OBITUARIES PUBLISHED 1/15/2021

 

Brenda Banks-Rice

Brenda Banks-Rice

COLUMBUS — Brenda Banks-Rice, 63, died Jan. 5, 2021, at her residence. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, at Stallion Cemetery of Columbus, with the Rev. Gilbert Anderson officiating. Visitation is from 2-6... read more

 

Bobbie Douglas

Bobbie Douglas

COLUMBUS — Bobbie Jean Douglas, 75, died Jan. 6, 2021, at her residence. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Zion Hill M.B. Church, Hwy 69 South, with Bobby Lee Sanders officiating. Burial... read more

 

Lashala Coleman

Lashala Coleman

COLUMBUS — Lashala Renay Coleman, 30, died Jan. 8, 2021, at her residence. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, at The World Church International, with the Rev. Bobby L. Sanders officiating. Burial will... read more

 

Annie Cunningham

Annie Cunningham

HAMILTON — Annie Queen Cunningham, 83, died Jan. 9, 2021, at her residence. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, at Memorial Gardens, with Will David Hill Jr. officiating. Visitation will be from noon-5 p.m.... read more

 

Nina Southerland

COLUMBUS — Nina Jean Southerland, 80, died Jan. 12, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services will be announced at a later date. Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home and Crematory, Second Avenue North location is... read more

 

Bobby Garner

COLUMBUS — Robert John “Bobby” Garner III, 75, died Jan. 12, 2021, at his residence. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Friendship Cemetery, with Jason Shelby officiating. Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home... read more

 

Douglas Adams

COLUMBUS — Douglas Adams, 72, died Jan. 13, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of Columbus. read more

 

Nan Nance

Nan Nance

COLUMBUS — Nan Geneva Nance, 78, died Jan. 7, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Brick M.B. Church Cemetery, with the Rev. Everette Little officiating. Visitation... read more

 

Byron Petty

Byron Petty

COLUMBUS — Byron De’Juan Petty, 22, died Jan. 7, 2021. Services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, at Lee-Sykes Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be from noon-5 p.m. Saturday, at the funeral home. Lee-Sykes Funeral... read more

 

Otha Shurden

STARKVILLE — Otha Lee “Buddy” Shurden, 77, died Jan. 13, 2021, at North MS Medical Center of Tupelo. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, at Life Church GTR, with Jody Andrews officiating. Burial... read more

 

Tammy White

WEST POINT — Tammy Jo Ott White, 57, died Jan. 12, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. A private, family memorial service will be held at a later date. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point... read more

 

Abraham Shelton

Abraham Shelton

LOWNDES COUNTY — Abraham Lincoln Shelton, 78, passed away. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, at Sturdivant Cemetery. Visitation is from 2-5 p.m. today, at Lee-Sykes Chapel. Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of Columbus is... read more

 

George Miller Jr.

STARKVILLE — George Donald Miller Jr., 64, died Jan. 8, 2021. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Miller... read more

 

Donnie Clark

Donnie Clark

MACON — Donnie Lamont Clark, 56, died Jan. 9, 2021. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, at New Hope Cemetery. Visitation is from 1-5 p.m. today, at Lee-Sykes Chapel. Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of... read more

 

Henry Moore

Henry Moore

MACON — Henry M. “Jack” Moore, 73, passed away. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Ivy Grove Baptist Church of Shuqualak, with Constan Scott officiating. Visitation is from 1-5 p.m. today,... read more

 

Derek Bland

Derek Bland

BROOKSVILLE — Derek Devett Bland, 40, passed away. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, at Toliver Chapel Church Cemetery, with James Rupert officiating. There will be a family only visitation. Lee-Sykes Funeral Home... read more

 

Robert Herd

MABEN — Robert Lee Herd, 86, died Jan. 7, 2021, in Eupora. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, at Spring Valley Cemetery of Mathiston. Visitation is from 2-6 p.m. today, at West Memorial... read more

 

Kathy Barnett

MABEN — Kathy Anne Rush Barnett, 41, died Dec. 28, 2020, in Tupelo. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Chapel Hill Cemetery of Starkville. Visitation is from noon-6 p.m. today, at West... read more

 

Jaderrian Bush

STARKVILLE — Jaderrian Malik “Lucky” Bush, 22, died Dec. 27, 2020. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, at St. Matthew Cemetery of Artesia. Visitation will be from 1-6 p.m. Saturday, at West Memorial... read more

 

Ann Allen

COLUMBUS — Ann Elizabeth Allen, 82, died Jan. 14, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home and Crematory, College Street location. read more

 

LOCAL OBITUARIES

 

Stephen Flood

Published: 1/14/2021

Stephen William Flood, 35, of Columbus, MS, passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital – Golden Triangle, Colum- bus, MS. A graveside service will be Thursday, January 14,... read more

 

 

Linda Egger

Linda Egger

Published: 1/14/2021

Linda Egger, 78, of Caledonia, MS passed away on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at West Point Community Living Center in West Point, MS. Graveside services will be held at Egger Cemetery... read more

 

 

Theron McGee

Published: 1/14/2021

COLUMBUS — Theron A. McGee, 84, died Jan. 13, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home and Crematory, Second... read more

 

 

Tyrone Davis

Published: 1/14/2021

WEST POINT — Tyrone DeShaun Davis, 40, died Dec. 23, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical Center of Tupelo. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Union Star Memorial... read more

 

 

Johnny Bush

Published: 1/14/2021

COLUMBUS — Johnny B. Bush, 79, died Jan. 12, 2021. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hairston and Hairston Funeral Home of Columbus. read more

 

 

Donald O'Brian

Published: 1/14/2021

STARKVILLE — Donald Lee O’Brian, 76, died Jan. 12, 2021. A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, at Maben Memorial Gardens. Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in... read more

 

 

James Meade Jr.

Published: 1/14/2021

STARKVILLE — James “Jimmy” Horace Meade Jr., 88, died Jan. 12, 2021. A family service will be held Friday. Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements. ... read more

 

 

William Bowen

Published: 1/14/2021

VERNON, Ala. — William Titus Bowen, 77, died Jan. 12, 2021. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, at Furnace Hill Cemetery, with Tim Gentle officiating. Chandler Funeral Home... read more

 

 

Billy Carr

Published: 1/14/2021

VERNON, Ala. — Billy Lamar Carr, 92, died Jan. 11, 2021, at his residence. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, in the chapel of Chandler Funeral Home, with... read more

 

 

David Free Sr.

Published: 1/14/2021

MABEN — David Lee Free Sr., 78, died Jan. 10, 2021, in Eupora. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, at Spring Valley Cemetery of Mathiston. Visitation is from... read more

 

 

Jonathan Edward Rousset

Published: 1/13/2021

Jonathan Edward Rousset died January 8, 2021, in New Orleans, Louisiana, from injuries sustained in a fall. He was born April 4, 1980, in New Orleans, and grew up in... read more

 

 

Lester Hyver Sr.

Published: 1/13/2021

Lester E. Hyver Sr. passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital – Golden Triangle, Columbus, MS. No services are planned at this time. Lowndes Funeral Home in... read more

 

 

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