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Monday’s obituaries

  • Alta Jo Bryan — 99, died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, at the home of her daughter in Pope. Services were held this morning at Taylor United Methodist Church. Burial followed in the Orwood Cemetery in Oxford. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford was in charge of arrangements.
  • Kenneth M. Hayward — 81, died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011, at his home in Oxford. Services will be held at 1 this afternoon at First Presbyterian Church in Oxford. A graveside service will follow at 3 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Grenada. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
  • Lewis Albert Joy — 62, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi Oxford. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Water Valley. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

 (November 14, 2011, Page 2A)

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    Strut Your Mutt

    The annual Strut Your Mutt dog walk to benefit the Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society will be held Sunday in Oxford and on the Ole Miss campus. The fee to “strut your mutt” is $25, which includes refreshments (for the four-legged walkers, too) and official T-shirts for the fundraiser. Registration will be held on the Oxford Square from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Sunday with the walk between 2 and 4 p.m. The walk from the Lafayette County Courthouse lawn will include a stroll through the Grove and other parts of the Ole Miss campus.

    Participants can also raise more money and compete for prizes by getting pledges and donations. A form is available at the OLHS website, www.oxfordpets.com. Prizes will be awarded to the three participants who raise the most money. For more information, visit the OLHS website or email Clara Lee Arnold at clara.lee.arnold@gmail.com. (November 11, 2011)

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      Double Decker Bus Tour

      A Double Decker Bus Tour will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday. Guide and historian Jack Mayfield will give visitors and residents an up close look at historic points of interest, including North and South Lamar, St. Peter’s Cemetery and Rowan Oak, and the University of Mississippi campus, while riding on the Double Decker bus. In addition to the driving tour, the bus will stop to tour two historic homes: the L.Q.C. Lamar House and Cedar Oaks Mansion. The tour departs from Skipwith Cottage, on the Square next door to Oxford City Hall. Space is limited. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for children and includes admission into both homes. For more information, call the Oxford Convention & Visitors Bureau at 232-2477. (November 11, 2011)

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        Holiday House

        The annual Holiday House, sponsored by the Mississippi Homemaker Volunteers, returns this weekend. The event has been held for more than 30 years in Oxford. The Holiday House will be held until 6 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Arts and crafts booths will be set up and entertainment and demonstrations will be features, along with a silent auction to benefit the National Guard Family Support Group. Toys will also be collected for Santa’s Toy Box. About 20 vendors have already signed up to sell a range of items from jewelry and quilts to woodworks and home canned goods. For more information, call the Lafayette County Extension office at 234-4451. (November 11, 2011)

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          Friday’s obituaries

          • Kenneth “Mickey” Mickle Hayward — 81, died Thursday at his home in Oxford. Arrangements incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
          • Jerrell Mark McVay — 54, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, in Tupelo. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery in Memphis. Visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
          • Edward “Wayside” Westbrook — 52, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, in Memphis. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Hurricane Creek Primitive Baptist Church in Oxford. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bill and Beulah McEwen of Oxford. N.J. Ford & Sons Funeral Home of Memphis is in charge of arrangements.
          • William “Trotter” McEwen — 80, formerly of Oxford, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011. Services will be held Monday in Detroit.

           (November 11, 2011, Page 2A)

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            Thursday’s obituaries

            • Shirley A. Black — 77, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital–North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Oxford University United Methodist Church. The graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. in Memorial Park Cemetery in Memphis. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
            • Alvis Clay “Cowboy Clay” Collums — 65, died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Carey Springs Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Guinn Cemetery. Visitation will be for three hours prior to the service at the church. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
            • Louise White Gooch — 88, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, at Yalobusha County Nursing Home in Water Valley. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford. Burial will follow in Clear Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
            • Corrine Metts Robbins — 91, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, in Pontotoc. A graveside service will be held at 1:30 this afternoon at Eastover Memorial Cemetery in Oxford. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
            • William Roy “Coach” Young Jr. — 73, died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011, at his home in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. Burial will follow in the Poplar Springs Cemetery in Calhoun County. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.

             (November 10, 2011, Page 2)

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              Wednesday’s obituaries

              • Margaret Amelia Curbow — 50, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at her home near Oxford. A memorial service will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford.
              • Louise White Gooch — 88, died this morning at the Yalobusha Nursing Home in Water Valley. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
              • Bobby C. Hamblin — 67, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Bruce. Burial will follow in the Oak Springs Cemetery in Derma. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.
              • Corrine Robbins — 91, died this morning at Graceland Nursing Home in Pontotoc. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
              • Dr. Clayton Richard Rowland — 68, died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, in Richmond, Va. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Oxford. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery in Oxford. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church.
              • Mavis Watkins — 81, died Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, at the Community Hospice in Verona. Services were held Monday at Rocky Hill Church of God. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Milling Funeral Home of Sebastopol was in charge of arrangements.

               (November 9, 2011, Page 2)

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                Tuesday’s obituaries

                • Roy Erhardt — 88, died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford. Services will be held at 3 this afternoon in Wells Funeral Home Chapel in Batesville. Burial will follow in Good Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
                • William H. “Bill” McCain — 66, died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, at his home in Batesville. Services were held this morning at Wells Funeral Home Chapel in Batesville. Burial followed in Pilgrims Rest Cemetery in Batesville.

                 (November 8, 2011, Page 2)

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                  Monday’s obituaries

                  • Justin Christopher Chambers — 23, died Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, at his home in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 this afternoon in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, with the Rev. Hank Anderson officiating. Burial will follow in Drivers Flat Cemetery.
                  • Leonard Roy Dukes Jr. — 59, died Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services were held this morning in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, with the Rev. Larry Dukes officiating. Burial followed in Abbeville Cemetery.
                  • Doris Hodges “Sunny” Hamrick — 87, died Saturday, Nov., 5, 2011, at Bishop Gadsden Retirement Community in Charleston. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in The Chapel at Bishop Gadsden, with the Revs. Alan J. Cochet, Joseph DiRaddo and Frank D. Russ Jr. officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at Bishop Gadsden, and burial will follow in Live Oak Memorial Gardens. J. Henry Stuhr Inc. Downtown Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

                   (November 7, 2011, Page 2A)

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                    Friday’s obituaries

                    • Justin Chambers — 23, died today at his home in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
                    • Antoinette Moorehead Edrington — died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, at Yalobusha General Nursing Home in Water Valley. A memorial services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the First United Methodist Church in Water Valley. A graveside service will be held at 2:30 this afternoon in the Mizpah Cemetery in Durant. Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley is in charge of arrangements.
                    • Carl Dewitt Lewis Sr. — 88, died Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, at his home. Services were held Thursday at the Chancellor Funeral Home in Byram. Burial followed at Springridge United Methodist Church cemetery.
                    • John Casey Roscoe — 23, died Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, in Bayou La Batre, Ala. Services were held at noon today in the chapel of the Serenity Funeral Home. Burial followed in Serenity Memorial Gardens.
                    • O.D. Spratlin — 84, died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Grenada. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

                     (November 4, 2011, Page 2A)

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