Category: Obits

Mr. Harold R. Weaver

Harold R. Weaver, 76, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation was on Saturday, July 23, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell Massey … Read more


Mr. John Jewell

Macon, MS

John Wesley Jewell, 56, of Macon, MS passed away on Friday, July 15, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Golden Triangle in Columbus, MS. Funeral service were Sunday, July 17, 2015 at 4 p.m. at Salem Memorial … Read more

Mrs. Kathleen Goodin Robinson

Mrs. Kathleen Goodin Robinson, 76, died Friday, July 1, 2016, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, July 5th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Gerald Butler officiating. … Read more

Mrs. Janet Younger Dill

Janet Younger Dill died surrounded by her family on July 7 at M. D. Anderson Hospital in Houston at the age of 72 after a courageous, two-year battle with pancreatic cancer. Janet was born on September 30, 1943, in Columbus, … Read more

Mrs. Lois Smith Cournoyer

Mrs. Lois Smith Cournoyer, 94, died Monday, July 4, 2016, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 3:00 P.M. on Thursday, July 7th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Dr. Brett Golson officiating. Interment was in … Read more


Miss Barbara Cistrunk

June 26, 2016

Funeral services for Miss Barbara Cistrunk, 74, were held at Mount Bell M.B. Church in Louisville, Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. William Haynes officiated. Burial in Oliver.

Miss Cistrunk died Sunday, … Read more

Mrs. Susie Jones

Mrs. Susie Jones, 95, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, July 1, 2016, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point, Mississippi. Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 3, 2016, at Friendship Baptist … Read more

Mrs. Annie Lue “Ann” Vernon Van Devender

Memorial services for Annie Lue “Ann” Vernon Van Devender were held on Sunday, June 26, at 3:00 p.m. at Porter Funeral Home with Reverend Ray Luke, Reverend Chris Gully, and Reverend Gerald Butler officiating.  Interment was in Vernon Baptist Church … Read more

Ms. Mitzi Ann Miller

Mitzi Miller picMitzi Ann Miller, 85, passed away peacefully at her home in Pensacola, FL on Thursday, June 23, 2016. Mitzi was born December 6, 1930, in Louisville, MS where she attended elementary and high school. She received a B.S. degree from … Read more

Ms. Jennifer Melissa Bryan

Jennifier Melissa Bryan, 37, formerly of Louisville, passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at the Gwinnett Medical Center in Duluth, Georgia. Visitation will be Sunday, June 26, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in … Read more