News of the Past – 03/16/2016

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

100 Years Ago –March 17, 1916
[This edition was not available on microfilm for review.]

75 Years Ago – March Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Maggie Sue McAdory

Maggie Sue McAdory, 71, was anointed her new body as she passed away on Friday, March 11, 2016, in the Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 13, 2016, … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Tammye Dawn White Hamilton

Mrs. Tammye Dawn White Hamilton, 53, died Saturday, March 12, 2016, at her home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held Monday, March 14th, at 11:00 A.M. at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Charles Rook officiating. Interment was in Vernon … Read more

Obituaries – 03/16/2016

Mr. Perry Allen Thrasher
Services for Perry Allen Thrasher were held Sunday, March 13, 2016, at 3 p.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel in Philadelphia, MS with Rev. Alton A. Thrasher officiating.  Burial followed with Military Honors in Mars Hill … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Earl Randolph Kirk, Jr

1960-2016

 

Earl Randolph Kirk, Jr., 56, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Earl was born January 30, 1960, to Earl Kirk, Sr. and Sally Ann Palmer Kirk. … Read more

Obituary – Mr. John Carr Gauntt

Macon, MS

Mr. John Carr (J.C.) Gaunt, 47, of Macon, MS passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. His funeral were held on Saturday, March … Read more