Category: Obits

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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.… Read more

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. … Read more

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 … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Bernard Landrum Haggard

Louisville, MS

Mr. Bernard Landrum Haggard, Sr., 76, passed away at his home surrounded by loved ones on March 14, 2016 in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held on Friday, March 18th, 2016, at 1:00 P.M. at Porter Funeral Home, … Read more

Obituary – Mr. James Elliot “Jim” Peterson

Louisville, MS

Mr. James Elliot “Jim” Peterson, 93, died March 28, 2016, at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, MS. Graveside services were held on Sunday, April 3rd, at 1:30 P.M. at Memorial Park Cemetery, followed by a visitation from … Read more

Obituary – Ms. Linda Gail Black Jones


Linda Gail Black Jones, 68, passed from this life Monday, March 21, 2016, while surrounded by her family at home, following a 10 year battle with cancer.

Visitation was 5:00-8:00pm, Thursday, March 24, 2016, at Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home in … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Joe James Hamilton

Mr. Joe James Hamilton, 99, died Friday, March 18, 2016, at the Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, March 21st, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment … Read more