Wednesday, April 01, 2020
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Ecru- Jackye Benjamin Day, daughter of Mary Etta Young Lyons and R. C. Lyons was born May 15,1945, in New Albany, Mississippi and died March 31, 2020 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Sandra Hutson, 76, passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at her home. She was born July 15, 1943 to the late Leo Gister and the late Pearl Anderson Gister. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church. She enjoyed shopping, watching TV, visiting friends and spending time with her fam…

Wendell Hutson, 76, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at Region One hospital in Memphis. He was born January 20, 1944 to the late Argie Hutson and the late Mary Cleo Kerr Hutson in Tremont. He was a member of Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church and a Vietnam veteran. He enjoyed working outside,…

Jimmy Dale Whitt, Sr. , 80, passed away on March 31, 2020, at NMMC- Tupelo in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Memorial Funeral Home - Houston .

Melbee Webb Jr , 39, passed away on February 29, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Belle Memorial Funeral Home-Aberdeen Go to bellememorialfuneralhomes.com for update.

Brandon Eugene Pankey, 39, lifelong resident of Union, Lee and Lafayette counties, died Monday, March 23, 2020 at Region One Medical Center in Memphis. A private Memorial Service is planned. Arrangements will be provided by New Albany Funeral and Cremation Care. Brandon was born November 21,…

WALNUT, MS -- Brenda Sue Kennedy, 66, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth, MS. Services will be on Friday April 3, 2020 Private Family Graveside Service at Charity Church of Jesus Christ.

Gladys Marie Bowlin, 86, died April 1, 2020 at the Baptist Oxford Hospital in Oxford, MS. Born in Myrtle, MS on November 6, 1933 to Alvie Vernon Robbins and Lera Knox Robbins. She was a gifted art teacher in the Marshall County Schools and a member of the First Baptist Church of Hickory Flat…

VINA, AL -- Loucille Carter, 89, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at Generations of Red Bay in Red Bay, AL. Services will be on Thursday, April 2, 2 p.m. at Dempsey Cemetery. Burial will follow at Dempsey Cemetery.

David Clifton Chambliss, age 53, of Villa Rica, passed away, Saturday, March 28, 2020 after a 10 month battle from a stroke. He was born on October 17, 1966 in Louisville, MS the son of the late Mr. David Chambliss and Mrs. Rita Hood (Bobby). He graduated from Nanih Waiya High School in 1985…

Lillian Christine Eaton , 93, passed away on March 31, 2020, at NMMC-Pontotoc in Pontotoc. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Memorial Funeral Home - Houston .

William Boyd "Billy" Haney Jr. (1939-2020) Billy Haney, age 80, died at his home in Tupelo, MS on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, after a long battle with cancer. Billy was born in Pontotoc, MS to Annie Miller Ray and W.B. Haney Sr on 7 December 1939. Billy and his brother Burt lived with their par…

Barbara Jean Gambrell, 74, transitioned into eternity on Sunday, March 29, 2020, with her beloved sisters, Valerie and Juanita, by her side at North Mississippi Medical Center. She was born in Blue Springs, Mississippi on August 3, 1945, to the late Frank and Bernice Gambrel. She professed a…

Steven Forrest Mann, 52, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at his home in Booneville. He was born on May 8, 1967, in Memphis, TN, to Herman Earl Mann and Patricia Davis Mann. He drove a truck for many years and was known to his trucker friends as "Rooster". He liked to fly drones and taki…

Dorothy Mae Mask, 73, passed away March 31, 2020 at her home in Houlka. She was a homemaker, loving mom and grandmother. She loved spending time with her babies. She is survived by her daughter, Tammie Sartin; sons, Donald Mask, Jr. and James Mask; granddaughters, Tammie Jamison(Chad), Barba…

Mrs. Jessie Elaine Crum Prather was born in Tiplersville, MS to the late Mr. Frank Bell Crum and Ms. Amanda Lane. She departed this life on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at her home in Milwaukee, WI. She graduated from Walnut Colored High School in Walnut, MS in 1957. She was joined in holy matr…

Willie Echols , 73, passed away on April 01, 2020, at Methodist Health Care in Olive Branch. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home of Holly Springs.

63, away on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at her residence in Okolona. Georgia Washington was born to his late parents, Leevester Elliott and Ella Lee Taylor on October 2, 1956 in Chickasaw Co. Ms. Washington was a member of Zion Springs MBC choir and also a 1975 Okolona High School graduate. Geo…

68, passed away on Mon., March 30, 2020 at NMMC in Tupelo. William Earl Collins was born to his late parents, Odell Collins and Lorene Fields on May 28, 1951 in Chickasaw Co. "Leg" was a 1969 graduate of Fannie Carter High School. William Earl "Leg" Collins is survived by his wife of 48 year…

Billy Burns Bennett passed peacefully on Monday, March 30, 2020 at North Mississippi Medical Center after a short illness. He was 85 years of age. Billy was born on July 21, 1934 to Albert Holley Bennett and Mary Fay Burns Bennett of the Wheeler community. He graduated from Wheeler High Scho…

Jerry Brounson , 53, passed away on April 01, 2020, at St Francis Hospital in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home of Holly Springs.

L C Conner , 60, passed away on April 01, 2020, at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Simmons Funeral Home of New Albany.

OKOLONA, MS -- Rickey Lee Cook, 63, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020, at his home in Okolona, MS. Services will be on Friday, April 3, 2020 at 12pm, Graveside at Oddfellows Rest Cemetery, 300 Whitfield Street, Aberdeen, MS. Visitation will be on one hour prior to service. Expressions of sy…

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TIPPAH COUNTY -- John Michael Ross Berryman, 21, passed away Friday, March 27, 2020, in Prentiss County. Services will be on Saturday, April 4 at 3 P.M. at E.P.W. located at 1714 N 2nd St  Booneville, MS 38829.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

UNION/ LAFAYETTE COUNTY -- Brandon Eugene Pankey, 39, passed away Friday, March 20, 2020, at Region One in Memphis. Services will be on Memorial Service will be announced at a later date at Arrangements provided by New Albany Funeral & Cremation Care..

Daniel Steven "Danny" Dempsey, 65, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020 at the North Mississippi Medical Center after a brief illness. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of William Sherman Dempsey and Wilma Beatrice Farley Dempsey. A longtime resident of Lee County, he was a 1973 grad…

HOUSTON -- Lena Mae Naron, 89, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center Hospice Unit in Tupelo, Mississippi. Services will be on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at Wesley Chapel Cemetery privately.

On Monday, March 30, 2020, God reclaimed his own. Ms. Marine Crump, 90, went home to be with her Heavenly Father. She was born on March 6, 1930, to the late Elsie Davis and Joe Brandon. She was united in holy matrimony to Ollie Buford Crump. Ms. Marine confessed hope in Christ at an early ag…

Velma Louise Monaghan, 92, passed away on Monday, March 30, 2020 at Diversicare Nursing Center in Amory. Born on January 12, 1928, she was a daughter of Lester Lee and Rowena Kennedy Duncan. Louise met the love of her life, J.B. "Mutt" Monaghan while in high school. She and Mutt married and …

Trevian Pegues , 20, passed away on March 30, 2020, at Regional Medical Center in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Autry Funeral Home of Holly Springs.

Gola Faye Loden (73) passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at her home in Baldwyn after a long battle with cancer. She was born November 26, 1946 to Travis and Exie Taylor Jamerson. She loved the Lord, being with her puppy Jake and walking at the gym with the ladies, especially her special fri…

TUPELO -- Louise Copeland Bunville, 74, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 2 PM at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors with burial in Chapel Grove Cemetery at Chesterville. Visitation will be on …

PARIS -- Ralph Newman, 89, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Yalobusha County Health Care in Water Valley . Services will be on Wednesday at 2:00 pm at Banner Cemetery. Visitation will be on 1:00-2:00 Wednesday at Banner Cemetery.

Jacqueline Rogers , 48, passed away on March 29, 2020, at her home in Water Valley. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Daniels Funeral Home of Water Valley.

HOUSTON -- Nancy Aubert, 66, passed away Sunday, March 27, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on April 5, 2020 at 1:30 at Duncan Hill Cemetery.

Wendell Hutson , 76, passed away on March 31, 2020, at Region One Health Medical Center in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Senter Funeral Home .

POTTS CAMP, MS -- William Frank Westmoreland, 54, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at his home in Potts Camp. Services will be on Friday, April 3, 2020 at 2:00 PM at graveside in Lebanon Cemetery in Potts Camp with the Holly Springs Funeral Home in charge. A visitation will be held at gr…

Helen Rose James Lackey died on March 28, 2020, at The Arbor in Ridgeland, MS. She was 89. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 11:00am at Calhoun City Cemetery. Pryor Funeral Home of Calhoun City is in charge of arrangements. She was born September 28, 1930, the da…

GUNTOWN -- Jerry Allen Hester, 58, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at his son's home in Baldwyn. Services will be on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 12 pm at Kesler Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Thursday from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Unity C…

Tracye Page, 53, departed this earthly life Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at North Mississippi Medical Center. Tracye was born September 1, 1966 to Samuel and Johnnye Johnson in Detroit, Michigan. He was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church where he served as a lay speaker, a member of t…

Barney Frost, Jr , 27, passed away on March 28, 2020, in Water Valley. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Community Funeral Directors and Cremations.

HORNLAKE -- Charles Duke, Jr., 76, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at Baptist Desoto in Southaven. Services will be on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 2PM at Redland Cemetery.

NEW ALBANY -- John Oxley, 74, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Magnolia Place in New Albany. Services will be on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 2PM at Ingomar Cemetery.

VARDAMAN -- Mary Pierson, 76, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Baptist Nursing Home in Calhoun City. Services will be on Tuesday at 2:00 pm at New Providence Cemetery.

Brenda Kennedy , 66, passed away on March 31, 2020, at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McBride Funeral Home .

Terry Joe Vandygriff, 47, resident of Blue Mountain and retired Blue Mountain Volunteer Fireman, passed away Sunday evening, March 29, 2020 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo following a brief illness. A private family graveside service will be at 11 AM Wednesday, April 1 at Blue …

Shirley W. "Honey" Ramer, 79, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at her residence in Booneville. She was born on November 12, 1940, in Prentiss County to Willard Wesley Carter and Frankie Pearle Tennison Carter. She was a seamstress and owned several fabric shops throughout her life. She en…

Lizzie Vee Boyd was born June 17, 1926 to the late Willie Perry Carroll and Linnie Murry Carroll in Blue Mountain, MS. She departed this life on Friday, March 27th, 2020 at Tippah County Hospital in Ripley, MS. In the 1940's she married Luther Bryson Boyd, they were married for over 50 years…

Superintendent Bernell Hoyle was born December 6, 1937 in Lamar, MS to the late James and Annie Brown Hoyle. He departed this earthly life on March, 25, 2020 at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Bernell Hoyle received the Lord at the early age and united with Samuel Chapel Missionary Ba…