Category: Obits

Obituary – Mr. William Brooks Oswalt

Mr. William Brooks Oswalt, 84, died Sunday, April 10, 2016, at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Kosciusko, MS. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, April 13th, at South Louisville Baptist Church, with Rev. Chris Kiepe,…

Obituary – Dr. Richard Glen Eaves

Dr. Richard Glen Eaves, 83, died Sunday, April 10, 2016, after a courageous battle with Parkinson’s and blindness. He is survived by his wife, Ann Greene Eaves; daughter, Michelle Eaves Stooksbury; son-in-law, Jeff Stooksbury; grandson, Stephen Stooksbury; and granddaughter, Shannon…

Obituary – Mrs. Joy Coleman Henry

Joy Coleman Henry, a sixth generation Mississippian and a ninth generation American, died on Easter Sunday, March 27, 2016, with the sure and certain hope of the Resurrection. Mrs. Henry was born on July 21, 1928, near Shivers in Simpson…

Obituary – Mr. Marion Hamm

Marion Hamm, 86, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, March 27, 2016, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 30, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with…

Obituary – Mrs. Marion Herring

Marion Herring, 81, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at the Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Graveside services and interment were held at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 10, 2016, at Whitehead Cemetery…

Obituary – Mrs. Doris Kay Butts

Doris Kay Butts, 71, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, March 27, 2016, at Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation was Monday, March 28, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home…

Obituary – Mr. William R. Hill

Mr. William R. Hill, 80, died February 21, 2016, in Ocean Springs, MS. Mr. Hill was born August 8, 1935, in Louisville, MS. He was the son of Ottie Reed Hill and W. T. “Pete” Hill. He was a retired…

Obituary – Mrs. Walterine Bradford

Mrs. Walterine Bradford, 76, died Sunday, April 3, 2016, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, MS. Funeral services were held at 2:00 P.M.

Obituary – Mrs. Gladys Higginbotham Kelly Weeks

Gladys Higginbotham Kelley Weeks, 90, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, April 8, 2016, at her residence in Philadelphia, Mississippi. Visitation was Sunday, April 10, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home.…

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Pearson Cannon

Canton, MS   Mary M. Pearson, Ratliff Ferry, 61, a Special Ed teacher, died Saturday, March 19, 2016, at Merit Health (River Oaks) Hospital in Brandon. Services were 2:00 pm Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at the Wilcox Chapel with Bro. David…