Obituaries

Mr. James Jr. Yates

Saturday August 3, 2013

Funeral services for Mr. James Jr. Yates, 45, were held at Mt. Pisgah M. B. Church at 11:00 A.M. August 14, 2013. Rev. Kevin Forrest officiating. Burial followed in the Church Cemetery.

Mr. Yates was a native of Winston County. He was born February 23, 1968 and died Saturday August 3, 2013.

Survivors are three sisters; Mary Yates of DeKalb, Ms, Joyce Patty of Philadelphia, MS, and Annette Rush of Preston, MS; three brothers; John Yates of Chicago, IL, Roy Yates of Louisville, and Edward Yates of Philadelphia, MS and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Williams and Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Pearlie Ruth Anderson

Sunday August 4, 2013

Funeral services for Mrs. Pearlie Ruth Anderson, 78, were held at Springhill M. B. Church at 2:00 P.M. August 11, 2013. Rev. Ruben Yarbrough officiating. Burial followed in the Memorial Garden Cemetery.

Mrs. Anderson was a native of Winston County. She was born November 28, 1934 and died Sunday August 4, 2013 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, MS.

She was a member of Springhill M.B. Church, retired from Spartus Corporation and loved to cook.

Survivors are her husband, Randolph Anderson of Louisville, two daughters; Vera Donald and Angarea Waldrip both of Louisville and seven grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Williams and Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Willie James “Hub Cap” Bennett

Monday August 5, 2013

Funeral services for Mr. Willie James “Hub Cap” Bennett, 63, were held at Unity M. B. Church at 2:00 P.M. August 10, 2013. Rev. James A. Richardson officiating. Burial followed in the Mt. Sinai Cemetery.

Mr. Bennett was a native of Winston County. He was born December 12, 1949 and died Sunday August 5, 2013 at Winston Medical Center in Louisville.

He was a retired from truck driver.

Survivors are his wife, Margaret Bennett of Louisville, four daughters; Carolyn Richardson of Columbus, MS, Marcis Holmes, Deborah Holmes and Melissa Miller all of Louisville, three sisters ; Edna Bennett, Christine Coleman and Frankie Johnson all of Louisville and three brothers; Johnny Rae Bennett, Robert Pete Bennett and J. W. Bennett all of Louisville, twelve grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Williams and Hampton Funeral Home was in charge.

Mrs. Emma L. Robinson

Wednesday July 30, 2013

Funeral services for Mrs. Emma L. Robinson, 75, were held at New Zion M. B. Church at 11:00 A. M. August 8, 2013. Rev. W. L. Hightower officiating. Burial followed in the church Cemetery.

Mrs. Robinson was a native of Louisville. She was born May 13, 1938 and died Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at Symphony of Crestwood in Crestwood IL.

She was a nurse.

Survivors are her husband, Billy Robinson, one son Linnel Ashford of Louisville, one granddaughter and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Beck Funeral Home of Louisville was in charge.

Mr. Obie Adell Anderson

Saturday August 3, 2013

Funeral services for Mr. Obie Adell Anderson, 88, were held at Mt. Pisgah M. B. Church, Preston at 11:00 A. M. August 10, 2013. Rev. Donald Bryant officiating. Burial followed in the church Cemetery.

Mr. Anderson was a native of Louisville. He was born November 6, 1924 and died Saturday August 3, 2013, at his home. He was a laborer and a member of Mt. Pisgah M. B. Church, Preston, MS.

Survivors are his wife, Ima J. Anderson; three daughters Dorothy Walker, Callie Yates and Edna Forrest all of Louisville, one son Willie Anderson of Gulfport, MS, one brother Randolph Anderson of Louisville, fourteen grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Beck Funeral Home of Louisville was in charge.

Mrs. Lottie Lee Coburn

Thursday August 8, 2013

Funeral services for Mrs. Lottie Lee Coburn, 81, were held at Rocky Hill M. B. Church, Preston at 11:00 A. M. August 17, 2013. Rev. Preston Coleman officiating. Burial followed in Memorial Garden Cemetery.

Mrs. Coburn was a native of Louisville. She was born July 14, 1932 and died Thursday August 8, 2013, at Lil’s Nursing Home, Preston, MS. She was a homemaker.

Survivors are one sister, Helen Jernigan of Louisville and five nieces, five nephews, and other relatives.

Beck Funeral Home of Louisville was in charge.

Mr. Dennis L. McAdory

Funeral services for Mr. Dennis L. McAdory was held at 10 AM Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John Stephens and Rev. Ricky Wilcher officiating. Interment was in Cedar Hill Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. McAdory, 47, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, MS. He lived in Vicksburg, MS most of his life. He worked for N.E.S. Rentals as a heavy equipment mechanic. Mr. McAdory enjoyed building and racing cars. He was a member of Highland Baptist Church in Vicksburg, MS.

Mr. McAdory is survived by his parents, Dan and Dora McAdory of Union, MS; sister, Janet McAdory of Pearl, MS; brothers, Marty McAdory of Vicksburg, MS, Ricky McAdory of Laurel, MS and Jeffrey McAdory of Brandon, MS; and other family.

Pallbearers are Dr. Jack McHenry, Brian McHann, Mark Sullivan, Zack Sanders, Jamie Eakes, Billy Thornell, Tyler Reese, Harold McAdory & Reed Sanders.

Mr. Tommy Monk

Memorial services for Mr. Tommy Eugene Monk will be held at a later date. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Monk, 48, passed away on Thursday, August 15, 2013 at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, MS. He lived in Sebastopol most of his life, but moved to Philadelphia in 2012. He was a truckdriver and enjoyed fishing. Mr. Monk was a member of Crossroads Church of God.

Mr. Monk is survived by his daughter, Robin Monk of OR; sisters, Debbie McAdory of Carthage, Angie White of Phila and Dottie Farmer of Standing Pine; brothers, James Harris of Dekalb, Elbert Monk of Memphis, William R. Monk of Phila, and Terry Spears of Jackson; host of nieces and nephews.

Mr. Carl Sherman Spurlock

Funeral services for Mr. Carl Sherman Spurlock of Meridian, MS were held

at 2 PM Friday, August 16, 2013 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John Stephens officiating. Interment was in Good Hope Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements

Mr. Spurlock, 49, passed away on Friday, August 9, 2013 at River Oaks Hospital in Rankin County, MS. He lived in Meridian, MS most of his life. He was a roofer. Mr Spurlock’s favorite hobby was shooting pool. He was baptist by faith and loved Jesus.

Mr. Spurlock is survived by his daughter, Jessica Leigh Shurden of Starkville, MS; mother, Nell Spurlock of Meridian, MS; father, Carl Gene Spurlock of Rector, AR; sisters, Carla Marie Bell of Meridian, MS and Cindy Vanpool of Winter Haven, FL; two nephews; two nieces; one grandchild.

Pallbearers were Justin Dorman, Eddie Ladd, Phillip Ladd, Joey Grainger, Jonathan Ladd, Luke Ferguson and Mike Jones.