Obits

Obituaries – 12/02/2015

Mr. Clarence Eiland November 21, 2015 Funeral services for Mr. Clarence Eiland, 75, will be held at Rockport United Methodist Church in Ackerman December 2, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Adarryl Brown officiated. Burial at Rockport United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Obituary – Mrs. Jimmie L. Smith

Jimmie L. Smith, 70, of Vidor, Texas, passed away on November 20, 2015, in Orange, Texas. A memorial service will be held at 2:00pm, Sunday, December 6, 2015, at First Baptist Church in Vidor. Officiating will be Reverend Terry Wright.…

Obituaries – 11/25/15

Mrs. Mary B. Johnson November 12, 2015 Graveside services for Mrs. Mary B. Johnson, 91, were held at French Camp Cemetery on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 10 a.m. Rev. Randy Bridges officiated. Mrs. Johnson was a homemaker. Mrs. Johnson…

Obituary – Mrs. Ella Mae Breland

Mathiston, MS Mrs. Ella Mae Breland, 92, passed away on November 16, 2015, at her residence in Mathiston. Mrs. Ella Mae was born May 27, 1923, in Clay County, the daughter of the late Clarence and Maybell Gregg Coggins. She was…

Obituaries – 11/18/15

Mr. Terry L. Young November 9, 2015 Funeral services for Mr. Terry L. Young, 60, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 10 a.m. Rev. Bubba Bland officiated. Burial at Double Springs Methodist…

What do you know about Veterans Day?

By C.J. Johnson Odds are, if you live in or around Choctaw County, you know a veteran and may have veterans in your family. But do you understand what Veterans Day is all about? Almost a century ago, U. S.…

Jail docket – 11/11/15

Ms. Evelyn Knowles Smith October 30, 2015 Funeral services for Ms. Evelyn Knowles Smith, 62, were held at Mt. Olive Church of God in Christ in Louisville on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at 11 a.m. Elder Clifton Haynes officiated. Burial…

Obituaries – 11/04/15

Clovis Joseph Norris Oct. 29, 2015 Services for Clovis Joseph Norris, 98, of Kosciusko were Oct. 31, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Larry Norris officiating. Burial was in Beulah Cemetery near Weir. He was born…

Obituary – Mr. Otho Steve Sanders

Otho Steve Sanders, 93, passed away on October 31, 2015, at the Mississippi State Veterans Nursing Home in Kosciusko, Mississippi. Funeral Services were Monday, November 2, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Jordan Funeral Home Chapel in Kosciusko, MS with burial In…