Health notes

NMMC-Eupora gives info about Legionnaire’s disease

Legionnaires’ disease is a severe type of pneumonia caused by bacteria, according to North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora. People most frequently contract it by breathing in mist from water that contains the bacteria from hot … Read more

Obituary – Mary Evelyn Hurst Weems

Mary Evelyn Hurst Weems, age 86, passed away Wednesday April 30, 2014 at her home in West Point surrounded by her family. She was born May 2, 1927 in Mantee, MS.
She was preceded in death by

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Obituary – Joe Reese Moore

Joe Reese Moore, 77, passed away on April 29, 2014, at his residence in Bellefontaine.
Mr. Moore was born on January 1, 1937. He was a Baptist and a retired truck driver for Webster County, Mississippi.
Mr. Moore is survived … Read more

Obituary – Dan Womack

Services for Dan Womack, 75, of Womack were May 1, 2014, at Hohenlinden Baptist Church with the Revs. Fred Hartley, Charlie Fitts and Carl Morris
officiating. Burial was in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
He was born

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Obituary – Jerry Milton Atkins

Jerry Milton Atkins, 83, passed away on May 4, 2014 at his residence in Maben, MS. He was retired from Babcock and Wilcox as a Welding Specialist, where he worked for 41 years and a member of Maben Methodist Church. … Read more

Obituary – Charles “Buddy” Pittman, Sr.

Charles “Buddy” Pittman, Sr., 72, of Walthall, MS, passed away on May 2, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical Center Eupora. He was a retired owner of D&B Auto Parts in Eupora, and a member of Walthall Baptist Church.
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