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Jon Scott

Local physicists part of Higgs boson discovery

When researchers with the CERN facility in Geneva, Switzerland, announced the discovery of the Higgs boson subatomic particle earlier this month, the news was hailed as one of the most significant scientific achievements in a generation. Yet, if you look closely enough at the nearly two decades of scientific research and testing that was primarily conducted some 5,000 miles away from Oxford, you’ll find the work of some local physicists. (July 30, 2012, Page 1)

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    Monday’s obituaries

    • Lorene Clark — 77, died Wednesday, July 25, 2012, at her home in Oxford. Services were held this morning at the Harrisonville MB Church in Oxford, with the Rev. Robert Vaughn officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Serenity-Martin Funeral Home of Oxford was in charge of arrangements.
    • Bobby Lee Colston — 75, of Olive Branch, died Friday, July 27, 2012. Services were held Sunday at the Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch. Burial followed in Abbeville City Cemetery in Abbeville.
    • Faye Boyett Cook Crawford — 66, died Saturday, July 28, 2012, at her home in Pope. Services will be held at 5 this evening at Wells Funeral Home Chapel in Batesville, with Robert Rawson officiating. Burial will follow in Longtown Cemetery in Crenshaw. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service.
    • Lucy Fitch Fudge — 101, died Saturday, July 28, 2012, at Graceland Care Center in Oxford. Services were held this morning in the sanctuary of College Hill Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Alan Cochet officiating. Burial followed in College Hill Cemetery. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford was in charge of arrangements.
    • Gertrude Moody Hataway — 101, died Friday, July 27, 2012, at her home in Oxford. A graveside service was held Sunday at the Oxford Memorial Cemetery, with the Rev. Kirby Ladner officiating. Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
    • Case Devon Hawkins — 41, died Thursday, July 26, 2012, at his residence in Water Valley. Services were held earlier today at Springhill North MB Church in Water Valley, with the Rev. Bobby Hall officiating. Burial followed in Oak Grove Cemetery. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral home of Pontotoc was in charge of the arrangements.
    •  Rubye Watts Jones — 94, died Saturday, July 21,2012, at The LifeCare Center in Sierra Vista. A memorial service will be held Saturday at Country Estates Southern Baptist Church in Sierra Vista. Her ashes will be returned to Mississippi for burial at Magnolia Cemetery in Coldwater. Jensen’s Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

     (July 30, 2012, Page 2)

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      Thursday’s obituaries

      • Lorine Clark — 77, died Wednesday at her home in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Serenity Martin Funeral Home of Oxford.
      • Leonard Marshall Leache — 92, died Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford. Arrangements for a military memorial service in Arlington, Va., are pending. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.

       (July 26, 2012, Page 2)

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        Wednesday’s obituaries

        • Suzanne Lamar Anderson — 68, died Tuesday, July 24, 2012, at her home in Oxford. A gathering of family members and friends will be held from 3 to 5  p.m. Thursday in the Fellowship Hall of the Oxford University United Methodist Church. A private family interment will take place in the Oxford Memorial Park Cemetery. Peebles Fayette County Funeral Homes & Cremation Center of Somerville is in charge of arrangements.
        • Thomas James Bulian — 75, died Monday, July 23, 2012, at his home in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. Burial will follow in the Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

         (July 25, 2012, Page 2)

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          Tuesday’s obituaries

          • Mary Lillian “Sue” Hart — 84, died Saturday, July 21, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Azalea Garden Assisted Living Community in Oxford. Her cremains will be buried in Canton.

           (July 24, 2012, Page 2)

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            Monday’s obituaries

            • Mary Lillian Hart — 84, died Saturday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.
            • Michael Edward Lynn III — 76, died Saturday, July 21, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Waller Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life will be held at 4 p.m. Aug. 8 at the Wayzata Community Church in Wayzata, Minn., with a reception following at the Lafayette Club.
            • Joseph H. “Joe” Sanders — 82, died Friday, July 20, 2012, at Golden Living Center in Southaven. Services were held Sunday at Wells Funeral Home Chapel in Batesville.
            • Hilda Pittman Young — 71, died Friday, July 20, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services were held Sunday at the Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Corinth. Burial followed in the City Cemetery in Corinth.

             (July 23, 2012, Page 2)

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              Friday’s obituaries

              • Thomas Earl “Blue” Fitzpatrick — 52, died Sunday, July 15, 2012, at the Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Services will be at held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Clark Chapel MB Church. Burial will follow in Robbs Chapel Cemetery in Randolph. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
              • Amanda Sue Enlow Spence — 68, died Thursday, July 19, 2012, at her home in Abbeville. Services will be held at 2 p.m. July 28 at Faith Baptist Church. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
              • William G. “Bill” Whitehead — 77, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. Burial will follow in the Yellow Leaf Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
              •  Elsie Cora Wright — 106, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012, in Water Valley. Services will be held at noon Saturday in the Henry Chapel of the Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery in Yalobusha County. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 this evening at the funeral home.

               (July 20, 2012, Page 2A)

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                Thursday’s obituaries

                • Sandra Rea Bradley — 70, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at her home near Oxford. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories at the funeral home. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.
                • James Otice Chastain III — 86, died Tuesday, July 17, 2012, near his home in Coffeeville. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Coffeeville Church of Christ. Visitation will be from noon until service time at the church. Seven Oaks Funeral Home of Water Valley is in charge of arrangements.
                • Minnie Lee Fuller — 72, died Sunday, July 15, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Oxford-University Methodist Church, with burial to follow in Providence U.M. Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at  Providence U.M. Church. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
                • Ernest Hill — 91, died Monday, July 16, 2012, at Graceland Care Center in Oxford. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at East St. Peter’s MB Church in Oxford. Burial will follow in East St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the church. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of arrangements.
                • James Joiner — 64, died Friday, July 13, 2012, at the Cook County Hospital in Chicago. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Harrisonville M.B. Church, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
                • Darlynn Pegues — 48, died Monday, July 16, 2012, at The Med in Memphis. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Oasis Church of All Nations. Burial will follow in the Springfield M.B. Church Cemetery in Abbeville. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Oasis Church of All Nations. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
                • Amanda Spence — 68, died today at her home in Abbeville. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home in Oxford.

                 (July 19, 2012, Page 2)

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                  Wednesday’s obituaries

                  • Darlynn Pegues — 48, died Monday at The Regional Medical Center in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford.

                   (July 18, 2012, Page 2)

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                    Tuesday’s obituaries

                    • Thomas “Tom” Noel Bell — 73, died Tuesday, July 10, 2012, at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, Texas. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church in Water Valley. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service in the church sanctuary.
                    • Richard Glenn Fly — 69, of Water Valley died Saturday, July 14, 2012, at his home. Services will be held at 2 this afternoon in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow at Camp Ground Cemetery.
                    • James Joiner — 64, formerly of Oxford, died Friday at the Cook County Hospital in Chicago. Arrangements are incomplete with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford.

                     (July 17, 2012, Page 2)

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