STEVEN DRAYTON COWARD – 32, of Scobey, died Sunday, May 29, 2011, in Yalobusha County. Visitation will be from 9:30 until 11 a.m. Friday at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks.
THOMAS GERALD “JERRY” FOOSHEE – 67, died Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. Services will be held at noon Saturday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home with the Rev. Ken White officiating. Burial will follow in Eastover Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Waller Funeral Home.
BETTY MAE JOHNSON – 44, died Saturday, May 28, 2011, in Water Valley. The funeral was held at Springhill North Church in Water Valley and burial at Persimmon Hill Cemetery in Enid.
BONNIE LOU MCBRIDE – 87, died May 31, 2011, at her home in Courtland. Funeral services were held this morning at Wells Funeral Home Chapel, Batesville. Burial followed at Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Batesville. (June 2, 2011, Page 2A)