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Tuesday’s obituaries

  • Sandra Fay Brigman Jackson — 71, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens in Memphis. Burial will follow in the Poplar Grove Cemetery in Drummonds, Tenn. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.

 (February 5, 2013)

Wednesday’s obituaries

  • Trudy Akins — 75, died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, at her home in Water Valley. Services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • Thompson Rhea Dabney — 60, died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson. Graveside services f will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Ridgecrest Cemetery. Arrington Funeral Directors of Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
  • Jane Carr Hale — 83, died Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at her home in Maywood. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford was in charge of local arrangements.
  • Barbara Beatrice Turner Harris — 96, of Memphis died Monday, Oct. 3, 2011, at Kirby Pines Manor in Memphis. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens. Burial will follow in Memphis Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.

 (October 5, 2011, Page 2)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Joe Parker Hollingsworth — 79, died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2011, at his home in Albuquerque. Services were held Jan. 29 at St. Mark’s on-the-mesa Episcopal Church. Daniels Family Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements.
  • Walter Earl McClellan — 74, of Coffeeville died Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, at his residence. Services will be held Sunday at Garner-Harper Funeral Home Chapel in Grenada. Burial followed at Coffeeville Cemetery.
  • Helen Vaughn Purser — 79, died on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, at her home in Water Valley. Services were held this morning in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow in the Owens Cemetery in Abbeville.
  • Tommie L. Shelby — 69, died Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Tallatchie-Oxford Missionary Baptist Association building. Burial will follow in the Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the East Providence M.B. Church. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
  • Joseph Evans Woodward Jr. — died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Apostles Episcopal Church on Wolf River Boulevard. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 this evening at Memphis Funeral Home.
  • Gabriel Norris Wright — newborn son of Victoria Renee Jones and Norris Ray Wright Jr., died Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Graveside services were held Saturday at Forrest Memorial Park.

 (February 7, 2011, Page 2A)

Wednesday’s obituaries

  • Jerry Lee Bobbitt Sr. — 67,  died Sunday, April 4, 2010. Services were held this morning at Memphis Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at 3 this afternoon at Browning Cemetery in Taylor.
  • Clifton “Big Mook” Hilliard — 66, died Saturday, April 3, 2010. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Philadelphia M.B. Church in Oxford. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home.
  • David Randall Leslie — 44, died Friday, April 2, 2010. Services were held Tuesday at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Bolivar with burial following in Pleasant Grove Cemetery at Hickory Valley.
  • Edwin “Edd” Ayers Spencer — died Monday, April 5, 2010. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Bethlehem United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Glenfield Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 this evening at the United Funeral Service funeral home and 10 a.m. until service Thursday at the church.

 (April 7, 2010, Page 2)

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