Obits

Obituaries – 03/09/2016

Mrs. Charlotte Newlin May
March 1, 2016
Funeral services for Mrs. Charlotte Newlin May 68, were held at New Haven Baptist Church in Weir at 2:00 p.m., Friday march 4, 2016. Rev. Tommy Allen and Rev. Jimmy Ballard officiated. Burial … Read more

Obituaries – 03/02/2016

Mr. Thomas Boyd Black
February 13, 2016
Funeral Services for Mr. Thomas Boyd Black, 68, of Mathiston, were held at Wise Reed Funeral Home in Eupora February 20, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Brother Ralph Cain officiated. Burial was at Mount … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Obituary – Mr. William Brelan Jackson

Ackerman, MS

William Brelan Jackson, 92, a retired military serviceman and veteran in the U.S. Army and Navy, passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at his home near Ackerman, MS.… Read more

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 … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Louise Van Landingham

Ft. Belvoir, VA

Mary Louise, “Bits” Van Landingham, resident of Ft. Belvoir, VA died unexpectedly in Montgomery, AL on Tuesday, February 2, 2016.

She was born in Weir, MS on June 24, 1918 to Beulah and William McCulloch and married … Read more

Obituaries – 02/17/16

Margie Lou Weeks Dawkins
Feb. 12, 2016
Services for Margie Lou Weeks Dawkins, 72, of North Augusta, South Carolina, were Feb. 16, 2016, at Providence Baptist Church near Ackerman. Burial was in the church cemetery.… Read more

Obituaries – 02/10/16

Lonnie Chester Brown, Jr.
Lonnie Chester Brown, Jr., better known as “Chester” to his family and close friends, passed away at age 57 on Thursday, February 4, 2016, at The Magnolia Personal Care Home in Meridian, Mississippi. Funeral services were … Read more