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Modell Robbins, 77

Mamie Modell Hatcher Robbins, 77, of Houston, formerly of Ripley, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born Aug. 24, 1935, to Luther Hatcher and Hazel Robertson Hatcher. She was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church. She worked at Delta Trousers-Meadow Sportswear in Okolona. Services were at 11 […]

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Ruby Kelton, 66

Ruby Kelton, 66, of Guntown, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. She was a retired factory worker. She enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed a glass of iced tea and watching westerns on TV. Services were at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at Kesler […]

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Mildred Windham, 83

Mildred Inez Nabors Windham, 83, of Ripley, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at Baptist Trinity Hospice House in Collierville, Tenn. She was born Oct. 4, 1929, to Clarence and Leland Wright Nabors in Tippah County. She was a nurse at Ford’s Clinic and the Tippah County Hospital and for Dr. Dwalia South, caring for patients […]

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Oma Pannell, 71

Oma Velma Pannell, 71, of Ecru, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Community Hospice House in Verona. She was born on April 26, 1941, in New Albany, the daughter of Clyde and Louise Brewer Gullick. She was a member of Cairo Baptist Church and a retired employee of Mohasco. She enjoyed quilting as a hobby. […]

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Willie Ponder, 76

Willie J. Gifford Ponder, 76, of Etta, died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County. She was born Feb. 13, 1936, in Hagler, Ark., to Andrew Walker and Athay Mae Wilson Gifford. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. Services were at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at Macedonia Baptist Church with […]

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George Coutoumanos, 84

George A. Coutoumanos, 84, of Tupelo, died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at North Mississippi Medical Center after a brief illness. He was born Sept. 28, 1928, in Mellia, Spain, to Moes Chocron and Estria Sol Sanaes Chocron. He was a Merchant Marine from 1942-1945. In 1948, he migrated to America, docking in Mobile, Ala., before […]

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Perry Taylor, 65

Perry James Taylor, 65, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at his home. He was born July 22, 1947, in Union County to Carl Taylor and Marie Roberson Taylor. He was a retired furniture salesman. Services were at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at Serenity Funeral Home chapel in New Albany. Burial was in Glenfield Cemetery […]

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Ethelene Winston, 69

Ethelene “Ma Pudin’” Winston, 69, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at her home. She was born Sept. 2, 1943, in New Albany to Ulysses and Jessie Love Folsom. Services were at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at St. Mary United Methodist Church in New Albany with the Rev. W. T. Mayfield officiating. Burial was in […]

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Jerry Taylor, 64

Jerry F. Taylor, 64, of Saltillo, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at the North Mississippi Medical Center after an extended illness. He was born June 13, 1948, in Corinth to Merle “Red” Taylor and Martha Jean Ellis Taylor. He spent most of childhood traveling with his dad who was a legend in Blue Grass music. […]

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James Lindsey, 80

Myrtle-James Clifton “Jimmy” Lindsey, age 80, died Monday, December 31, 2012 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County.  He was born September 9, 1932 in Prentiss County to the Jesse Urban Lindsey and Mary Lucille Hendrix Billings.  He was a member of the Amos Dorman Masonic Lodge #480, and a charter member of the Temple Baptist Church. […]

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