Miscellaneous Mississippi Obituaries

CEMSEARCH - OBITUARY CENTRAL - OBITUARY LINKS PAGE - SURNAME SEARCH UTILITY


First Name:
Last Name:
Obituaries for September 12, 2002

Lucile McGaha

OXFORD - Lucile Mathre McGaha, 87, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, at the Gulfport Memorial Hospital in Gulfport. She was a resident of Oxford, where she was a private piano teacher for 45 years. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Oxford Music Club, Readers Guild and Oxford Piano Teachers Association. She was the widow of Dr. Y.J. McGaha.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the First Presbyterian Church in Oxford with the Rev. Murphy Wilds and the Rev. Sam Marshall officiating. Burial will be in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include a daughter, Jane Bloss and her husband, George F. Bloss III, of Gulfport; a sister, Helen Anglemire of Rockford, Ill.; a sister-in-law, Margaret Mathre of Fort Collins, Colo.; a grandchild, Cynthia Horne and her husband, Jason, of Jackson.

Visitation will be from 4:30 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the First Presbyterian Church fellowship hall.

Memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 424 Van Buren Ave., Oxford MS 38655; American Cancer Society, 1380 Livingston Lane, Jackson MS 39213-8013; or Living Waters for the World, 318 Seaboard Lane, Suite 205, Franklin TN 37067.
 

C.H. Elliott

RIPLEY - Charles Henderson "C.H." Elliott Jr., 86, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at his home in Ripley after a long illness. A lifelong resident of Ripley and Tippah County, he was the son of Charles Henderson Elliott Sr. and May Cross Elliott. He was an active member of the First Baptist Church as long as his health permitted. He was a former assistant Sunday School teacher for the men's class and a member of the Live Long and Like It Senior Adult Group, and had served on numerous other committees.

He was an educator in Tippah County for 37 years. He was a former school teacher, coach and principal. He was a county superintendent of education for Tippah County and superintendent of North Tippah Schools for 12 years. He received his B.A. degree and his master of education degree from the University of Mississippi. He was an avid supporter of the Ole Miss football program, and a member of the Ole Miss Alumni Association, the Ole Miss Loyalty Club and Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity.

He was a member of the Tippah County Retired Teachers Association and a life member of the state Retired Teachers Association. He served several years as director of the Northern District of the Retired Teachers. He was a member of the Mississippi Association of Educators, the National Education Association and the Public Employee Association. He held honorary memberships in the Future Farmers of America and Future Homemakers of America.

He was a former director of the Bro. Carroll Robertson Ministries and a retired director of the Northeast Production Credit Association. He was active in the Scouting program, serving as a Scoutmaster for 12 years. He was a board member of the Yocona Area Council, Boy Scouts of America. He was an Eagle Scout and had received the Order of the Arrow and the Silver Beaver awards.

He served for a number of years on the board of the American Cancer Society. He was a member of the Ripley Rotary Club and had received the Paul Harris Award. He was a member of the Lions Club and served as a colonel on the staff of four governors.

He was a tree farmer, a cattle farmer and held other farming interests. Gov. Kirk Fordice appointed him a member of the Mississippi Economic Development Council representing the First Congressional District.

He served three years of active duty in the U.S. Navy. He served in the European Asian Middle East Theater, took part in the invasion of France, and was awarded the European Asian Middle East Medal, Good Conduct Medal and Victory Medal. He was discharged as a Chief Petty Officer.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the First Baptist Church of Ripley with Dr. Albert Wilkerson officiating. Bobby Martin will give a tribute. Burial will be in Ripley Cemetery. McBride Funeral Home of Ripley is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Mary George Holland Elliott of Ripley; a brother, Leland "Pete" Elliott of Ripley; numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Evie Elliott Horton and Georgia Lee Elliott Braddock; and a brother, Benton Elliott.

Pallbearers will be Bobby Elliott, Dr. Charles Elliott, Gerald Braddock, Gary King, Leon Bailey, Rob Elliott, Price Elliott and Benton Elliott.

Honorary pallbearers will be Glen McCullough, Larry Hollis, Bo Robinson, John Holditch, Ray Sartor, Bro. Carroll Roberson, Allan Edgar and Mark McElwain; the deacons of the First Baptist Church; and members of Bobby Martin's Sunday School Class.

Visitation will continue from 7 to 9 a.m. today at the funeral home, then at the church until service time.

Memorials may be made to: First Baptist Church Building Fund, 202 E. Pine St., Ripley MS; or Boy Scouts of America, 505 Air Park Road, Tupelo MS 38801.
 

Silas G. Moffat Jr.

ABERDEEN - Silas G. Moffat Jr., 73, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002, at his home in the Athens community of Monroe County. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E.E. Pickle Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Kelly Prestage

FULTON - Kelly Wade Prestage, 66, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002, at the North Mississippi Medical Center after a sudden illness. He was born Aug. 21, 1936, to the late Gaddis and Marie Spradling Prestage. He was the co-founder of C&P NAPA Auto Parts Store that was founded in 1958. He was a member of the Fulton United Methodist Church. He was a member of the church's Organization Committee and the chancel choir, and he was involved in the church's food pantry. He was a member of the Fulton Lions Club; a member and officer of the ICDC; and a charter member and lieutenant of the Fulton Volunteer Fire Department. He was the director of the Tombigbee River Valley Water Management District and a charter director of the Tombigbee Bank and Trust. He was involved in the Camp Yocona Area Boy Scouts. He was the 1993 Itawamba County Good Citizen. He was recognized by the Army National Guard for patriotism during Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm in 1990. He was a dedicated fan of Itawamba County and Mississippi State University Athletics. He enjoyed spending time with his many friends, and helping in the community and at church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Fulton United Methodist Church with Dr. Roy McAlilly, the Rev. Ray Stokes and the Rev. Glyn Wiygul officiating. Burial will be in Itawamba Memorial Garden. Senter Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Prestage of Fulton; two daughters, Kathy Herman and her husband, Mike, of Columbus, and Melanie Miller and her fiance, V.M. Cleveland, of Pontotoc; two sons, Chip Prestage and his wife, Sabrina, of Fulton, and Lee Prestage of Tupelo; six grandchildren, Chance and Noel Prestage, Ethan Flurry, Jessica and Alex Miller, and Abby Lee Prestage; a sister, Carolyn Chatham and her husband, James, of Fulton.

Pallbearers will be Johnny Crane, Jerry Wilburn, Tommy Kline, Dude Comer, Joe Cayson, Charlie Huffstatler, Carl Comer, Jack Creely, Ricky Steele, Don Holcomb and Eddie Drake.

Honorary pallbearers will be Chad Pate, Carson Cole, Jason Morrow, Barry Isminger and all the other "shoe clerks."

Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today and from 7:30 a.m. to service time Friday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Fulton United Methodist Church Prestage Fund, 301 E. Main St., Fulton MS 38843.
 

Mabel Tucker

OXFORD - Mabel Dallas Rice Tucker, 91, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. She was a retired nurse's aide at Golden Years, a member of the North Oxford Baptist Church and a volunteer at RSVP. She was the widow of Jerry Columbus Tucker.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Waller Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford with Dr. Gary Richardson officiating. Burial will be in North Oxford Cemetery.

Survivors include a daughter, Imogene James of Ackerman; two sons, Harold Tucker of Oxford and Ronald Tucker of Pelham, Ala.; a sister, Clara Warren of Pontotoc; a brother, Clyde Heatherly of Etta; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from noon to service time Friday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to RSVP, 107 Courthouse Square, Oxford MS 38655.
 

Odis Lynch

GUIN, Ala. - Odis Lynch, 87, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the Carraway Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Ala. He was a native of Marion County, Ala., and a resident of the Liberty community most of his life. He was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Liberty Free Will Baptist Church with Bro. Elvis Cochran officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Norwood Funeral Home of Guin, Ala., is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include two sons, John O. Lynch of Hackleburg, Ala., and Alvin Lynch of Muscle Shoals, Ala.; three grandchildren, Tony Lynch of Hartselle, Ala., and Jana Hutchenson and Kristi Pearce of Muscle Shoals, Ala.; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ethel Pratt of Guin, Ala., and Reathie Pratt of Alabaster, Ala.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Bozeman Lynch; his parents, Jim and Lucressie McCarley Lynch; and a grandson, Stephen Lynch.
 

Willie James Turner

Willie James Turner, 43, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County in New Albany. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Grayson-Porter's Mortuary of Tupelo.

Lera Tidwell

DENNIS - Lera Lena Tidwell, 86, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. She was a native of Mississippi. She was a retired seamstress for Blue Bell Inc., where she worked for 36 years. She was a member of the Liberty Church of Christ.

Services will be at 1 p.m. today at the Liberty Church of Christ with Ron Deaton, the Rev. Jack Maroon and the Rev. Parrish Hartley officiating. Burial will be in Lindsey Cemetery. Deaton Funeral Home of Belmont is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include four sons, Edward Niven Tidwell and his wife, Nina, of Meridian, Jimmy Dale Tidwell of Dennis, Jerry Tidwell and his wife, Linda, of Corinth, and Boyd Lee Tidwell and his wife, Sandra, of Belmont; a daughter-in-law, Madine Tidwell of Monticello; two sisters, Ora Mae Decker of King George, Va., and Virginia Pauline Tolly of Alexandria, Va.; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Maurice Walter Tidwell; a son, Henry Harold Tidwell; and a grandson, Harold Curtis Tidwell.

Pallbearers will be Bill Tidwell, Scott Tidwell, Stephen Tidwell, Ricky Tidwell, Glen Harrison and Billy Howell Tidwell.

The body will lie in state at the church from 10 a.m. to service time today.
 

Neutrene Strickland

TISHOMINGO - Neutrene Deaton Strickland, 76, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the Red Bay Hospital. She was a native of Alabama. She was retired from the Tishomingo County Veterans Service Office, where she worked for 18 years. She was a member of the Tishomingo Baptist Church, the Order of the Eastern Star and the Ladies Auxiliary. She was preceded in death by her husband, R.C. Strickland, in 1992.

Services will be at 3 p.m. today at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Belmont with the Rev. Mavous Phifer and the Rev. Bill Burcham officiating. Burial will be in Tishomingo City Cemetery.

Survivors include a daughter, Patty Hackett and her husband, Robert, of Fort Worth, Texas; a son, Tony Strickland and his wife, Cindy, of Cairo; a sister, Mary Ruth Brewer of Oxford.

Pallbearers will be Dan Starkey, Stanley Hood, Kent McClung, Matt Bostick, Archie Berryman and Charles South.
 

William Pannell

NEW ALBANY - William Luther Pannell, 34, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at his home. He was born April 4, 1968, in Baldwyn. He was an employee of Masterbilt. He enjoyed automobiles and working on them in his spare time.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today at United Funeral Service Chapel with Bro. Gene Coltharp officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Kelly Carr Pannell of New Albany; his mother, Charlotte Davis Pannell of New Albany; a sister, Judy Pannell Whiteside of New Albany; a brother, James Richard Pannell of New Albany; his grandparents, Luther and Pearl Davis of Baldwyn.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Edmond Pannell.

Pallbearers will be Ryan Eaton, Scotty Starling, Jerry Starling, Benny Eaton, Scott Bain and Marlin Cartwright.
 

Ernest Cooper

PARAGOULD, Ark. - Ernest Eugene Cooper, 71, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2002, at his home. He was born Aug. 29, 1931, in Union County. He was the owner/operator of the Steel Yard Inc. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean conflict. He was a member of the Civitan Club and had held every office. He was named Civitan of the Year and had been selected to receive Civitan of the Decade honors during a banquet scheduled for Sept. 19, 2002.

Graveside services will be at 4 p.m. Friday at Glenfield Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Bob Lee officiating. Heath Funeral Home of Paragould, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include his wife, Wanda Cooper of the home; two sons, Butch Cooper and Paul Cooper of Paragould, Ark.; a stepson, Jason Gill of Paragould; two daughters, Linda Gail Hill of Blytheville, Ark., and Gena Rae Smith of Mt. Home, Ark.; two stepdaughters, Emily Kope of Walnut Ridge, Ark., and Tammy Skaleski of Mt. Home, Idaho; a brother, Ronnie Cooper of Southaven; seven sisters, Dianne Bolen, Norma Coltharp, Barbara Pugh, Cheri Voyles and Carolyn Wright, all of Myrtle, Joann Carson of Bartlett, Tenn., and Pat Phillips of Southaven; seven grandchildren; five stepgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest Paul and Lena Bonds Cooper, and a brother, James Cooper.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at Mortimer Funeral Home in New Albany.

Memorials may be made to the Paragould, Ark., Civitan Club or the ALS Foundation.

Maude Davis

ABERDEEN - Maude Davis, 85, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002, at the Beverly Nursing Home in Hueytown, Ala. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen.

Pauline Gordon

GUIN, Ala. - Pauline Gordon, 84, of the Fairview community died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the Marion Sunset Manor in Guin, Ala. She was a native of Fayette County, Ala. She was a homemaker and a member of the Antioch Baptist Church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the Norwood Funeral Home Chapel in Sulligent, Ala., with Bro. James McCullouch officiating. Burial will be in the Antioch Cemetery.

Survivors include a daughter, Juanice Hayes and her husband, Stanley, of Columbus; a son, Lynn Gordon and his wife, Brenda, of Vernon, Ala.; a sister, Willodean Winters of Northport, Ala.; a brother, Clay Birmingham of Reform, Ala.; two grandchildren, Keith and Jeff Hayes; three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Mervin Gordon; her parents, W.P. and Verla Holliday Birmingham; and two brothers, Bryant and Troy Birmingham.
 

Zilpha Gladys Young

WATERFORD - Zilpha Gladys Young, 87, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at her home in Waterford. She was born March 10, 1915 to L.N. Bailey and Bettie Trammell Bailey. She was a homemaker and a member of Waterford Methodist Church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Holly Springs Funeral Home with Bro. Doyle Mitchell officiating. Burial will be in Waterford Cemetery.

Survivors include a son, Perry Young of Waterford; a daughter, Gladys Miller of Rolling Fork; a granddaughter, Dena Beevers of Cleveland; two grandsons, Michael Miller of Holly Springs and Kerry Young of Waterford.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Young; a grandson, Troy D. Young; and her parents.

Pallbearers will be Michael Miller, Lewis Bailey, Emmett Bailey, James Ray Gallagher, Kenneth Young, Kerry Young, Ralph Bailey, Moody Bailey Jr. and Jerry Young.
 

Jeanne Miller

WEST POINT - Jeanne Ann Miller, 78, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at her home. She was born Nov. 24, 1924, in Millport, Ala. She had lived in West Point since 1984. She was a cosmetologist and a member of West End Baptist Church. She was active in the Clay County Community Development Workshop for children with special needs.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Robinson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Terry Partin officiating and the Rev. Ken Boyette assisting. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

Survivors include a son, Paul Miller of West Point; a brother, Tommy Swinwood of Atlanta; a sister, Jimmy Davis of Jamestown, W.Va.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Faye Knight.

Pallbearers will be Jesse Harmon, Jimmie Pruett, J.W. Partin, U.P. May, Leroy Atkins, Russell Bird and Rex Pumphrey.

Honorary pallbearers will be her Sunday school class at West End Baptist Church.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

Memorials may be made to the United Cerebral Palsy Association, 1660 L St. NW, Suite 700, Washington DC 20036; or West End Baptist Church, P.O. Box 388, West Point MS 39773.
 

Ed Ford

AMORY - Colie Edward "Ed" Ford, 77, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2002, at his home in Amory after a long illness. He was born June 21, 1925, in Smithville to the late Selmer Clinton and Susie Velmer Williams Ford. He attended the Trace Road School and Smithville School. He lived in Union City, Ohio, before moving to Amory in 1997. He was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church in Monroe County. He was employed as a truck driver with the Union County Mold & Die Company. A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he served in the European Theater and received the Purple Heart. He was a member of the Lions Club, American Legion and VFW in Union City, Ind. He was a member of the Volunteer Fire Department in Union City, Ohio. He enjoyed camping, fishing and taking care of his dogs. He married Rose Lee Frost Ford on May 14, 1942; she died May 10, 2002.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home with the Rev. Tim McMillan officiating. Burial will be in the New Salem Cemetery in Itawamba County.

Survivors include two sons, Edward Dwight Ford and his wife, Carol, of Amory, and Bobby Lee Ford and his wife, Torry, of Union City, Ohio; three brothers, Cecil Ford of Smithville, Clovis Ford of Amory and Jimmy Ford of Lima, Ohio; two sisters, Alice Stutts of Arcanum, Ohio, and Gladys Robinson of Fulton; seven grandchildren, Angie LeMaster and her husband, Larry, Robin Simunovic and her husband, Zeke, Nikki Elston and her husband, Rickey, Matthew Ford and his wife, Emily, Mary Ford, Kathy Ford and Teresa Ford; nine great-grandchildren; three stepgreat-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Zeke Simunovic, Matt Ford, Danny Gaddy, Bo Ford, Kevin Kimbrough and Gregg Kimbrough.

Visitation will continue until service time today.

Memorials may be made to New Hope Baptist Church, c/o Clovis Ford, 608 Bankhead Ave., Amory MS 38821.

Judy Lynn McMillen

Judy Lynn McMillen, 41, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the North Mississippi Medical Center after a long illness. She was a native of Illinois. She was employed as office manager for CEI, an investigation firm in Memphis. She was a Baptist.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the Jefferson Street Chapel of W.E. Pegues with the Rev. Ron Waterman officiating.

Survivors include her partner, Frances Vaughn of Tupelo; a son, Vincent Matthew Wilemon of Booneville; a daughter, Linda Vaughn Zaccheo of Tupelo; three sisters, Katherine Dolby of Booneville, Sylvia Hall of New Mexico and Martha Hester of Verona; a brother, James D. McMillen of New Albany.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Lindsey McMillen and Carrie McMillen.

Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
 

Junior Moore

VERONA - Junior Ruel Moore, 81, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002, at the Beverly Health Care Center after a long illness. He was born Oct. 21, 1920, to the late Hunter and Alma Putt Moore. He was a veteran of World War II, a member of Northeast Church of Christ and a 32nd Degree Shriner. He enjoyed the outdoors.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Lee Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Ministers Earl Mitchell and Elmo Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Lee Memorial Park.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Evelyn Lee Moore of Verona; two daughters, Alice Faye Long of Mantachie, and Linda Jo Clifford and her husband, Thomas P. Clifford, of Guntown; a sister, Parker Lee Cude of Southaven; seven grandchildren, Kevin Long, Lisa Long, Teresa Rineheart, Jimmy Long, Kimberly Burleson, Rhoda Bowles and John Bowles; 12 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; his mother-in-law, Myrtle Hutcheson.

Pallbearers will be John Burleson, Derick Burleson, John Bowles, Kevin Long, Jimmy Long and Brandon Lindsey.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jared Burleson, Bobby Shettles, Ronnie Moore and Tom Clifford.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from noon to service time Friday.

Memorials may be made to the Shriners Burn Center, 815 Market St., Galveston TX 77550; or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 332 Lauderdale St., Memphis TN 38103.
 

Lavonne Luna

COLUMBUS - Lavonne Price Luna, 79, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the Arrington Place in Columbus. She was born Feb. 20, 1923. She was the retired co-owner of Luna Furniture and a homemaker. She was a member of Harmony Baptist Church and the DAR.

Services will be at 1 p.m. today at Harmony Baptist Church with the Rev. Danny Rowland officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Ripley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include a daughter, Phyllis Luna Enis of Columbus; two sons, Luke Luna of Nashville and Stephen Luna of Cordova, Tenn.; eight sisters, Edith Stephens of Dalton Gardens, Idaho, Evelyn Ross of Florence, Helen Nix of Brookhaven, Jane Nutt of Madison, Jean Wright of Weston, Texas, Grace Parnell of Henderson, Tenn., and Martha Price and Margaret Price of Clinton; five grandchildren, Ryan Enis, Mark Enis, Alex Luna, Harrison Luna and Stephanie Luna.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Luther "Buddy" Luna, and her parents, Howard Price and Maude Price Gore.

Honorary pallbearers will be Ryan Enis, Mark Enis, Alex Luna, Harrison Luna, Stephanie Luna and Jay Enis.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time today at Harmony Baptist Church.
 

Lester Criswell

GOODMAN - Lester Criswell, 68, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. He was a native of Attala County and the son of Oscar and Edna Aldy Criswell. He was a truck driver.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Southern Funeral Home in Durant. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery in Goodman.

Survivors include two daughters, Carol Mathis of Mantachie and Lucy Al-Awaj of Omaha, Neb.; four sisters, Inez Holley and Lucille Thweatt of Goodman, and Lexie Ivy and Carolyn Case of Southaven; three grandsons.

Lindsay Robbins

GUNTOWN - Lindsay Leigh Robbins, 5 months, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2002, at her home.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Waters Funeral Home Chapel in Baldwyn with Bro. Bobby Robbins officiating. Burial will be at Campbelltown Cemetery.

Survivors include her parents, Terry and Karen Robbins of Guntown; two sisters, Heather Petigo of Booneville and Mary Gibson of Guntown; a brother, Terry Wayne Robbins of Guntown; her grandparents, Marvin Robbins of Tupelo and Betty Knight of North Carolina; her great-grandparents, Frances Roach of North Carolina.

She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Clara Mae Robbins, and her grandfather, James L. Knight.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Julie Howell

RICHMOND - Julie Ann Howell, 38, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at her home in the Richmond community. She was born Dec. 17, 1963, in Gibson, La., to Robert and Lillie Ranafield Melancon.

There will be no local services. Lee Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include her husband, Bruce Howell of the Richmond community; two daughters, Bobbie Sue and Ann Marie Howell of the home; her parents, Robert and Lillie Melancon of Gibson, La.; two sisters; four brothers; her mother-in-law and father-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. W.T. Howell of Aberdeen.

Horace Hall

ALPINE - Horace Lamon Hall, 61, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, as the result of an automobile accident. He was a retired welder fabricator and a Baptist.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Waters Funeral Home Chapel in Baldwyn with Bro. Andy Russell officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.

Survivors include two daughters, Gina Hogue and her husband, Mike, of Keownville, and Robin Lindsey of Blue Springs; a son, Ronald Hall and his wife, Tricia, of New Albany; two brothers, Harmon Hall of Amory and Maxie Hall of Alpine; five grandchildren, Lacy Allen Hall, Jacob Hall, Neely Hall, Amanda Hogue and Nicole Hogue.


CEMSEARCH - OBITUARY CENTRAL - OBITUARY LINKS PAGE - SURNAME SEARCH UTILITY