Mrs. Edith Irene Breedlove
Funeral services for Mrs. Edith Irene Breedlove were held at 2 pm
Wed., April 3, 2013 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Scott
Boatner and Rev. Lavon Boatner officiating. Interment was in
Cedarlawn Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in
charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Breedlove, 78, passed away on Mon., April 1, 2013 at Neshoba
General Hospital. She was born and reared in the Deemer Community.
She worked at Clark’s Department Store. Mrs. Breedlove was a member
of Eastern Star. She was a member of West Philadelphia Baptist Church.
Mrs. Breedlove is survived by her daughter, Debra Branning of
Phila, MS; daughter-in-law, Cappy Breedlove of Phila, MS; sons, Mark
Breedlove of Phila, MS and Micky Breedlove of Phila, MS; sisters,
Elizabeth Hutchinson of Brandon, MS, Alice Bradshaw of Pearl, MS,
Linda Rush of Phila, MS & Evelyn Gibbs of Pearl, MS; (9)
grandchildren; (14) great-grandchildren; host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers are Chris Boatner, Josh Fry, Ty Gilmer, Ricky Stewart,
Eddie Henson, Stephen Clark, Clint Knight, Chris Fairchild, Matthew
Boatner, Micah Boatner, Trevor Breedlove and Eric Breedlove.
Mrs. Pearl Duran
Mrs. Willie Pearl Duran, 85, passed away on April 5, 2013, at the
Winston County Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi.
Visitation was Sunday, April 7, 2013, from 1 p.m. until service time
at Hight Assembly of God Church in Noxapater, Mississippi.
Funeral services were held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday at Hight Assembly of
God Church, with Rev. Toby Halfacre officiating. Interment followed
in Hight Assembly of God Church Cemetery in Noxapater, Mississippi.
Mrs. Duran was born on May 3, 1927, to Elmer and Lessie Mae Kelly.
She was a member of Hight Assembly of God Church and a homemaker.
Mrs. Duran is survived by her husband of 65 years, William W. Duran,
of Noxapater; her daughter, Maxine Duran Luke; and her son, Larry
Duran of Noxapater. She is also survived by two grandsons.
Serving as pallbearers were Terry Kelley, Paul Kelley, Billy Kelley,
Jimmy Kelley, Randall Kelley, Rodney Kelley, L. D. Kelley, Jr., Tony
Kelley, Donnie Duran, Mark Kugle, Ryan Luke and Stacy Luke.
Memorials may be given to Hight Assembly of God Family Life Center
Building Fund, 105 Hight-Moore Road, Noxapater, MS 39346.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home,
724 N. Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may
be shared with the family by signing the guest register at
Many lives have been touched through his commitment to humanity. Mr.
Odean Gladney was born September 17, 1942 in Winston County,
Louisville, Mississippi to Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Gladney, who preceded
him in death. At an early age he confessed a hope in Christ at Union
Chapel M.B. Church. He departed this life April 4, 2013.
He leaves to cherish his memories: wife, Sarah Gladney; two sons,
Keith (Neishell) Jordan, Jerry Kelly; three grandchildren, LaKita ,
Kendrick and Markevious; six great-grandchildren, Cameron, Landriz,
Wesley, Cherish and Jerrica; two brothers, Roy (Mattie) Gladney,
Louisville, MS, Charlie (Barbara) Gladney, Macon, MS; two sisters,
Corrine (Edgar) Crosby, Louisville, MS, Lorene (Henry) Turner,
Fayetteville, NC; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Mr. Kenneth “Ken”
Mr. Kenneth “Ken” Collins, 69, passed away on March 30, 2013, at his
residence in Noxapater, Mississippi. Visitation was Monday, April 1,
2013, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in
Louisville. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. in the Nowell-
Massey Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, with Rev. Mason
Joy officiating. Interment followed in Oak Grove Baptist Church
Cemetery in Noxapater, Mississippi.
Mr. Collins was born on September 19, 1943, to Pat and Eudean
McAdory Collins. He retired after more than 30 years at Taylor
Machine Works and was a local businessman. He was a member of Oak
Grove Baptist Church in Noxapater.
He is survived by his wife, Marion Collins of Noxapater; his son,
Dale Collins and wife, Tracy, of Louisville; his sister, Jessie Faye
husband, Woody, of Noxapater; and his brother Ronnie Collins and
wife, Janet, of Jackson, Mississippi. He is also survived by two
grandsons, Chase and Caden Collins.
He is preceded in death by his son, Douglas Ray Collins; his
grandson, Cody Collins; and his parents.
Serving as pallbearers were Lex Taylor, Robert Taylor, E. L. Vowell,
Joe Boykin, Bobby Crowell, Ronnie Flake, Derrick Reynolds, and Davis
Memorials may be given to Oak Grove Baptist Church, 19 Asa Thomas
Road, Noxapater, MS 39346. Arrangements were under the direction of
Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 N. Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the
guest register at www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Camellia Elizabeth Hemphill
Mrs. Camellia Elizabeth Hemphill, 54, died Monday, April 1, 2013, at
Rush Hospital in Meridian, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00
A.M. Thursday, April 4th, at Porter Funeral Home. Interment was in
Good Hope Baptist Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of
Mrs. Hemphill was born September 28, 1958, in Florida. She was a
retired Certified Nursing Assistant; and a member of Good Hope
She is survived by her husband, Randy Joe Hemphill of Louisville; a
daughter, Tina Joanne Long of Pennsylvania; a son, Michael Maurice
Hemphill of Louisville; seven grandchildren, Tyler Daniel Hemphill,
Emily Michelle Hemphill, Eddie Laudien, Maria Strickland, Natalie
Long, Quinton Long, and Maddie Jo Long; sisters, Elizabeth Ann Henry
of Guntersville, AL, Maurie Katherine Norman of Lake City, WA, Amelia
Margaret Keeton of Carbon Hill, AL, and Ruth Ellen Stembridge of
Tuscaloosa, AL; and four brothers, Edward Lowe Tidwell of Birmingham,
AL, Maurice Eugene Tidwell of Guntersville, AL, Thomas Decha Tramel
of Mobile, AL, and Terry Lee Hermecz of Louisville, MS.
She was preceded in death by a son, Randy Joe Hemphill, Jr.; her
father, Tillman Oliver Tramel, Sr.; her mother, Elizabeth Ann
Hearndon; a sister, Christine Tramel Solozano; and a brother, Tillman
Oliver Travel, Jr.
Pallbearers were Thomas Tramel, Jimmy Higginbotham, William
Shepheard, Danny Hemphill, John Hemphill, David Hemphill, Anthony
Miles, and Grady McCluskey.
To sign the guest register, go to www.porterfuneralhome.net.
Ms. Nancy Young Hanna
Ms. Nancy Young Hanna, 78, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2013, at
her residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Tuesday,
April 9, 2013, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. atNowell-Massey Funeral Home
in Louisville. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on
Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at First United Methodist Church with Rev.
Mike Childs officiating. Interment will be in Masonic Cemetery.
Ms. Hanna was born on April 20, 1934, to Q. C. and Emily Chambliss
Young. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and an
active member of the Relay for Life Cancer Survivor Team of Winston
County. Nancy was also an active member of the Ed Livingston Sunday
School Class at First Methodist Church and she has served many
families in Winston County in her capacity as secretary at Nowell-
Massey Funeral Home.
Ms. Hanna is survived by her son, Hal Hanna; her grandson, Chase
Hanna and wife, Jessica, and great-granddaughter, Chloe Hanna. Nancy
is also survived by step-granddaughter, Dulcie Cherry, and husband,
Brandon; and by step-grandson, Jason Stewart and wife, Angela.
Additionally, she had two step-great-grandchildren, Anna Grace Cherry
and Cody Stewart, all of Louisville. She is also survived by two
sisters, Frances Hill and Bobbye Mills also of Louisville; as well as
a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Charlotte
Webb, Jewel Hembree, and Rose Mary Pearson; and her brother, Quintus
Pallbearers will be Ken Mills, Brian Mills, Jason Stewart, Cody
Stewart, Adam Horton, and Leslie Smyth.
Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society, c/o Penny’s
From Heaven, 532 E. Main Street, Louisville, MS or to the Ed
Livingston Sunday School Class, c/o First United Methodist Church,
300 W. Main Street, Louisville, MS 39339.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home,
724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences
may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at