Obits

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…

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…

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…

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.

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…

Obituary – Mrs. Charlease Williams

Champaign, IL Charlease Williams, 88, of Champaign died January 30, 2016 at the Champaign County Nursing Home where she lived for the past year. Charlease was born October 26, 1927 to the union of Oscar and Callie Gladney in Choctaw County,…