away on Friday, May 7, 2021 at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. She attended the Liberty Church of Christ, loved reading, crossword puzzles, researching genealogy and working in her flowers. Funeral services will be at 2:00 P.M. on Monday,…

Tony Griffith , 57, passed away on May 08, 2021, at Home in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .

Garry Keith Weathers, 60, resident of New Albany, passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Funeral Services honoring the life of Mr. Weathers will be at 11 AM Monday, May 10 in The Memory Chapel of New Albany Funeral & Cremation Care with Bro. Ker…

Shirley Jane Griffin passed away Friday, May 7, 2021 at the North Mississippi Medical Center. She was 82. Born February 17, 1939 in Corinth, Jane was the daughter and youngest child of Claude and Wincie Stiles Turner. In 1957 she married Robert E. Griffin and they shared 58 years of marriage…

James Wesley Mercer, 88, resident of Benton County, passed away Friday morning, May 7, 2021 at the Methodist Olive Branch Hospital in Desoto County. Funeral Services honoring the life of Mr. Mercer will beat 2 PM Monday, May 10 at Canaan Baptist Church in Benton County with Bro. Paul Adams o…

James Graden “Jim” Moore, Jr., age 65 of Franklin, TN, died suddenly on Monday, April 5, 2021, at Williamson County Medical Center in Franklin, Tennessee. He was born on June 2, 1955, in Amory, Mississippi to Jim and Alice Miller Moore. He married Cindy Caveness on January 25, 1986, in Stark…

Friday, May 07, 2021

34, passed away on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at NMMC in Tupelo. Kimberly "Poo" Whitesides was born to Fost and Terrie Whitesides on May 27, 1986 in Lee Co. She graduated from Shannon High School and later became a teacher assistant. Kimberly "Poo" Whitesides is survived by her parents; Fost Whites…

Luther Brooks Epting, Sr. died on May 6, 2021 at home in West Point, with his family by his side. Luther was born on January 18, 1942 in New Albany, MS to Brooks and Avis Epting (deceased). Luther was a graduate of ltawamba Junior College and Mississippi College where he excelled in basketba…

Joe Skeets Moore, 76, passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at his home. He worked in the trucking industry for 30 years. He loved his wife and son with all his heart. His two granddaughters, Kaylee and Maggie, made his heart sing and he loved them deeply. He was their greatest fan at their sof…

Greta Long, 66, passed away Tuesday, May 04, 2021, at her home in Corinth. Services will be on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 12:00 pm at Forrest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be on Monday, May 10, 2021 from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm at Patterson Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Forrest Hill Cemetery.

Janet Teresa Simpson Huggins was born October 7, 1955 in Ripley, Mississippi and passed away May 5, 2021 in Oakland, Tennessee. She was preceded in death by her parents, Woodie E. and Toie K. Bishop Simpson and brother, Jerry K. Simpson. She leaves behind her husband of 42 years, John Huggin…

Shelton Ray Godsey, 81, passed away Thursday May 6, 2021, at Magnolia Regional Health Center. He was born November 5, 1939, to Alex M. Godsey and Ida Rayburn Godsey. He served in the United States Army National Guard. Mr. Godsey loved to hunt, fish, gardening, and spending time with his fami…

Douglas M. Johnson, 79, passed away Friday, May 7, 2021, at his home. He was born March 22, 1942 to the late Flavis Johnson and the late Ruby Hall Johnson in Itawamba County. He worked as a sewing machine mechanic for many years before his retirement. He was a member of Fairview Baptist Chur…

Terry Lane Pounds, 64, passed away Friday, May 07, 2021, at his home in New Site. Services will be on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 3 pm at Pleasant Valley Cemetery. Condolences to the family may be made online at www.keslerfuneralhome.com.

James Mercer , 88, passed away on May 07, 2021, at Methodist Hospital in Olive Branch. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home .

Wilson Morris, 91, passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center Hospice. He was born December 20, 1929 to the late Wheeler Morris and the late Nola Margaret Hood Morris. He was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. He was hard working man, an avid gardener, love…

Lee Carlton Voyles was born December 16, 1929 to Lenzie A. Voyles and Willie Viola Ferrell Voyles in Brownfield, MS. He was married to Cheryl Decker Voyles. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force serving during the Korean Conflict and Vietnam War. He retired with 22 1/2 years of ser…

Ottie Lee Westbrook Martin, age 90, passed away to be with her Lord on May 6, 2021, at Traceway Manor in Tupelo, MS. A native of Chickasaw County, MS, she was born on November 14, 1930. Mrs. Martin was a kindergarten teacher in the Arvada, CO Public Schools for over 25 years. She received he…

Thursday, May 06, 2021

Jaquavious Evans, 23, passed away Monday, May 03, 2021, at his home residence in Maben, MS. Services will be on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 12:00 Noon at Antioch Church Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday, May 8, 2021 from 11:30 AM - 12:00 Noon at Antioch Church Cemetery. Burial will follo…

Donald Wayne "DW" Robinson, 82, passed on Wednesday, May 05, 2021 at his home. He was a project superintendent for Ivey Mechanical, C S Poole and Lee Company. He enjoyed horses, fast boats and classic cars. He was instrumental in the construction of many buildings and he was so proud to be p…

Terry Wayne Gray , 68, passed away on May 06, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Booneville Funeral Home .

Jerome "Bubba" Pounds, 56, passed away Sunday, May 02, 2021, at his residence in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, May 8, 2021 2:30 pm at Mullens Cemetery in Nettleton. Visitation will be on today from 4pm - 6pm at Community Funeral Directors in Nettleton. Condolences may be made at comm…

Dr. Marion Edward Hill, 69, resident of Ripley and retired dentist, passed away Tuesday evening, May 4, 2021 at his beloved Mill Creek lake house on Pick-Wick Lake. Funeral Services with full Masonic rites will be at 2 PM Friday, May 7 in The Heritage Chapel of Ripley Funeral Home. Bro. Stev…