Archive - Obituary
July 30th, 2013
Ernest Sanford Griggs, 88, passed away on July 29, 2013 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, MS.Â
He was preceded in death by his parents, John F. Griggs and Mable Barnes Griggs; sister, Virginia Witherspoon and brother, John Griggs.
ThomasÂ Woods, 63, died July 20, 2013 in Eupora.
Memorial services were held on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at noon at West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, MS. It was officiated by Dr. Charlie F. Barnes, Sr.
West Memorial was in charge of arrangements.
Jessie Neely, Jr.,86, died July 24, 2013 in Starkville.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at Peter's Rock Temple COGIC, Starkville,Â with Reverend Quincy Patterson, officiating.
Visitation will be Monday, July 29, 2013 from 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville,MS.
Burial will follow at Mt. Peiler Cemetery.
Resident of Arlington, VA for more than fifty five years, passed away July 14, 2013 at Sunrise George Mason. He was 94.
Born July 24, 1918 in Starkville, MS, he was the only child of Harry and Effie Alston. His wife, Lucy Alston died in 1990.
Emma McMoore, 63, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at St. Maryâ€™s Medical Center, Richmond Heights, (St. Louis) MO.Â Funeral Services were held Saturday, July 6, 2013 at New Zion U.M. Church, Rev. Tyrone Stallings, Pastor; Rev. James Covington Jr., officiator.
Mr. Tony Stribling, 57, passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at his residence on Craig Springs Road in Sturgis, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi, on Thursday, July 25, 2013, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. and on Friday, July 26, 2013, from 9 a.m. until service time at Friendship Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m.
LaFrance A. Carson, 42, died on July 15, 2013 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be 12:00 p.m.Â Â on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 @ West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, MS,Â with Rev. Rena Lanier, officiating.
Visitation will beÂ held Monday, July 22, 2013 from 12-6pm at West Memorial Funeral Home.
Burial will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery, Starkville,MS.
Mr. Freddie Estel Parker, Sr.. 65, died Saturday, July 13, 2013, in Maben.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am Friday at Wood Springs Baptist Church in Choctaw County. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation is Thursday from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Oliver Funeral Home.
Mr. Parker was a retired welder.
Robert Peyton Rochelle, age 66, passed away on July 15, 2013 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.Â Â A memorial service is scheduled forÂ Thursday, July 18Â at Welch Funeral Home in Starkville fromÂ 4-6 p.m.Â Â He was a member of First Baptist Church and retired from Zebco Motor Guide where he was a Materials Manager for 30 years.Â
TSGT Clarence Edward Crossley, Sr., 87, died on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, MS.Â Visitation is Tuesday, July 2, 2013 from 5-8 p.m. at Jordan Funeral Home in Kosciusko, MS.Â Funeral services are 10:30 a.m.