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Ester M. Sullivan, age 73, passed away on March 18, 2019. She was born February 1, 1946.

Beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, Zella Ruth Parker, born July 8, 1923, a native of Jasper County, Mississippi and resident of Prairieville, Louisiana passed away Monday, March 11, 2019 at the age of 95.

Funeral services for Durwood Steven “Steve” Adcox, 57, of Mize were held Sunday, March 17, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Rose Hill Baptist Church in Mize with burial in Sharon Cemetery.

Bonnie Victoria Field, born April 30, 1968 in Florida, passed away on March 18, 2019 at the age of 50.

Melvin R. Davis, 71, was born March 4, 1948, and passed away on March 17, 2019.

Winnie Lou Rabon, 91, of Laurel, MS was called home to be with the Lord Thursday, March 14, 2019 at her residence. She was born Thursday, November 10, 1927 in Sandersville, MS.

Ollie Omega Varner, 100, of Waynesboro, Mississippi, died Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 at The Residence at Pine View in Waynesboro, Mississippi. She was born Saturday, December 21, 1918 in Sandersville, Mississippi.

Billy Ray Kelly, 71, of Richton, Mississippi, died Sunday, March 3, 2019, at University Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. He was born Monday, June 30, 1947, in Biloxi, Mississippi.

Annie Gunn Lewis, 90, of Heidelberg, MS, passed away on March 6, 2019 at her residence.

Funeral services for Carolyn Easterling, 80, of Raleigh were held Friday, March 8, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Raleigh with burial in Easterling Cemetery.

Funeral services for Hugh Stringer, 61, were held at Lakewood Funeral Home Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.

Funeral services for Richard Kim Bryant, 60, of Taylorsville were held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Summerland Baptist Church in Taylorsville with interment in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Taylorsville.

Funeral services Gloria Sue Richardson, 55, were held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, March 4, 2019, at Ott & Lee Funeral Home Chapel in Forest with interment in Gasque Chapel Cemetery.

Funeral services for Olon Leander Garner, Sr., 85, of Raleigh were held Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Raleigh with burial in the North Raleigh Cemetery.

William E. Myrick Jr., 93, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, died Friday, March 1, 2019 at Jasper County Nursing Home in Bay Springs, Mississippi. He was born Wednesday, January 6, 1926 in Stringer, Mississippi.

Fred J. Johnson, 90 of Soso, went to be with his Lord on Friday, March 1.

Funeral services for Gerald David Malone, 71, were held at Memory Chapel in Laurel Friday, February 22, 2019, at 2 p.m. with interment in Antioch Methodist Church Cemetery.

Dr. Larry Franklin Gibson 70, of Raleigh, Mississippi, died Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at University Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. He was born March 19, 1948 in Bay Springs, Mississippi.

Mildred Heard, 90, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, died Saturday, February 23 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born Tuesday, October 2, 1928, in Bay Springs, Mississippi.

Stacy L. Ledbetter, 87, of Laurel died Friday Feb. 22, 2019, at University Medical Center in Jackson. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Feb.26, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Memory Chapel with burial to follow at Sunset Gardens Cemetery. Revs. Paul Roller and Joe Watson will officiate. Visi…

Funeral services for Frances Thorne Smith, 80, of Raleigh were held Sunday, February 17, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Sardis Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery.

Funeral services for James B. Yates, 83, of Taylorsville were held Friday, February 8, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery.

Funeral services for Diane Frith, 70, of Taylorsville were held Sunday, February 10, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee with interment in the Frith Family Cemetery in Mize. Rev. Rudy Jackson officiated.

Eddie Ray Glenn, 65, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi.

John Raymond Alburn, 78, of Stringer, Mississippi, died Monday, February 11, 2019 at Veterans Home in Collins in Collins, Mississippi. He was born Friday, May 24, 1940 in Yonkers, New York.

Tommie Lee Dixon Harris, 79, of Laurel passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2019, at Merritt Health Center Wesley, Hattiesburg, MS. 

Patsy Lane, age 72, died on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at the Comfort Care Nursing Center in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born in Kilbourne, Louisiana to B.L. and Mamie Lee (Welborn) Green and was the youngest of four children. From then until her death on Tuesday, she brightened the lives o…

Funeral services for Vivien Corley, 100, of Raleigh were held January 25, 2019, at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Raleigh at 11:00 a.m. with burial in the North Raleigh Cemetery.

Funeral services for Billy Joe Clark, 84, of Mount Olive were held Friday, January 25, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Mount Olive with burial in Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery in Raleigh. Bro. David McCord officiated.

Funeral services for Joyce McWilliams Craig, 65, of Puckett, formerly of Forkville, were held Thursday, January 24, 2019, at Wolf Funeral Services in Morton at 2:00 p.m. with burial in Galillee Baptist Cemetery in Magee.

Billy Ray Hollingsworth Funeral services for Billy Ray Hollingsworth, 72 were held Monday, January 28, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at New Bethel Baptist Church in Mineral Springs.

Robert “Bobby” Allen Wright, 84, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at Bedford Care Center of Newton in Newton, Mississippi. He was born Monday, June 4, 1934 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Bettie M. Brady, 66, of Stringer, Mississippi, died Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at her residence in Stringer, Mississippi. She was born Wednesday, July 9, 1952 in New Orleans, Louisiana.