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Samuel Shemper, 70, of Hattiesburg, passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019, at his home. Graveside services will be Monday, July 22, 2019 in B’Nai Israel Cemetery at Highland. Read full obituary

Mr. Eddie “Talmadge” Byrd Jr., 80, of Wiggins, passed away July 18, 2019, in Wiggins. He was a member of Landmark Memorial Baptist Church and a truck driver for A.L. Smith Oil Company and was a United States Army Veteran. Read full obituary

Jimmy Moore, 72, of Hattiesburg died Thursday, July 18, 2019, at his home. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 23, 2019, from 10:30 a.m. until the service time at 12:00 p.m. Read full obituary

Belinda Ann Cobb Carlisle, age 60, went into the arms of her loving Savior on July 17, 2019, with her loving daughter at her side. She was born on April 25, 1959, in Wiggins, MS. Belinda was a long-time employee of MGCCC and loved every minute of working with the many students who came to he… Read full obituary

Patsy Ruth Hendry Taylor, 89 of Laurel, MS died July 19, 2019, with family and friends by her side. Funeral services will be held Monday, July 22, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at Memory Chapel Funeral Home, Laurel MS., followed by graveside services at Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 22, 2019, at Heritage United Methodist Church in Hattiesburg for Mrs. Irma Claire Hegwood, age 91, of Madison, MS who passed from this life on July 18, 2019. Pastor Steve Castell will officiate with burial to follow in the Highland Cemetery. P… Read full obituary

Jesse Bryant Cameron, 81, of Oak Grove, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at Asbury Hospice House in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2019, at the First Baptist Church of Oak Grove with interment in the First Baptist Church Cemetery. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, July 21, 2019, for Mr. James Wesley “Bo” Mayo, age 60 of Richton who passed from this life July 18, 2019, at St. James, LA. Bro. Evans Freeman, Bro. C. J. Rigney and Bro. Barry Sullivan will officiate with burial to follow in the East Side Cemetery … Read full obituary

Rev. Stephen E. Tillman, 77, from Soso, Mississippi passed from this life on July 16, 2019, at Forrest General in Hattiesburg after a lengthy illness. He was born September 6th, 1941, in Mobile, Alabama to his mother Mrs. Elizabeth McClintic. Read full obituary

Howard Sanford, 72, of Petal died Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital. Visitation will be Friday, July 12, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal. Services will be Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal followed by burial in… Read full obituary

Zilla Nell Smith Blount of Hattiesburg, MS was born May 5, 1940, and passed away from this world to be with Jesus on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, July17, 2019, at the Hattiesburg Chapel of Moore Funeral H… Read full obituary

Lethron Travis Moore, 69, of Petal passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at his home. Visitation will be Monday, July 15, 2019, at Moore Funeral Home in Petal from 10:30 a.m. until service at 11:30 a.m.. followed by burial in Highland Cemetery. Read full obituary

Samuel N. Spinks, 78, of Lumberton, passed away on July 14, 2019, at his home. He was born on May 4, 1941, in Jonesville, LA. Read full obituary

Linda Keyes Mozingo, 61, of Petal passed away on July 10, 2019, at her home. Services will be Sunday, July 14, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal, followed by burial in Sunrise Baptist Church Cemetery. Read full obituary

Nancy Willis Fail of Bay Springs, MS, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019, with loved ones by her side, holding her tightly as she was carried into her heavenly Father’s arms. Read full obituary

John Lee Hester, 68, of Taylorsville, Mississippi, died Sunday, July 14, 2019, at his residence in Taylorsville, Mississippi. He was born Saturday, February 3, 1951, in Raleigh, Mississippi. Read full obituary

A graveside service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2019, for Mrs. Margaret Joann Pipkins, age 76, of Richton, at Beaumont Cemetery. Mrs. Pipkins passed away on July 5, 201,9 at Forrest General Hospital. Bro. Curtis Seal will officiate. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 15, 2019, for Mr. Columbus Hugh “Huel” Tisdale, age 83, of Richton, at Jones and Son Chapel. Mr. Tisdale passed away on July 9, 2019 at his residence. Bro. Troy Fagan and Bro. Sam Mills will officiate with burial to follow in Frisco Cemetery. Read full obituary

William Fredrick "Freddie" Finnegan, 82, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Friday, July 5, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was born Friday, April 23, 1937, in Rose Hill, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Paula K. Rollins, 68, of Lucedale, passed away on July 9, 2019, at her home surrounded by family and friends. She was born on November 20, 1950, to Jones and Alta Yates in Tampa, FL. Read full obituary

Dorothy Mae was born on September 30, 1953, to the late Elijah Fairley and Velma Travis in Hattiesburg, MS. During her life time, Dorothy loved to babysit and was wonderful with kids until her health begin to fail her. Read full obituary

Mini Lois Lindley Collins, 92, passed away July 8, 2019, in Dandridge, TN. She left a huge hole in our heart and we can only imagine the excitement this morning when she saw her precious Jesus and her family again. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2019, for Mr. Joe Clinton Stewart, age 83, of Richton, at Jones and Son Chapel. Mr. Stewart passed away on July 9, 2019 at Merit Health Wesley. Bro. Shane Giles and Bro. Paul Carpenter will officiate with burial to follow in the Sand Hill … Read full obituary

Mary Ann King, age 58, of Laurel, passed away at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel on Saturday, July 6, 2019. Read full obituary

Sheila Jean Rogers, of New Port Richey, Florida passed away on July 5, 2019, after a long courageous battle with Lou Gehrig’s/ALS. Read full obituary

Verda Courtney Green, 91, of Hattiesburg, passed away Monday, July 8, 2019, at Bedford Care Center Monroe Hall. Visitation will be Thursday, July 11, 2019, from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at Dixie Baptist Church with services immediately following at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Read full obituary

Nancy S. Beverly, 71, of Hattiesburg, MS, died peacefully at Alden Point Assisted Living on July 7, 2019, leaving this world for a better one, secure in the knowledge and love of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Read full obituary

Naomi Lynne Touchstone Ford, 53, of Hattiesburg, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, at her home. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Richburg Baptist Church from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. with services immediately following at 3:00 p.m. Burial will be in Touchstone Family Cemetery. Read full obituary

Tammy Sherman, 55, of Hattiesburg, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2019, at the Purvis Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with interment in Cherished Acres Cemetery. Read full obituary

Mary Ann King, age 58, of Laurel, passed away at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel on Saturday, July 6, 2019. Read full obituary

Katie Michelle Sumrall Sims, 39, of Louin, MS, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019, at her residence. She was born Wednesday, August 8, 1979, in Laurel, MS. Read full obituary

Donnie Wayne Williams, 45, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Thursday, July 4th, 2019, in Jasper County, Mississippi. He was born Thursday, August 23, 1973, in Jackson, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Rev. Richard Lee “Mugsy” Davis, 69, of Hattiesburg, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital. Services will be Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at 11:30 a.m. at Hardy Street Baptist Church followed by burial in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. Read full obituary

Jimmy Dale Reynolds, Sr., 62, of Rose Hill, Mississippi, died Friday, July 5, 2019, at Anderson Hospital in Meridian, Mississippi. He was born Tuesday, June 4, 1957, in Meridian, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Angela Jane Turner, 46, of Petal, passed away peacefullyon July 5, 2019, in Hattiesburg, MS, after a short illness. She was surrounded at bedside by her friends and family. Read full obituary

Mary Sue Ashley, 91, of Raleigh, Mississippi, died Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at MS Care Center in Raleigh, Mississippi. She was born Thursday, February 23, 1928, in Raleigh, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Charles L. Bryant, age 96, passed away peacefully on July 5, 2019 ,at the Northwest Louisiana Veterans Home in Bossier City, Louisiana. He had resided there for the past 9 years. Services for Mr. Bryant will be held in Laurel, Mississippi, on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. The family will receive… Read full obituary

Mary Sue Ashley, 91, of Raleigh, Mississippi, died Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at MS Care Center in Raleigh, Mississippi. She was born Thursday, February 23, 1928, in Raleigh, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Carl Orr, Jr., 62, of Petal, passed away on July 4, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 8, 2019, at the Petal Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with interment in Highland Cemetery to follow Read full obituary

Mary Paulette Bounds, 71, of Gautier, passed away July 2, 2019, at her residence. She was a member of North Gautier Baptist Church and a manager of Coast Meadows Estates. Read full obituary