Category: News

911 calls – 03/30/2016

March 21 6:41 a.m., medical, Hwy. 15; Mathiston FD, EMS respond. 9:08 a.m., medical, East Walnut Avenue; EMS responds. 1:39 p.m., vehicle hit deer, Jackson Road; Webster SO responds. 7:29 p.m., domestic, Hill Street; Eupora PD responds. 8:04 p.m., medical,…

Obituary – Mrs. Alice Inez McAdams Taylor

Ackerman, MS On Easter Sunday, March 27, 2016, Mother, “Memaw,” Inez M. Taylor went quiet in the night leaving her earthly family to be united with her heavenly one. She was born December 12th 1921, to Abbey Denton and Frankie…

Obituaries – 03/30/2016

Grace Jennings Sloan Feb. 15, 2016 Services for Grace Jennings Sloan, 93, of Ackerman were Feb. 17, 2016, at Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Roger Griffith and Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Obituary – Mrs. Dora “Dee” “Sis” McComb Newingham

Mathiston, Ms.   Mrs. Dora “Dee” “Sis” McComb Newingham, 74, retired accountant, passed away March 23, 2016 at her residence from a fiercely fought battle with renal cell cancer. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Sunday March 27, 2016 at Oliver…

Obituary – Mr. James Earl Sims

Mantee, MS   Mr. James Earl Sims, 76, died Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Eupora.   Funeral services were 11:00 am Saturday at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with burial in Montevista Cemetery in…

Obituary – Mr. John Louis Burton

Ackerman, Ms. Mr. John Louis Burton, 82, died March 22, 2016 at Golden Living Center in Eupora, Ms. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Friday, March 25, 2016 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Bluff Springs Cemetery in Choctaw…

Legals – 03/30/2016

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on 24th day of September, 2010, Henry H. Brownlee executed a certain Deed of Trust to Alan E. South, Trustee for the benefit of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems Inc., as nominee for Urban Financial…

Obituary – SSGT Edward Lee Smith

Maben, MS   SSGT Edward Lee Smith, 66 of Maben, MS, died March 27, 2016 at his residence.   Born June 17, 1949 in Aberdeen, MS, he was the son of the late Hollis Alton and Earlene (Kimbell) Smith. He…

Obituary – Ms. Linda Davis Wills

Ackerman, MS Linda Davis WIlls, 65, a retired certified nursing assistant and caregiver, passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at her residence in Ackerman, MS. Ms. Wills was born December 13, 1950. She was a member of the Chester Baptist…

Obituary – Mr. Billy R. Ray

Ackerman, MS Billy R. Ray, 76, a retired factory worker for Hackney and Hardwire, passed away Saturday March 26, 2016 at the Choctaw Regional Medical Center in Ackerman, MS. Mr. Ray was born October 11, 1939 in Choctaw County, MS.…