Elmer ‘Tex’ Bounds

Elmer Bounds, affectionately known as “Tex”, was born November 30, 1952, to McKinley Bounds and Cleo Bounds Turner. He departed this life December 5, 2017. He attended Porters Chapel African Methodist Church in Calhoun City, and South Calhoun Elementary and Davidson High School. [Read more...]

Franklin Carmical

Franklin Carmical, 80, died December 11, 2017. He was born March 17, 1937 in Big Creek. He served in the National Guard and he worked 40 years at the U.S. Post Office, where he retired. [Read more...]

Joe Beasley

Joseph Edward Beasley, 89, of Olive Branch, passed away Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. Born in Heth, AR, February 29, 1928, he was a retiree of Bell South Telephone Co. where he worked in the central office and later the outside plant department from which he retired in December 1983 after over 35 years of service. [Read more...]

Shelia Johnson

Shelia Langford Johnson, 67, of Grenada, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at her residence. She was born October 19, 1950 in Vardaman to C.W. and Helen Turner Langford. She had worked for many years as a hairdresser and at Franklin Manufacturing. She was a devoted member of the First Apostolic Church in Grenada. [Read more...]

Rupert Malone

Funeral services for William Rupert Malone, 96, of Picayune, who passed away Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, were November 10 at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel. [Read more...]

Bernice Lukens

Bernice Malone Lukens, 91, of Hattiesburg, died November 14, 2017, at Brookdale  Assisted Living Center. She was a member of Hardy Street Baptist Church. She  was the owner/operator of The Beauty House for over 50 years. [Read more...]

Wesley Armstrong

Wesley Lee Armstrong, 67, died Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 at Baptist Hospital in Calhoun City. He was born in Pittsboro to Rod and Alberta Moore Armstrong. [Read more...]

Jessie Mhoon

Jesse J. Mhoon, 75, of Washington, DC and formerly of Webster County, passed away Monday, Nov 27 at the family residence in Washington. [Read more...]

Jessie Blaylock

Jessie Mae Blaylock, 88, of Southaven, departed this life on December 5, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Desoto-Southaven surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 27, 1929 in Derma. [Read more...]

John Edward Brasher

John Edward Brasher, 70 of Bruce, passed this earthly life Monday, Dec. 4, 2017 in Yalobusha County. He was born June 12, 1947 in Bruce, the son of Eron L. and Mary Margaret Daniels Brasher. He was a deacon at Bruce First Baptist Church. [Read more...]