OBITUARIES PUBLISHED 11/22/2017

 

Jimmy Galloway

COLUMBUS — Jimmy Galloway, 64, died Nov. 21, 2017, at his residence. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Beersheba Cemetery. Visitation will be two hours prior... read more

 

Curtis Forrester

COLUMBUS — Curtis Forrester died Nov. 21, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Lowndes Funeral Home of Columbus. read more

 

Nettie Stallings

STARKVILLE — Nettie Jean Grayer-Stallings, 73, died Nov. 16, 2017, in Tupelo. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Peter’s Rock Temple C.O.G.I.C. Interment will follow in Rest Haven. Visitation is from 1-6 p.m. today... read more

 

Ina Hatcher

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. — Ina Hatcher, 91, died Nov. 14, 2017, at her residence. Graveside services were at 10 a.m. today with Bill Ross officiating. Burial followed in Enondale Cemetery in Kemper County. Cockrell Funeral Home was... read more

 

Jerry Brown

WEST POINT — Jerry Hal Brown, 74, died Nov. 21, 2017, at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by E. E. Pickle Funeral Home in Amory. read more

 

Bettye Kerby

Bettye Kerby

Bettye Jane Allen Kerby, 87, died peacefully in Columbus on Monday, November 20, 2017. Funeral services will be at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 25. Visitation will be at the church... read more

 

LaJoyous Hinton

REFORM, Ala. — LaJoyous Jyhnesha Ciara Hinton, 21, died Nov. 18, 2017, at DCH Regional Medical Center. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Pickens County High School in Reform with Rev. Richard Hood, Sr.... read more

 

LOCAL OBITUARIES

 

Jimmy Dillard

Jimmy Dillard

Published: 11/21/2017

Jimmy Dale Dillard, 75, of Columbus, MS passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle, Columbus, MS. Visitation will be held Wednesday, November 22, 2017, from 12:00 -... read more

 

 

Glenda Watkins

Published: 11/21/2017

Mrs. Glenda Smith Watkins, 75 of Millport, Alabama died on Sunday, November 19, 2017, at Windsor Place Nursing Home in Columbus, Mississippi. Born Tuesday, April 7, 1942 in Millport, Alabama to... read more

 

 

Jamie Stephens

Published: 11/21/2017

VERNON, Ala. — Jamie D. Stephens, 47, died Nov. 17, 2017, at Gadsden Regional Medical Center in Gadsden, Alabama. Services were at 1 p.m. Monday at Otts Funeral Home Chapel. Burial... read more

 

 

Billy Smith

Published: 11/21/2017

VERNON, Ala. — Billy Wayne Smith, 81, died Nov. 19, 2017, at Generations of Vernon. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Otts Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in... read more

 

 

John Lester

Published: 11/21/2017

WEST POINT — John L. Lester, 82, died Nov. 19, 2017, at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church with the... read more

 

 

Patricia Lucas

Published: 11/21/2017

WEST POINT — Patricia Lucas, 48, died Nov. 12, 2017, at her residence. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Northside Christian Church with the Rev. Orlando Richmond Sr. officiating.... read more

 

 

Rhonda Savage

Published: 11/21/2017

HAMILTON — Rhonda Kellum Savage, 55, died Nov. 19, 2017. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel in Aberdeen with Tony Stahl officiating. Burial will follow in... read more

 

 

Olene Bridges

Published: 11/21/2017

MILLPORT, Ala. — Olene Sturdivant Bridges died Nov. 16, 2017. Services will be at noon Wednesday at Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Holy Grove Cemetery. Visitation is... read more

 

 

Peggy Watson

Published: 11/20/2017

AMORY — Peggy Louise Bethay Watson, 75, died Nov. 17, 2017, at her residence. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home with Justin Haynes and Ben... read more

 

 

Vicky Deloach

Published: 11/20/2017

COLUMBUS — Vicky Deloach, 60, died Nov. 18, 2017, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Carter’s Funeral Services of Columbus. read more

 

 

Richard Gore Sr.

Richard Gore Sr.

Published: 11/18/2017

COLUMBUS — Richard L. Gore Sr., 49, died Nov. 13, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at 15th Street Church of God in Christ... read more

 

 

Jo-Ann Kidd

Published: 11/18/2017

Jo-Ann Hemby Kidd, age 64 died Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis. Services will be held Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Memorial Gunter Peel College St.... read more

 

 

NEW YORK TIMES OBITUARIES

 

David Cassidy, Heartthrob and ‘Partridge Family’ Star, Dies at 67

David Cassidy, Heartthrob and ‘Partridge Family’ Star, Dies at 67

Mr. Cassidy was beloved by fans during the 1970s and worked as a performer for decades, but he struggled with his early exposure to fame.

 

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Silver-Maned Baritone From Siberia, Dies at 55

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Silver-Maned Baritone From Siberia, Dies at 55

Mr. Hvorostovsky escaped the street-gang life as a teenager in a grim Siberian city to become an international star.

 

Albert Ledner, Architect With a Quirky Sense, Dies at 93

Albert Ledner, Architect With a Quirky Sense, Dies at 93

Three porthole-filled buildings in New York and many unique homes in New Orleans testify to Mr. Ledner’s adventurousness.

 

Lilli Hornig, 96, Dies; A-Bomb Researcher Lobbied for Women in Science

Lilli Hornig, 96, Dies; A-Bomb Researcher Lobbied for Women in Science

An alumna of Los Alamos, she became a chemistry professor and urged universities to recruit more women as students, professors and administrators.

 

Pat Hutchins, 75, Dies; Wrote and Illustrated Children’s Books

Pat Hutchins, 75, Dies; Wrote and Illustrated Children’s Books

Ms. Hutchins, whose best-known book was “Rosie’s Walk,” also wrote stories about a boy named Titch that were adapted for British television.

 

Edward Herman, 92, Critic of U.S. Media and Foreign Policy, Dies

Edward Herman, 92, Critic of U.S. Media and Foreign Policy, Dies

An economist, he described a “propaganda model” of newspaper and TV network complicity with a government whose foreign policy was hypocritical.

 

Della Reese, Singer and ‘Touched by an Angel’ Star, Dies at 86

Della Reese, Singer and ‘Touched by an Angel’ Star, Dies at 86

Ms. Reese, who first sang in church, segued from a successful recording career to a long tenure on one of prime-time television’s top-rated shows.

 

Charles Manson Dies at 83; Wild-Eyed Leader of a Murderous Crew

Charles Manson Dies at 83; Wild-Eyed Leader of a Murderous Crew

Mr. Manson became one of the most notorious killers of the 20th century after his followers brutally murdered seven people in 1969, including the actress Sharon Tate.

 

Terry Glenn, Star Receiver at Ohio State and in N.F.L., Dies at 43

Terry Glenn, Star Receiver at Ohio State and in N.F.L., Dies at 43

Glenn, who played for the Patriots, Cowboys and Packers, was killed in a traffic accident in the Dallas area, where he had set up a youth foundation.

 

Jana Novotna, Czech Winner of Wimbledon, Dies at 49

Jana Novotna, Czech Winner of Wimbledon, Dies at 49

Novotna won a total of 17 Grand Slam titles, 16 of them in doubles and mixed doubles. The tribulations of her singles career, however, came to define her.

 

What Became of the Manson Family?

What Became of the Manson Family?

Most of Charles Manson’s followers were young women who had fled middle-class homes. Here’s a look at where they are now.

 

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