Obituaries

Mr. Thomas Eugene “Sonny” Shaw

Mr. Thomas Eugene “Sonny” Shaw, 80, retired Futorian employee and farmer, died August 21, 2013 at North Ms. Medical Center in Eupora.

Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Friday August 23 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Bluff Springs Cemetery in Choctaw County. Bro. Allen Robison and Bro. Joe Shurden officiated.

Pallbearers were; Allen Kelly, Justine McCulloch, Dane McCulloch, Chris Collins, Michael Kelley and Billy Joe Fulgham.

Mr. Shaw was a member and Deacon of the Bluff Springs Baptist Church and an Army Veteran.

He is survived by his wife; Helen Jean Shaw, Eupora, Ms., a daughter; Patsy McCulloch, Eupora, Ms., a son; Craig Shaw, Eupora, Ms., a sister; Kathleen Mitchell, McCarly, Ms. and seven grandchildren. Oliver Funeral Home of Eupora was in charge of all arrangements.

Mr. Hebert Ray Bragg

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Funeral services for Mr. Hebert Ray Bragg, 75, were held Saturday August 24, 2013 at Warren Chapel C. O. G. I. C. Louisville MS. Elder Marcus Smith officiating. Burial followed in Memorial Garden Cemetery.

A native of Winston County Mr. Bragg was retired from Georgia Pacific and was a member of Warren Chapel C. O. G. I. C

He was born August 13, 1938 in Winston County and died at OCH regional Hospital in Starkville on Tuesday August 20, 2013

Survivors are four daughters; Patricia Austin and Linda Coleman of Louisville, Deborah Floyd and Janice Brown of Arlington, Texas; two sons; Micheal Jerome Bragg of Atlanta, GA, Kenny Ray Bragg of Louisville. Two sisters, Allene Hopkins of East St. Louis and Martha Lou Triplett of Louisville; one brother Lawrence Norwood of New York, one grandchild and an abundance of great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.

Williams and Hampton Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Sidney Joanne Stephenson

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Funeral services for Mrs. Stephenson ,76, were held Tuesday August 27, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church near Weir. Burial followed in the Church cemetery.

Mrs. Stephenson was a housewife. She was born in Choctaw County on November 27, 1936 and was a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church near Weir, MS. She died Sunday August 25, 2013 at the Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo.

She is survived by her son, Joey Stephenson of Ackerman, MS, one daughter Angel Harbin of Tupelo, MS and a sister Dot Wear of Ackerman; one aunt and four grandchildren

Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.