Category: News

Obituary – Mrs. Juanita Tennant King

Ackerman, MS Juanita Tennant King, 53, an interior designer/photographer, as well as a homemaker, passed away Tuesday February 16, 2016 at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Mrs. King was born April 8, 1962 in West Virginia. She was…

Obituary – Mrs. Ruby (Jackie) Eaves Bunch

Ruby (Jackie) Eaves Bunch, 81, of Durham, NC went to heaven on Saturday, February 13th. She was born on October 6, 1934 in Louisville, Mississippi to Henry Arthur Eaves and Ruby Hooks Eaves. Mrs. Bunch graduated from the Mississippi School…

Obituary – Mr. William Brelan Jackson

Ackerman, MS William Brelan Jackson, 92, a retired military serviceman and veteran in the U.S. Army and Navy, passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at his home near Ackerman, MS.

Obituary – Mr. Elton “Earl” Watson

Elton “Earl” Watson, 91, passed away surrounded by his family on February 16, 2016, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Saturday, February 20, 2016, from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral…

Obituary – Mrs. Mildred Smith Bethany

Mrs. Mildred Smith Bethany, 96, died Monday, February 22, 2016, at her home in Louisville surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services were held at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, February 25th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Larry Mizell officiating.…

Legals – 02/24/2016

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE GUARDIANSHIP OF MARTINA JANE ASHMORE, NCM JANICE H. HUNTER, GUARDIAN CIVIL ACTION NO. 9187

Obituaries – 02/24/2016

Ms. Willie Francis Miller February 11, 2016 Funeral services for Ms. Willie Francis Miller, 94, were held at Millsprings Baptist Church in Weir on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 11 a.m. Dr. Vincent Coleman officiated. Burial at Bethlehem. A native…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 02/17/2016

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Arbor event grows good response

Arbor Day celebration assists recovery of community By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The recognition of Arbor Day is a nationwide event, but this day has more meaning for Winston County residents as The Winston County Extension Office hosted…