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Kenneth “Kenny” Swan, Sr., 67, of Purvis, passed away on December 3, 2019, at Asbury Hospice House. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 7, 2019, at the Purvis Chapel of Moore Funeral home with interment in Terrell Cemetery to follow. Read full obituary

George Miller, born in Jones County, MS on August 4, 1942, passed away on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at the age of 77. Read full obituary

Mary W. Tucker, 86, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born Tuesday, March 28, 1933, in Manlius, New York. Read full obituary

Phillip Howard Perdue, 66, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at Magnolia Gardens in Ellisville, MS. He was born Thursday, October 1, 1953, in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Velma Rose Buffington, 69, of Raleigh, Mississippi, died Wednesday, December 4, 2019, in Raleigh, Mississippi. She was born Wednesday, December 28, 1949 in Magee, Mississippi. Read full obituary

David Able Merrell, 55, of Heidelberg, Mississippi, died Monday, December 2, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born Monday, February 3, 1964, in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary

R.L. Pitts, 82, of Ellisville, Mississippi, died Monday, December 2, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born Thursday, September 9, 1937, in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Lavelle A. Smith age 67, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Sunday December 1, 2019, at his residence in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born Saturday, May 10, 1952, in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Kenneth Gerald Hampton, 80, passed from this life into freedom and the loving arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on November 26, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, MS. He was born on November 30, 1938 in Winston-Salem, NC, to Wade Gorrell Sr. and Velma Mae (Bovender) Hampton. Read full obituary

Mrs. Bonnie Moss, age 58, of Petal passed away on December 1, 2019, at Asbury Hospice House. Mrs. Moss was born in New Orleans, LA on April 4, 1961, to Authur and Teresa Sedille. Read full obituary

AL Sanderson, 74, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Saturday, November 30th, 2019, at Asbury Hospice House in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was born Monday, September 3, 1945, in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at West Black Creek Missionary Baptist Church for Mrs. Montez “Granny” Miller Locke, age 85, of Lumberton who passed from this life December 1, 2019, at Asbury Hospice House. Bro. Brent King, Bro. Jason Matheny, Bro. Wesley Mathen… Read full obituary

Minnie ‘Penny’ Lee Downs, 89, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, died Sunday, December 1, 2019, at Jasper County Nursing Home in Bay Springs, Mississippi. She was born Friday, April 18, 1930, in Jasper County, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Franklin D. Walker, 87, of Taylorsville, Mississippi, died Thursday, November 28, 2019 ,at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, MS. He was born Monday, November 7, 1932, in Iuka, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 1, 2019, at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church for Mrs. Helen Louise Lowe Webb, age 84, who passed away on November 26, 2019 in Mobile, Alabama. Read full obituary

John Donald “Donnie” Motes, Sr, 79, of Petal passed away on November 26, 2019, at Bedford Care Monroe Hall. Visitation will be Saturday, November 30, 2019, at Carterville Baptist Church from 9:30 a.m.. until service at 11:30 a.m.. followed by burial in Forrest Memorial Gardens. Read full obituary

A graveside memorial service will be held Thursday, December 5, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Beaumont Cemetery for Mrs. Linda Kay Ishee, age 68, of Hattiesburg, who passed away on November 25, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital. Bro. Curt Sullivan will officiate the service. Read full obituary

Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 30, 2019, at Lowery Creek Baptist Church with a one-hour visitation before service for Mrs. Callie Howard Tisdale, age 94, of Seminary who passed from this life on November 24, 2019, to be with her Heavenly Father. Bro. Charles Brady will of… Read full obituary

oseph Wayne “Joe” Hunt, 72, of Laurel, MS passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019, at Leakesville Rehabilitation in Leakesville, MS. He was born on Tuesday, May 6, 1947. Read full obituary

Aundean E. Hegwood, 82, of Raleigh, Mississippi, died Sunday November 24, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born Thursday, April 29, 1937, in Raleigh, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Alfred Thomas Pugh, 88, of Stringer, Mississippi, passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at the VA Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. He was born Tuesday, March 31, 1931. Read full obituary

Jack Folks, 90, of Moselle, passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019, at his home. Graveside services will be Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. in Highland Cemetery. Read full obituary

Gary Lee ‘Hip’ Evans, 67, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, died Friday, November 22, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born Monday, November 3, 1952, in Creal Springs, Illinois. Read full obituary

Annie Ruth Bearden Gordon, 85, of Hattiesburg, passed away Friday, November 22, 2019, at Bedford Care Center Monroe Hall. Visitation will be Tuesday, November 26, 2019, from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at Moore Funeral Home with services immediately following at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be in Highland C… Read full obituary

Myrtle Etau Rayborn, 81, of Purvis, passed away Thursday, November 21, 2019, at her home. Visitation will be Saturday, November 23, 2019, from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at Purvis Church of God with services immediately following at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be in Pleasant Home Cemetery. Read full obituary

Kitty Sue McGrew, 56, of Brooklyn, passed away, Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital. Graveside services will be Monday, November 25, 2019, at 11:30 a.m. at Old Enon Baptist Church Cemetery. Read full obituary

Danny Hutson, 63, of Purvis, passed away at Bedford Care of Hattiesburg on Thursday November 21, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, November 24, 2019, at the Purvis Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with interment in Yawn Cemetery to follow. Read full obituary

Janie A. Ordway, 73, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, died Thursday, November 21, 2019, at Wesley Merit Health in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. She was born on November 18, 1946, in Jasper County Mississippi. Read full obituary

Mark Anthony Brigman, 62, of Petal, passed away Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at Asbury Hospice House. Services will be Sunday, November 24, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. at Moore Petal Chapel followed by burial in Hillcrest Cemetery. Read full obituary

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 23, 2019, at the Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Taylorsville for Jimmie Dick Blakeney, 88 of Taylorsville, who passed away on Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at the Collins Veterans Home in Collins. Read full obituary

Benny Lee, 74, of Brooklyn, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019, at Merit Health Wesley. There will be a gathering of friends from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Saturday, November 23, 2019, at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg. Read full obituary

Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, November 21, 2019, at Hickory Grove Holiness Church for Mr. Garrold "Buck" Brewer, age 65, of Richton, who passed away on November 18, 2019, at Asbury Hospice House in Hattiesburg. Rev. David Brewer and Rev. Evans Freeman will officiate with buri… Read full obituary

Valerie Lee Bobbitt Cox, 79, of Hattiesburg, passed away, Monday, November 18, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family. Visitation will be Friday, November 22, 2019, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg with services immediately following at 1:30 p.m. Burial wi… Read full obituary

John Brent Bradley, 87, passed away on Monday, November 18, 2019, at his home in Runnelstown. Funeral services will be at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 22, 2019, at the Petal Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with interment in Walters Cemetery to follow. Read full obituary

Peggy Ruth Brown, 88, of Bay Springs, Mississippi, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born Tuesday, January 6, 1931. Read full obituary

James Edward Bryan 72 of Laurel died Monday, November 18, 2019, at home while surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Bryan was born April 3rd, 1947, in Laurel, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Amy Marie Rose age 45, died suddenly on Saturday, November 16, 2019, at her family home in Perkinston. She is the daughter of Linda M. Lytton and stepfather, John R. Lytton of Perkinston, Mississippi. Read full obituary

James “Jim” Austin Masters passed away in Laurel, Mississippi on Saturday, November 16, 2019, at ninety years old. He was born on December 9, 1928, to James Arthur Masters and Vertice Ruth Windham in Laurel, Mississippi. Jim was a graduate of Ellisville High School, where he met the love of … Read full obituary

Donald ‘Wayne’ Scrimpshire, 56, of Laurel, Mississippi, died peacefully at home after an extended illness of cancer Saturday, November 16, 2019, in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born Monday, September 30, 1963, in West Point, Mississippi. Read full obituary

Howard Houston, 73, passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2019, at his residence in New Augusta. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at the Hattiesburg Chapel of Moore Funeral Home. Read full obituary

A memorial service will be held at a later date for Mrs. Laura A. Purves, age 77, of Sumrall, who passed away on November 14, 2019, at Asbury Hospice House. Read full obituary

On Thursday, November 14, 2019, William Bradley “Brad” Pickett, loving husband and father of three passed into his eternal heavenly home, after a long-fought battle with cancer. Read full obituary

Lee Williamson Cline was born June 19th, 1944 in Fort Sills, OK. to Glenn Williamson Cline and Virginia Jo McCarter Cline. He departed this life November 15th 2019, after fighting cancer for 5 years. Read full obituary

Aleatha Ann Ham, 59, of Laurel, Mississippi, died Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. She was born Saturday, October 22, 1960 in Jackson, Mississippi. Read full obituary