OBITUARIES PUBLISHED 10/31/2014

 

Yvetta Hudgins

Yvetta Hudgins

COLUMBUS — Yvetta Bailey Hudgins, 50, died Oct. 21, 2014, in Jackson. Services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Piney Grove MB Church with Michael Reed officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation is today... read more

 

Archie Malone

Archie Malone

MACON — Archie Earl Malone, 64, died Oct. 24, 2014, in Macon. Services are 1 p.m. Saturday at Oak Grove MB Church with the Rev. Bernard Simpson officiating. Burial will follow at Odd Fellows Cemetery. Visitation... read more

 

Edward Winston

NOXUBEE COUNTY — Edward Winston, 67, died Oct. 27, 2014, at Noxubee General Hospital in Macon. Services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Mt. Zion MB Church with the Rev. Mack Young officiating. Burial will follow at... read more

 

Orangelean Brown

Orangelean Brown

COLUMBUS — Orangelean Spann Brown, 62, died Oct. 27, 2014, at her residence. Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Glenn Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church with the Rev. Raphael Terry officiating. Burial will follow at Union... read more

 

Bernice Ingle

NORTHPORT, Ala. — Bernice Clifford Ingle, 89, died Oct. 28, 2014, at Druid City Hospital in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Memorial services are 1 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kenny Gardner officiating. Mr.... read more

 

John Kemp

BROOKSVILLE — John H. “Johnny” Kemp, 71, died Oct. 28, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Fellowship Baptist Church with Dickie Bryan officiating. Burial will be held at... read more

 

Ruth Bosman

Ruth Bosman

VALDOSTA, Ga. — Ruth Ann Lobner Bosman, 72, died Oct. 21, 2014, at her residence. Memorial services are 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8 at St. John’s The Evangelist Catholic Church. Arrangements are entrusted to Music... read more

 

Martha Purdiman

Martha Purdiman

NOXUBEE COUNTY — Martha Purdiman, 76, died Oct. 24, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services are 1 p.m. Saturday at Second James Creek MB Church with the Rev. Michael Tate officiating. Burial will follow at... read more

 

Ossie Brown

Ossie Brown

STARKVILLE — Ossie Lee Brown, 86, died Oct. 22, 2014, in Verona. Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at New Zion United Methodist Church with the Rev. Tyrone Stalling officiating. Burial will follow at Public Cemetery. Visitation... read more

 

Rodgie Lindsey

STARKVILLE — Rodgie Lee “Chest” Lindsey, 76, died Oct. 27, 2014, in Columbus. Services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Rockhill United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jerome Wilson officiating. Burial will follow at Lindsey Chapel Cemetery.... read more

 

Karri Tate

Karri Tate

COLUMBUS — Karri Jakylar Tate, 4 months, died Oct. 25, 2014, at the University Medical Center in Jackson. Service are 3 p.m. Saturday at Kingdom Vision International Church with the Rev. R. J. Matthews officiating. Burial... read more

 

Opaline Malone

STURGIS — Opaline Adams Malone, 81, died Oct. 30, 2014, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville. Services are 3 p.m. Sunday at Welch Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation is two hours before service time at the... read more

 

Frazier Holley

VERNON, Ala. — Frazier “Butch” Carroll Holley, 71, died Oct. 26, 2014, at Park Manor Health and Rehabilitation in Northport, Alabama. Services are 3 p.m. Friday at Chandler Funeral Home with Randy Tollison officiating. Burial will... read more

 

Rosie Brooks

WEST POINT — Rosie Dunlap Brooks, 94, died Oct. 27, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. Services are 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Stronghill MB Church with Israel Lee officiating. Burial will follow at... read more

 

Richmond Holliday

WEST POINT — Richmond “R. C.” Holliday, 88, died Oct. 23, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Lake Grove MB Church with the Rev. Willie Orr officiating. Burial... read more

 

Floy Locke

Floy Faye Merideth Locke, 80, died Oct. 30, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services are 10 a.m. Saturday at Lowndes Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at New Gauley Cemetery. Visitation is today from 6-8... read more

 

Eunice Eggleston

COLUMBUS — Eunice Eggleston, 86, died Oct. 30, 2014, at her residence. Services are incomplete and will be announced by Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of Columbus. read more

 

Earl Glenn

NOXUBEE COUNTY — Earl Glenn, 81, died Oct. 31, 2014, at Noxubee General Hospital in Macon. Services are incomplete and will be announced by Carter’s Funeral Services of Macon. read more

 

LOCAL OBITUARIES

 

Charles Ross

Published: 10/30/2014

COLUMBUS — Charles Ross, 47, died Oct. 29, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services are incomplete and will be announced by Lee-Sykes Funeral Home of Macon. read more

 

 

PAT SHACKELFORD

PAT SHACKELFORD

Published: 10/30/2014

Milton Marion “Pat” Shackelford, age 88, of Columbus, MS, passed away October 28, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be Friday, October 31, 2014, at 2:30 PM at... read more

 

 

Amy Richards

Published: 10/29/2014

Amy Dell Gardner Richards, 40 of Caledonia, MS passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014 at her residence. Visitation was Tuesday, October 28, 2014 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Lowndes Funeral... read more

 

 

Milton Shackelford

Published: 10/29/2014

COLUMBUS — Milton Marion “Pat” Shackelford, 88, died Oct. 28, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services are 2:30 p.m. Friday at Gunter and Peel Chapel with Shawn Parker officiating. Burial... read more

 

 

Betty Smith

Published: 10/28/2014

VERNON, Ala. — Betty Sue Smith, 67, died Oct. 26, 2014, at DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Services are 2 p.m. Wednesday at Oakes Chapel MB Church with Billy... read more

 

 

John Ashcraft

Published: 10/28/2014

GREENWOOD — John D. “Tad” Ashcraft III, 62, died Oct. 15, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements are entrusted to Wilson and Knight Funeral Home. Mr. Ashcraft was born in Missouri... read more

 

 

Gregory Hollis

Published: 10/28/2014

SULLIGENT, Ala. — Gregory Hollis, 53, died Oct. 24, 2014, at his residence. Graveside services are 2 p.m. Tuesday at McKinney Family Cemetery with Bud Glass officiating. Mr. Hollis was... read more

 

 

Mildred Stickley

Published: 10/26/2014

STARKVILLE — Mildred Floyd Stickley died Oct. 24, 2014, at Oktibbeha County Hospital. Memorial services are 11:30 a.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church in Starkville. Burial will be 2 p.m. Thursday... read more

 

 

Betty Dougherty

Published: 10/26/2014

GULFPORT — Betty V. Moore Dougherty, 84, died Oct. 24, 2014, in Brooksville. Services are 3 p.m. Monday at Cockrell Funeral Home Chapel in Macon with Lawrence Runnels and Jim Garner... read more

 

 

Richard Burt

Published: 10/26/2014

COLUMBUS — Richard Floyd Burt, 64, died Oct. 24, 2014, at Hospice of West Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Graveside services are 2 p.m. Monday at Fayette City Cemetery with the Rev. Tony... read more

 

 

Randy Henry

Published: 10/26/2014

AMORY — Randy K. Henry, 57, died Oct. 22, 2014, at his residence. Services are 2 p.m. Tuesday at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Todd Chesser officiating. Burial will... read more

 

 

Gladys Fenton-Reives

Published: 10/26/2014

WEST POINT — Gladys Fenton-Reives, 65, died Oct. 20, 2014, at UAB Hospital in Birmingham. Services are 3 p.m. today at House of Freedom Ministries in Starkville with the Rev. Thurman... read more

 

 

NEW YORK TIMES OBITUARIES

 

Carolyn Rovee-Collier, Who Said Babies Have Clear Memories, Is Dead at 72

Carolyn Rovee-Collier, Who Said Babies Have Clear Memories, Is Dead at 72

Dr. Rovee-Collier, a developmental psychologist at Rutgers University, showed in a series of papers in the early 1980s that babies remembered plenty.






 

Warren Anderson, 92, Dies; Faced India Plant Disaster

Warren Anderson, 92, Dies; Faced India Plant Disaster

Mr. Anderson led the company through one of history’s most lethal industrial accidents, when thousands were killed in a gas leak at its plant in India.






 

Thomas M. Menino, Mayor Who Led Boston’s Renaissance, Is Dead at 71

Thomas M. Menino, Mayor Who Led Boston’s Renaissance, Is Dead at 71

Mr. Menino was Boston’s longest-serving mayor, and helped transform it from a gritty parochial town to an economic and cultural hub of New England.






 

Terry Keenan, Populist Finance Reporter, Dies at 53

Terry Keenan, Populist Finance Reporter, Dies at 53

Ms. Keenan, who was known for her straightforward vocabulary, worked for several media outlets, including CNN and Fox News.






 

Susan Sollins, a Creator of PBS’s Art21 Series, Dies at 75

Susan Sollins, a Creator of PBS’s Art21 Series, Dies at 75

Ms. Sollins organized art shows for small communities, then produced Art21, a groundbreaking television series focusing on significant contemporary artists.






 

Jack Broughton, 89, Dies; Pilot in Vietnam Turned Critic of Leaders

Jack Broughton, 89, Dies; Pilot in Vietnam Turned Critic of Leaders

The Air Force accused him of covering up the strafing of a Soviet freighter in the North Vietnamese port of Cam Pha by a pilot under his command.






 

Zambia’s Acerbic Leader, Michael Sata, Dies at 77

Zambia’s Acerbic Leader, Michael Sata, Dies at 77

After years working in the opposition and three failed election bids, Mr. Sata became president in 2011, promising to reduce inequality.






 

L. M. Kit Carson, Actor and Writer, Dies at 73

L. M. Kit Carson, Actor and Writer, Dies at 73

Mr. Carson earned a following among devotees of independent film with his magazine journalism about movies and his own quirky films.






 

Galway Kinnell, Plain-Spoken Poet, Is Dead at 87

Galway Kinnell, Plain-Spoken Poet, Is Dead at 87

Mr. Kinnell’s works could encompass celebrations of Manhattan street life and meditations on mortality. In 1983, he won a Pulitzer and a National Book Award.

 

Christophe de Margerie, Swashbuckling Chief of Total Oil, Is Dead at 63

Christophe de Margerie, Swashbuckling Chief of Total Oil, Is Dead at 63

Mr. de Margerie, who was called Big Mustache by colleagues for his exceptional facial hair, was a charismatic French oil executive known for speaking his mind.






 

Marcia Strassman, Wife on ‘Welcome Back, Kotter,’ Dies at 66

Marcia Strassman, Wife on ‘Welcome Back, Kotter,’ Dies at 66

Ms. Strassman played opposite Gabe Kaplan in “Welcome Back, Kotter,” and, later, was Rick Moranis’s spouse in “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.”






 

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