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Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Leaf Church of God in Leaf, MS for Mrs. Alice Rae Smith, 95, of Leaf, MS.

Graveside services will be held at 12:00 noon Friday, May 24, 2019, at Highland Cemetery for Mrs. Doris F. Eaton, 92, of Hattiesburg, MS.

Services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Friday, May 24, 2019, at Grace Chapel Baptist Church for Henry Robert (Bobby) Lambert, 78, of Brooklyn, MS. He died Monday, May 20, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital. Interment will be in Brooklyn Cemetery. Mr. Lambert retired from Forrest General Hospital …

Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Highland Cemetery for Mr. Ausber W. (Pete) Sellers, Jr., 95, of Petal, MS.

Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at Jones and Son Chapel in Beaumont for Mrs. Laura Bell Lunsford, age 84, of Beaumont, who passed from this life on May 19, 2019, at her residence. Bro. Delton Parker and Bro. Curt Sullivan will officiate with burial to follow in th…

Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at Jones and Son Chapel in Moselle for Mrs. Loyene Patterson, age 78, of Moselle who passed from this life on May 19, 2019, at her residence. Rev. Billy Wayne Patterson and Rev. David Williams will officiate with burial to follow in t…

On Thursday, May 16, 2019, Pebble Faye Davis, loving wife and mother of two children, passed away at the age of 88. Pebble was born on February 25, 1931, in Collinsville, MS to Nathan and Ela Faye Daniels. She graduated from Collinsville High School in 1949 and raised two sons with Billie Ra…

Services will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Catherine C. (Cathy) Mohawk, 81, of Petal, MS.

Graveside service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at the Highland Cemetery for Mrs. Charlotte Anne Granberry McCoy, age 72, of Hattiesburg who passed from this life May 17, 2019, at her residence.

Sabrina Amanda Gray, 33, of Mt. Olive, died on Friday, May 17, 2019.

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 20, 2019, at West Black Creek Baptist Church for Mrs. Erma Nell Herrington, age 84, of Hattiesburg who passed from this life on May 18, 2019 at Asbury Hospice House. Bro. Brent King and Bro. Joe Lott will officiate with burial to follow in West …

Mr. Billy Dale Ishee, Sr. passed away on May 15, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel.

Graveside services will be held at 5:00 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Karren Madden Cemetery, 85 Gatlin Road, Purvis, MS 39475, for Mrs. Karen Madden, age 63, of Purvis who passed from this life May 14, 2019, at the Asbury Hospice House. Bro. Michael Hartfield will officiate at the ser…

Billy Dale Ishee, Sr. passed away on May 15, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel.

Tony L. Boykin, 70, of Laurel, Mississippi, passed away Thursday, May 16th, 2019, at his residence in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born December 31, 1948, in Jones County, Mississippi.

Sarah Janice (Ellis) Hegwood passed away peacefully on May 15, 2019. She was born in Covington County, MS to Mr. and Mrs. Edward Daniel and Lucrecia Samantha Ellis on November 24, 1930.

Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Bethel Freewill Baptist Church for Mr. Elbert Carroll Hinton, age 68, of Waynesboro, who passed from this life on May 14, 2019, at Wayne General Hospital. Burial will follow at Bethel Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Dillon Doby,…

Rev. Wilson Harold Presher, 91, of Laurel, MS, passed away Tuesday, May 14th, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, MS. He was born Saturday, April 28, 1928, in Waverly, New York.

Thomas Ralph Barber Jr., 33, of Ellisville, Mississippi, died Monday, May 13, 2019, in Taylorsville. He was born Monday, May 27, 1985, in Laurel, Mississippi.

David Benjamin “BB” Britt, devoted husband and loving father, was called home Monday, May 6, 2019, at the age of 90.

Funeral services for Lester Eugene Ivy, Jr., 39, of Mabelvale, AR were held Sunday, May 5, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home Magee in Magee. Bro. Lonnie Gale Wood officiated.

Rev. Wilson Harold Presher, 91, of Laurel, MS, passed away Tuesday, May 14th, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, MS. He was born Saturday, April 28, 1928, in Waverly, New York.

Mr. Harold C. Reeves passed away on May 13, 2019 ,at his residence surrounded by loved ones.

Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Jones and Son Chapel for Mr. Alvin Thomas Harris, age 86, of Richton, who passed from this life on May 13, 2019, at his residence surrounded by his family. Bro. Scott Pittman, Bro. Andy Pittman and Bro. Josh Dunn will officiate w…

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday May16, 2019, at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home Chapel for MS Stacy Renee Bryant, 43, of Hattiesburg, MS. She died Sunday, May 12, 2019. Interment will be in Highland Cemetery.

Ethel Amyllis Carney Martinez Newsome, age 78, of Laurel, MS, passed away on May 12, 2019, Mother’s Day, surrounded by her family. She was born in Leakesville, MS on September 22, 1940, the first child of Lester and Levanda Parnell Carney. Growing up, she created happy memories with her lovi…

Vista Theresa "Boots" Packer, 89, of Pearl, Mississippi, died Sunday, May 12th, 2019, at MS Care Center of Raleigh in Raleigh, Mississippi. She was born Tuesday, January 14, 1930, in Jackson, Mississippi.

Lavada Underwood Stevens, 91, of Petal, MS was born on March 13, 1928, in Perry County. She passed away May 4, 2019. Services will be Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal followed by burial in Hillcrest Cemetery.

Tommy Carl Ingram, Jr. ,72, passed away on May 11, 2019, at Forest General Hospital. He was born December 27,1946. Tommy was born in Sumrall, MS and graduated Sumrall High School Class of 1965.

Amari Vontrell Owens was born on November 29, 2017, to Jasmine Owens and Montreal Witt.  God called Amari home on May 3, 2019.  Please keep the family in prayer!

Brenda Berryhill Johnson, 59, of Hattiesburg, passed away on May 5, 2019. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Hattiesburg. The funeral service will follow immediately at 11:30 a.m. Interment will be in Highland Cemetery. 

Faye Thompson Manning, 81, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Sunday, May 12th, 2019, at her residence in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born Thursday, August 19, 1937, in Jones County, Mississippi.

Robert (Bob) Gleason Rayburn Jr went to his heavenly home on May 11, 2019. He leaves his wife Margaret, his sweetheart of 73 years, children Sharon Boteler, Rick (Toy) and Julie (Webb) Evans Hatten. He also leaves four grandchildren Nathan Boteler and Joshua (Ashley) Boteler, Tyler (Amy) Eva…

Service will be held 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Jones and Son Chapel in Richton for Mary Louise Gainey, age 79, of Richton who passed from this life on May 9, 2019 at Perry County Nursing Center. Burial will be in the Sunset Cemetery.

Owen Glenn Sanders, 71, of Bay Springs, MS, born November 3, 1947, departed this earth on Friday, May 10, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, MS.

Memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Willow Point Church, 7 Canaan Lane, Hattiesburg, MS 39402, for Mrs. Deedra Jane LaBrosse, age 59, who passed peacefully in her home in Hattiesburg, MS on May 9, 2019, after a war with pancreatic cancer. Speakers will be Pa…

Service will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Calvary Baptist Church in Oak Grove for Mrs. April Davis Ogden, age 50, of Purvis who passed from this life on May 10, 2019. Rev. Jeff Floyd, Rev. Chase Coleman and Rev. Daniel Lee will officiate with burial to follow in the Grantha…

Betty Jean Maxcey, born May 2, 1932, passed away at her residence May 8, 2019, at the age of 87.

John Thomas Johnston, 70, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019, at his home.

Robert (Bob) Gleason Rayburn Jr went to his heavenly home on May 11, 2019. He leaves his wife Margaret, his sweetheart of 73 years, children Sharon Boteler, Rick (Toy) and Julie (Webb) Evans Hatten. He also leaves four grandchildren Nathan Boteler and Joshua (Ashley) Boteler, Tyler (Amy) Eva…

Trudie Mae Parker, 93, passed away to her Heavenly Home on Wednesday May 8, 2019. She had lived at Jones County Rest Home for nine years. She was born on February 5, 1926, and was raised in Smith County, finished the 12th grade at Taylorsville School. Studied nursing training at Jackson, MS.…

Funeral services for Charles M. Wilson, 82, were held Wednesday May 1, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at First Pentecostal Church in Forest with burial in Ephesus Baptist Cemetery in Forest.

Dr. Dorothy Kalehoff, fondly known as Dot-Dot, passed away in her home on May 2, 2019 after 100 wonderful years of life.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at Jones and Son Chapel for Mr. Jonathan Brent Dykes, age 43, of Richton. Mr. Dykes passed away on May 1, 2019. Bro. J.R. Hartfield will officiate with burial to follow in the Dykes Chapel Cemetery.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 6, 2019, at Zion’s Rest Missionary Baptist Church for Mr. Vinson Freeman, age 78, of Richton who died on May 3, 2019. Bro. Chris Freeman, Bro. Dustin Helton and Bro. Rayburn Freeman will officiate with burial to follow in Freeman Cemetery.

Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at Jones & Son Funeral Home in Beaumont for Mr. Royce Brumbaugh, age 59, of McLain, who died on May 3, 2019. Bro. William McLendon and Bro. Dan Clark will officiate with burial to follow in Beaumont Cemetery.

Cecil Ted Smith, 84, of Laurel passed away May 3, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center. He was born on October 14, 1934.

Lonnie Martin Richards went to his heavenly home on May 5, 2019. He was born on June 17, 1954 and passed away at the age of 64.

Michael Dean Blue, age 65, died Friday May 3, 2019, at his residence. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday May 7, 2019 at 11:00am at Memory Chapel. Rev. Jimmy Hood will officiate. Burial will be at Florence Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 5 – 8 p.m. at Memory Chapel.

Dorothy "Dot" Kilgore, 93, of Taylorsville, MS, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019, at Covington County Hospital in Collins, MS. She was born Sunday, April 11, 1926, in Collins, MS.

Services will be held Sunday, May 5, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. for Mr. Robert Allen Boutwell, age 65, of Beaumont, at the First Baptist Church of Beaumont. Mr. Boutwell passed away at his residence on May 2, 2019.

Ruby Stringer, 98, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Jasper County Nursing Home in Bay Springs, Mississippi. She was born Friday, July 16, 1920, in Smith County, Mississippi.