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Vera Janell Jordan was born on August 5, 1930. “Nell” went to be with her heavenly Father on January 20, 2020, after a lengthy illness. Read full obituary

Oralia Hipp, 87, of Hattiesburg, passed away Monday, January 20, 2020, at the Windham House. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with interment in Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery to follow. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 25, 2020, at Carterville Baptist Church in Petal for Mr. Jacoby Malik Bergeron, age 17, of Petal, who passed away on January 17, 2020, at Asbury Hospice. Read full obituary

Rex Sanders Gilbert, 61, of Hattiesburg, peacefully went to be with his Heavenly Father Friday, January 17, 2020, at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. An inspiration to those around him, he spread his happiness and joy to every person he met. Just as with every other chall… Read full obituary

Services will be held 2:30 p.m. Monday, January 20, 2020, at Jones and Son Chapel in Richton for Rev. Fred Finnell, age 80, of Richton who passed from this life on January 17, 2020. Bro. Shane Giadrosich and Bro. Ricky Palmer with burial to follow in the Newell Cemetery. Read full obituary

Ada Frances Finch Musgrove, 93, was born December 08, 1926, on 2nd Ave. in Laurel, Mississippi. She went to be with her heavenly father on January 18, 2020, after a brief illness. Read full obituary

Irene Breland Yarbrough, 88, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, died Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Jasper County Nursing Home in Bay Springs, Mississippi. She was born Monday, January 4, 1932, in Forest, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Richton First Assembly of God Church for Mr. George E. Browder, age 70, of Richton, who passed away to his heavenly home on January 15, 2020, at Asbury Hospice. Bro. Scott Morris and Bro. Josh Dunn will officiate with burial t… Read full obituary

Dorothy Anderson Montague, 85, of Hattiesburg, passed away Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at Asbury Hospice House. Services will be Saturday, January 18, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. at Moore Hattiesburg Chapel followed by burial in Soules Chapel Cemetery. Read full obituary

Services for Mrs. Kathleen Ramey, age 90, of the Midway Community, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Bellevue Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Ramey passed from this life on January 15, 2020, at Bedford Care Center in Hattiesburg. Read full obituary

Nelda Jane Davis, 73, of Hattiesburg, passed away on Wednesday, January 14, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital. Graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, January 17, 2020, at Highland Cemetery. Read full obituary

Lois West, 77, of Petal, passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020, at Merit Health Wesley Hospital. A celebration of Lois’ life will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at the Petal Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with interment in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery to follow. Read full obituary

Docia “Ruth” Cameron,84, of Purvis, passed away on January 13, 2020, at Green Briar Nursing Home in D’Ibervile, MS. Visitation will be Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Moore Funeral Home in Purvis from 11:30 A.M. until service time at 1:30 p.m.. followed by burial in Pine Grove Baptist Church … Read full obituary

Lonny Leedale Harris, 53, of Stringer, Mississippi, died Friday, January 10, 2020, at St. Dominic in Jackson, Mississippi. He was born Wednesday, May 25, 1966, in Bay Springs, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Dennis Wayne Fortenberry, 74, of Bassfield, passed away Sunday, January 12, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital. A mass of Christian burial will be Thursday, January 16, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church Bassfield followed by burial in St. James Cemetery. Read full obituary

Douglas Leon Pilachowski, 73, of Hattiesburg, passed away Sunday, January 12, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Read full obituary

Ronald O. McInnis (Ronnie), age 74, passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020, at his home in Maxie Mississippi. He was born September 26, 1946 in Hattiesburg, MS to the late John and LaNell (Cameron) McInnis, his son Lynn McInnis also preceded him in death. He was a 1965 graduate of Forrest C… Read full obituary

Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 17, 2020, for Mrs. Mildred Ready, of Richton, age 86, at Jones and Son Chapel. Mrs. Ready passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2020. Bro. Danny Forrest and Bro. Pettis Brewer will officiate with burial to follow in the Hickory Grove Cemetery… Read full obituary

Kenneth (Kenny) Wayne Brandon, 70 years of age, passed away January 10, 2020, at his home in Laurel. Kenny was originally from Clarksdale, Mississippi and attended Delta State University. Read full obituary

Dr. Danielle Suggs Garrison (68), of Summerland, Mississippi peacefully passed away at her home surrounded by her family on January 11, 2020. She sowed, nurtured and reaped the seeds of a fulfilling life sprinkling each day with a bit of sass. Her brave journey with ALS was another demonstra… Read full obituary

Lauren Rogers, 95, of Sylvarena, Mississippi, died Friday January 10, 2020, at Courtyard Rehabilition in Mccomb, Mississippi. He was born Wednesday, January 16, 1924, in Mize, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Maty Catherine ‘Kathy’ Bankston, 74, of Taylorsville, Mississippi, died Tuesday, January 7, 2020, in Taylorsville, Mississippi. She was born Tuesday, March 27, 1945, in Smith County, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Judith B. Furr, 72, of Hebron, Mississippi, died Friday, January 10, 2020, at in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born Saturday, January 25, 1947, in Utica, New York. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 9, 2020, at Jones and Son Chapel for Mr. Benjamin Franklin Clark Jr., age 66, who passed away on January 7, 2020, at Leakesville Rehab and Nursing. Bro. Dustin Dunnam and Bro. Shane Giadrosich will officiate with burial to follow in th… Read full obituary

Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 9, 2020, at Jones and Son Chapel for Mr. Benjamin Franklin Clark Jr., age 66, who passed away on January 7, 2020, at Leakesville Rehab and Nursing. Bro. Dustin Dunnam and Bro. Shane Giadrosich will officiate with burial to follow in th… Read full obituary

Colon Edward Floyd, Sr., age 71, passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Mr. Floyd was born in Mize, MS on October 11, 1948. Read full obituary

David Earl ‘The Fox’ Stringer, 71, of Raleigh, Mississippi, died Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was born Sunday, June 13, 1948, in Raleigh, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at Antioch United Pentecostal Church of Laurel for Mrs. Bonnie Blackledge, age 63, of Petal who passed from this life on January 3, 2020. Rev. Gerald Sawyer will officiate with burial to follow in the Macedonia Cemetery. Read full obituary

Jewell V. Martin, 74, of Raleigh, Mississippi, died Tuesday January 7, 2020, at MS Care Center in Raleigh, Mississippi. She was born Tuesday, May 22, 1945, in Raleigh, Mississippi. Read full obituary

John Bush, 86, of Hattiesburg, passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital. Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 11, 2020, at the Hattiesburg Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with interment in Roseland Park Cemetery to follow. Read full obituary

Jane Morgan Lee Chandler, 72, died on January 3, 2020, following a short illness. She was born on January 20, 1947, and immediately began her lifelong habit of bringing unconditional love and joy to all who came within her graceful presence, as well as many others who never did but surely fe… Read full obituary

Dorothy Lanelle Grayson, 90, of Laurel, Mississippi passed away peacefully after a brief illness on January 3, 2020, in Hattiesburg, Mississippi with her family by her side. Read full obituary

Graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 5, 2020, at the Buck Creek Cemetery for Mrs. Emma Jean Edwards, age 91, who passed from this life January 4, 2020, at the Leakesville Nursing and Rehab Home. Bro. David Chandler will officiate with burial to follow at Buck Creek Cemetery. Read full obituary

Ray Vernon Miles, 73, of Purvis, Mississippi, died Saturday, January 4, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was born Thursday, December 19, 1946, in McNeill, MS. Read full obituary

Jean Margaret Nelson, 87, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, passed away Friday, January 3, 2020, at her home. She was born Saturday, October 8, 1932, in Luton, Bedfordshire, England. Read full obituary

Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, January 6, 2020, at Hattiesburg Community Church for Mr. Michael “Mike” Wallace, age 77, of Hattiesburg who passed from this life on January 2, 2020, at Forrest General Hospital. Bro. Cliff Lazenby will officiate with burial to follow in the Rawls Spri… Read full obituary

Jimmy W. Welborn, Sr. age 72, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020, to be with Jesus. He was born on February 13, 1947. He was preceded in death by Leroy Welborn (Daddy), Jimmy W. Welborn, Jr. “Jay” (Son); Jerry M. Sherman (Step-father); and a very special mother-in-law, Alene Strickland (… Read full obituary