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Memorial Park Funeral Home

Thursday’s obituaries

  • Joann Horne Malone — 78, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Memorial Park Funeral Home in Memphis. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

 (November 29, 2012, Page 2)

Friday’s obituaries

  • Donald George Baker — 73, died Thursday, March 1, 2012, at his home. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Oxford, followed by a celebration of his life in the fellowship hall.
  • Jackie Walker Grier — 57, died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
  • The Rev. Elton Lee Jones — 68, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, in Senatobia. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Tallahatchie-Oxford Missionary Baptist Association Building in Oxford. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at East Providence M.B. Church. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • L.C. “Mac” McCurdy — 78, died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Wells Funeral Home Chapel in Batesville. Burial will follow in Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • Earnestine McThune — 68, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at East Providence M.B. Church. Burial will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • Larry Darnell Smith — 61, died Friday, Feb. 24, 2012, in Detroit. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Tallahatchie-Oxford Missionary Baptist Association Building in Oxford. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the TOMB building. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • Lloyd Rodney White — 95, died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012. Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery in Memphis. Burial will follow. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

 (March 2, 2012, Page 2A)

Wednesday’s obituaries

  • Rita Louise Cooper — 57, died Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, at Methodist Hospital in Memphis. Services were held Saturday at the Jeff Church of Christ in Thayer.
  • Jo Ann Link — 75, died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church in Memphis. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow in St. Peter’s Cemetery in Oxford. Memorial Park Funeral Home in Memphis is in charge of arrangements.

 (February 1, 2012, Page 2)

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)

Thursday’s obituaries

  • Edna Naomi Patrick — 95, of Columbus died Tuesday, April 5, 2011, at Graceland Care Center in Oxford. Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Memorial Park Funeral Home in Memphis. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

 (April 7, 2011, Page 2)

Friday’s obituaries

  • Marie Luts — 83, of New Port Richey, Fla., died Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010, at Northside Hospital. She was cremated at Memorial Park Funeral Home in Florida.
  • John Dillard Turnbow Sr. — 75, died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at his home near Oxford. A memorial service will be held Sunday at 5 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Oxford. Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of local arrangements.

 (November 19, 2010, Page 2A)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Mattie Lou Woods Ivy Bruce — 103, died Friday, Aug. 27, 2010. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Union Hill MB Church. Burial will follow in Union Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Second Missionary Baptist Church on Jackson Avenue in Oxford. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • Thomas Ramage Ethridge — 92, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5 until 7 p.m. in the fellowship hall of First Presbyterian Church and again, preceding the service, from 10 until 10:45 a.m. in the fellowship hall. A private family graveside service will be held following the service at Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
  • Helen Grace Garavelli — 86, of Southaven died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010. Services will be held at 2:30 this afternoon at Memorial Park Funeral Home in Memphis. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • Pricilla Romanda Gladney — 38, of Oxford died Sunday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Serenity-Martin Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Kimberly Karol Herrin — 43, died Saturday at Sumner Regional Hospital in Gallatin, Tenn. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Lila Marie McGregor — 89, died Friday, Aug. 27, 2010. Services were held Sunday at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc. Burial followed in Carey Springs Cemetery.
  • Amanda McCain Pipkin — 38, died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010. Services were held Saturday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home of Water Valley. Burial followed at Goshen Cemetery in Coffeeville.
  • Elizabeth Louise “Betty” Wilkinson — 86, died Friday, Aug. 27, 2010. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the College Hill Presbyterian Church in Oxford. Visitation will be held an hour prior to the service at the church. Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of local arrangements.
  • James Henry Wolfe — 74, died on Friday, Aug. 27, 2010. Services were held at noon today in the Henry Chapel of the Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial followed at Ford’s Well Cemetery in Yalobusha County.

 (August 30, 2010, Page 2A)

Sunday’s obituaries

  • Helen Grace Garavelli — 86, died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Memorial Park Funeral Home in Memphis. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • James Henry Wolfe — 74, died on Friday, Aug. 27, 2010, at his home in Southaven. Services will be held at noon Monday in the Henry Chapel of the Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley, with Pastor Chuck Neugebauer and Chaplain Richard Holt officiating. Burial will follow at Ford’s Well Cemetery in Yalobusha County. The visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.

 (August 29, 2010)

Monday’s obituaries

  • James “Jim” Canale — 63, of Germantown died Wednesday, May 19, 2010. Services will be held at 1 this afternoon at Memorial Park Funeral Home in the Riverside Chapel. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.
  • Dr. Lavone Lambert — 72, died Saturday, May 22, 2010. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home, with Joe Mullrooney officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

 (May 24, 2010, Page 2A)

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