- John Oliver Leslie — 88, died Saturday, March 24, 2012, at the Mississippi Veteran’s Home in Oxford. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at First Baptist Church of Oxford. A graveside memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. A reception will follow the graveside service at the family’s residence. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
- Mary Oleta “Lea” Nelson — 76, died Thursday, March 22, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. Graveside services were held Sunday at North Oxford Baptist Church Cemetery. Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
- James Wadley — 49, of Abbeville died Friday at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete with Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc.
- Elaine Cox Wilson — 65, died Thursday, March 22, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. Services were held Saturday at Adonai Church in Water Valley. Burial followed in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Eddie Robinson Funeral Homes was in charge of arrangements.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013