Obituaries

Mrs. Frankie Sue Power April 23, 2012 Funeral services for Mrs. Frankie Sue Power, 86, were held at Weir Baptist Church in Weir on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 12 p.m. Dr. Clarence Cooper & Rev. Mark Mayo officiated. Burial at South Union Cemetery near Ackerman. Mrs. Power was a native of Choctaw County and a member of Weir Baptist Church. Mrs. Power died on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at Atwood Personal Care Home in Kosaciusko. Survivors include son, Billy Power of Bay St. Louis; daughter, Debbie Rice of Pearl; 3 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren. Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Pearl Ann Yarbrough April 27, 2012 Funeral services for Mr. Pearl Ann Yarbrough, 78, were held at Boyd Chapel United Methodist in Sturgis on Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 1 p.m. Rev. Roosevelt Gage officiated. Burial at Spring Hill in Sturgis. A native of Winston County, Mrs, Yarbrough was a member of Boyd Chapel UM Church. Survivors include daughters, Julia Holmes, Bessie Love, Henry Ray Yarbrough, and Leevel Yarbrough, all of Louisville; sister, Walterine Eiland of Louisville. Family suggests memorials to Boyd Chapel United Methodist Church. Century Hairston Funeral Home were in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Edward Purvis Sanders Funeral services for Mr. Edward Purvis Sanders of the Four Corners Community will be heldat 2 PM Tuesday, M ay 8, 2012 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Wade Chappell officiating. Interment is in Remus Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10 AM Tuesday til time for service at John E. Stephens Chapel. Mr. Sanders, 74, passed away on Wed., May 2, 2012 at his residence in Attala County. He had lived most of his life in the Four Corners Community. He was retired from Taylor Machine Works. Mr. Sanders was an avid hunter & fisherman. He was a member of Remus Baptist Church. Mr. Sanders was preceded in death by his father, Earl Sanders; son, Mike Sanders; brothers, Everette Sanders & Bud Sanders. Mr. Sanders is survived by his mother, Mary Ann Sanders of Kosciusko, daughters, Teresa Speaks of Madison and Dana Marcangeli of Union; sons, Stacy Sanders of Pontotoc and Phillip Sanders of Philadelphia; brothers, James Sanders of Zama and Danny Sanders of Four Corners; (13) Grandchildren; (1) Great-Grand-child; host of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers are Bobby Sanders, Kenny Parker, Woody Marcangeli, Terry Sanders, Mitch Gheen & Austin Sanders.

Mrs. Rosalie Taylor Eaves May 6, 2012 Funeral services for Mrs. Rosalie Taylor Eaves, 95, were held at Soule Harbor Pentecostal Church in Shuqualak on Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 11 a.m. Burial at Pinetucky Cemetery. A native of Winston County, Mrs. Eaves was a factory worker. Mrs. Eaves was a member of Pinetucky Baptist Church. Mrs. Eaves died on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at Noxubee County Nursing Home. Survivors include daughter, Opal Gill of Shuqualak; sons, Otis Taylor of Columbus, Olin Taylor of Preston, Ralph Taylor of Shuqualak; brother, Boyd Thomas; 9 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Central Academy P.O. Box 231 Macon, MS 39341. Cockrell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Donnie Ray Triplett April 27, 2012 Funeral services for Mr. Donnie Ray Triplett, 53, were held at Beck Funeral Home in Louisville on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 11 a.m. Dr. Benjamin Pittman officiated. Burial at Memorial Garden in Louisville. A native of Louisville, Mr. Triplett was a laborer. Mr. Triplett died on Friday, April 27, 2012 at his residence in Louisville. Survivors include son, Kyjhana D. Triplett of Louisville; sisters, Mary Hathorn, Joann Fry, and Mary Ann Hopkins; brothers, West Lewis, Bobby Triplett, Charles Triplett. Beck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Mary Lee Wells May 1, 2012 Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Lee Wells, 78, were held at Trinity COGIC in Louisville on Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 2 p.m. Supt. Fred Idom officiated. Burial at Mt. Sinai. A native of Louisville, Mrs. Wells was a homemaker. Mrs. Wells was a member of Trinity COGIC. Mrs. Wells died on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville. Survivors include mother (step) Mildred Davenport; son, John Lewis Loving of Louisville; sisters, Louise Triplett, Dixie Davenport, Rita Davenport, Safornia Knowles, Paula Davenport, and Deborah Mitchell; brothers, Ernette Banks, Frankie Davenport, Melvin S. Banks, John Eric Davenport, and Joshua Davenport; 1 grandchild; 1 great grandchild. Beck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Elizabeth Price Services for Elizabeth Price were held Monday, May 7, 2012 at 2 p.m. from Noxapater Baptist Church in Winston County with Rev. Trent Bilbo officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery near Noxapater with McClain-Hays Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Price, 76, died Saturday, May 5, 2012 at Pioneer Community Hospital in Newton. She was a native of the Conehatta Community of Newton County but had been a longtime resident of Noxapater. She was retired from Wells-Lamont Corp. in Philadelphia. Mrs. Price was a member of Noxapater Baptist Church and a member of the Sammy Carter Sunday School Class. Survivors include her husband, Mozell Price of Noxapater; daughters, Linda Alexander (Larry) of Louisville and Debbie Duran (Ronnie) of Noxapater; son, Danny Price (Teresa) of Noxapater; grandchildren, Brandi Darby (Matt), Josh Duran (Audria), Jessi Alford (Kory) and Danielle Price; great-grandchildren, Kooper Lane Darby, Dee Duran, Alexis Duran and Kyler Alford; sisters, Nell Ledlow of Decatur and Margene Willett of Meridian; brothers, Gerald Mitchell of Decatur and Harlan Mitchell of Baton Rouge, AL and a host of nieces, nephews and their families. Pallbearers were Josh Duran, Kory Alford, Matt Darby, Jason Mitchell, Jeff Mitchell, Allen Goodin, Kooper Lane Darby and Dee Duran. PAID OBITUARY

Mrs. Mary Cleta Forsythe Mrs. Mary Cleta Forsythe, 71, died Saturday, May 5, 2012, at Louisville Healthcare. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, May 7th, at Flower Ridge United Methodist Church, with Rev. Larry Haggard and Rev. Scarlett Shepperd officiating. Interment was in Flower Ridge Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Forsythe was born February 15, 1941, in Arthur, Tennessee. She was a homemaker and former owner of the Ole Rebel Café. She was a member of Flower Ridge United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, Allan Forsythe of Louisville; a son, Greg (Penny) Forsythe of Louisville, a daughter, Diana (Joe ) Crocker of Brandon, MS; 4 grandchildren, Phillip Forsythe, Michael Crocker, Adrienne Forsythe, and Austin Forsythe; and 1 great grandchild, Kimberlynn Faith Warren. Memorials may be made to the Flower Ridge Cemetery Fund. Pallbearers are Phillip Forsythe, Michael Crocker, Perry Yarbrough, Charles Clark, Marlon Adcock, and Sam Miles. Honorary pallbearers were Adrienne Forsythe, Austin Forsythe, and Kimberlynn Faith Warren. To sign the guest register, go to www.porterfuneralhome.net. PAID OBITUARY

Mrs. Betty Ann McQuillen Mrs. Betty Ann McQuillen, 54, died Saturday, April 28, 2012, at her home in Noxapater, MS. Graveside services were held at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, May 3, at Memorial Park Cemetery. Interment was in Memorial Park Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mrs. McQuillen was born November 16, 1957, in Illinois. She was employed as a mail carrier for the U. S. Postal Service. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hazel Hanuski and George Milde. She is survived by a daughter, Tracy (Michael) Mullins of Eupora, MS; a son, John Milde of Noxapater, MS; 7 sisters, Cindy (Chuck) Dooge and Debbie Rabe, both of DeMotte, IN, JoAnn (Al) Milde and Judy Kay Milde, both of Hebron, IN, Pamela Milde of Fredricksburg, TX, Donna (Dennis) Miller of Lowell, IN, and Becky (Robb) Randolph of Bourbonnais, IL; a brother, George (Judy) Milde of Hebron, IN; and 4 grandchildren, Darrian Reed, Dillon Reed, Devin Reed, and Craige Nichols. Her children and grandchildren meant the world to Betty, and she was loved dearly by her siblings. She was a very special Aunt Betty to several nieces and nephews. To sign the guest register, go to www.porterfuneralhome.net. PAID OBITUARY

Mrs. Mattie Hodges White Mrs. Mattie Hodges White, 95, died Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, May 5th, at East Louisville Baptist Church, with Rev. Mason Joy officiating. Interment was in Memorial Park Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mrs. White was born August 6, 1916, in Eupora, MS. She was a retired social worker for the Winston County Welfare Dept. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Louisville Lodge # 60, and a member of East Louisville Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ruel Davis White; her parents, Mattie Roberson and Jim Ed Hodges; her brother, James Robert Hodges; and one nephew, Jim Watson. She is survived by her sister, Mary Lucille (Rupert) Watson of Eupora, MS; two step-sons, Joe (Anne) White of Tallahassee, FL, and Bud (Ellen) White of Mobile, AL; two nephews, Tom (Sharon) Watson of Knoxville, TN, and Jim Hodges of California; one niece, Charlene (Randy) Baskin of Covington, TN; 6 step- grandchildren; 6 great step-grandchildren; 8 great nieces and nephews; and 7 great great nieces and nephews. Memorials may be made to East Louisville Baptist Church, 610 E. Main St., Louisville, MS 39339. Pallbearers were Tom Watson, Sam Watson, Joe White, Bud White, Larry Woodward, and Randy Hodges. To sign the guestbook, please go to www.porterfuneralhome.net. PAID OBITUARY

Mrs. Mable Pugh Barron Mrs. Mable Pugh Barron, 74, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2012, at University Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Graveside services were held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, at Sturgis Cemetery in Sturgis, Mississippi, with Rev. Charles Rook officiating. Born on March 10, 1938, Mrs. Barron was a member of Sturgis Baptist Church and she was a homemaker. Mrs. Barron is survived by three daughters, Judy Smith and husband, James, of Columbus, Mississippi, June Barron of League City, Texas, and Lou Barron of Maine; as well as one son, Dr. Jimmy Barron of Raymond, Mississippi. She is also survived by three brothers, Walter Ed Pugh and wife, Shelia, W. O. “Bully” Pugh, and James Rives Pugh and wife, Carol, all of Louisville, Mississippi. Mrs. Barron has nine grandchildren, Alana Meadows, Jerod Smith, Mary Tabor Barron, Benjamin Mack Barron, Kayla Robison, Patrick Smith, Bianca Jaramillo, Dax Jaramillo, and Austin Jaramillo; and three great-grandchildren, Brennan Gable, Bryson Gable and Kali Meadows. She is preceded in death by her husband, Mack W. “Buddy” Barron; her daughter, Dorothy Jane Barron; her parents, Jolly Howard and Thelma Estell Rives Pugh; and three brothers, Jolly Howard Pugh, John Thomas Pugh, and Gerald “G. R” Pugh. Serving as pallbearers were John Pugh, Dr. Jimmy Barron, James Smith, Jason Pugh, Andy Childress and Robby Childress. Memorials may be made to the Lupus Foundation of America, Inc., P. O. Box 418629, Boston, MA 02241-8629. Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS is handling the arrangements. You may sign the guestbook at www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com. PAID OBITUARY

Mrs. Emma Dean Catledge (Pevy) On May 2, 2012, at Brandon Court, Brandon, MS, Mrs. Emma Dean Catledge (Peay), went home to be with the Lord. Born May 4, 1925, in Louisville, MS, to Sammy and Lena White, she is survived by three daughters, Dianne (Dan) Schmitz of Brandon, MS, Susan Younger of Brandon, and Jill (Ronnie) Johns of Louisville; three grandchildren, Nicole (Brad) McKenzie of Starkville, Paul (Lauren) Younger of Madison, and Lauren Fulton of Columbus, MS; two great grandchildren, Luke and Landon McKenzie. She is also survived by a sister, Willie Faye Dawkins of Louisville; as well as her beloved nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family members. Additionally, she is survived by three step children, Ladonna Thompson (Jim), Dale Peay (Karen), all of Starkville, Gene Peay (Sandy) of Huntsville, Ala.; two step- grandchildren, and one step-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Ralph Catledge and Jeff Peay; a brother, Billy White, and a sister, Sue Haimes. As a former employee of the Winston County Schools, she served as a cafeteria worker and a bus driver. She loved the children she worked with and enjoyed seeing them in the years following her retirement. She was a long-time member of West Union Presbyterian Church and enjoyed many years of fellowshipping with her church family. Her greatest passion in life was loving people and serving them. Mrs. Catledge was a loving mother, grandmother, sibling, and friend, who enjoyed cooking and doing things for her family and others. She was an avid gardener who will surely enjoy planting and tending beautiful flowers in Heaven. She also enjoyed quilting, crafts, sewing, and creative hand projects. Funeral services were held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday, May 5th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Brandon Bates and Minister Boley Kent officiating. Interment was in Memorial Park Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Tony Jordan, Mark Cravens, Dunlap Catledge, Patrick Tomlinson, Brad McKenzie, and Paul Younger. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

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