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Friday, December 19, 2014

Eddie Robinson Funeral Directors

Thursday’s obituaries

  • Kathy Jean Toles Anderson —  62, died November 5, 2013 at Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie, Md. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Clear Creek M.B. Church in Oxford, with burial following in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
  • Carol L. Gary — 43, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at her home in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Water Valley Civic Auditorium. Burial will follow in Rocky Mountain Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Eddie Robinson Funeral Home in Grenada.
  • Patrick Early Gary Jr. — 12, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at his home in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Water Valley Civic Auditorium. Burial will follow in Rocky Mountain Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Eddie Robinson Funeral Home in Grenada.
  • Marlean Jones — 56, died Wednesday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc.
  • Iva Kajfez — 91, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at her home in Oxford. Visitation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Coleman Funeral Home in Oxford.

  (November 14, 2013, Page 2)

Tuesday’s obituaries

  •  Ernest Benson Sr. — 77, died Thursday, April 26, 2012, at Yalobusha General Hospital and Nursing Home in Water Valley. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Church of God in Christ in Oakland. Burial will follow at Spring Hill North M.B. Cemetery in Water Valley. Visitation will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Eddie Robinson Funeral Homes in Grenada.
  • Elsie Hughes Brower — 77, died Thursday, April 26, 2012, at Yalobusha General Nursing Home in Water Valley. Services were held Saturday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial followed in the Hopewell Cemetery in Yalobusha County.

 (May 1, 2012, Page 2)

Monday’s obituaries

  • John Oliver Leslie — 88, died Saturday, March 24, 2012, at the Mississippi Veteran’s Home in Oxford. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at First Baptist Church of Oxford. A graveside memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. A reception will follow the graveside service at the family’s residence. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
  • Mary Oleta “Lea” Nelson — 76, died Thursday, March 22, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. Graveside services were held Sunday at North Oxford Baptist Church Cemetery. Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
  • James Wadley — 49, of Abbeville died Friday at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete with Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc.
  • Elaine Cox Wilson — 65, died Thursday, March 22, 2012, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. Services were held Saturday at Adonai Church in Water Valley. Burial followed in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Eddie Robinson Funeral Homes was in charge of arrangements.

 (March 26, 2012, Page 2)

Thursday’s obituaries

  • Don O. Gleason — 40, died today at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Olon Hudgins — 78, died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, at his home in Oxford. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home of Oxford. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
  • Ossie Susan Alice Martin McGee — 91, died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Tallahatchie-Oxford Missionary Baptist Association Building in Oxford. Burial will follow in the Yocona Cemetery in Taylor. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at North Hopewell MB Church in Taylor. Kenneth I Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • Gussie L. McJunkins — 92, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Flint Hill M.B. Church in Etta. Burial will follow in the Bethlehem C.M.E. church cemetery in Etta. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford.
  • Margie Watts Smith — 90, died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at Graceland Care Center in Oxford. Services will beheld at 1 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • Malcolm Russell “Rusty” Whitten — 60, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at his home. Services will be held at 1 this afternoon at First Church of the Nazarene. Eddie Robinson Funeral Home of Grenada is in charge of arrangements.

 (January 12, 2012, Page 2)

Wednesday’s obituaries

  • James Willingham — 88, died Monday, June 28, 2010. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Pleasant Green M.B. Church in Oxford. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Eddie Robinson Funeral Directors of Grenada is in charge of arrangements.
  • Emma Gene Wright — 65, died Saturday, June 19, 2010. Services were held this past Friday at St. John’s United Baptist Church in Milwaukee. Burial followed in Graceland Cemetery in Milwaukee. Serenity Funeral Home in Milwaukee was in charge of arrangements.

 (June 30, 2010, Page 2)

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