Published: 4/21/2018STARKVILLE — Dr. Dennis Rowe, 72, died Apr. 18, 2018, at his residence. Celebration of life services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Welch Funeral Home. Graveside services will... read more
Published: 4/21/2018WEST POINT — Helen Lucille Young, 90, died Apr. 18, 2018, in Clinton. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Third Mt. Olive M.B. Church with Rev. Randy L. Conley,... read more
Published: 4/21/2018COLUMBUS — Raymond Kelly Rodgers, 63, died Apr. 21, 2018, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home & Crematory, College Street location.... read more
Published: 4/21/2018GREENWOOD SPRINGS — Willie Roy “Bill” Brown, 85, died Apr. 20, 2018, at Diversicare Nursing Home in Amory. Services were at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church in... read more
Published: 4/21/2018COLUMBUS — George Nonamaker, Jr., 54, died Apr. 18, 2018, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Lowndes Funeral Home. Mr. Nonamaker was preceded in death by... read more
Published: 4/20/2018BEAVERTON, Ala. — William Eugene “Gene” Ruby, 65, died April 10, 2018, at DCH Noland Hospital-Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Services will be 7 p.m. today at Otts Funeral Home Chapel with Gerald... read more
Published: 4/20/2018MACON — Della B. “Doll” Young, 68, died April 15, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Christian Hill MBC with the Rev. Bobby... read more
Published: 4/20/2018COLUMBUS — Rachel M. Latham, 87, died April 17, 2018, at her residence. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Zion MB Church of Columbus with the Rev. Jessie... read more
Published: 4/20/2018Traci Nichole Clarke died April 16, 2018, in Jackson. Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Welch Funeral Home of Starkville. Ms. Clarke was born Dec. 25, 1987. ... read more
Published: 4/20/2018BROOKSVILLE — William Smith Sr., 69, died April 13, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis, Tennessee. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Hopewell MBC of Brooksville with the Rev. George... read more
Published: 4/20/2018PICKENSVILLE, Ala. — Kathy Michele Ezelle Hood, 44, died April 17, 2018, at her residence. Services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Pickensville Baptist Church with the Rev. Tim Jones... read more
Published: 4/20/2018AMORY — Connie Lee Weaver, 67, died April 18, 2018 at his residence. Services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home of Amory with Roger Akers officiating. Burial... read more
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