Saturday, April 04, 2020

BELMONT, MS -- Dalton V. Sparks, 89, passed away Saturday, April 04, 2020, at his residence in Belmont, MS. Services will be on Monday, April 6, 1 p.m. at Lee Memorial Park. Burial will follow at Lee Memorial Park.

Oscar Gray Megginson , 90, passed away on April 04, 2020, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors. Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com .

James Lee Parks, 48, passed Wednesday, April 1, 2020 in Abilene, TX, as a result of a motorcycle accident. He was born on September 27, 1971, to John Park and Gayle Meeks Jackson in Ripley, MS. He was a surveyor for Mott McDonald on the Oil Pipeline, and a member of West Ripley Baptist Churc…

Winnie D. Tate Abbott, 84, resident of Ripley, passed away Friday morning, April 3, 2020 at Misssissippi Care Center in Corinth of complications from Alzheimers. A Private Family Graveside Service was held Saturday, April 4 in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery with Bro. Jeremy Hughey officiating. A…

52, passed away on Friday, March 27, 2020 at NMMC in Tupelo. Georgette Marble-Beecher was born to Willie McMillian and Geneva Gates on July 4, 1967 in Monroe Co. She was also a 1985 graduate of Amory High School. Mrs. Beecher is survived by her parents; Willie McMillian of Aberdeen and Genev…

Geraldine Little , 77, passed away on April 04, 2020, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Baldwin Memorial Funeral Home .

RIPLEY, MS -- Buddy Grisham, 65, passed away Friday, April 03, 2020, at Magnolia Regional Health Care in Corinth, MS. Services will be on Monday April 6, 2020 at Tippah Memorial Gardens .

A private family graveside service was held at Lee Memorial Park at 11 A.M. on Saturday, April 4, 2020 for Dorothy Bailey Davis. Dorothy died Friday morning, April 3, 2020 at the NMMC after a few years of failing health. She was 92. Born in Lee County in 1927 to the late Lee and Bessie Wood …

WINONA, MS -- Nicholas Woods, 35, passed away Friday, March 27, 2020, at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson MS. Services will be on In lieu of flowers in the memory of Nicholas to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or cancer.org. Montgomery Mortuary of Houston,…

Earl Wheeler , 73, passed away on April 03, 2020, at his home in Verona. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Agnew and Sons Funeral Home of Verona .

Friday, April 03, 2020

Earl Wheeler , 73, passed away on March 27, 2020, at his home in Verona. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Agnew and Sons Funeral Home of Verona .

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TIPPAH COUNTY -- Winne D. Tate Abbott, 85, passed away Friday, April 03, 2020, at Mississippi Care Center in Corinth. A Private Graveside Service will be at 1P.M. Saturday, April 4 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Falkner. Arrangments will be provided by The Ripley Funeral Home.

Tupelo-Louise Carolyn Copeland Bunville, 74, realized the promises of her faith that she professed at a young age and met her Lord and Savior on March 30, 2020 at the North Miss. Medical Center. Louise was born in Guntown, Lee County, Mississippi on July 26, 1945 to Leonard Copeland and Anni…

Glinda Cummings , 64, passed away on April 02, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by N.L. Jones Funeral Directors.

Harold Stevens, 72, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2020, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born March 9, 1948, in Anguilla, MS, to Joseph Odessa and Doris Mildred Cooper Stevens. He was a self-employed paint contractor and a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He wa…

Aljernon Lloyd, 91, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at NMMC-Tupelo. He was born on June 18, 1928. A Graveside Service will be held Saturday, April 4, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at Union Grove Cemetery, Nettleton, MS. Visitation will be held at the Susie L. Darden Memorial Chapel, Friday, Apri…

Albert Lee Bynum the son of Wilbert and Mary Jones Bynum passed away at his home in Amory, MS on April 1, 2020 surrounded by the love of his family at the age of 73 He was a life-long member of New Prospect M.B. Church in Nettleton, MS. A 1966 graduate from West Amory High School where he pl…

TISHOMINGO, MS -- Ruby Wilson, 107, passed away Wednesday, April 01, 2020, at Tishomingo Manor in Iuka, MS. Services will be on Saturday, April 4, 11 a.m. at Allen Line Cemetery. Burial will follow at Allen Line Cemetery.

HOLLY SPRING,MS -- Trevain Tyrig Ruben Peagues, 20, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at The Med - Regional One in Memphis. Services will be on Sunday April 5 2020 2:00 p.m. at Cottrell Memorial Cemetery. Burial will follow at Cottrell Memorial Cemetery. Serenity Autry Funeral Home of Holl…

TUPELO -- Mrs. Earnest "Dorothy" Davis, 92, passed away Friday, April 03, 2020, at NMMC Hospice Unit after an extended illness in Tupelo. Services will be on April 4, 2020 and are Private to Family at Lee Memorial Park.

Betty Sue Harris age 89 a resident of Diversicare in Ripley, MS, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2020. Betty Sue was born in Sulligent, AL and as a young person moved to Amory, MS where she resided for much of her life. Betty was on of God's special children. She had many friends and was much…

Winna Ree Cunningham, 87, died Thursday, April 2, 2020, at her home. She was born September 5, 1932 to Eugene Akers and Ena Jewel Akers. Mrs. Cunningham was a member of Chandler's Chapel Baptist church for 50+ years where she served as church secretary. She enjoyed working in her flower beds…

Daphna Naron Cook, age 84, of Vardman, Mississippi, passed away April 3, 2020 at NMMC-Gilmore, Amory, MS. She was born June 20, 1935 to James Ira (Jack) Naron and Bonnie Martin Naron in Calhoun County. She is survived by the love of her life, Paul Cook. They were married for just shy of 68 y…

Jimmy Dale Fooshee, Sr., 76, left this world and entered into the arms of God on April 2, 2020, following an extended illness. After graduating from Randolph School in 1961, he began work for Bellsouth Telecommunications in Tupelo, Mississippi in 1964. In Tupelo, he was a member of West Jack…

Melinda Ruth Tucker-Tazelaar, 57, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loved ones, on Thursday, April 2, 2020 in Tupelo, Mississippi. She was born in Amory on December 15, 1962 to the late Billy Wayne "Snuff" Tucker and Judy Dale Westbrook Sullivan. Melinda graduated from Aberdeen High …

Carroll Cutah Newby, 86, passed away Friday, April 3, 2020, at his home in Booneville, MS. He was born on May 7, 1933, to Jack and Bessie Stroupe Newby in Tippah County - Mississippi, He was a retired Truck Driver for Dees Oil and a member of Jumpertown Church of Christ. He was a Veteran of …

Thursday, April 02, 2020

WREN -- Jerry Jenkins, 71, passed away Wednesday, April 01, 2020, at his residence in Wren. Services will be on Friday at New Hope Cemetery.

ALJERNON LLOYD , 91, passed away on April 01, 2020, Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Darden and Sons Funeral Home .

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. Jackye enjoyed working at Creekmoore Clinic in New Albany before her early retirement due to heal…

Ruby Wilson , 107, passed away on April 01, 2020, at Tishomingo Manor in Iuka, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Deaton Funeral Home-Belmont .

GOLDEN, MS -- Kelly Sparks, 71, passed away Wednesday, April 01, 2020, at his residence in Golden, MS. Services will be on Saturday, April 4, 2 p.m. at New Bethel Cemetery. Burial will follow at New Bethel Cemetery.

James Dennis Russell, 71, died Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born August 4, 1948 to Hubert and Jessie Frederick Russell. When he was 18, he answered his country's call to arms and enlisted in United States Army. During his Military career, he …

Linda Tucker , 57, passed away on April 02, 2020, at her residence in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Elanora Walker , 65, passed away on April 02, 2020, at Monroe Regional Hospital in Aberdeen. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Belle Memorial Funeral Home-Aberdeen.

John Michael Ross Berry, 21, resident of the Dry Creek Community, died tragically Friday evening, March 27, 2020 in Prentiss County. A Memorial Service remembering the life of Michael will be at 3 PM Saturday, April 25 at the E.P. W. Center located at 1714 N. 2nd Street, Booneville,MS 38829.…

Bobby Joe Pratt, age 79, passed away on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at NMMC in Tupelo. He was born on February 9, 1941 to Orlan and Willie Mae Stegall Pratt. He retired from Spencer's Mfg. where he worked in upholstery. The family will have a graveside service at 10 AM Friday, April 3, 2020 at …

HOUSTON MS -- Willie L. Brand, 102, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020, at Floy Dyer Manor in Houston, MS. Services will be on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at Montgomery Mortuary Chapel in Houston, MS with a 10 or less policy implemented.. Visitation will be on Friday, April 3, 2020 …

RIPLEY, MS -- Annie Estelle Adams, 66, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Services will be on Friday April 3, 2020 at Ruckersville Cemetery .

John Witherspoon , 77, passed away on April 02, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by N.L. Jones Funeral Directors.

80, passes away on Wed., March 25, 2020 ather home in Okolona. Bessie Green was born to her late parents, Cornelius Bradford and Annaer P. Bowens on October 20, 1939 in Chickasaw Co. She was a member of Poplar Springs and a retired employee of North Mississippi Medical Center. Bessie Mae Bra…

52, passed away on Friday, March 27, 2020 at NMMC in Tupelo. Georgette Marble-Beecher was born to Willie McMillian and Geneva Gates on July 4, 1967 in Monroe Co. She was also a 1985 graduate of Amory High School. Mrs. Beecher is survived by her parents; Willie McMillian of Aberdeen and Genev…

81, passed away on Monday, March 23, 2020 at her residence in Shannon. Lealue Spragin was born to her late parents, Leroy Williams, Sr. and Lillian Trice on Jan. 10, 1939 in Lee Co. She was also a former educator. Lealue Williams-Spragin is survived by 2 daughters; Doris L. Spragin, Annettee…

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.