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Friday, August 29, 2014

Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home

Wednesday’s obituaries

  • Leola Lunceford — 87, died Saturday, July 5, 2014, at Oxford Health & Rehab. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Clarksdale. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is in charge of arrangements.
  • John Henry Pegues — 86, died Tuesday at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Serenity-Martin Funeral Home of Oxford.

 (July 9, 2014, Page 2)

Wednesday’s obituaries

  • Tommy F. Abraham Sr. — 87, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at Community Hospice in Verona. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Clarksdale. Burial will follow in Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the church. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is in charge of arrangements.
  • Dorothy True — 100, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at Hermitage Gardens in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow in the Hopewell Church Cemetery in Yalobusha County. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

 (February 19, 2014, Page 2)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Hubert Russell “Sut” Fisher — 62, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at East St. Peter M.B. Church. Burial will follow be in East St. Peter Cemetery. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • William S. “Boob” Groner — 89, died this morning at the Mississippi Veterans Home in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home.
  • Thomas Stanford Hayes Jr. — 84, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Clarksdale, with burial to follow in the Oakridge Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening, with a prayer service starting at 7 at the church in Clarksdale. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is in charge of arrangements.
  • Milton Lee Lewis — 57, died Friday at Select Specialty Hospital in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford.
  • James R. “Chuck” Sanders — 66, died Saturday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-East in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford.

 (February 11, 2013, Page 2)

Tuesday’s obituaries

  • Ruth Fowlkes Stigler — 86, died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at Methodist Hospice Residence in Memphis. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Clarksdale. Burial will follow in Oakridge Cemetery. Visitation will be held for an hour and a half prior to the service at the church.Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
  • Colvin Adrion Taylor — 82, died Monday, April 2, 2012, at his home in Water Valley. Services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday in the Henry Chapel of the Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.

 (April 3, 2012, Page 2)

Thursday’s obituaries

  • Anthony Leigh — 80, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, at his residence in Memphis. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Highland Heights Church of Christ in Memphis. Burial will follow in Leigh Cemetery in Tillatoba. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
  • Samuel Bruister Orman Sr. — 83, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2011, at Northwest Regional Medical Center in Clarksdale. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the First Methodist Church in Tutwiler. Burial will follow at the Rosemound Cemetery in Tutwiler. Visitation will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale.
  • Kimberly Carmen Buford-Patterson — 28, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at her residence in Upper Marlboro, Md. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Clear Creek M.B. Church. Burial will follow in the Jordan Chapel C.M.E. Church Cemetery in Oxford. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the church. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.

 (March 3, 2011, 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)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Frank Ashley Jr. — 80, died Thursday, May 6, 2010,. Services were held Saturday at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, with burial in the Oakridge Cemetery.
  • Norma T. Clayton — 69, died Friday, May 7, 2010. Services will be at 2 this afternoon in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Eastover Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 12:30 until 2.
  • Robert Sidney Cooper — 83, died Friday, May 7, 2010. A graveside service was held Sunday at Eastern Cemetery in Forest. Waller Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
  • Herschel Marion Cranford Jr. — 62, died Thursday in Batesville. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home.
  • Calvin Eugene Fox — 55, died Thursday, May 6, 2010. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Second M.B. Church. Burial will follow in Harrisonville Church Cemetery. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
  • Theodore “Theo” Hilliard — 105, died Sunday at his residence in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford.
  • Dorothy McGee — 70, died Sunday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Blondie Euclid Ray White Jr. — 56, died Friday, May 7, 2010. Services are scheduled for 4 this afternoon at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors. A private burial will be in the New Fellowship Cemetery near Ripley. Visitation is 1 to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.

 (May 10, 2010, Page 2A)

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