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Holland Funeral Directors

Monday’s obituaries

  • Syble Laverne McCormick Ridings, — 83, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013 at Sanctuary Hospice House following an extended illness. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. Burial will follow in Lee Memorial Park.
  • Cynthia “Cindy” Ann Osborne Roux — 66, died Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at her home in Oxford. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. John The Evangelist Catholic Church in Oxford. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church with a Rosary Service to follow at 7. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.

 (December 16, 2013, Page 2)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Bobby Gene Briscoe — 76, died Friday, March 22, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. Services were held this morning at Harrisburg Baptist Church in Tupelo. Visitation will be held from 3 to 4 this afternoon at Clear Creek Baptist Church in Oxford with burial to follow in the Clear Creek Cemetery. Holland Funeral Home in Tupelo was in charge of arrangements.
  • Gordon O’Neal Inman — 77, died Saturday, March 23, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital–North Mississippi in Oxford. A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Waller Funeral Home.

 (March 25, 2013, Page 2A)

Thursday-Friday’s obituaries

  •  Elijah Vaughn Kirk — 71, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Salem U.M. Church in Etta. Serenity Funeral Home of New Albany is in charge of arrangements.
  • Kathryn Elizabeth “Kay” McDuffie — died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. A private burial will follow in the Nettleton Cemetery. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Cora Wadlington — died Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Clear Creek Missionary Baptist Church.  Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service. Henderson Funeral Home of Sardis is in charge of arrangements.

 (November 22, 2012, Page 2A)

Wednesday’s obituaries

  • Kenneth Eugene Bennett — 54, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. A private memorial service will be held from noon to 5 this afternoon at the family home. Seven Oaks Funeral Home of Water Valley was in charge of arrangements.
  • Kathryn “Kay” McDuffie — died Tuesday at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete with Holland Funeral Directors of Tupelo.
  • MaryLou Rice Burns Parish — 80, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at Yalobusha General Hospital in Water Valley. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at Curtis-Locke Station Church in Panola County, followed by a graveside service in the church cemetery. Seven Oaks Funeral Home of Water Valley is in charge of arrangements.

 (November 21, 2012, Page 2)

Wednesday’s obituaries

  • Robert Lynn Abbott — 54, died Monday, May 28, 2012, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. Burial will follow in the Sherman Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 this evening and for one hour prior to the service Thursday at the chapel.
  • Wynell Freeman — 81, died Sunday, May 27, 2012, at her home in Lamesa, Texas. Services were held Tuesday in the Lamesa Church of Christ in Lamesa. Burial followed in Lamesa Memorial Park cemetery. Brandon Funeral Home of Lamesa was in charge of arrangements.
  • Ernest William McLellan III — 79, died Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at his residence in Oxford. No service is planned at this time. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
  • Lena Mae Walker — 95 died Monday, May 28, 2012, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Memory Chapel in Laurel, with a graveside service to follow at 3 p.m. at Evergreen Cemetery in Gulfport. Visitation will be 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home in Laurel.

  (May 30, 2012, Page 2)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Louise Hardy Diggs — 86, died Saturday, June 25, 2011, at Golden Living Retirement Center in Tupelo. Services were held this morning at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. A private family burial followed in Lee Memorial Park.
  • Bessie Long Hewlett — 83, died Saturday, June 25, 2011, at her residence in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Clear Creek Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Clear Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Waller Funeral Home.
  • Bobby “Buddy” King — 60, died Sunday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Myra Pauline Sloan Shuler — 91, died Thursday, June 23, 2011. Services were held Sunday at First Presbyterian Church. Burial followed in the odd fellows cemetery. Wilson & Knight Funeral Home of Greenwood was in charge of arrangements.
  • Lillie Mae Tallie — 71, died Wednesday, June 22, 2011. Services will be held at noon Tuesday at Rock Hill M.B. Church in Yocona. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1 to 6:30 this evening in the Serenity-Martin Funeral Home Chapel, with family present from 5 to 6:30, and again for one hour prior to the service at the church.

 (June 27, 2011, Page 2)

Sunday’s obituaries

  • Louise Hardy Diggs, 86, died Saturday, June 25, 2011, at Golden Living Retirement Center in Tupelo. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors, with Bro. Robert Allen officiating.  A private family burial followed in Lee Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. today  and for one hour prior to the service at the chapel.
  • Lillie Mae Tallie, 71, died Wednesday, June 22, 2011. Services will be held at noon Tuesday at Rock Hill M.B. Church in Yocona, with the Rev. John Jones officiating. Visitation will from 1 to 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Serenity-Martin Funeral Home Chapel, with family present from 5 to 6:30, and one hour prior to the service at the church.

 (June 26, 2011)

Friday’s obituaries

  • J. C. Golden — 82, died Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at his residence in Pontotoc. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at New Salem MB Church. Burial will follow in Pontotoc City Cemetery. Visitation is from 1 to 8 this evening, with family hour from 7 to 8, at the Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc.
  • Dante’ Dwain Jackson — 33, died Tuesday, June 21, 2011. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Racine. Burial will follow in West Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation will from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Draeger-Langendorf Funeral Home and Crematory in Racine, with a service at 6:30. Visitation will also be held one hour prior to the service at the church.
  • Jeanette Barbour Mobley — 86, died Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at her residence. A private memorial service was held Thursday at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors.

 (June 24, 2011, Page 2A)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Ronald “Ronnie” Burt — 48, formerly of Oxford, died Friday in St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete with Serenity-Martin Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Thomas Eddie “Tony” Gordon — 40, died Friday, June 10, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Tallahatchi Oxford Missionary Baptist Association. Serenity-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
  • Charlie Earnest “Charlie” Payne — 81, died Sunday, June 12, 2011, at Community Hospice at Darlington Oaks in Verona. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. Burial will follow in Lee Memorial Park.

 (June 13, 2011, Page 2)

Friday’s obituaries

  • Sue Carol Brooks — 58, died Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at St. Dominic Hospital. Services will be held at 1 this afternoon at the First Baptist Church of Carthage. Burial will follow in the Brooks family plot at Caldwell Cemetery in Freeny. A reception will follow the graveside service at the home of Mike and Sharon Brooks in Freeny with everyone invited. Holland Funeral Directors of Tupelo is in charge of arrangements.
  • Bernice G. “Bea” Drewery — 81, died Thursday, May 19, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 this afternoon at Denmark Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Denmark Cemetery. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 12:30 until 2 at the church. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
  • Chuy Macias — 51, died Friday, May 6, 2011. A mass celebrating his life will be held at 8:30 a.m. Monday at St. John’s Catholic Church in Oxford.
  • Richard Ellis Mooneyham — 92, died Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at Calhoun Health Services. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Pryor Funeral Home in Calhoun City. Burial will follow in Pine Crest Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
  • Maedean Smith Turner — 72, died Friday, May 13, 2011, at Methodist South Hospital in Memphis. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at New Mt. Sinai M.B. Church in Memphis. Burial will follow at New Providence Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Water Valley. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 this evening at the N.H. Owen and Son Funeral Home in Memphis.

 (May 20, 2011, Page 2A)

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