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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)

Monday’s obituaries

  • Michael W. Creel — 62, of Pope, died Thursday, April 21, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services were held Saturday at Tocowa Baptist Church in Courtland. Cooley’s Mortuary Inc. of Batesville was in charge of arrangements.
  • A’Miyah La’Shae Gipson — six-month-old daughter of Ja’Terrika Gipson of Oxford and Darrius Moore of Como, died Friday, April 22, 2011, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at East Providence MB Church. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
  • Miriam Agatha Grissom — 86, died Friday, April 22, 2011, at her home in Snow Lake. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of local arrangements.
  • Robert Baird “R. B.” Moor — died Wednesday, April 20, 2011, at his home. Services were held Saturday at Wilson & Knight Funeral Home in Greenwood. Burial followed in Evergreen Cemetery.
  • Melvin T. Perry — 79, died Thursday, April 21, 2011, at his home in Flint. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Southeast Christian Church, and burial will follow in the Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, Mich. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of the Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home.
  • Johnny B. “J.B.” Smith Jr. — 86, of Nashville, died Friday, April 22, 2011. Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Woodlawn-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home of Nashville. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.
  • Col. William R. Trott —  79, died at his home in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral home of Oxford.

 (April 25, 2011, Page 2A)

Tuesday’s obituaries

  • Erma Lee Barnes — 89, died Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. A private service was held today at Oak Hill Cemetery in Water Valley. Seven Oaks Funeral Home of Water Valley was in charge of arrangements.
  • Lillie “Seal” Crowley — 53, died Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010 at her residence in Oxford. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at East St. Peters M.B. Church in Abbeville. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 6:30 this evening at Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford.
  • Edwin Rode Flautt — 56, died Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011. Graveside services will be held at 2 this afternoon at Woodlawn Cemetery in Sumner. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the cemetery. Wilson & Knight Funeral Home of Greenwood is in charge of arrangements.
  • Dewey David Saxton — 78, died on Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010, at his home in Lafayette County. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
  • Juanita “Nounce” Vaughn — 67, died Friday, Dec. 31, 2010, at her niece’s residence in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Tallahatchie-Oxford Missionary Baptist Association Building. Burial will follow be in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford.

 (January 4, 2011, Page 2)

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