Obits

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. … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Ann Quint

Mary Ann Quint, 73, passed away Monday, October 19, 2015 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Visitation was Thursday, October 22nd from 6-8 p.m. and Friday, October 23rd from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Chancellor Funeral Home in Florence. … Read more

Obituaries

Daisy M. Algood Oct. 3, 2015
Services for Daisy M. Algood, 88, of Eupora were Oct. 5, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Scott Broughton officiating. Burial was in Doty Springs Cemetery in Attala County. She … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Evelyn Crimm Mitchell

(July 4, 1926 – October 19, 2015)

Evelyn Crimm Mitchell , 89, died Monday, October 19, 2015, at Winona Manor in Winona. She was born July 4, 1926, in Choctaw County to Sara Mildred and John F. Crimm. She was … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Samuel Byron Stephenson

Samuel Byron Stephenson, 87, of McComb, passed away, Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Beacham Memorial Hospital in Magnolia.

He was born July 12, 1928 in Choctaw County, MS. He was the son of William Walter “Walsie” and Mable Wells Stephenson. … Read more

Obituaries – 10/21/15

Mrs. Mattie Jane Miller
October 8, 2015
Funeral services for Mrs. Mattie Jane Miller, 79, were held at First Unity United Methodist Church in Weir Saturday, October 17, 2017 at 11 a.m. Rev. Milton Coffee officiated. Burial was at Hopewell … Read more