Category: Obits


Ms. Evelyn Knowles Smith
October 30, 2015
Funeral services for Ms. Evelyn Knowles Smith, 62, were held at Mt. Olive Church of God in Christ in Louisville on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at 11 a.m. Elder Clifton Haynes officiated. Burial … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Dorothy Mae Williams

Funeral services for Dorothy Mae Williams were held Tuesday, November 3, 2015, at 2 PM from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel in Philadelphia with Bro. Trent Jaudon officiating. Interment followed at Herbert Baptist Cemetery in Neshoba County. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Rosemary Ellis Woodward

Mrs. Rosemary Ellis Woodward, 83, died Saturday, October 31, 2015, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, November 3rd, at Whitehall United Methodist Church, with Rev. Jonathan Stokes, Rev. Stacey Parvin, … Read more

Obituary – Mr. John Jackson

John Wilborn Jackson, 78, passed away on October 28, 2015 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. He was retired from Bell South Telephone Company and also from Mississippi State University Telecommunications Department. Mr. Jackson was a member of … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Larry Thompson

Huntersville, NC

Larry Eugene Thompson, 81, passed away on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, at his residence in Huntersville, North Carolina. A memorial service was held at 6 p.m. on Friday, November 6, 2015, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Melvin Thomas Burnham, Sr

Mr. Melvin Thomas Burnham, Sr., 88, died Monday, October 25, 2015, at Choctaw Residential Center in Philadelphia, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, October 29th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Terrell Mayo officiating. Interment was … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Sonny Mathews

Mr. Horace Durward Mathews, III, 50, better known as Sonny to his family and friends, died Tuesday, October 27, 2015, at his home in Louisville, MS. Graveside services were held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, October 30th, at New Hope … Read more

Obituaries – 11/04/15

Clovis Joseph Norris
Oct. 29, 2015
Services for Clovis Joseph Norris, 98, of Kosciusko were Oct. 31, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Larry Norris officiating. Burial was in Beulah Cemetery near Weir.
He was born … Read more

Obituaries – 10/28/15

Martha Lou Ingram
October 19, 2015
Services for Martha Lou Ingram, 89, of Louisville, MS were held October 24, 2015 at Hopewell United Methodist Church in Louisville with Dr. Theo Triplett, Sr. officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
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Obituary – Mr. Billy Jack “B.J.” Smith

Billy Jack “B. J.” Smith, 78, passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland, Mississippi. Visitation was Thursday, October 22, 2015, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services … Read more