- Frederick L. Bland, 97, died Thursday, May 8, 2014, at Pontotoc Health Services in Pontotoc. The funeral service will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Pine Bluff Church of Christ in Lafayette County with Min. Danny Rogers officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Bluff Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
- June Carol Melton Ryder, 75, of Potts Camp, died at home on Thursday. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home.
- John Tindell Thomas, 51, died Saturday, May 3, 2014, in Tallahassee, Fla., as a result of a motor vehicle accident. Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley with Bro. Raymond Aven officiating. Burial will be in the Old Union Baptist Cemetery in Lafayette County. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. at Seven Oaks Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.
- Marcus Romaine “Speedy” White, 25, died Tuesday, May 6, 2014, at the University of MS Medical Center-Grenada. Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Bayson Chapel M.B. Church in Water Valley with Pastor Amos Sims officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Water Valley. Visitation will be one hour before the service. Serenity-Daniels Funeral Home of Water Valley is in charge of arrangements.
Saturday, August 23, 2014