Published: 3/24/2017ETHELSVILLE, Ala. — Annie E. Ponds, 91, died March 22, 2017, at Arbor Woods Health and Rehab in Reform, Alabama. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Ethelsville Baptist Church.... read more
Published: 3/24/2017COLUMBUS — Ella Ree Slaughter Dora, 80, died March 16, 2017, at Aurora Nursing Home. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Canaan MB Church with the Rev. Jimmy Pounds... read more
Published: 3/24/2017STARKVILLE — Eddie S. Rogers Jr., 50, died March 18, 2017, in Columbus. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at West Lowndes High School Gymnasium. Burial will follow in Prairie... read more
Published: 3/24/2017MACON — James “Pat” Patterson Jr., 61, died March 18, 2017, at Cancer Treatment Center of America in Newnan, Georgia. Services will be at noon Saturday at Noxubee County High... read more
Published: 3/24/2017WEST POINT — Fred Davidson Jr., 75, died March 20, 2017, at his residence. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Union Baptist MB Church in Prairie with the Rev.... read more
Published: 3/24/2017WEST POINT — Otis Straughter, 73, died March 16, 2017, in Aberdeen. Services will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Greater Ebenezer MB Church in Aberdeen with Spencer E. Gunn officiating.... read more
Published: 3/24/2017AMORY — Kathy Darlene Thompson Baucom, 54, died March 21, 2017, at Merit Health Gilmore Memorial Hospital in Amory. Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Cleveland-Moffett Funeral Home in... read more
Published: 3/24/2017John Weldon Haggard, 75, of Ethelsville, AL, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, March 22, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was at home, surrounded by his loving... read more
Published: 3/24/2017Mary Katherine Brewer Foster, better known as Kay, Kate, or Mama Kay by friends and family passed away on March 22, 2017, at the age of 90 in Columbus, MS. ... read more
Published: 3/24/2017COLUMBUS — Alberta Koger died March 13, 2017, at North Mississippi Medical Center-Tupelo. Ms. Koger was born July 13, 1973, to Ginnie Koger and Walter B. Harris in Kankakee, Illinois. She... read more
Published: 3/24/2017COLUMBUS — William Gore Sr., 74, died March 14, 2017, at North Mississippi Medical Center-Tupelo. Services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Sanders Chapel CME Church with the Rev. Eddie... read more
Published: 3/24/2017COLUMBUS — Vernon Aaron Shelton, 75, died March 16, 2017. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hopewell MB Church with the Rev. Joe L. Peoples officiating. Burial will follow... read more
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