Obits

Obituary – Mr. M.D. Avent

Mathiston, MS

Mr. M. D. Avent, 85, retired Crane Operator with Babcock and Wilcox, Mfg., died November 11, 2015 at North Ms. Medical Center in Tupelo, Ms. Funeral Services were held 3:00PM Saturday November 14, 2015 at Oliver Funeral Home … Read more

Obituaries – 11/18/15

Mary Ethel McCarty
Nov. 11, 2015
Services for Mary Ethel McCarty, 90 of Water Valley were Nov. 14, 2015, at Providence Baptist Church near Ackerman with the Rev. Randle Poss officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery on Chester-Tomnolen Road … Read more

Obituary – Mr. William Allen

JACKSONVILLE – William “Bill” Allen, 78, of Jacksonville, died Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington. Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 13, 2015 at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel. Burial … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Lou Simpson

November 20, 1916 – October 14, 2015

Mary Lou Curry Simpson was born in Mantee, Mississippi, youngest child of Dr. and Mrs.WH. Curry, grew up in Eupora, Mississippi, with three older brothers, Jim, Hugh, and Robert, one older foster sister, … Read more

Obituaries – 11/11/15

Lugene Burton
Nov. 7, 2015
Services for Lugene Burton, 91, of Ackerman were Nov. 9, 2015, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Choctaw County with the Revs. James Wells and Michael Mann officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.… Read more

Obituaries – 11/04/15

Clovis Joseph Norris
Oct. 29, 2015
Services for Clovis Joseph Norris, 98, of Kosciusko were Oct. 31, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Larry Norris officiating. Burial was in Beulah Cemetery near Weir.… Read more

Obituary – Mr. Bobby Earl Burns

Brandon, MS

Bobby Earl Burns, 75, passed away Fri. Oct. 30, 2015 at the Brandon Court Nursing Home in Brandon, MS. Visitation was held on Sun. Nov. 1, 2015 from 2pm-5pm and on Mon. Nov. 2, 2015 from 9am-9:45am at … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Sammy “Sam” Bowie

Sammie E. Bowie died Monday, October 26, 2015 at NMMC Tupelo, MS. He was 60 years old. Mr. Sam Bowie lived in Ackerman for most of his life, but moved to Eupora about 3 years ago. He was a truck … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Bernard Wallace “B.W.” Hill

West Point, MS

Mr. Bernard Wallace “B.W.” Hill was born March 28, 1924, in Vardaman and spent his childhood in Bruce as the son of the late Avery Alexander and Naomi Brown Hill. He moved with his family to West … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Jackie Stafford

Eupora, Ms.

Mr. Jackie Stafford, 67, press operator with Luvata Mfg. in Grenada, Ms., died October 26, 2015 at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo, Ms.. Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Thursday October 29, 2015 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial … Read more