News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – May 8, 1914

LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Wood on the ninth, a … Read more

Obituary – Cynthia Spiva-Ware

Funeral services for Cynthia Spiva-Ware, 53, were held at 1 p.m., April 29 at Mt. Pleasant #2 M.B. Church in Noxapater. Rev. Curtis Johnson officiated.  Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Mrs.Cynthia was … Read more

Obituary – Tyler Dwaine Tucker

Tyler Dwaine Tucker, 8, passed away on Monday, April 28, 2014, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Graveside services and interment were held at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 4, 2014, in the Whitehall United Methodist Church Cemetery with Rev. … Read more

Obituary – Ms. Dora Ann Triplett

Funeral services for Dora Ann Triplett, 64, were held at 2 p.m., May 3 at Mt. Cannie M.B. Church in Louisville. Rev. George Love, Sr. officiated.  Burial followed … Read more

Obituary – Ruth Clark

Mrs. Ruth Clark, 94, passed away on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at Louisville Healthcare Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Friday, May 2, 2014, from 1 p.m. until service time at Flower Ridge United Methodist Church in Louisville. Funeral … Read more