Archive - Obituary
April 17th, 2014
Nita Sue McKinley Buckelew, 72, passed away on April 17, 2014 at Starkville Manor in Starkville, MS.¬† She was retired from 4-County EPA, where she had worked for 29 years.¬† She was a member of Meadowview Baptist Church in Starkville, Rebekah Lodge, and she was secretary/treasurer for 20 years with Professional Arborist Association of Mississippi (PAAM).
Geneva Johnson Cunningham, 86, died April 14, 2014 in Eupora, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 19, 2014 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, Maben, Mississippi with Reverend Bruce Guyton, officiating.¬†
Visitation will be Friday,¬†April 18, 2014,¬† 11:00-6:00 p.m. at West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, Mississippi.
Deborah Janet Moore Gray, 57, died April 14, 2014 in West Point, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Brownridge¬† Missionary Baptist Church, Crawford, Missisippi with Reverend Fredrick Hairston, officiating.
¬†Visitation will be Friday,¬†April 18, 2014,¬† 1:00 p.m.-¬†6:00 p.m. @¬† West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, Mississippi.¬†
Carolyn Madison Jackson, 81, died Sunday, April 6, 2014 in Inglewood, California.
¬†Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 19, 2014 at St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church, Artesia Mississippi with Reverend Nathaniel Best, officiating.¬†
Visitation will be Friday,¬†April 18, 2014, 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. @¬† West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, Mississippi.
Ruth (Ruthlyn) Moody, 85, of Titusville, Florida, died on April 10, 2014, of cancer.
She was born Ruth Evelyn Austin on January 24, 1929, in New Orleans, LA, to the late Oliver V. Austin and the late Ruth Libby Sharbrough Austin.
Antriece Carter, 51,¬†died Friday, April 4, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.
Visitation will be Thursday,¬†April 17, 2014; 1-6:00 p.m. at West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, Mississippi.¬†
Graveside services and burial will be held at at Fox Cemetery, Starkville, Mississippi.
West Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Corey Denton McPherson was born at OCH in Starkville on January 10, 1997. He died on Sunday, April 6, 2014, at the age of 17, in a single car accident in Ackerman, MS. He was a sophomore in Ackerman at the Choctaw County High School.
Corey is survived by his parents Marty & Mitzi McPherson and brothers, Drew, 19, and Austin, 11;
Maxine Raines Condit, 89, formerly of Starkville, MS passed away Monday April 14, 2014 at Willow Creek Nursing Home in Byram, MS. Funeral services will be held 2:00pm Thursday April 17, 2014 from the Chapel of Wright & Ferguson Funeral Home Jackson, MS. Visitation will be from 1:00pm till 2:00pm. Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Park.
Services for Edward G. Havard, Sr., 94, of Natchez, who died Friday, April 11, 2014 at the Magnolia House, will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 15 at Laird Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ralph Webber and the Rev. Dillon Wickliffe officiating.
Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.
James A. (Bubber) Turner, 88, passed away on April 8, 2014 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, MS.¬† He was retired Chief Deputy Sheriff with the Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department and a member of Adaton Methodist Church.¬† He was Owner of Texaco Service Station on University Drive, member of VFW and American Legion, driver for Greyhound Buses, and Owner of Turner Bus Company.