Billy Joe Moffitt Sr. was born in Tippah County on July 25, 1935. He was the second of seven children born to the union of Roy Moffitt and Beulah Bennett Moffitt. He was preceded in death by a brother, Rodney Moffitt, and survived by one brother, Roy Benton Moffitt and his wife, Norma, of New […]
On June 23, 2013 Micah passed away peacefully in God’s arms, and was born into his parent’s arms on June 26, 2013. Micah is the son of Joel and Victoria Willard of Myrtle; the grandchild of David and Karen Willard, Wayne and Cathy Messer, and Kathleen White; the great-grandchild of Reece and Frances Newby, CV […]
Dustin Randall Pannell, 20, of Holly Springs, died Friday, June 28, 2013, at Med in Memphis, Tenn. He was born Sept 5, 1992, in New Albany, to Randal Gene Pannell and Wanda Forester Gurley. Services were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, at Holly Springs Funeral Home with Bro. Jonathan Childress officiating. Burial was at […]
Judge William Robert Lamb, 82, of Oxford, died Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Graceland Care Center in Oxford. He was born in Water Valley to William Jackson and Walda Holladay Lamb. He was a graduate of the University High School in Oxford and the University of Mississippi where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration, […]
Myrel Basham, 88, of Nettleton, died on Thursday, June 27, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. Born on Sept. 3, 1924, in New Albany, she was a daughter of the late Roy A. and Maggie Mae Parish Cobb. She was a graduate of Ingomar High School. On Oct. 3, 1942, she married Horace Basham. Retiring […]
Darrell Lee Garrison, 83, of Etta, died Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. He was born March 28, 1930, to Lee and Hattie Mayhew Garrison. He had been a heavy equipment operator and had retired from Masterbilt. He enjoyed gardening and helping his late wife, Dorris, babysit. He was a member […]
Verna Christine Grimes, 88, died Thursday, June 27, 2013, in New Albany. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Beasley Funeral Home of New Albany.
James Clifton “Doc” West, 63, of Pontotoc, died Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. He was born Jan. 7, 1950, in Marshall County to Lacy and Alice Martin West. He was a member of Apostolic Revival Center in New Albany. He was disabled. Services were at 3 p.m. Friday, June 28, […]
Walter David Loden passed away Monday, June 24, 2013. Born in 1945, he was a graduate of W. P. Daniel High School. He received his Doctorate in Educational Administration and Supervision from Pensacola Christian College. He was a Professor of Education at Pensacola Christian College for the past 21 years; prior to that, he served […]
Charles Lee Turpin, 77, of Thaxton, died Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at his home in Thaxton. Born in Lafayette County, he was a member of the National Rifle Association. He had nearly 30 years of sobriety with Alcoholics Anonymous. Services were at 2 p.m. Friday, June 28, in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home with […]
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- Master Gardener Pat James becomes pumpkin man
- Urchins travel to Mantachie for key division contest
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