Archive - Obituary
July 16th, 2013
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.
Louise James Godbold, 99, died in Greenwood, SC, on June 29, 2013.Â She is survived by a son, Stanly (Jeannie) of Starkville, a daughter Mary Lynn (Dan) Bills of North Augusta, SC; a daughter Doris Baker of Sumter, SC; and a brother Arthur (Esther) James of Sumter, SC. She leaves seven grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.
Eddie Dean Jenkins "E.D." 80, died Tuesday, June 25, 2013 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, JuneÂ 29, 2013 @ Sixteenth Section Missionary Baptist Church, Starkville, Mississippi withÂ Reverend Terry Outlaw, officiating.
Visitation will be Friday,Â June 28, 2013 from 1-6:00 p.m.Â at West Memorial Chapel.
Carolyn Falk Katz died on Tuesday, 6/25, 2013, in Houston, Texas at the age of 85.Â
Born in New Orleans on 8/13/27, she grew up in Kosciusko and Jackson, MS, the daughter of Amos Falk, a cotton merchant, and Edna Stiebel Falk.Â
She attended Millsaps College in Jackson for two years, leaving school to work at the phone company after her father died.Â
Funeral services for Ms. Evie Jewel Tatum Vance will be held at 2pm, Saturday, June 22nd at Milling Funeral Home Chapel, Union, MS. Visitation will be from 12:30 to 2:00pm prior to the service. A graveside service will follow at Erin Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Rev. Chris Harrison officiating.
Mona Manning Lyon was born on December 17, 1926 to George Warren Manning, Sr. and Mattie Hughes Manning on a farm near Drew, Mississippi. She attended the Drew public schools and graduated from Drew High School in 1943. While a student at Mississippi State College for Women, she was Business Manager of the school newspaper and graduated Suma Cum Laude in 1947.
Joshua Parrish McKay was born in Natchez Mississippi on January 5, 1979 to Rev. Roy Lee McKay and Marcia Ann Parrish McKay of Aberdeen MS. He passed away on June 16, 2013 in Meridianville, Alabama.
Besides his parents, Josh leaves behind a large family who loved him, especially his brother Matthew and his wife Hannah McKay and their son Isaac (Oklahoma City).
Mrs. Joyce Pugh Duke, age 87, died Sunday, June 16, in Hermitage, TN after a brief illness.Â
Memorial Services for Dr. Perry Brooks Dennis, Jr will be held at University Baptist Church, 3200 Arlington Loop in Hattiesburg, MS on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 10:00. Visitation will begin at 9:00.