Category: Obits

Obituary – Mr. Bobby Earl Reed

Bobby Earl Reed passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2016. He was 75 years old.

Bobby was born in Louisville, MS, to Tommie and Mavis Reed. He has been a resident of Vicksburg for 55 years. Bobby earned his Bachelor … Read more

Obituary – Mr. James Frank Smith

Mr. James Frank Smith, 65, died Friday, February 12, 2016, at his home in Louisville, MS. Visitation will be held Thursday, February 18th, from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home, with a memorial service and prayer at … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Ella Mae Shepperd

Mrs. Ella Mae Shepperd, age 80, of Paducah, KY, passed away Sunday February 14, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Shepperd was native of Noxapater, MS, and a member of the Highland Baptist Church of Paducah.… Read more

Obituaries – 02/10/2016

Mrs. Roma Jean Nowell
Funeral services for Mrs. Roma Jean Nowell were held 10 AM Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John E. Stephens and Rev. Tim Vowell officiating. Interment was in Immanuel Cemetery.… Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Betty Evans

Ackerman, MS

Betty Sue Evans, 77, a retired business owner / homemaker, passed away Saturday February 6, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus, MS. Ms. Evans was born March 7, 1938 in Choctaw County. She was a member … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 02/10/2016

How the polls get it wrong
John Kasich, Jeb Bush and Chris Christie may not be out of it yet in the crowded race for the Republican presidential nomination.

Despite the low showings in the public opinion polls for the … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Linn Harry “Mack” McCubbin

Linn Harry “Mack” McCubbin, 70, formerly of Louisville, passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016, at the Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center in Houston, Texas. Graveside services and interment were at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Joe Shepard

Joe Shepard, 91, passed away on Monday, February 1, 2016, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Thursday, February 4, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were held … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Walterine “Renie” Nowell

Walterine “Renie” Nowell, 87, passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016, at the Choctaw County Medical Center in Ackerman, Mississippi. Visitation was held Saturday, January 30, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home and Sunday … Read more

Obituaries – 02/03/2016

Ms. Eleanor Savell Sharp
Funeral services for Ms. Eleanor Savell Sharp are 2 PM Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Revs. E.L. Sharp and John E. Stephens officiating. Interment in Crossroads Cemetery.… Read more