Sunday, July 31, 2011

Mildres Adams

Mildres Adams, 73, Mathiston, died 07-29-2011.

Arrangements: Welch.

Saturday, July 30, 2011

Johnny Reese

Johnny Reese, 92, Eupora, died 07-28-2011.

Arrangements: Oliver.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Angela Pearson Gregory

Mrs. Angela P. Gregory, 48, died Friday, July 29, 2011, at her home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Sunday, July 31st, at Porter Funeral Home with Rev. Bobby Joe Butler officiating. Interment will be in Whitehall Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Gregory was born October 25, 1962, in Winston County. She was a homemaker, and a member of Whitehall United Methodist Church. She was a 1980 graduate of Louisville High School. She was preceded in death by her father, Marzell Pearson, and her brother, Danny Pearson. She is survived by her husband, Doug Gregory of Louisville; one son, Michael Gregory of Louisville; her mother, Zellowene Eaves Pearson of Brandon, MS; and two sisters, Wanda (Mark) Peagler of Flowood, MS, and Brenda (Shell) Leach of Brandon, MS.

Pallbearers will be Johnny Gregory, Jessie Gregory, Taylor Peagler, Jay Pearson, Dan Fulton, and Jody Fulton. Honorary Pallbearers will be Cotton Clark and Donnie Hollis.

Ada Wright

Ada Wright, 79, Vaiden, died 07-24-2011.

Arrangements: Roberts & Sons.

Leslie Evans

Leslie Evans, 101, Eupora, died 07-26-2011.

Arrangements: Williams & Hampton.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

James Paul Wilkerson

Services for James Paul Wilkerson will be held Thursday, at 10 a.m., at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Charles Rook officiating. John E. Stephens Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Wilkerson, 78, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, MS. He was a member of Enon Baptist Church.
Mr. Wilkerson was born and reared in Neshoba County and enjoyed fishing, watching the New Orleans Saints and reading the newspaper, especially the sports section.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Johnnie Odell Wilkerson and Lacie Viola Stephens Wilkerson; daughter, Dianne; son, Roe Ross; sisters, Ada Mae Thrash and Willie Jean Wells; brothers, Buddy Wilkerson and Otis Wilkerson.
Survivors include daughters, Nancy Wilson of Spring, TX and Linda Jean Adams of Tomball, TX; companion/friend, Delle Lovorn of Louisville, MS; sisters, Mavis Dees of Raymond, MS, Frances Page of Phila, MS and Faye Hoyt of Pearl, MS; brothers, Bob Wilkerson and Steve Wilkerson, both of Phila, MS; 4 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Dwight Dees, Keith Page, Ben Wells, Rob Hoyt, Richard Lovorn and Joey Johnson.
Family and friends may sign online guestbook at www.johnestephenschapel.com

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Clovis Hemphill

(December 15, 1926 - July 26, 2011)
Mr. Clovis A. Hemphill, 84, died Tuesday, July 26, at Regency Hospital in Meridian, MS. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 29th, at 10:00 A.M. at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Jerry Lundy officiating. Interment will be in Sardis Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Hemphill was born December 15th, 1926, in Winston County. He was a retired carpenter, and served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He is survived by six sons, James Hemphill of West Point, MS, Randy Hemphill of Louisville, Danny Hemphill of Louisville, Eugene Hemphill of Arizona, John Hemphill of Louisville, David Hemphill of Louisville; one daughter, Cathy Ferris of Louisville; and two sisters, Gerdie B. Bateman of Meridian, MS and Lillie Eatman of Bossier City, LA. Pallbearers will be Sheryl Hemphill, Jimmy Hemphill, Bernion Hemphill, Dennis McLemore, Robert Hemphill Jr., and Johnny Eatman.
RONNIE CLYDE BOATNER
(September 10, 1957 - July 24, 2011)
SERVICES: WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2011 AT 4:00 P. M.
THE WAY OF THE CROSS BAPTIST CHURCH

VISITATION: TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2011
BEGINNING AT 4:00 P. M. AT THE WAY OF THE CROSS BAPTIST CHURCH

INTERMENT: MARS HILL CEMETERY, WINSTON COUNTY

OFFICIATING: REV. GARY CAUDILL
REV. RANDALL BOATNER
REV. SCOTTY BOATNER
DR. LAVON BOATNER

Mr. Boatner, 53, of Philadelphia, died Sunday, July 24, 2011 at his residence. He was born and reared in the Plattsburg Community of Winston County. Mr. Boatnerwas a member of The Way of the Cross Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Kimbol Boatner and sons, Charles Boatner and Clyde Boatner. Survivors include his wife, Diane Boatner of Philadelphia; daughter, Ashley Walden of Destin, FL; son, Derrick Hobson of McCool; grandchildren, Angelica Walden and Andrew Walden; mother, Marie Blount of Pearl; sister, Debra Counce of Pearl; and brothers, Rev. Randall Boatner of Philadelphia and Donnie Boatner of Pearl.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Gloria Ann Woods

Gloria Ann Woods, 61, Noxapater, died 07-23-2011.

Arrangements: Stephens Chapel.

Lois White

Mrs. Lois Frazier White, 99, died Monday, July 25, 2011, at St. Catherine’s Village in Madison, MS. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, July 278th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 9:30 AM until service time at Porter Funeral Home.

Mrs. White was born January 18, 1912 in Winston County. She was a graduate of Louisville High School, and attended Delta State University. She was the owner of a landscape and plant nursery. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ewell C. White; her parents, Daisy Hunt and William D. Frazier; a sister, Vedys Frazier; and two brothers, William Lamar Frazier and John Estol Frazier.

She is survived by a daughter, Carol White (Bob) Anger of Madison, MS; two sons, Charles F. (Martha) White of Brandon, MS, and Jim D. (Caroline) White of Montgomery, TX; and grandchildren, Adam White, Eric White, Matthew Anger, Luke Anger, Jamie Leonard, and Sara Anger.

Pallbearers are Eric White, Matthew Anger, Dan Thompson, David Thompson, John Sharp, and Jim Sharp.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 523, Louisville, MS, 39339, or St. Catherine’s Village, Madison, MS.

Saturday, July 23, 2011

Ella Robinson

Ella Robinson, 79, Ackerman, died 07-18-2011.

Arrangements: Williams & Hampton.

Bennie Easley

Bennie Easley, 61, Louisville, died 07-17-2011.

Williams & Hampton in charge

Bessie Mills Bane

Mrs. Bessie Mills Bane, 92, went home to be with her Lord on July 22, 2011. Visitation will be held at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. with funeral services to follow at Nowell-Massey Chapel at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, 2011. Interment will follow in Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery. Rev. Rank Boyte and Rev. Stacey Parvin will officiate. Pallbearers include Clinton Mills, Danny Mills, Michael Ingram, Troy Burroughs, Jerry Pearson and Larry Pearson.

Born on January 22, 1919, in Winston County, she was the daughter of the late Clinton Lane and Icy Dallas Mills. She was a 1937 graduate of Louisville High School. Her family sold a milk cow in order for her to continue her education and fulfill her dream of becoming a teacher. She received an associate’s degree from East Central Community College, a bachelor’s degree from University of Southern Mississippi, and a master’s degree from Mississippi State University. While attending East Central she was a member of the women’s basketball team and coached the Decatur High School girls’ team. She was a devoted teacher, coach, and principal in the Bond, Lobutcha, Ford, and Louisville school districts for 42 years. As per her request, two quilts stitched by her former students for classroom projects will be draped across her casket. One features the fifty states, while a bicentennial theme is appliqu├ęd on the other.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Everett Bane, her parents, and her two brothers, Archie Mills and Leonard Mills. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Ricky and Darlene Bane, of Louisville. She was “Grandma Bessie” to E. J. Bane of Wiggins, MS, and Patrick Bane of Louisville, MS. Whether digging for fish bait in her flower garden, cooking their favorite meals, or being the pitcher on the mound for their front yard baseball game, she loved spending time with her two grandsons. She also leaves behind two sisters-in-law, Carolyn Mills of Louisville and Jane Lane of Carriere, MS.

Mrs. Bane was a member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church where she served as treasurer and adult Sunday School teacher for many years. She lived a simple life and enjoyed gardening and reading her Bible. She has been a resident of Lakeside Village at Noxapater, MS, for the past four years where she has received loving care from their compassionate staff.

Memorials may be made to Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, c/o 10713 Hwy 14 West, Louisville, MS 39339 or to the charity of your choice.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Dot Bane Farish

Funeral services for Mrs. Dot Bane Farish will be held at 3:00 P.M. Monday, July 25, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Wayne Sanders and Rev. Trent Bilbo officiating. Interment will be in Union Ridge Cemetery in Noxapater, MS. Visitation will Monday from 1:00 P.M. until service time. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials may be made to the Union Ridge Cemetery Fund, Attention Jamie Clark, 1629 Johnson 5 Road, Noxapater, MS 39346, or Noxapater Baptist Church, PO Box 251, Noxapater, MS 39346. Memorials should be designated in memory of Dorothy Faye Bane Farish.

Scott Fulcher

Mr. Scott Fulcher, 41, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2011, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation will be at South Louisville Baptist Church in Louisville, Mississippi, on Friday, July 22, 2011, from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2011, at South Louisville Baptist Church with Rev. Trent Jaudon, Rev. Junior Davis and Mr. David Stewart officiating. Interment will follow in Murphy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Fulcher was born on June 2, 1970, to Freddy and Judy Fulcher. He was a member of South Louisville Baptist Church, a logger and businessman. He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Morgan Fulcher; one daughter, Emma Rae Fulcher; one son, Max Fulcher; parents, Freddy and Patsy Fulcher; two sisters: Julie Fancher and husband, Slade; and Emily Miles and husband, Josh; and his grandmother, Ruth Clay Fulcher all of Louisville, Mississippi. He was preceded in death by his mother, Judy Jones Fulcher; his grandfather, Jack Fulcher; and his grandparents, Pearl and Odie Jones. Pallbearers will be Ken Mills, Mark Dillard, Allan Young, Lowell Wilson, Ryan Gilmer, and John Albert Young. Memorials may be made to the church of your choice. Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, Mississippi, is handling the arrangements. You may sign the guestbook at www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Jean Cox

Jean Cox, 80, Vaiden, died 07-18-2011
Arrangements: Oliver

Monday, July 18, 2011

Grady Sanders

Mr. Grady Ray Sanders, 83, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2011, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi.  Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi, on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.   Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, 2011, at the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Matt Moehring and Rev. Trent Jaudon officiating.  Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.  Mr. Sanders was born in November 19, 1927.  He was a member of South Louisville Baptist Church and a retired manager of Sherwin-Williams of Louisville.  During World War II, Mr. Sanders served his country in the U. S. Army. He is survived by his wife, Shelby Jean Watson Sanders of Louisville; one daughter, Linda Luke and husband, David, of Greenville, Mississippi; one son, Ken Sanders and wife, Tammy of Louisville, Mississippi; one sister, Joann Hudspeth of Tupelo, Mississippi; seven grandchildren:  Curt Luke and wife, Kimberly; Zach Luke and wife, Lindsey; Christin Sanders, Chase Sanders, Lance Sanders, Zane Sanders and EmmaGrace Sanders; and one great-grandchild, Foster Luke.  He was preceded in death by a grandchild, Laiken Sanders. Pallbearers will be Curt Luke, Zach Luke, Chase Sanders, and Buddy Rogers.  Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or to the Alzheimer’s Association.  Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, Mississippi, is handling the arrangements.  You may sign the guestbook at http://www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com/.

Onie Mae Taylor

Mrs. Onie Mae Taylor, 92, of Noxapater, Mississippi, passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2011, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, from 11:00 a.m. until service time.  Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gregg Thomas officiating.  Interment will follow in Union Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery.  She was born on December 28, 1918, to Romeo and Joyce Farish Bridges.  Mrs. Taylor, a homemaker, was  a member of Union Ridge Baptist Church where she displayed her love of children by working in the church nursery. She is survived by one daughter, Nancy Taylor Griffith and husband, Joe, of West Point, Mississippi; one son, Derrel Taylor of Noxapater, Mississippi; one sister, Genell Brown of Columbus, Mississippi; three grandchildren: Jennifer Maness and husband, Shane; Jason Griffith; and Rachel Golden and husband, Bobby; two great-grandchldren:  Robert Taylor Golden and Gracie Mae Maness.  Mrs. Taylor was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Henry Taylor; parents, Romy and Joyce Bridges; three sisters:  Evelyn Lunsford, Waldine Morris, and Clover Bridges; and three brothers:  Romeo Bridges, Theo Bridges, and Otis Bridges.  Pallbearers will be Tom Boone, Barry Coward, Charles Thomas, Gerald Bridges, Kenneth Bridges, and Tim Taylor.  Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Tribute Program, P. O. Box 1000 Department 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142  Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, Mississippi, is handling local arrangements. You may sign the guestbook at http://www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com/.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Lee Greenlee

Lee Greenlee, 83, Eupora, died 07-10-2011
Arrangements : Williams & Hampton

Charlene Dabbs

Charlene Dabbs, 90, Eupora, died 07-13-2011.
Arrangements: Oliver

Henry C. "Jr. Boy" Goodin

Visitation for Mr. Henry C. "Jr. Boy" Goodin will be Sunday, July 17, 2011, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 18, 2011, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel at 1 p.m. Interment will follow in Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery. Nowell-Massey Funeral Home of Louisville, Mississippi, is in charge of local arrangements.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Anna Maddox

Anna Maddox, 85, Mathiston, died 07-13-2011.
Arrangements: Oliver

Micheal Bingham

Micheal Bingham, 26, Eupora, died 07-08-2011.
 Arrangements - Roberts & Sons

SUE BURT CADE

SERVICES: FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2011 at 10:00 A. M.
NOXAPATER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
VISITATION: THURSDAY,
JULY 14, 2011 6:00 - 8:00 P. M. @ MCCLAIN-HAYS AND 30 PRIOR TO SERVICE AT NOXAPATER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH ON FRIDAY.
INTERMENT: NOXAPATER UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY
OFFICIATING: REV. CHANCE MAY

Mrs. Cade, 93, of Macon, GA, died Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at Coliseum Hospital in Macon, GA. She was born June 30, 1918 in the North Bend Community of Neshoba County. She was the tenth of eleven children born to Wood Allen Burt and Willie Cook Burt. She married Joseph Paul Cade of Noxapater and lived in Noxapater for over 70 years of her life. She was a graduate of Mississippi State University and Educator by profession. Her teaching career of 33 years consisted of teaching first and third grades at Mt. Pisgah School, Liberty School and Noxapater Elementary. She started many young children of the area on their path of education during her teaching career. Mrs. Cade was an active member of Noxapater United Methodist Church for more than 50 years. She taught Adult Sunday School, sang in the Church Choir and worked with the ladies of the church on all sorts of projects. During her retirement you could always find her working in her yard or garden always growing enough food to feed all of Noxapater. She also loved to go fishing and enjoyed her nieces and nephews taking her to a favorite "fishing hole".
Survivors include her son, Joe Burt Cade, Sr. of Columbus, MS as well as her three grandchildren, Joe Burt Cade, Jr. of Collinsville, MS, Edwin Paul Cade of Columbus, MS and Shayne Phillips Cade of Winter Park, FL. She had five great-grandchildren, Joe III, Mary Amanda, Hannah, Kaylee and Gracie Brooke.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Louis Therrell Carson, Sr.

Louis Therrell Carson, Sr. Visitation:Friday July 15, 2011, 10AM-Service Time@ Coleman Funeral Home. Service:Friday July 15, 2011 @ 11AM @ Coleman Funeral Home. Interment: Enon Cemetery

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Teresa Daniel

Teresa Daniel, 45, Mathiston, died 07-09-2011.
Arrangements: Oliver.

Peggy Clark Estes

A local memorial service for Peggy Clark Estes will be at the First United Methodist Church in Louisville on Saturday, July 16, at 2:30 p.m. Visitation will be at the church beginning at 1:30. Peggy joined First Methodist on in 1963 on profession of faith. She is the daugher of Charlene and Bobby Clark and sister to John Clark.

Leroy Holley

Mr. Leroy Holley, 79, passed away on Monday, July 11, 2011, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, on Tuesday, July 12, 2011, from 5:00 p.m. until 8 p.m. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Haggard officiating. Interment will follow in Camp Ground United Methodist Church Cemetery. He was born on January 19, 1932, in Attala County. Mr. Holley was a retired contractor and was a member of Camp Ground United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Rolene Young Holley of Louisville, Mississippi; one daughter, Donna Holley Barnett and husband, Steve, of Carthage, Mississippi; one son, Danny Holley and friend, Jeannie, of Columbus, Mississippi; four sisters; five brothers; and four grandchildren. Mr. Holley was preceded in death by his parents, David Leon and Willie Estelle Posey Holley and his brother, Glaston Holley.
Pallbearers will be Hamp Holley, Sloan Holley, Wilson Young, Steve Barnett, Ernest Fleming, and Mack Holley. Memorials may be made to your favorite charity. Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, Mississippi, is handling local arrangements.

Monday, July 11, 2011

Betty Hudson White

Mrs. Betty Hudson White, age 69, of Barnesville passed away Friday, July 8, 2011 in a Macon Healthcare Facility. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 10:00 o’clock at Rocky Hill United Methodist Church in Louisville, MS, with Rev. Larry Haggard officiating. Interment will be in Rocky Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from Saturday from 9:30 A.M. until service time at the church. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. White was a native of Louisville, Mississippi, but had made her home in Bainbridge for most of her life, before recently moving to Barnesville. She was the daughter of the late Mr. Aubrey Smith Holder and the late Mrs. Eunice Hatcher Holder. Mrs. White was a Retired Professor from Bainbridge College, where she taught for over 30 years. She was a member of the Bainbridge First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include: Her Husband - R.C. White of Barnesville ; 2 Sons - Harold (& Kate) Hudson of Atlanta, & Joe (& Darlene) Hudson of Franklin, NC ; 1 Step-son - Ben (& Lisa) White of Bainbridge ; 1 Step-daughter - Minora (& Vince) Edenfield of Donaldsonville ; 1 Brother - Harland (& Ann) Hatcher of Ackerman, MS ; 3 Grandchildren ; 2 Step-Grandchildren ; & 3 Step-Great Grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Rocky Hill Cemetery Fund, c/o 201 Jordan Circle, Louisville, MS, 39339. To sign the guestbook, please go to www.porterfuneralhome.net.

Plummy Shields

Plummy Shields, 82, passed away on Friday, July 8, 2011, at the St. Dominic Hospital, Jackson, Mississippi.

Funeral service will be Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at 11 a.m., from the Beck Funeral Home. Visitation and wake service will be on Friday from 12 noon until 5 p.m., and wake from 6 until 7 p.m.







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Hazel Young Round

Mrs. Hazel Young Round, 89, died Sunday, July 10th, 2011, at her home in Louisville. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, July 12th, at Noxapater Baptist Church, with Rev. Trent Bilbo officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Visitation will from 5:00 until 8:00 P.M. Monday at Porter Funeral Home, and at the church on Tuesday from 10: A.M. until service time.

Mrs. Round was born November 25, 1921, in Winston County. She was a graduate of Noxapater High School, and was a longtime bookkeeper for Louisville Ford Motor Company. She was a member of Noxapater Baptist church.
She is survived by her husband, Jim Round of Louisville; two sons, Charles L. (Gayle) Young of Meridian, MS, and Randy (Carol) Young of Dallas, TX; a step-son, Jimmy Round of Jackson, MS; a sister, Eva Burt of Noxapater; a brother, George Morris of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; 7 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild. Pallbearers are Bryan Young, Ryan Young, Chase Young, Tim Burt, Ken Morris, and Jimmy Round.
Memorials may be made to Mt. Carmel Cemetery Fund, P. O. Box 251, Noxapater, MS, 39346.

Sunday, July 10, 2011

Richard Andrew Willis

Mr. Richard Andrew Willis, 88, of Noxapater, Mississippi, passed away on Saturday, July 9, 2011, at Mississippi State Veterans Home in Kosciusko, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, on Sunday, July 10, 2011, from 5:00 p.m. until 7 p.m. and on Monday, July 11, 2011, from 9 a.m. until service time. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, July 11, 2011, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Wayne Sanders and Rev. Davey Wilkerson officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Noxapater. He was born June 3, 1923, to Samuel Elvin and Bonnie Bell Ingram Willis. Mr. Willis, a retired carpenter and policeman, was a member of Noxapater Baptist Church. He served his country during World War II during which he received four Bronze Stars and the Purple Heart Award.


He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Ann McNeel Willis of Noxapater, Mississippi; one daughter, Lee Ann Rhaly, and husband, Barry, of Lauderdale, Mississippi; and four grandchildren: Katie Rhaly, Ashley Rhaly, Andrew Rhaly and Julie Bone. He was preceded in death by his parents, Samuel Elvin and Bonnie Bell Ingram Willis; a son, J. R. Willis; and a grandson, Richard Lane Willis.

Pallbearers will be Paul David Hamilton, Billy Gene McNeel, Phil Chapel, Jerome Kittrell, Jimmy Nowell and Keith Nowell. Memorials may be made to Mt. Carmel Landscape Fence Fund. Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, Mississippi, is handling local arrangements. You may sign the guestbook at www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Willie Allen Atterberry

Willie Allen Atterberry, 56, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2011, from the Golden Living Center, Eupora, Mississippi.
Funeral Service will be Saturday, July 9, 2011, at 2 p.m., from the Mill Springs Missionary Baptist Church, Weir, Mississippi. Visitation will be Friday from 12 noon until 6 p.m., from the Funeral Home. The body will be placed in the church on Saturday one hour prior to service time. Beck Funeral Home in charge of services.

Saturday, July 2, 2011

Dr. Billy E. Lee

Dr. Billy E. Lee.-Visitation:Tuesday July 5, 2011, 5:00PM-7:00PM @ Coleman Funeral Home. Service:Wednesday July 6, 2011 @ 11AM @ Coleman Funeral Home. Interment: Enon Cemetery.

Friday, July 1, 2011

Lue Cooper

Lue Cooper, 50, Louisville,
Died 06-27-2011.
Hampton & Williams Funeral Home