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Calendar of Events – 02/24/2016

Book Signing Feb. 24, Noon-2:00 p.m., Attala County Library, 201 S. Huntington St., Kosciusko. Local Author, Benny Jenkins, will be signing his book “Tales from the Yockanookany”.

Obituary – Mrs. Mildred Dempsey Grissom

McCool Mildred Dempsey Grissom, 94, passed away Monday, February 15, 2016 at her home in McCool, Mississippi. She was born in the Lobutcha community of Choctaw County, the daughter of John Samuel Dempsey and Sarah Alma Harden Dempsey, both of…

Obituary – Mrs. Juanita Tennant King

Ackerman, MS Juanita Tennant King, 53, an interior designer/photographer, as well as a homemaker, passed away Tuesday February 16, 2016 at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Mrs. King was born April 8, 1962 in West Virginia. She was…

Obituary – Mr. James Prewitt

(1923 – 2016) Clinton, MS James Phillip Prewitt, 92, passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2016, at the V.A. Nursing Home in Jackson, MS. Visitation was held from 3-5 PM at Lakewood Funeral Home on Sunday, February 14, 2016. A…

Obituaries – 02-24-2016

Mr. James Sinclair Pratt Feb. 17, 2016 Services for James Sinclair Pratt, 31, of Weir and formerly of Eupora, will be at 1 p.m. Feb. 25, 2016, at Weir Chapel M.B. Church with Elder Michael Bingham officiating. Visitation is from…

Legals – 02/24/2016

************** SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE WHEREAS, on December 29, 2006, Angela Fleming and Bishop Fleming executed a certain deed of trust to Robert S. Coleman Jr. P.A, Trustee for the use and benefit of MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS,…

Full Choctaw Plaindealer Electronic Version 02/17/2016

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Fires destroy two homes

By Chuck Bailey The Choctaw Plaindealer Two homes in two separate parts of Choctaw County were destroyed by fire last week. The first was the home of Jackie and Linda Henderson. The home was located 5084 Highway 413 just west…