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Ginger Fryar, 34

Ginger Chism Fryar, 34, of Ecru, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013. She was born May 6, 1978. She graduated from North Pontotoc High School and attended Ecru Baptist Church. She was a loving mother and wonderful daughter, and she loved her horses. Services were at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Tutor Memorial Funeral […]

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Glenn Hudspeth, 57

Bro. Glenn Autry Hudspeth, 57, of Walnut, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. He was born Dec. 18, 1955, to Joe Leslie and Cornell Autry Hudspeth in New Albany. He earned a bachelor of science degree from Mississippi State University and a minister of music degree from New Orleans Baptist […]

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Scott Treadaway, 48

Larry Scott Treadaway, 48, of Ecru, passed away in his sleep on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, in Lafayette County. He was born March 31, 1964, in Memphis to Larry Treadaway and Linda Treadaway. He was a furniture worker before becoming disabled. He was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church. Services were at 2 p.m. […]

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Magnolia Cole, 89

Magnolia “Mag” Cole, 89, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at Union County Health and Rehab. She was born June 12, 1923, in Jackson, Tenn., to Jessie A. Johnson and Nettie Parks Johnson. She was a member of Watson Grove M.B. Church. She retired from Mohasco Furniture and later did domestic work. Services were at 11 […]

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Miranda Seger, 32

Miranda Michelle Seger, 32, of Houston, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, in Union County. She was born April 15, 1980, in New Albany. She worked as a cashier. She was a member of New Wine Fellowship and attended Hillcrest Church in New Albany. Services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Southern Funeral Chapel […]

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Gladys Barton, 91

Gladys Barton, 91, of Blue Springs, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Tri-Lakes Medical Center in Batesville. She attended church at Bethel Methodist Church. She was retired from Deville Furniture Manufacturing Co. She enjoyed crocheting, embroidery, flower gardening and attending the Ecru Good Timers. Services were Wednesday, Jan. 9, at Browning Funeral Home chapel in […]

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Eugene Brassfield, 89

Eugene Robert Brassfield, 89, of Tupelo, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Golden Living Center in Eupora. He was born Sept. 13, 1923, to Robert Vernon Cullins and Linda Blanche Mashburn Brassfield. He graduated from Lawhon High School and then went on to attend the University of Mississippi. He enjoyed fishing and playing dominoes. He […]

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Sherman news

By Martha Swindle The Founder’s Day Committee will meet this Thursday, Jan. 17, at Town Hall to discuss the upcoming 125th celebration. Anyone interested in attending and helping plan the activities of this memorial occasion is very welcome. See you at 7 p.m. The Sherman Baptist Men’s fellowship breakfast will be Sunday, Jan. 20, at […]

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Macedonia news

By Lou McQuary On Monday, Jan. 7, Macedonia sponsored a Tailgate Party in which the men enjoyed the national championship game. Ultimate hot wings, shrimp, and pizza were served and “Minute to Win It” games were played during breaks. Coach Ron Price spoke at half time. On Tuesday, Jan. 8, Anna Claire and Nicole McQuary […]

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Coming Events – Week of January 17th

Local frontier killers to be museum topic Famous Outlaws and Highwaymen, Frontier Justice and American’s First Serial Killers will be the topic of this month’s Museum Moments this Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Union County Heritage Museum in New Albany. Zack Stewart, former Northern District Highway Commissioner, will be the guest speaker. Junta Club will […]

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