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Glenda Kelly, 75, of Hattiesburg passed away on January 18, 2021, at Forrest General Hospital. Services will be Friday, January 22, 2021, at 11:30 a.m. at Moore Funeral Chapel in Petal followed by burial in Hillcrest Cemetery. Read full obituary

Dorothy King Lirette Doyle, age 98, passed away on January 18, 2021, in Wiggins, Mississippi. She was born on June 17, 1922, in Long Beach, MS, to the late Samuel Green and Otis Irby King. Read full obituary

Joseph Robert Deakles aka “J.R.”, 65, of Columbia passed away on January 17, 2021. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, January 23, 2021, at Roseland Park Cemetery at 10:00 a.m. Read full obituary

Pamela Dianne Steele, 60, of Ellisville, Mississippi, was granted her Angel Wings, Monday, January 18, 2021, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. She was born Sunday, November 6, 1960, in Chillicothe, Missouri. Read full obituary

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 23, 2021, for Mr. Paul Keith Hamby, age 44, of Ovett, at Praise Tabernacle in Ovett, MS. Mr. Hamby passed away on January 18, 2021, at Forrest General Hospital. Read full obituary

Freddie Meador, 69, of Laurel, Mississippi, passed away peacefully Monday January 18, 2021, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was born Sunday, April 29, 1951, in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Charles E. Waldrup, 66, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, died Monday January 18, 2021, at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi. He was born Sunday, February 28, 1954, in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Edna Earl Breland Ross, 79, of Wiggins, died January 15, 2021, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, Mississippi. Mrs. Ross was a member of Big Level Baptist Church. Read full obituary

Marilyn Joanne Cantrell, 67, of Ellisville, Mississippi, entered into the arms of Jesus on Friday, January 15, 2021, at UMMC Jackson in Jackson, Mississippi surrounded by her loving family. Read full obituary

James Wadlington White Sr., 83, of Ellisville, Mississippi, died Friday, January 15, 2021, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was born Wednesday, May 12, 1937, in Star, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 20, 2021, at Arlington Baptist Church of Beaumont for Mrs. Bonnie Nell Sylvester, age 80, of Beaumont who passed from this life on January 15, 2021. Bro. Herbert Wiggers will officiate the service with burial to follow in the Sylvester Ceme… Read full obituary

Magoline Parker Butler, 87, of Heidelberg, passed away and was united with Christ her Savior on Thursday, January 14, 2021. She was born on April 26, 1933, in Smith County, Mississippi to the late Marshall Parker, Sr., and Vermell Trest Parker. Read full obituary

Mae Dorothy Ivey Ainsworth, 89, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Wednesday, January 6, 2021, in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born on February 16, 1931, in Stonewall, Mississippi. Service for Mrs. Ainsworth at Oakland Grove Baptist Church Cemetery located at 2475 Pleasant Grove Rd., Laurel, MS on… Read full obituary

Helen Francis Pickering, 91, passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at her residence in the Hebron Community. She was born on January 1, 1930, in Laurel, MS. Read full obituary

James Dale Windham, 82 of Laurel went to be with his Lord on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at South Central Regional Medical Center. He was born in Jones County on January 2, 1939, to Olen Ray and Ethel Windham. Read full obituary

Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 18, 2021, at Springhill Baptist Church in Laurel for Mr. Therron “Ted” Rayburn Freeman, age 60, of Laurel who passed from this life on January 14, 2021, at Memorial Hospital of Gulfport. Bro. Sam Freeman and Read full obituary

Freddie Daw, 66, of Hattiesburg passed from this life into his eternal life on January 15, 2021, at Asbury Hospice House. Mr. Daw was born on July 5, 1954, in Fort Knox, KY. Read full obituary

Calvin W. Yount, 92, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Friday, January 15, 2021, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born Tuesday, August 28, 1928, in Delta City, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Richard “Rick” Carter died January 13, 2021, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. Rick was known for his encouraging spirit, contagious smile, love of horses, operatic singing, inspirational worship leading and overwhelming pride for his family, especially his gra… Read full obituary

Jimmie Lee Guy, 94, was called home by the Lord on Monday, January 11, 2021. A lifelong resident of Hattiesburg, MS, Jimmie grew up with her loving family of three sisters and one brother. Read full obituary

Wade Nelson Spruill, Jr., founder of emergency medical services and trauma systems in Mississippi, died January 10, 2021, at Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg. He was 72 years of age. Read full obituary

Annie Rose Moore was born November 7, 1928, in Wiggins, MS. Her parents were Ab and Minnie Hatten. She spent all of her life in Stone County. Read full obituary

John Henry Parsons, Sr, 84, of Petal passed away on January 13, 2021, at Bedford Care. Visitation will be Saturday, January 16, 2021, at Moore Funeral Home in Petal from 11:30 a.m. until service at 1:30 p.m. followed by burial in Highland Cemetery. Read full obituary

Johnnette Dees Stephens of Wiggins, Mississippi, passed away on January 10, 2021, in Gulfport, Mississippi. She was 72 years old. She was born on October 8, 1948, in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, to John and Margaret Rose (Eubanks) Dees. Read full obituary

Jason Allan Stephens, 21, of Columbia, passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2021. Services will be Sunday, January 17, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. at Moore Petal Chapel followed by burial in Sunrise Baptist Church Cemetery. Read full obituary

Roger McNair, 55, of Hattiesburg, passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at Forrest General Hospital. Funeral Services will be at Central Baptist Church on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. with interment to immediately follow at Pinehaven Cemetery. Visitation will be held before … Read full obituary

Carolyn Crane Keyes (Nannan) of Laurel, Mississippi went peacefully to her heavenly home on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at the age of 93 years. Carolyn was born on August 17, 1927, in Mobile, Alabama to John Calhoun Crane, Jr. and Daisy Gertrude Crane. Read full obituary

Jane Stephenson, 89 of Heidelberg, MS passed away peacefully on January 11, 2021, at Jasper General Nursing Home in Bay Springs, MS. She was born August 9, 1931. She was a graduate of Sylvarena High School and a member of Heidelberg Baptist Church. Read full obituary

Robert M. Edwards, Jr., 76, of Petal, passed away on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, January 15, 2021, at Beat Line Baptist Church Cemetery. Read full obituary

Robert W. Warren, 78, passed away on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at his residence in Oak Grove. Funeral services for Robert will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, January 15, 2021, at First Baptist Church of Oak Grove with interment in the First Baptist Church of Oak Grove Cemetery to follow. Read full obituary

Shelby Jean Enright, 63, of Laurel, Mississippi, passed into the loving arms of her Savior, Monday, January 11, 2021. She was born Monday, December 30, 1957. Read full obituary

Bernie L. Brooks Sr., 97, was born March 2, 1923. He passed away January 12, 2021, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, MS. He was affectionately called, "Paw-Paw", by his family. Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, January 15, 2021, at Tucker Crossing Baptis… Read full obituary

Andrew Wesley Jones, 34, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Saturday, January 9, 2021, in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born Saturday, December 20, 1986, in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Paula S. Ishee, 88, of Laurel, born July 10, 1932, passed from this life on January 9, 2021, at Merit Health in Jackson, MS. Read full obituary

Brunner Eldridge Goff, age 94 passed away Friday, January 8, 2021. He was born October 28, 1926, in Benndale, MS to Brunner Oliver Goff and Ethel Fairley Goff. He was the fourth of ten children and attended Broome School in George County. Read full obituary

Graveside services will be held 11:30 a.m. Thursday, January 14, 2021, in Walters Cemetery for Mrs. Amber Fisher, age 27, who passed from this life on January 8, 2021. Read full obituary

Barbara Joyce Doggett Thornhill passed to her heavenly home on Sunday, January 10, 2021. She was born on November 12, 1957, in Laurel, MS to Tillman Doggett and Bobbie Jean Lovett Doggett. Read full obituary

Roger L. Carr, 82, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Monday, January 11, 2021, at Laurel Wood Community Living Center in Laurel, MS. He was born Sunday, September 25, 1938, in Clark County, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Robert Wayne Smith, 58, of Ellisville, Mississippi, died Sunday January 10, 2021, at his residence in Ellisville, Mississippi. He was born Friday, February 9, 1962 in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary