- Dr. Richard Lee Barnes — 58, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, in Conway County, Ark. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Oxford-University United Methodist Church in Oxford. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Waller Funeral Home in Oxford.
- Maurice “Dock” Ven Brown — 84, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at his home near Toccopola. Services will be held at noon Friday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. Burial will follow in the Toccopola Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
- Samuel “Sam” Keith Havins — 19, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at St. David’s Hospital in Round Rock, Texas. Visitation will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church in Oxford. A memorial service will follow from 3 to 4.
- Marie P. Nelson — 87, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson. Visitation will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday at Tallahatchie Oxford Missionary Baptist Association building, with a repast at 6 in the fellowship hall of the TOMB building. Friends may bring food to the fellowship hall on Friday evening. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the New Hope M.B. Church. Burial will following in Cypress Cemetery. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
Monday, December 9, 2013