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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Shackelford Funeral Directors

Monday’s obituaries

  • Albert L. Farrar Jr. — 48, died Sunday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Maggie Hill Floyd — 88, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at DeSoto Baptist Hospital in Southaven. Services were held this morning at Shackelford Funeral Directors in Selmer. Burial followed in the Mars Hill Cemetery at Adamsville, Tenn.
  • Barbara Hankins — 64, died Sunday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto in Southaven. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Geneva Hervey — 48, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the City Auditorium in Water Valley. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the auditorium. Seven Oaks Funeral Home of Water Valley is in charge of arrangements.
  • Christine Pipkin Patton — 87, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at By Faith Baptist Church in North Pontotoc. Burial will follow at West Heights Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 this evening and for three hours prior to the service at the church on Tuesday. Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
  • Alice Gertrude Overstreet Taylor — 95, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at The Meadows retirement home in Fulton. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Oxford. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the church. Waller Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.

 (January 14, 2013, Page 2)

Thursday’s obituaries

  • Chastine Luttrell — 75, of Middleton died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis. Services will be held at 1 this afternoon at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Middleton. Burial will follow in Middleton City Cemetery. Visitation will be held for four hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • Mairon Lesa Pegues — 45, died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011, at her sister residence in Oxford. Services will be held at noon Saturday at Springfield M.B. Church Life Center. Burial will follow in Springfield M.B. Church Cemetery in Abbeville. Visitation will be from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday at Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home Chapel.

 (January 20, 2011, Page 2)

Thursday’s obituaries

  • Cecile F. Dukes — 89, of Oxford, formerly of Hardeman County, Tenn., died Tuesday, April 13, 2010. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Bolivar, Tenn. Burial will follow in Bolivar Memorial Cemetery.
  • John Jackson Schuster — 65, died Sunday, April 11, 2010. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 5 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Oxford. Coleman Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.
  • Stephen Toliver — 37, died Sunday, April 11, 2010, at Baptist Hospital-Memphis. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Peter’s M.B. Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford is in charge of arrangements.

 (April 15, 2010, Page 2)

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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