Bill Shaffer

May 1, 2017

Services for John William “Bill” Shaffer, 68, of Eupora were May 4, 2017, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Revs. Don Shaffer and Willy Weddle officiating. Burial was in Sapa Cemetery.

Mr. Shaffer was a member of Sapa Baptist Church. He died May 1, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus.

Survivors include two brothers, Joe Shaffer of Eupora and Danny Shaffer of New Albany.

Pallbearers were James Baxter, Homer Box, John David Haynes, Rodney Henley, Shaney Jackson and John Strickland.


James Terry


May 3, 2017

Services for James Terry Sims, 48, of Mantee were May 5, 2017, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Carl Morris officiating. Burial was in Montevista Cemetery.

Mr. Sims was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church in Webster County. He died May 3, 2017, at his residence.

Survivors include his mother, Elizabeth Lorene Sims of Eupora; a sister, Melissa McKee of Pheba; and two brothers, Billy Earl Sims and Travis Lee Sims of Mantee.

Pallbearers were Ken Mitchell, Teral Sims, Chris Williamson, Brad Winfield, Brant Winfield, Scott Winfield, Todd Winfield and Mike Womack.