Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Eva Nell Roberts, age 85, died, Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus, MS. She was born January 24, 1935 in Monroe County. She grew up in a large family, and was the oldest daughter. She attended Hamilton School and was a graduate of Aberdeen High School. She m…

Mr. Kenneth "Kenny" Lee Weaver, 65, passed away on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Mississippi. He was born in Houston, Mississippi on November 19, 1954 to Leander Franklin Weaver and Cora Lee Harrington Weaver. Kenny was a faithful member of Macedoni…

Floyd Coburn , 75, passed away on October 26, 2020, at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis, TN. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Community Funeral Directors and Cremations.

Oneal Wood , 77, passed away on October 28, 2020, at North Al. Medical Center in Florence, AL. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Deaton Funeral Home, Belmont, MS.

Lucy Pickle Swindle, 81, died in the early morning hours on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Sanctuary Hospice House after an eight-month long illness. Lucy was born on Sunday, June 25, 1939 to Henry Leighton and LaVerne Pickle in McAdams, Mississippi. She attended school from first grade to g…

Ester Q. Neal , 77, passed away on October 27, 2020, at Methodist Germantown Healthcare in Germantown, TN. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Deaton Funeral Home, Belmont, MS.

H.M. Stewart , 77, passed away on October 28, 2020, at Diversicare Health & Rehabilitation Center in Ripley. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home .

Mary Frances Vinson Stephenson, 89, died Monday, Oct. 26, 2020 at NMMC after a brief illness. Born in the Mount Vernon Community of Lee County on March 6, 1931, she was the first of three children born to Roy Lee and Ottis Clayton Vinson. A lifelong Lee Countian, Mary Frances married Ray Ste…

Sylvia Cates Cleveland, 74, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born June 26, 1946 to the late Curtis Cates and the late Ruthie Johnson Cates. She retired from Delta International after many years of service. Sylvia was a member of Sh…

Jessie "Little Mack" Hawkins, 38, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family and friends. Jessie was diagnosed with Melanoma cancer in 2017. He was a lifelong mechanic and loving father and husband. He is survived by his wife, Amy Hawkins; his children, Channa…

Thelma Louise Northcutt, 95, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at Southern Magnolia, Golden, MS. She was born January 12, 1925 in Itawamba County, MS to Houston Northcutt and Effie Montgomery Northcutt. A teacher for forty-three years, she received her BS degree from Mississippi State Un…

Sarah Elizabeth Womble Marecle, 76, passed away October 27, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Booneville, MS, following an extended illness. Born on January 27, 1944, in Tuscaloosa, AL, she was the daughter of the late Allie Bedford Womble Jr. and Blanche Dunlap Womble. She moved with the f…

Wanda Grace Irby , 81, passed away on October 28, 2020, at NMMC-Extended Care in Pontotoc. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Tutor Memorial Funeral Home .

Myrl Lloyd Smith , 90, passed away on October 26, 2020, at Diversicare in Ripley, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Holly Springs Funeral Home .

David Hubert Floyd, 76, passed away Monday, October 26, 2020 at NMMC Hospice Unit in Tupelo, MS, after a brave battle with Cancer. He was born on March 8, 1944 in Fort Jackson South Carolina to Hubert and Grace Robinson Floyd. David was baptized at Mantee Baptist Church. He graduated from Cu…

Roger Dale Nichols, 70, passed away Wednesday, October 28, 2020. Jesus came and retrieved this big, ole robust mountain of a man and freed him from Covid pneumonia. He was born June 6, 1950 at Baldwyn Hospital to the late Casper Clyde Nichols and the late Virginia Hall Nichols. He was a Unit…

William Dale Franks , 78, passed away on October 27, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McNeece-Morris Funeral Home in Mantachie.

Randy Lee Cooperwood was born in Pontotoc, MS to the late James Henry Cooperwood and Viola Johnson Cooperwood. He went to His Heavenly Home on October 24, 2020 at his residence. He professed his faith and trust in Jesus Christ at an early age and joined Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, wher…

Tony Wallace Smith, 76, passed away peacefully at NMMC Hospice on Monday morning, October 26, 2020. Tony was born October 04, 1944, son of Chester and Louise Wallis Smith in the Geeville community in Prentiss County before he and his family moved to the Macedonia community. He was a star bas…

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Funeral services for Gary D. Mitchell, 77 of Corinth, MS are scheduled for Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 1:00pm at Kossuth Baptist Church with interment to follow at The Mitchell Family Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 27, 2020 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm and Wednesday, October 28…

Annie Bowen -Hykes , 72, passed away on October 26, 2020, at NMMC in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Williams Memorial Funeral Home .

Sylvia Cleveland , 74, passed away on October 27, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Senter Funeral Home .

Johnnie Faye Sanders, 84, of Booneville passed away on, Tuesday, October 26, 2020 at the Baldwyn Nursing Facility. She was a member of the New Bethel Church of Christ. She loved doing word search and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Funeral services will be 4:00 P.M. on Wed…

Gretchen Moody Thornton, 91, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville, MS. She was born December 10, 1928, to Dewey Anderson Moody and Ludie Jane Frederick Moody. Gretchen enjoyed sewing, cooking, cleaning, gardening, fishing, and just being outdoors.…

Tony Wallace Smith, 76, passed away peacefully at NMMC Hospice on Monday morning, October 26, 2020. Tony was born October 04, 1944, son of Chester and Louise Wallis Smith in the Geeville community in Prentiss County before he and his family moved to the Macedonia community. He was a star bas…

Mitchell Allan "Moonrunner" Dowdy, 63, passed away Monday, October 19, 2020, at NMMC in Pontotoc. He was employed with Ashley Furniture for 21 years of his 35 year truck driving career. The family had a private service. Burial was in the Long Cemetery. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home assisted th…

Maggie L. Tucker , 88, passed away on October 26, 2020, Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by N.L. Jones Funeral Directors.

Mildred( Millie) Reed was born in Virginia City Virginia, September 21st, 1930 to Kyle And Della Shepherd Mays. Mildred was the oldest of 9 children and was a care-giver and second mother to many of her siblings. She married Tony Reed at the age of 16 and they had two children, Kenneth Eugen…

Sheila Ann Bailey, 63, went to her heavenly home on Monday, October 26, 2020. She was born on October 8, 1957, to Loise Goodman Bailey and Ruby Eveline Clayton Bailey. Sheila finished college with a four-year degree in Accountancy, and worked for BNA Bank and the Tax Assessor Office. She wor…

Bro. Melvin Edward Crawley, age 66, passed away on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at his residence in Pontotoc. He was born December 28, 1953 to Tiger Edward and Viola Mae Maynard Crawley. Melvin was a Southern Baptist Minister, having recently retired from Immanuel Baptist Church, after 22 years…

Virginia Parish , 94, passed away on October 27, 2020, at Bethesda Gardens Memory Care Nursing Center in Fort Worth, TX. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Mary Joyce Saxon Coghlan went to be with the Lord on October 22, 2020 at her home in Aberdeen, Mississippi. She was born to Kerney and Gladys Saxon in Port Arthur, Texas on December 17,1925. After attending school in Waynesboro, Mississippi, she later graduated from University of Southern Mi…

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TUPELO --Earl Gardner, 63, passed away Friday, October 23, 2020, at NMMC in Tupelo. Services will be on 10/28/2020 at Chapel of Associated Family Funeral. Visitation will be on Wednesday 1:00p.m-2:00p.m. at Memorial Chapel. Please visit our website for more information.. associatedfuneral.com.

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West Point, MS -- John Sykes, 97, passed away Monday, October 19, 2020, in Atlanta, GA.

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Gretchen Moody Thornton, 91, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville. Services will be on Friday, October 30, 2020, at 1:00PM at Booneville Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Thursday evening from 5:00 until 8:00 PM at Booneville Funeral Home. Buria…

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Mary Frances Stephenson, 89, passed away Monday, October 26, 2020, at NMMC in Tupelo after a brief illness. A service celebrating her life will be held at 2 PM Friday, October 30, 2020 at Holland Funeral Directors - Tupelo Chapel with burial to follow in Belden Cemetery. Visitation will be o…

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - Mary Frances died October 26, 2020 at Elmcross Assisted Care in Charlotte, North Carolina. She was 94 at the time of her death.

Monday, October 26, 2020

Bobby Scott, 82, died Sunday, October 25, 2020, at the North MS Medical Center. He was born in Tishomingo County on March 13, 1938 to Coker and Veela Mae Scott. He served in the MS National Guard. He was a longtime truck driver and retired from Action Industries. He attended Friendship Bapti…

James "Jamey" Eaton , 28, passed away on October 24, 2020, Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Waters Funeral Home .