Mr. Eddie Joe
Funeral services for Eddie Joe Morgan, 78, were held 11 a.m. on April
12, 2013 at Salem Independent Methodist Church Cemetery near
Mr. Morgan was a retired district claims manager for Farm Bureau
Insurance. He also attended First Methodist Church in Starkville, MS.
Survivors include his wife, Joey (Bowie) Morgan of Starkville, MS; a
son, Jeffrey Morgan of Kansas City, Missouri; a daughter Belinda
Morgan Oliver of Ft. Lauderdale, FL. He also had one grandson.
Coleman Funeral Home of Ackerman, MS was in charge of all the
arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be
made to a charity of choice. To sign the guest registry, visit
Sgt. Warren Anderson
Tuesday April 9, 2013
Funeral services for Sgt. Warren Anderson, 84, were held Saturday,
April 13, 2013 at Mills Springs M. B. Church, Weir. Burial followed
in Shady Grove Cemetery. Rev. Vince Coleman officiating
A native of French Camp, Sgt Anderson was a member of Mills Spring M.
B. Church, Weir and retired form the Military. He died at St
Dominic hospital in Jackson on April 9, 2013 and was born February 7,
Survivors are his wife Gladys Anderson of French Camp; two daughters
Rida Fergus and Joyce Mordica, four sisers, Earlean Calmese, Millie
Winfrey, Mackie B, Vaughn, Julia Lucas; three brothers Frank Jr.
Anderson, Hozell Anderson and Johnny Davis Anderson, two
grandchildren, six great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Williams & Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Jessie Rodgers Stevens
Funeral services for Jessie R. Stevens of French Camp were at 2:00
p.m. on Saturday,
April 13, at French Camp Baptist Church in French Camp, with burial
following in the
Bethsaida Cemetery near French Camp. Rev. Randy Bridges, Rev. Roy
Hawkins, and Rev.
Wade Stevens officiated the services. Visitation was Saturday, from
1:00 until service time, at the church.
Mr. Stevens died of cancer at his residence on Thursday, April 11.
He was 82 years old.
Mr. Stevens was the son of the late Fred and Irene Rodgers Stevens.
He was a retired
supervisor for TMA Forest Products. He served in the U.S. Marine
Corps during the Korean War and was a member of French Camp Baptist
Survivors include two sons, Jessie Rodgers Stevens, Jr., of Zapata,
TX, and Lynn Stevens of New Albany; two sisters, Ethelyn Prewitt of
Ackerman and Sybil White of
Tupelo; one brother, Johnson Stevens of French Camp; eight
grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; one great-great-
grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
Oliver Funeral Home (www.ofhwinona.com) handled the arrangements.
James Clark Edwards
James Clark Edwards, born October 16, 1949 in Reform, Mississippi,
the oldest of and sixth child of the late J. T. and Fannie Edwards.
James answered his call to come in for rest March 15, 2013 at Sinai
Grace Hospital, Detroit, Michigan. Funeral services were held March
23, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. at Clora Funeral Home in Detroit, MI.
James was baptized in his youth by his Uncle, the late Rev. L. V.
Powell at Reform Chapel Baptist Church. Upon graduating from Choctaw
County Training School, James attended Jackson State University. He
later moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin where he met and married Careen.
Afterward James and his bride moved to Chicago, Ill. There were not
any children during this marriage which ended in divorce. James lived
in Boston, Massachusetts; Los Angeles, California and Atlanta,
Georgia before moving to Detroit, Michigan where his earthly journey
James leaves to cherish many memories five sisters, Dorothy Edwards
– Atlanta, Georgia; Annie Edwards – Detroit, Michigan, Vera Edwards –
University, Mississippi, Mrs. Ollie Price – Los Angeles, California,
Mrs. Jo Ann (Melvin) Johnson – Ackerman, Mississippi. One brother,
Luther C. (Musette) Edwards – Powder Springs, Georgia. Five nieces,
Tracey Edwards – Sugarland, Texas; Kimbra Joe-Shelton – Covington,
Georgia, Adrienne Price – Los Angeles, California, Anna Edwards –
Sugarland, Texas, Erin Edwards – Powder Springs, Georgia. Six Nephews,
Antonio Price – Arkansas, Al Price – Los Angeles, California, Arthur
Edwards and Shaun Edwards – Detroit, Michigan, Eric (Becky) Edwards –
Tulsa, Oklahoma, Reginald (Tiffany) Edwards – Memphis, Tennessee.
Seven great nieces and seven great nephews. One Aunt, Lilly Wren
Edwards of Eupora, Mississippi. A host of cousin, friends and well
James was preceded by his parents, one brother, John Tom Edwards,
one sister Minnie Edwards and one brother-in-law, Mr. Earl Price.
Mrs. Kitty Sue Miller
Mrs. Kitty Sue Miller, 75, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2013, in
the Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation
will be Sunday, April 14, 2013, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-
Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services
will be held on Monday, April 15, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at Pleasant
Hill United Methodist Church with Rev. Mike Dowd officiating.
Interment will follow in Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Miller was born on September 17, 1937, to Robert and Ethel
Pearson McDaniel. She was a member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist
Church and she was a homemaker.
She is survived by her husband, Bobby Zane Miller of Louisville; two
daughters, Susan Dale Lishman of Tupelo, Mississippi, and Teresa Y.
Facemire of Jackson, Mississippi; and by two sons, Johnny Miller and
wife, Nancy, of Needville, Texas, and Bobby Zane Miller, Jr. and
wife, Karen, of McCool, Mississippi. Mrs. Miller also has one
brother, Hilton McDaniel and wife, Joan; and her sister-in-law, Emma
Jean McDaniel, all of Jackson, Mississippi. She is also survived by
eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Mrs. Miller was
preceded in death by her parents; her son, Jimmy Miller; her
brothers, Ivel and S. T. McDaniel; and her sister, Margaret Reynolds.
Pallbearers will be Johnny Miller, Bobby Zane Miller, Jr., Jack
Miller, and Zane Facemire. Memorials may be given to Pleasant Hill
United Methodist Church, 10713 Hwy 14 West, Louisville, MS 39339.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home,
724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences
may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at
Sherrell Levet White
Mr. Sherrell Levet White, 87, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2013,
at the Winston Medical
Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services
were at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 1, 2013, in the Nowell-Massey
Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Billy Bowie and Rev. Kevin Williams
officiating. Visitation was from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, March
31, 2013, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home. Interment followed in
Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. White was born on June 13, 1925, to Jessie Mabery and Jennie
Mary Varner White. He worked in construction and later retired as a
truck driver with Taylor Machine Works of Louisville. He was a member
of First Baptist Church of Louisville and a member of the Winston
County Shrine Club. Mr. White answered the call of his country by
serving in the 5th Infantry Division during World War II in the
United States Army. He fought in the Battle of the Bulge in Germany
for which he received a Purple Heart. Mr. White is a Mason #75 York-
Rite Bodies, Scottish Rite Bodies and he was also a member of the
Disabled Veterans of Foreign War. An avid outdoorsman, he loved
working on his small cattle farm and hunting; he was a member of the
Yours and Mine Hunting Club.
Mr. White is survived by his wife of 64 years, Kathleen Garvin
White; three daughters, Judy Cother and husband, Bill, of Tupelo,
Mississippi, Jeanith Burdine and husband, Bobby, of Ackerman,
Mississippi, and Margaret White of Louisville; and his son, Jack
White and wife, Terri, of Louin, Mississippi. He is also survived by
eight grandchildren: Anna Beth Williams (Kevin); Jesse Cother; Steven
Miller (Amanda); Leslie Collins (Blake); Andrew Miller (Jade);
Melanie Collier (Brad); Veronica Martin (Jason); and Natalie White.
He also has six great-grandchildren: Sarah Kathleen Williams, Paisley
Grace Williams, Jacob Miller, Tate Miller, Reese Collier, and Madalyn
He was preceded in death by his parents and by two sisters, Jeanith
Modene White and Maxine Elvie White.
Serving as pallbearers will be Clay Chancellor, Jamie Sanford, Mike
Chancellor, David Starnes, Doug Thompson, and Don Chancellor.
Memorials may be given to the Shriners Hospitals for Children—
Shreveport, 3100 Samford Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71103.
Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville,
Mississippi, is handling the arrangements. You may sign the guestbook