Marie Anderson

AUTHOR: JUDYC

Marie Anderson

Teenie Marie Anderson died Thursday, Jan. 4, 1996, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors.

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Miss Marie Anderson

Tupelo

Arrangements incomplete

Gordon Patrick

RIENZI Gordon Randal Patrick, 32, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 1996, after a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Booneville Funeral Home.

Martha Fields

NETTLETON Martha Fields died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Beasley Funeral Home of Verona.

Minnie M. Ivy

CHICAGO Minnie M. Ivy died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, in Chicago. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Beasley Funeral Home of Verona.

Ulysses Calvert

OKOLONA Ulysses “Red” Calvert, 66, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Carter’s Funeral Home of Okolona.

Kenneth Kennedy

NETTLETON Kenneth Ray Kennedy, 44, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 1995, in Craig, Colo. He was a native of Itawamba County and a lifelong resident of the Carolina community. He was a Baptist, a Mason and a member of the Richmond Lodge. He was a retired employee of Evans Lumber Co. and a former member of the Amory National Guard. He was an avid hunter.

Services will be at 3 p.m. today at Pickle Funeral Home in Amory with the Rev. Robert Kingsley officiating. Burial will be in the Colorado Mountain Ridge Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Doris Ann Hughes Kennedy of Nettleton, whom he married in 1970; one son, Chad Russell Kennedy of Nettleton; two daughters, Sherrie Kennedy Ballard of Tupelo and Samantha Ann Kennedy of Nettleton; his father, William Cecil Kennedy of Nettleton; two brothers, Billy Wayne Kennedy of Hamilton and Danny Lynn Kennedy of Nettleton; his grandmother, Norma Kennedy of Nettleton; two grandchildren, Laken Marie Kennedy and Caleb Ryan Ballard.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Alma Gray Kennedy.

Pallbearers will be Joe Estes, Craig Collier, Haydin Willis, Roger Blackburn, Rich Hammond, Jeff Mauldin, Terry Armstrong and Chad Willis.

Honorary pallbearers will be Masons.

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Jim Duke

CHESTERVILLE James C. “Jim” Duke, 88, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. He was a retired carpenter and a member of Chesterville Baptist Church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Baldwin Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with the Rev. Kenneth Kelly and the Rev. Danny Holland officiating. Burial will be in the Chesterville Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Kate Duke of Chesterville; two daughters, Ruth Lucille Shoemake of Chesterville and Annie Laura Sheffield of Mooreville; one son, Harold Duke of Sherman; nine grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, nine great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Bobby Sheffield, Bobby Daugherty, Bill Shoemake, Rick Spencer, Bill Pound and Art Flaherty.

Honorary pallbearers will be Kermit Powell, Myrtis Brown and Quitman Pound.

Gilbert Collins

SHANNON Gilbert “Peg” Collins, 82, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at his home. He was a retired farmer, and a member and deacon of Troy Baptist Church.

Services will be at 3:30 p.m. today at Baldwin Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with the Rev. Bobby Caples and the Rev. Kevin Wallace officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Annierene Collins of Shannon; two daughters, Dorothy Lester of Waldorf, Md., and Janie Wallace of Pontotoc; one brother, Veron Collins of Shannon; three grandchildren, Denise Robertson, Lisa Swords and Kevin Wallace; six great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Clay Stegall, Grant Stegall, Randy Rye, Larry Lovell, Allen Roy and Mike Finn.

Delia Bell

NEW ALBANY Delia Grubbs Bell, 101, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 1996, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County. She was a resident of Roselawn Retirement Home in New Albany. She was born April 16, 1894, in Union County. She was a homemaker and a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Union County.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Swords Funeral Home Chapel in New Albany with the Rev. Randy Rinehart officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Union County.

Survivors include one daughter, Hattie Werner of New Albany; one daughter-in-law, Marjorie Cobb Bell of New Albany; nine grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Milas Bell; her parents, Simuel Grubbs and Georgia Ann Yarborough Grubbs; two sons, H.D. Bell and Harold Bell; four sisters, Minnie Crumpton, Ethel Dunnam, Clemmie Snyder and Zora Moody; three brothers, Clarence Grubbs, Jake Grubbs and Fayte Grubbs; two grandchildren, Nancy Ferran and Buddy Goins.

Birdie Waldrop

WALNUT Birdie Ann Waldrop, 90, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at the Tippah County Hospital in Ripley. She was a homemaker and a member of the Harmony Baptist Church in Walnut.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today at McBride Funeral Home Chapel in Ripley with Bro. Dwain Whitehurst officiating. Burial will be in the Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.

Survivors include four daughters, Myrtle Earnest, Lola Pannell, Jessie Null and Tressie McDaniel, all of Walnut; one son, Lester J. Waldrop of Walnut; 16 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Dovie Waldrop, and a brother, Austin Boyd.

James W. Studdard

CALHOUN CITY James W. Studdard, 96, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at Hillcrest Hospital in Calhoun City. He was a retired jet engine inspector for Ford Jet Engine Plant in Chicago. He was an Army veteran, a Mason and a Methodist. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nannie M. Ward Studdard.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Pryor Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dwight Brown officiating. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Cemetery in Big Creek.

Survivors include one son, James F. Studdard of Lake View Terrace, Calif.; two grandchildren, one great-grandchild.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today.

Chris Little

NEW ALBANY Christopher Stephen Little, 36, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Swords Funeral Home of New Albany.

Judy Terry

IUKA Judy Terry, 48, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at the Iuka Hospital. She was a native of Colbert County, Ala., and a homemaker.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. today at Patrick Cemetery with Bro. Doug Christy officiating. Cutshall Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include two daughters, Evette Vogel and Kristy Terry, both of Iuka; one son, Lee Terry of Iuka; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Inman of Leighton, Ala.; one brother, Bill Inman of Muscle Shoals, Ala.; one granddaughter, Leanne Vogel of Iuka; a special friend, Tom Beaty of Iuka.

Virgil E. Powers

PRAIRIE Virgil E. Powers, 63, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at the Clay County Medical Center. He was born in Harrisburg, Ark., to Albert and Riller Janey Teague Powers. He lived in Earl, Ark., before moving to Clay County in 1951. He was a heavy equipment operator for Clay County’s District 4 for 25 years and a member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church.

Services will be at 10 a.m. today at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel with the REv. Raymond Rooney officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Methodist Cemetery in the Una community.

Survivors include three daughters, Betty Ward and Barbara Hurst, both of West Point, and Brenda Smith of Houston; one sister, Shirley Baker of Prairie; one brother, Chester Powers of Prairie; four grandchildren, Curt Ward, Carolyn Ward, Jennifer Hurst and Kayla Hurst, all of West Point.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby A. Powers, in 1985 and a son, Donald Powers, in 1972.

Pallbearers will be Johnny Jackson, Homer Duke, Gene Grubbs, Bud Henley, Albert Ivy and Lundy Pullum.

Roger Sullivan

Roger Sullivan, 75, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 1995, at his home in Tupelo. He was a member of Mt. Ollie M.B. Church in Baldwyn.

Services will be at 1 p.m. today at Mt. Ollie M.B. Church with the Rev. Lewis McGee officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Agnew and Sons Funeral Home of Baldwyn is in charge of the arrangements.

Survivors include his wife, Christine Sullivan of Tupelo; three daughters, Sarah Willis and Mary E. Crump, both of Baldwyn, and Janet Holland of Tupelo; four sons, Floyd Sullivan of Pasadena, Calif., John L. Sullivan of Tupelo, Ed Hatley of Tennessee and Charles Young of Des Moines, Iowa; one sister, Earnestine Roger of Buffalo, N.Y.; four brothers, L.S. Sullivan of St. Louis, Mo., and Leon Sullivan, Junior Sullivan and Robert L. Sullivan, all of Buffalo, N.Y.; 16 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren.

The body will be placed in the church one hour before services.

Lucille Berryman

FLORENCE, Ala. Lucille Moore Berryman, 82, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at the Florence Hospital in Florence, Ala. She was a former resident of Iuka and the widow of William E. Berryman. She was a member of Snowdown United Methodist Church and a homemaker.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Cutshall Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Brad Hodges officiating. Burial will be in Snowdown Cemetery.

Survivors include two daughters, Dorothy Young of Florence, Ala., and Berneese Willis of Muscle Shoals, Ala.; one brother, Robert Moore of Iuka; three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Jeff Smith

PONTOTOC Jeff Smith, 64, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996, at the Pontotoc Hospital. He was a factory worker and a member of Horton Memorial Baptist Church.

Services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Browning Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with the Rev. C.C. Ritchie Jr. and the Rev. Sam Holcomb officiating. Burial will be in Oak Forest Cemetery.

Survivors include one daughter, Tresa Dillard of Pontotoc; three sons, Ricky Smith and Shane Smith, both of Pontotoc, and Terry Smith of New Albany; eight sisters, Dora Mae Tackitt of Hartford, Mich., Ellrich Brandsgrom of Wheeler, Ill., Betty Christian of Guntown, Nell Swords of Randolph, Margie Swords of Ecru, Catherine Hester of Pontotoc, Carolyn Williams of Nacatee, Fla., Evelyn Stanford of Verona; six brothers, Sam and Nathan McGloflin of Pontotoc, Mack and Rocky McGloflin of Thaxton, Lemuel Smith of Oxford and Dickie McGloflin of Frankfort, Wis.; seven grandchildren, Jamie, Adam, Tyler, Shana, Tiffany, Melissa and Ashley; two great-grandchildren, Shelby and Brittney.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Melba Smith, and a grandson, Corey Smith.

Pallbearers will be Billy Dillard, Robbie Payne, Jimmy Kidd, Mark Swords, Scot Swords and Lemuel Scruggs.

Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. to service time today.

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