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May 29th

James Franklin Hooper

May 29, 2014

May 28th

Ceba Mae Shepherd Steed

May 28, 2014

Ceba Mae Shepherd Steed, 63 of Starkville, MS passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at her residence.

Hazel Louise Sanborn

May 28, 2014

Mrs. Hazel Louise Sanborn, 88, died Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at Holmes County Hospital in Lexington, MS. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A. M. on Friday, May 30th, at Noxapater Baptist Church, with Rev. Chris Vowell and Rev David Sumner officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Porter Funeral Home.

Lou Case Murphy

May 28, 2014

Funeral services for Lou Case Murphy, 90, of Fayette, who died Sunday May 25, 2014 at her residence, will be 10 a. m. Wednesday May 28, 2014 at Natchez First Assembly of God with Rev. Bill Murphy officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Jeri Sue Busby Jones

May 28, 2014

Jeri Sue Busby Jones, 57, passed away on May 26, 2014 in Starkville, MS.  She was a retired English teacher with the Public School System in Kilmichael, MS
She was preceded in death by her parents, Isom William Busby, Sr. and Joyce Busby.

Betty Gunn Burrell

May 28, 2014

Betty Gunn Burrell, 84, homemaker, died May 26, 2014 in Columbus.  Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Southern Funeral Home in Durant.  Visitation will begin at 10:30 am.  Interment will be in Mizpah Cemetery. 

William Fred “Bill” Buckner

May 28, 2014

William Fred “Bill” Buckner
William Fred “Bill” Buckner went to be with his Saviour on May 23, 2014 after a long battle with Leukemia. A celebration service of his life was held at 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at First Baptist Church Jackson, MS. A graveside service was held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at Craig Springs Cemetery in Craig Springs, MS.

May 23rd

Dorothy Wambie

May 24, 2014

Dorothy Wamble, “Dot”, age 92, passed away on May 23, 2014 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi.  Mrs. Wamble was a homemaker and has been a member of the First Baptist Church in Starkville since 1955.  She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the OCH Auxillary.

Willie Jones

May 24, 2014

Willie Clarence Jones, age 73, of Portage, Indiana, passed away December 31, 2013.
Willie was born January 21, 1940 to Clarence and  Lavada Jones.
Willie is survived by wife Dorothy(Watson), son Shawn(mystic),daughters Adriane Jagger, and
Juliann Hudgins. Grand children Summer, Dustin, Drake and Jennifer(Tim).1 great grand son

May 20th

Robbie Nell Penton Thomas

May 21, 2014

   Robbie Nell Penton Thomas, 78, of Huntsville, AL, formerly a resident of Starkville, MS, went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 18, 2014.  She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 25 years, Garnett  J. Thomas.  

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