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Tuesday’s obituaries

James Arthur “Jim” Crocker Jr. — 100, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at his home in Mobile, Ala. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Radney Funeral Home on Dauphin Street in Mobile. Burial will follow at Mobile Memorial Gardens in Tillman’s Corner. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.

Albert Clinton Dollahite — 77, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at his home in Water Valley. Funeral services will follow the visitation at noon Wednesday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Fred Eakes and Bro. Jerry King officiating.  Burial will be in the Pine Crest Memorial Gardens cemetery in Yalobusha County. Visitation Wednesday at the funeral home begins at 10 a.m. and continues until the service. Seven Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Lynda Kinniburgh — 74, died Nov. 17, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home.

Kerby Edward Ladner — 76, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at North Oxford Baptist Church with Rev. Gary Richardson and Rev. Fish Robinson officiating. Burial will follow in Eastover Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held 4-7 p.m. Thursday and 10:30-11 a.m. Friday at North Oxford Baptist Church. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Charlayne Gladney Lamb — 75, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. A service of remembrance will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Batesville Presbyterian Church with interment to follow in Magnolia Cemetery. Dr. Don Yancey will be officiating the service. Visitation will be from 5-8 tonight at Wells Funeral Home and also one hour prior to Wednesday’s service at the church. (November 18, 2014, Page 3)

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    Monday’s obituaries

    Milton Richard Hix — 79, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 at his home in Water Valley. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley with Bro. James West and Bro. Jerry Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Sylva Rena Cemetery in Water Valley. Visitation will be held Tuesday from noon until the service at the funeral home.

    Mary Evelyn Mize Massey — 88, of Tula died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. The funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Tula Baptist Church in Tula with the Rev. Hilton Lane officiating. Burial will follow in Tula Cemetery. Visitation will be held this evening from 5-7 p.m. at Waller Funeral Home and at Tula Baptist Church from 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. prior to the service.

    William Edward McCammon — 80, of Water Valley died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Baptist Hospital in Memphis. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Turkey Creek Baptist Church in Calhoun County with Bro. Charles Fitts officiating. Burial will be in the Turkey Creek Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. at the church. Seven Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

    Luke Cameron Phillips — 19, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Thaxton. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Broadway Baptist Church in Southaven. Graveside services will follow at 3:30 p.m. in Indianola City Cemetery in Indianola. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at the church in Southaven. Burton Funeral Home of Indianola is in charge of arrangements.

    William Reeves — 54, died today at his home in Bruce. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

      (October 20, 2014, Page 3)

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      Tuesday’s obituaries

      Wendolyn Dawn Champion Hood — 40, died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at University Medical Center in Jackson. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Henry Chapel of the Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley, with Dr. Randy Bain officiating. Burial will follow in the Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery in Charleston. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.

      Flora Allen McCullar — 92, died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at Yalobusha General Nursing Home in Water Valley. A graveside service will be held at 1 this afternoon in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Water Valley, with Bro. David Freeman officiating. Seven Oaks Funeral Home of Water Valley is in charge of arrangements. (October 7, 2014, Page 3)

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        Wednesday’s obituaries

        • TROY WETZEL HATFIELD — 87, died Monday, May 12, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. A memorial service will be held Friday evening at 7 at Calvary Hill Church of Christ in Oxford with Minister Ed Casteel officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 6-7 p.m. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
        • DAVID NATHANIEL JOINER — 61, died Sunday, May 11, 2014, at his home in Water Valley. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Bayson Chapel Church in Water Valley with the Rev. Preston Gleaton and the Rev. Amos Sims officiating. Burial will be in the Old Providence Cemetery in Panola County. Visitation will be held Friday from 5-7 p.m. at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley.
        • BERTHA JEAN LIPSEY KEYS — 58, of Pontotoc died Sunday, May 11, 2014, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. A celebration of life service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Springville Chapel M.B. Church with the Rev. Jimmy Stewart officiating. Burial will be in Pontotoc City Cemetery. Visitation will be today from 2-6 p.m. with family hour from 5-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
        • KENNETH RAY WILKINS — 53, formerly of Oxford, died Sunday at Medical Center in Arlington, Texas. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford.

         (May 14, 2014, Page 2)

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          Tuesday’s obituaries

          • TRAVIS OTIS CLEMENT — 74, died Monday, May 12, 2014, at Yalobusha General Hospital in Water Valley. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the First Baptist Church of Water Valley, with Dr. Randy Bain officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Water Valley. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley.
          • NELL BROWN SMITH — 93, died Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Southaven. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks with Bro. Jimmy Hood officiating. Burial will be in the Oakland City Cemetery in Oakland. Visitation will be held Thursday from 5-7 p.m. at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley,
          • ANN MARIE COCHRAN WITT — 51, died Friday, May 9, 2014, at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis. The funeral service will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Ross officiating. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery in Oxford. Visitation will be held prior to the service from noon until 2 p.m.

           (May 13, 2014, Page 2)

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            Friday’s obituaries

            DAVID JONES JR. — 67, died Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at his home near Oxford. Funeral arrangements with Coleman Funeral Home are incomplete at this time.

            DANNY JOE MARTIN — 62, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at his home in Water Valley. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley, with Bro. Rick Glidewell officiating. Burial will follow in the Paris Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 this evening at the funeral home.

            TOY L. PALMER — 80, died Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at Beacham Memorial Hospital in McComb. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Jones Family Funeral Services in McComb, with Dr. David Millican officiating. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.

            TRAVIS DENTON PHILLIPS — 82, of Starkville, died Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, from complications due to Parkinson Disease. Services will be held at Welch Funeral Home on Saturday at 11 a.m. Visitation will be held from 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Graveside service and interment will be at Oktibbeha Memorial Gardens.

            OCIA B. JONES-SMITH — 89, of Etta died Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo. Services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Flint Hill M.B. Church in Etta with Pator Lindsey Sanford Jr. officiating. Visitation will be from 12:30-6 p.m. today at Serenity-Martin Chapel and for one hour before the service at the church. Serenity-Martin Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.

            PAULINE SOWELL WHEELER — 94, of Golden died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at the Red Bay, Ala., Hospital. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Red Bay with Bro. Donnie Riley presiding. Burial will be in Ridge Cemetery in Golden. Visitation will be 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Deaton Funeral Home of Red Bay is in charge of arrangements. (January 31, 2014, Page 2A)

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              Monday’s Obituaries

              • JAMES “BILL” HENRY BAILEY — 84, died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at United Funeral Service Chapel in New Albany, with the Rev. Greg Spencer and the Rev. John Staggs officiating. Burial will follow in Glenfield Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
              • BOBBY LYNN BROWER — 78, died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at Grenada Living Center in Grenada. Services will be held at 1:30 this afternoon in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley, with Bro. James Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in the Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
              • RONALD KEITH PARKER — 54, died Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services were held Sunday at Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford, with Bro. Chuck Fowler officiating. Burial followed in the Kingdom Cemetery.
              • CHARLES FRANKLIN SITZLAR — 86, died Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. Services were held Sunday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, with the Rev. Derek Starnes officiating. Burial followed in Yellow Leaf Cemetery.

               (January 6, 2014, Page 2)

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                Monday’s Obituaries

                • DONALD PAUL “DUCK” BYFORD — 59, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Graveside services were held Sunday at Harbour Church Cemetery in Coffeeville. Seven Oaks Funeral Home of Water Valley was in charge of arrangements.
                • JOSIE KIMMONS — 67, died this morning at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Miss in Oxford. Funeral services are incomplete at this time with Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home.
                • BYRON E. SNEED — 88, died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo after a brief illness. A celebration of life service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Harrisburg Baptist Church with Dr. Forrest Sheffield and Rev. David Langerfeld officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Lee Memorial Park. Visitation will be today from 5 to 7 p.m. at Holland Funeral Directors Tupelo Chapel.

                 (December 23, 2013, Page 2)

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                  Monday’s obituaries

                  • Joan M. Bowen , 85, died today at her home in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete with Waller Funeral Home in Oxford.
                  • Lewis Charles Fortinberry,  70, died Friday, July 5, 2013, at his residence in Courtland. A memorial service will be held at the home of his niece, Tara Adams Shedd, in Batesville at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Coleman Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.
                  • Sylvia Carpenter Graham, 58, died Friday, July 5, 2013, at her home in Water Valley. Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. today at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley with services following at 3 in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks with the Rev. Ray Branch officiating. Burial follows at the Church Grove Cemetery in Lafayette County.
                  • L.C. Jenkins, died Sunday, July 7, 2013, in Batesville as the result of an automobile accident. Arrangements are incomplete with Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc.
                  • Bradley Dean Martin,  77, died Thursday, July 4, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services were held Saturday at Seven Oaks with Bro. Charles Keel officiating. Burial followed in the Mt. Liberty Cemetery in Calhoun County.

                   (July 8, 2013, Page 2)

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                    Monday’s Obituaries

                    • Sammye Carter Baker, 83, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, with the Rev. Danny Dabbs, the Rev. Annette Ford and Matthew Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Flat Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3:30 until 6 this evening at the funeral home.
                    • JoAnn Evans Bennett, 76, a retired bookkeeper at Otasco, died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at her home in Oxford. Funeral services will be Wednesday at noon in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home with Rev. Randy Hope officiating. Burial will follow in Abbeville Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the service from 10 a.m. until noon at the funeral home.
                    • Robert Grisham “Bob” Bennett Sr., 77, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at his home in Oxford. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford, with the Rev. Claire Dobbs officiating. Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories at the funeral home. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
                    • David Joseph Fallica, 67, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at his home in Calhoun County. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Coleman Funeral Home in Oxford was in charge of local arrangements.
                    • Lesley Lonnie Stewart, 100, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 this afternoon in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, with the Rev. Johnny Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in New El Bethel Cemetery. Visitation will be held for an hour and a half prior to the service at the funeral home.
                    • Dr. Joe Wayne “Doc” Walker, 75, of Water Valley died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church with Dr. Randy Bain and Bro. Hal Clark officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery in Water Valley. Visitation is planned for Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Water Valley.

                     (December 31, 2012, Page 2)

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