- Richard Earle Albee — died July 10, 2013, at his home in Water Valley. A Committal Service officiated by his patriot and friend, John Cantele of Peace Lutheran Church, will be held at 2 p.m. Dec. 27 in the Floral Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Gulfport. Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley was in charge of the arrangements.
- Preston Kelly Brooks Sr. — 59, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hollandale Baptist Church in Hollandale, with Dr. Eric Hankins officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at Boone Funeral Home in Greenville and one hour prior to services at the church.
- Jean “John” Oscar Caron, M.D. — 85, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at Reed House at Traceway Manor in Tupelo after a lengthy illness. A private graveside service was held today in Oxford Memorial Cemetery with Father Joe Tonos officiating. Waller Funeral Home and Cremation Service was in charge of the arrangements.
- Jimmie Ruth Franklin — 82, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at her home in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, with the Rev. John Kramer and the Rev. Bill Barksdale officiating. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.
Friday, July 25, 2014