Category: Obits


Richard Don Bowman Sr.

Sept. 28, 2016

Services for Richard Don Bowman Sr., 73, of Starkville and formally of Ackerman, were Oct. 1, 2016, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Burial was in Clear Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Oktibbeha … Read more


Elsie Gene
Cooper Cockrell
Sept. 18, 2016

Services for Elsie Gene Cooper Cockrell, 79, of Tupelo were Sept. 21, 2016, in the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors with the Rev. Matt Scopel officiating. Burial was in Lee Memorial Park. … Read more


Wanda Clanton
Sept. 18, 2016

Memorial services for Wanda Clanton Hinkey, 60, of Maben will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 21, 2016, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Phil Smith officiating. Visitation will precede the … Read more


John Edward
Sept. 10, 2016

Memorial services for John Edward Boatman, 56, of Stewart
will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 17, 2016, at Reeds Chapel Baptist Church in Webster County.

Mr. Boatman, a disabled carpenter, was a member of … Read more


Michael Hughes
Aug. 21, 2016

Services for Michael Hughes, 50, were Sept. 3, 2016, at Grove Chapel M.B. Church in Maben with the Rev. Rufus Harris officiating. Burial was in Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston.
Mr. Hughes was a lawn … Read more


Clyde W. Draine
Aug. 19, 2016

Services for Clyde William Draine, 71, of Columbus, Georgia, were Aug. 26, 2016, at Mt. Union Missionary Baptist Church in Eupora. Burial with military honors followed in Churchill Cemetery.

He was born Oct. 23, … Read more


Floyd Eugene
‘Bubba’ Boggs
Aug. 13, 2016

Graveside services for Floyd Eugene “Bubba” Boggs, 67, were Aug. 16, 2016, at Greensboro Cemetery with the Rev. James Caffey officiating.

He died Aug. 13, 2016, at his home in Houston.
Houston Funeral … Read more


Ann Edwards
July 27, 2016

Ann Edwards, 87, died July 27, 2016, at Golden LivingCenter-Eupora.

Mrs. Edwards was born July 17, 1929. She is being cremated.

Survivors include a daughter, Brenda Pierce; a son, Michael Stauffer; three sisters; six grandchildren … Read more