Mrs. McGlaun is survived by two daughters, Betty Joyce (Jerry) Flemons, and Susan (Quay) Worthem, both of Thaxton, MS; three sons, James Davis (Ida) McGlaun of Las Cruces, NM, Terry (Robin) McGlaun of Tupelo, and John (Donna) McGlaun, Jr., of Collinsville, IL; one special daughter, Roslyn (Karnard) Boles of Thaxton; one sister, Willie Ester (Ray) Satterwhite, of Tupelo; 17 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Mrs. McGlaun was preceded in death by her husband, John A. McGlaun, Sr.; her parents, N.J. McGee and Evie McGee; one son, Harold McGlaun; one sister, Barbara Smith; and two brothers, Bonnie O'Neal McGee and Lewis McGee.
She is survived by her children, Tena Marie Tutor Trixler, James Michael Tutor (Gail), and Brian Keith Tutor (Paula); her granddaughter, Brianna Nicole Trixler; her sister-in-law, Judy Dittman; her great aunt, Ethel Wenmaker; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Duane and Rachel Tutor; a host of nieces and nephews in Mississippi who loved her dearly; and her Tutor and Ferguson cousins in Pontotoc.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Leon Tutor; her parents, Harry McCarthy and Pauline Hjeltness ; her grandson, Sean Patrick Trixler; her siblings, John Dittman, Marguerite Nelson, Linda Eder, and Beverly Jean Dittman; and her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Carnice and Dorinda Tutor, Alvis and Christeen Bishop, Andy and Gladys Anderson, and Glen and Jean Tutor.
Services were Saturday, September 7, at Cooke Baptist Church with Father Tim Murphy and Bro. Junior Ritchie officiating. Burial was in Cooke Cemetery. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc was in charge of arrangements.
Services were Monday, September 9, at Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc with Rev. William "Bill" Mason officiating; burial will follow in the Pontotoc Memorial Gardens. Browning Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with the arrangements.
Survivors include her children, Linda Nell Baker (Gene) of Amory, MS, Buddy Cochran (Donna) of Tupelo, MS and Patricia Rose Graham (Reid) of Hurricane, MS; one sister, Faye Dillard Brown of Huntsville, AL; Seven Grandsons, Robert Baker, Roger Baker, Lindsey Cochran, Lewis Cochran, Samuel Sewell, Jody Sewell and Michael Graham; ten great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband, Milton Lindsey Cochran.
Pallbearers were Robert Baker, Roger Baker, Lindsey Cochran, Lewis Cochran, Samuel Sewell, Jody Sewell and Michael Graham.
Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 4 p.m., at Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc, with Rev. Jerry Grammer officiating. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is honored to assist the family with the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Darlene Taylor Huntington, of Pontotoc, MS; and his children, Kimberly Boschi (Gio), Christopher Huntington, both of Boston, MA, Kristi Munlin (Jason) of Pontotoc, MS and Denise Billings of Dallas, TX; one brother, Norman Huntington of England; six grandchildren, William Huntington, Nicholas Huntington, Lorenzo Boschi, Taylor Munlin, Katie Munlin, Chris Munlin and Jake Munlin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Alan Huntington.
Visitation will be on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or www.stjude.org
Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com
Born in Hurricane, MS to the late Frank and Cora Merle Spears, Dr. Spears coached and won the state basketball championship in Urich, MO. Billy was a member of St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Oxford, MS and the Kiwanis Club. He raised Beef Master cattle for 70 years and was a member of the Beef Master Breeders' Union. Dr. Spears earned a PhD. In Child Psychology at Ole Miss and served in the National Guard during the Meredith time. He worked at NMRC for 25 years as a liaison between NMRC and the University of Mississippi. He also, developed grants for RSVP Respite Care. Along with his parents, Dr. Spears was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Wilma Hale Spears.
He is survived by his son, Eric Spears and his wife, Stephanie of Oxford, MS and four grandchildren, Andrew Spears, Nathan, Zachery and Madelyn Medlin all of Oxford, MS.
Memorial contributions in Dr. Spears memory may be made to St. Andrews United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 6, Oxford, MS 38655.
In honor of Dr. Spears' service, the flag of the United Sates Army National Guard will be flown at Waller Funeral Home.
For additional information or to leave an online condolence, please call 662.234.7971 or visit www.wallerfuneralhome.com.
Funeral Services were held at His Grace Ministries in Houlka, Mississippi on Tuesday, September 10, with Rev. Tim Brown officiating.
Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery in Houlka, Mississippi. Houston Funeral Home will be in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife of over 30 years, Pam Perkins Denham of Houlka; his step-father, Trubert Warren of Houlka; his daughter, Lisa (Matt) Stegall of Pontotoc; three step- daughters, Nikki (Floyd) Sanderson of Olive Branch; Ericia (David) Marrone of Olive Branch, and Jennifer Perkins of Chalmette, LA.; one son, Jamie (Tracey) Denham of Algoma; his grandchildren, Samantha (Xavier) Bingham, Brooke Stegall, Katelin Denham, Addie McGregor, Ethan Baily, Mady Kay Savage, Caden Walker, and Casey Swinford; and one great grandchild, Bentley Bingham.
Pallbearers were Mike Davis, Vick Holladay, Ricky Russell, Brad Funderburk, Jake Holladay, Terry Leachman, Mike Paden and Roger Pettit.
Online condolences may be left on the Tribute Wall at www.houstonfuneralhomems.com
She is survived by her husband, Billy Jordan; brother, Rickey Kirk (Malinda); children, Kim Jackson (Jimmy), Sean Staggs (Heather), Kay Jordan and Gerald Jordan; grandchildren, Britteny McGregory, Kade Metts, Kayla Rush, Justin Bailey Staggs, Mickey Jackson, Savannah Jo Staggs, Christy Williams (Steve), Josh Jackson, and Tyler Jackson ; great grandchildren, Mallory Mathews, Aiden Stone, Eli McGregory, and Tori Goolsby; her nieces and nephews; and a special caretaker, Syble Martin.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Loin and Anna Lee Kirk.
Services will be today, Wednesday, September 11, at 2 p.m. at Baldwin Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc with Bro. Wayne Cobb officiating. Burial will follow in County Line Cemetery. Baldwin Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be Kade Metts, Justin Bailey Staggs, Andy Kirk, Adam Kirk, Richard Byrd, and Sammy Dowdy.
Visitation will continue today, Wednesday, September 11, from 12 noon until service time.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until service time at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 11 at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home, Pontotoc, Mississippi. Burial will be in Oak Forest Cemetery, Pontotoc County, Mississippi. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
The family requests memorials be sent to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 23, Ripley, Tennessee, or to Wounded Warriors.