Published: 5/28/2016COLUMBUS — Leeroy Lang, 58, died May 24, 2016, at North Mississippi Medical Center-Tupelo. Services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Carter’s Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Lang officiating.... read more
Published: 5/28/2016WEST POINT — Richard Francis Echols, 91, died May 26, 2016, at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point. Services are today at 3 p.m. at First United Methodist Church with the Rev.... read more
Published: 5/28/2016COLUMBUS — Jasper Paul Fuqua, 88, died May 26, 2016. McLaughlin Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Fuqua was the son of the late Roy and Ethel Fuqua. He was... read more
Published: 5/28/2016FRANKLINTON, La. — James Wayne Knight, 84, died May 25, 2016. Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Centenary Methodist Church with the Rev. Mike Palermo and Brent King officiating.... read more
Published: 5/28/2016WEST POINT — Patricia Quinn, 66, died May 25, 2016. Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. Paul MB Church with the Rev. Vernon Swift officiating. Burial will follow... read more
Published: 5/28/2016BARTAHATCHIE — Lillian Alice Gray West, 96, died May 26, 2016 at Trinity Personal Place. Services were Saturday at 2 p.m. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel in Aberdeen with Roger McGrew officiating.... read more
Published: 5/27/2016Kermit Curtis Threet age 86 died Friday, May 20, 2016 at The Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford MS. Services were held Monday, May 23, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Bethel... read more
Published: 5/27/2016COLUMBUS — Eric Elizenberry, 56, died May 20, 2016. Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at El Bethel MB Church with the Rev. Leroy Jones officiating. Mr. Elizenberry was born... read more
Published: 5/27/2016COLUMBUS — Harold “Hal” Baker, 55, died May 22, 2016. Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Abundant Life Christian Church with Craig Morris officiating. Burial will follow in Union... read more
Published: 5/27/2016COLUMBUS — Louis Richardson Jr., 81, died May 20, 2016, at his residence. Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Southside MB Church with the Rev. Rayfield Evins Jr. Burial... read more
Published: 5/27/2016STARKVILLE — Danny Ray Jones, 56, died May 23, 2016, in Tupelo. Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill... read more
Published: 5/27/2016COLUMBUS — Frank James Harris, 63, died May 25, 2016, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Carter’s Funeral Services of Columbus. read more
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