- Ray Blount — 38, died Thursday, March 31, 2011, in Abbeville. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in the Waller Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford, with the Rev. Larry Singleton officiating. Burial will follow in Abbeville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 this evening at the funeral home.
- Martha Virginia Kilgore Busby — 89, died Friday, April 1, 2011, at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Philadelphia Baptist Churchg. Burial will follow in the Philadelphia Cemetery. United Funeral Service in New Albany is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be from 3 to 5 this afternoon at the funeral home.
- Rita Colley Weaver — 87, died Friday, April 1, 2011, at Yalobusha General Nursing Home in Water Valley. Services will be held at 3 this afternoon in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home of Oxford. A graveside service will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Forest Hill Cemetery South in Memphis. Visitation will held for one hour prior to the service today at the funeral home.
(April 3, 2011)