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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Forest Hill East Funeral Home

Tuesday’s obituaries

  • Charles H. “Skeebo” Gardner — 72, died Saturday, June 7, 2014. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Forest Hill South Funeral Home in Memphis, with burial to follow. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.
  • William Ottis Hurst — 79, died Sunday, June 8, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Bruce. Burial will follow in Bruce Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.

 (June 10, 2014, Page 2)

Thursday’s obituaries

  • Lillian Irene Cargill — 81, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Carey Chapel Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant. Burial will follow in Magnolia Cemetery in Collierville, Tenn. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church. Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
  • Michael Cohran — 50, died Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. Services will be held at noon Saturday at New Sardis Baptist Church in Memphis, with burial to follow at West Tennessee Veteran’s Cemetery, in Memphis. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at M.J. Edwards Funeral Chapel in Memphis.
  • Margie B. Ellington — 100, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Forest Hill South Funeral Home in Memphis. Burial will follow in Forest Hill South Cemetery. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • Hazel Hoffman Kinney — 80, died this morning at Hermitage Gardens in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home in Oxford.
  • Jerry Lewis Mathis — 54, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at his residence in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at North Oxford Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • Charles Wesley Tolliver — 84, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at the University Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. Services will be held at noon Saturday at Bayson Chapel M.B. Church in Water Valley. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Serenity-Daniels Funeral Home of Water Valley is in charge of arrangements.

  (February 13, 2014, Page 2)

Friday’s obituaries

  • William Lynn Bendall — 84, died Wednesday, May 29, 2013. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Highland Heights Presbyterian Church. Burial will follow in College Hill Presbyterian Cemetery in Oxford. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church. Forest Hill East Funeral Home in Memphis is in charge of arrangements.
  • Patricia Cost Persons — 74, died Friday, May 24, 2013, at Life Care Hospital in San Antonio. Services were held Tuesday at First Baptist Church in San Antonio. Porter Loring Mortuary of San Antonio was in charge of arrangements.
  • Brenda Jenkins Smith — 56, died Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in Olive Branch. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow in Concord Cemetery in Calhoun County. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.

 (May 31, 2013, Page 2A)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Edith Ray Woods Boyd — 64, died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Harrisonville M.B. Church. Burial will follow in the Harrisonville Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 this evening at the church. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • Glenn K. “Big Money” Henderson — 51, died this morning at his mother residence in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Ronnie “Pete” Oliver Herring — 62, died Friday, April 19, 2013, at his home near Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. A private burial will be held in Memphis. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • L. P. Joy — 62, died Sunday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. Arrangements are incomplete with Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc.
  • Johnny Quay McCoy — 78, died Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford. Burial will follow in Eastover Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 until 7 this evening at the funeral home.
  • Betty Lee McGehee — 45, died Sunday, April 14, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services were held Saturday at Church Road Baptist Church in Horn Lake. Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford was in charge of local arrangements.
  • Clarence B. Overall Jr. — 75, died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at the Tallahatchie County Nursing Home in Charleston. Services were held Sunday at Peach Creek Baptist Church in Sardis. Burial followed in Peach Creek Cemetery.
  • Genevieve Carrie Ashlock Peterson — 98, died Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Golden Living Center in Batesville. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Forest Hill Funeral Home South in Memphis. Burial will follow in the funeral home cemetery. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • Dardanella Taylor — 87, died Friday, April 19, 2013, at her residence near Oxford. Services were held Sunday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. Graveside services followed at Bethesda Cemetery in Senatobia, with Bro. Mike Jones officiating.

  (April 22, 2013, Page 2)

Tuesday’s obituaries

  • Clyde Wayne Alexander Jr. — 72, of Hot Springs, Va., died Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, in Nantucket. Visitation with the family will be at his home in Hot Springs on Saturday from 4 to 6 p.m. Services will be private.
  • Matthew Nicholas Brigance — 20, formerly of Oxford, died Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 today at Forest Hill East Funeral Home in Bartlett.
  • Mary Ann Robinson Mohead — 79, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2010, at her home on Texas Island Plantation near Moon Lake. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale.

 (September 14, 2010, Page 2)

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