Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Estelle Kinard Rogers

Mrs. Estelle Kinard Rogers, 94, died Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at her home in Louisville, MS. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, April 24th, at Memorial Park Cemetery in Meridian, MS, with Rev. Mike Russell officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Meridian. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Ruby Joyce Steele

Ruby Joyce Steele, 60, passed away on Friday, April 18, 2014, at her home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral Service will be Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at 1 p.m., from Bethel M. B. Church, Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation will be 2 until 6 p.m., from the Funeral Home on Tuesday. Mrs. Steele will be placed in the church on Wednesday, one hour before service time with Beck Funeral Home of Louisville in charge of arrangements.

Kate Kinard Jernigan

Mrs. Kate Kinard Jernigan, 97, died Monday, April 21, 2014, at Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 22nd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday from 2:00 PM until service time at Porter Funeral Home. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Mark McIntyre

Mark Stanton McIntyre, 53, of Lula, Mississippi, passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014, in his home from health complications. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi, on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Graveside services and interment will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Peggy Jones Whitmire

Mrs. Peggy Jones Whitmire, 75, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, MS. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 19th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Dr. Ladell Blanton and Rev. Trent Jaudon officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1:00 P.M. until service time Saturday. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Matthew Wayne “Matt” Henry

Matthew Wayne “Matt” Henry, 52, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. He was born in Long Beach, Mississippi to John K. Henry and Joy Coleman Henry on May 28, 1961. Matt loved to read and had a passion for music especially The Beatles. He was an avid animal lover, in particularly dogs. He played drums in many bands and venues throughout the South including Rum Boogie Café in Memphis, Tennessee and Ground Zero in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Matt also had a deep interest in the culture, history and authors of the South especially the Civil War era. He attended The University of Mississippi where he obtained a degree in Broadcast Journalism. He lived in Louisville, Mississippi; Oxford, Mississippi; and Tupelo, Mississippi before returning back to Louisville. Graveside services and interment will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, April 21, 2014, at Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Billy Bowie officiating. Visitation will be held at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home one hour before the graveside services.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Floyd Smith


Mr. Floyd Smith, 79, a retired technician, passed away on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Windsor Place Nursing Home in Columbus, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville on Friday, April 18, 2014, from 6 p.m.until 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 19, 2014, in the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Murphy Creek BaptistChurch Cemetery.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Shaletha Marqee Wade


Shaletha Marqee Wade, 31, passed on Monday, April 14, 2014, at her home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral Service will be Saturday, April 19, 2014, at 1 p.m., from Mill Springs Missionary Baptist Church, Weir, Mississippi. Visitation will be Friday, from 12 noon until 6 p.m., from the Funeral Home. Miss Wade, will be placed in the church on Saturday, one hour before service time, with burial in the Church Cemetery. Beck Funeral Home of Louisville in charge of arrangements.

Juanita McCown Hight

Juanita McCown Hight, 100, one of Winston County’s most influential and supportive citizens, died on Wednesday, April 16, at Oak Tree Plantation in Amory after a brief illness.

A memorial service celebrating her life is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 18, at the First Baptist Church of Louisville. Visitation is prior to the service at 1:00 p.m. at the church. Porter Funeral Home in Louisville is in charge of arrangements.

Jacqueline Hampton

Hampton, Jacqueline
Funeral arrangements pending
Williams and Hampton Funeral Home

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Melvin Johnson

Melvin Johnson, 63, passed away on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Oktibbeha County Hospital, Starkville, Mississippi. Funeral Service will be Saturday, April 19, 2014, at 11 a.m., from Union Chapel M. B. Church, Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation will be Friday, from 12 noon until 6 p.m., from the Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery. Mr. Johnson will be reposed in the church on Saturday, one hour before service time, with Beck Funeral Home of Louisville in charge of arrangements.

Monday, April 14, 2014

Majorie Mayo Lewis



Mrs. Marjorie Mayo Lewis, 89, passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation will be Thursday, April 17, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 18, 2014, at Shiloh Baptist Church with Rev. Jay Murphy officiating. Visitation will also be held the day of the service at the church from 10:30 a.m. until service time. Interment will follow in Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery.

Loretta Lynn Blansett



Ms. Loretta Lynn Blansett, 49, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at the University Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Greg Skelton officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery.

Dennis Wayne Eaves


Mr. Dennis Duane Eaves, 59, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Monday, April 14, 2014, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle in Columbus, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Marlin Adcock officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Billy Files McDowell



Mr. Billy Files McDowell, 79, passed away surrounded by his loving family onMonday, April 14, 2014, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Wayne Hill and Mr. David Stewart officiating. Visitation will be the day of the service at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home inLouisville from 9 a.m. until service time. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Frances White Bergeron

Graveside services for Mrs. Frances Bergeron, 71, of Starkville, will be held at Pleasant Hill Methodist Cemetery near Sturgis,MS, at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, April 16th. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Porter Funeral Home.

Linda Roberts

Linda Roberts, 58 passed away April 12, 2014. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 19, at 11 AM. The body will be reposed at the church one hour before service. Visitation will be Friday, April 18, from 4 - 8 PM. Interment will be in the New Hope Methodist Cemetery in De Kalb. All services will be held at New Hope Methodist Church, 5312 New Hope Rd. in De Kalb, MS.





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De Kalb, MS 39328

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Mary Pauline Worrell

FUNERAL SERVICES: Mary Pauline Worrell---Visitation: 12PM til Service Time Sunday April 13, 2014 @ Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman, MS. Service: Sunday April 13, 2014 @ 1:00 PM @ Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman, MS. Interment: Bear Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. ---SIGN GUESTBOOK UNDER CURRENT OBITS @www.colemanfuneral.com

Bobbie Lee Whitehead

Mrs. Bobbie Lee Whitehead, 81, died Friday, April 11, 2014, at Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, April 13th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mason Joy and Rev. Jonathan Peeples officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Porter Funeral Home. Interment will be in Good Hope Cemetery.

Mrs. Whitehead was born July 31, 1932, in Louisville, MS. She was a homemaker and a member of East Louisville Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Albert “Bill” Whitehead; two brothers, Archie Edwards and Alvin Edwards; and six sisters, Mary Leon Schell, Pauline Chiles, Claudine Richardson, Walene Fortner, Jewell Miller, and Edna Pearl Oliver.

She is survived by a daughter, Dale (Wayne) Joiner of Louisville; a son, Albert (Nell) Whitehead of Louisville; a brother, Billy Edwards of Louisville; four grandchildren, Bridgett Peeples, Michael Joiner, Alecia Holder, and Jonathan Whitehead; and seven great grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Quality Hospice, Philadelphia, MS.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Mattie Sue Green

Mrs. Green, 83, died Saturday, April 5 ,2014 at her residence.
She was born and reared in the Nanih Waiya community. She married her husband in 1948 and moved to Florida in 1955 to work at McArthur Farms. She moved back to Nanih Waiya in 1990 where she made her home. Mrs. Green was a member of Dry Creek Baptist Church. She loved to garden, can fresh vegetables and work in the flower bed.