Published: 12/3/2013Jo Elizabeth Garner Criddle, age 68, of Columbus, MS, passed away November 30, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be Tuesday, December 3,... read more
Published: 12/3/2013Sherry Lynn Dodd Ross, 49, of Columbus, MS passed away, Friday, November 29, 2013, at her residence. Visitation for Mrs. Ross was Sunday, December 1, 2013, from 6–8 PM at Lowndes... read more
Published: 12/3/2013WEST POINT — Floyd Theron “Turkey” Vaughn Sr., 82, died Dec. 2, 2013, at the State Veterans Home in Kosciusko. Visitation is Wednesday from 5:30-7 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home. Burial... read more
Published: 12/3/2013Gracia Austeen McNeese Smith, age 98, of Steens, MS, passed away December 1, 2013, at Generations of Vernon. Graveside services will be Tuesday, December 3, 2013, at 2:00 PM at... read more
Published: 12/3/2013Cailey Marie Goad, age 12, of Gordo, AL, passed away along with her mother and sister in a tragic automobile accident on Saturday, November 30, 2013, in Pickens ... read more
Published: 12/3/2013GORDO, Ala. — Melina Cheyenne Hollingsworth Pruitt, 30, died Nov. 30, 2013, in Pickens County, Ala. Services are Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Skelton Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mel... read more
Published: 12/3/2013GORDO, Ala. — Railyn Sumi Pruitt, 7, died Nov. 30, 2013, in Pickens County, Ala. Services are Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Skelton Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mel Howton... read more
Published: 12/3/2013VERNON, Ala. — James Ernest Price, 92, died Dec. 1, 2013, at Hospice of West Alabama. Services are Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Mt. Olive Church of Christ with Sonny McLellan... read more
Published: 12/2/2013STEENS — Roy Hall Sr., 67, Nov. 29, 2013, at his residence. Graveside services are Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Bethel Cemetery in Monticello. Visitation is Monday from 6-8 p.m. at... read more
Published: 12/2/2013STARKVILLE — Lt. Col. John David Albritton, 86, died Nov. 28, 2013, at OCH Regional Medical Center. Services are Monday at 3 p.m. in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church of... read more
Published: 12/2/2013BRANDON — Margaret Gaye Wehunt, 72, died Nov. 29, 2013, at Brandon Nursing & Rehab Center. Services are today at 3 p.m. at Robinson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Doran... read more
Published: 12/2/2013CALEDONIA — Bobbie Jean Hall, 75, died Nov. 26, 2013. Services are today at 2 p.m. at Dowdle Funeral Home with the Rev. Melvin Mordecai officiating. Burial will follow in Higdon... read more
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