Published: 10/22/2018ALICEVILLE, Ala. — Sallie Kirkland Sherrod, 80, died Oct. 19, 2018, in Northport, Alabama. Home Going Celebration services will be at noon Tuesday at Macedonia Cumberland Presbyterian Church with the Rev.... read more
Published: 10/22/2018STARKVILLE — Edgar Ivy Jr., 90, died Oct. 21, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Welch Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at... read more
Published: 10/22/2018WEST POINT — Ruby Faye Stafford, 79, died Oct. 20, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. James... read more
Published: 10/20/2018Hugh Edward Nance, age 50, of Guyton, Georgia, formally of Columbus, passed away October 12, 2018, in Savannah, Georgia. Services will be held Saturday, October 27, 2018, at 12:00 p.m.... read more
Published: 10/20/2018HAMILTON — Charles Adrian Berry, 97, died Oct. 18, 2018, in Hamilton. Services were at 3 p.m. Saturday at New Prospect Baptist Church with John Maxey officiating. Burial followed at the... read more
Published: 10/20/2018It is with great sadness that the family of Karen N. Tomlinson announces her passing after a brief illness, on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at the age of 72 years. Karen... read more
Published: 10/20/2018MONTEVALLO, Ala. — Loventrice Swindol, 99, died Oct. 19, 2018, at her residence. Services will be at noon Tuesday at Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home and Crematory, College Street location. Graveside... read more
Published: 10/20/2018STARKVILLE — Laurin MacLennan “Coach, Spook or Larry” Scales, 78, died Oct. 20, 2018, at the Choctaw Regional Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ackerman. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday... read more
Published: 10/20/2018STARKVILLE — Thomas Larry “Easy Rider” Howell, 64, died Oct. 19, 2018, at Baptist Hospital in West Point. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Welch Funeral Home. Burial will... read more
Published: 10/20/2018COLUMBUS — Morris Harris, 69, died Oct. 19, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Lee-Sykes Funeral Home. read more
Published: 10/20/2018PURVIS — James Sidney “Jimmy” Logan, 71, died Oct. 18, 2018, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home and... read more
Published: 10/19/2018Sallie Springer COLUMBUS — Sallie P. Springer, 104, died Oct. 10, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Southside M.B. Church with the Rev.... read more
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