Skip to main content

Archive

July 17th, 2012

UPDATE: Gunman in custody in Ala. bar shooting

July 17, 2012

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — A gunman who fired into a crowded downtown bar near the University of Alabama campus and wounded nearly a dozen people was taken into custody Tuesday, police said.

Sgt. Brent Blakely would not release any details about how the man was apprehended, but said police planned a 1 p.m CDT news conference.

Gaines Rogers

July 17, 2012

Dr. Gaines M. Rogers, 94, of Cookeville, Tenn. passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, July 4, 2012, at Heritage Pointe Assistant Living in Cookeville.

Private Family Graveside Services will be held 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2012 at Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery with Brother Charlie Hutchinson officiating.

Mavis Byrd

July 17, 2012

Mavis Bryant Byrd of Brooksville, 76, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012 at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 11 a.m. in Millport, Ala. at the Macedonia Freewill Baptist Chruch.
Burial will be in the Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery in Millport, Ala. with Dowdle Funeral Home, Millport, Ala., directing.

Marie Best

July 17, 2012

Mrs. Marie Bernhardt Best, 84, died Friday, July 6, 2012, in Starkville.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 10, 2012, at Greenwood Funeral Home in Fort Worth, Texas.
A memorial mass will be held 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at Saint Joseph Catholic Church.
Visitation will be held 4:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday before mass.

George Taylor

July 17, 2012

HATTIESBURG—The Honorable George B. Taylor, 79, died Monday, July 9, 2012 at Forrest General Hospital.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, July 14, 2012 at Soule Chapel United Methodist in Macon.
Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Moore Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James Johnson

July 17, 2012

Mr. James Monroe Johnson, 69, died Monday, July 9, 2012 in Starkville.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2012 at Second Baptist Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Nelson Forrest officiating.
Burial will follow at Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Visitation will be held noon to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, July 14, 2012 at Century-Hairston Funeral Home Chapel.

Hunter Smith Jr.

July 17, 2012

Mr. Hunter Smith Jr., 70, died Wednesday, July 4, 2012 in Indianapolis, Ind.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, July 13, 2012 at First John M.B. Church. with Rev. James Boyd officiating.
Burial will follow at Boyd Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 1-7 p.m. Thursday, July 12, 2012 at West Memorial Funeral Home.
West Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Aleatha Edmonds

July 17, 2012

Ms. Aleatha Edmonds, 34, died Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, July 13, 2012 at Apostolic Assembly of Jesus Christ with Elder Melvin H. Terry officiating.
Burial will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 1-7 p.m. Thursday, July 12, 2012 at West Memorial Funeral Home.

Robert Thomas

July 17, 2012

Mr. Robert Bland Thomas, 96, died Monday, July 9, 2012 in Fort Smith, Ark. 

Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, July 13, 2012 in the Roebuck Chapel of First United Methodist Church.
Mr. Thomas’ body will be donated to Medical Science.
The family will greet friends following the Memorial in the Narthex of First United Methodist Church.

Daisy Hill

July 17, 2012

Mrs. Daisy Beatrice Hill, 94, died Friday, July 6, 2012 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.

Funeral services will be held 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at Blackjack M.B. Church with Rev. R.T. Branson officiating.
Burial will follow at Fox Cemetery in Starkville.
Visitation will be held 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at Century-Hairston Funeral Home Chapel.

Tanner Fant of Starkville , Miss. will travel to Mobile, Ala. on Sunday, June 14 to participate in the 58th...
Drinking a beverage that tastes delicious and has good nutritional value is like having your cake and eating it, too.
Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes