Obituaries April 27, 2011

By NEMS Daily Journal

Howard Carnes
ATLANTA – Howard S. Carnes, 91, died Monday, April 4, 2011. He was born March 16, 1920, to Elmer and Ruth Ferrell Carnes in Pontotoc County. He served with the U.S. Army in World War II and the Korean War. He graduated from Georgia State University. He retired in 1981 as regional vice-president of Fannie Mae for the Southeast United States. He was a member of Peachtree Presbyterian Church and the Commerce Club.
Services were held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 8, 2011 at Arlington Cemetery in Sandy Springs, Ga. H.M. Patterson and Son was in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Iris Oakes; one son, Phillip Carnes of Nashville; his sister, Rachel Carnes of Tupelo; and his brother, Ferrell Carnes of Williamsburg, Ky.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Robert and Reeves Carnes; and his sister, Marion Carnes Hall.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Cancer Society, the American Heart Association or Canterbury Court in Atlanta.

OC Thomas
RIPLEY – OC Thornton Thomas, 85, died Sunday, April 24, 2011, at her home. She was born on May 18, 1925, to Richard Webster and Ossie Lee Witt Thornton in Tippah County. She was a member of Ripley Presbyterian Church and the first woman to serve as an elder, deacon and church treasurer. She taught school at Hickory Flat and Chalydeate. She retired from The Peoples Bank as vice president with 37 years of service. She was awarded the Girl Scout “Thanks” Award for her many years of service. She was a member of the Eastern Star, a charter member of the Century Civic Club and an avid bridge club player.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Ripley Presbyterian Church with Rev. William J. Connolly officiating. Burial will be in Tippah Memorial Gardens. McBride Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her husband of 62 years, J.D. Thomas; one daughter and son-in-law, Lynne and Norris Howell of Ripley; one granddaughter, Julie Howell of Oxford; and one sister, Loverta Weinburger of Ripley.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Noel Thornton; and four sisters and brothers-in-law, Bernice and Preston Smith; Bill and Jasper Bullock; Hazel and Junior Griffin and Mattie Jewel and Fred Smith.
Pallbearers will be Doyle Griffin, Richard Griffin, Don Smith, Bill Stewart, Doyce Burney and Hal Edge.
Honorary pallbearers will be elders and deacons of the Ripley Presbyterian Church, members of the Seekers Sunday school class, the Presbyterian Women and employees of The Peoples Bank.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until service time today at the church.
Memorials may be made to Ripley Presbyterian Church Stained Glass Window fund, P.O. Box 556, Ripley, MS 38663.
An online guestbook can be accessed at www.mcbridefuneralhome.com.

Virginia McClain
RIPLEY – Virginia Sanderson McLain, 91, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at North Oak Regional Medical Center in Senatobia. She was born Aug. 3, 1919, to Willie M. and Mary Etta Street Sanderson in Ripley. She was retired from Blue Bell Corporation with over 25 years of service. She was a member of Ripley Church of Christ.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. today at McBride Funeral Home Chapel in Ripley with Donnie DeBord officiating. Burial will be in Tippah Memorial Gardens. McBride Funeral Home in Ripley is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one son, Jimmy (Frances) McClain of Senatobia; three grandchildren, Johnny McCalin of Senatobia, Jan Isbee of Jackson and Judy (Gaylon) Reed of Batesville; and three great-grandchildren, Mary Gracen Reed, Austin and Owen Isbee.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jessie Franklin McClain; her parents; two sisters, Mae Aston and Mary Poe; and one brother, Milton Sanderson.
Pallbearers will be Johnny McClain, Jim Isbee, Gaylon Reed, Eddie Orman, Jonathan Orman and Kevin Orman.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time today at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ripley Church of Christ, 1300 Hall Dr., Ripley, MS 38663.
An online guestbook can be signed at www.mcbridefuneralhome.com.

Butch Cutshall
IUKA – George William “Butch” Cutshall Jr., 61, died Monday, April 25, 2011, at the Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth. He was a member of the Iuka United Methodist Church and an accountant. He was also an Eagle scout and enjoyed golfing and duck hunting.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Cutshall Funeral Home Chapel in Iuka with Bro. Jack Whitley officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery. Cutshall Funeral Home in Iuka is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Cutshall of Iuka; his parents, George William and Peggy Cutshall of Iuka; one son, Trey (Dena) Cutshall of Ringgold, Ga.; one daughter, Tiffany (Chris) Lowrey of Cairo; two brothers, Larry (Janice) Cutshall and Charlie (Pam) Cutshall, all of Iuka; and 4 grandchildren, Hogan Cutshall, Chloe Cutshall, Cassidy Lowrey and Cooper Lowrey.
He was preceded in death by a grandchild, Austin Cole Lowrey.
Pallbearers will be Jason Cutshall, Alan Cutshall, Lance Berry, Mike McRee, John Hatcher and Jack Whitfield.
Honorary pallbearer will be Tyler Cutshall.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Cutshall Funeral Home in Iuka.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601-7633; by phone at 1 (800) 272-3900; or online at www.alz.org.
An online guestbook can be accessed at www.cutshallfuneralhome.com.

Dorothy Holmes
LAKE CHARLES, La. – Dorothy Jean Holmes, 78, died Monday, April 25, 2011, in a Lake Charles Care Facility. She was born in Mississippi on March 25, 1933, to John William and Donna Bell Crossnoe Champion. She was of the Baptist faith and a retired seamstress and waitress. She was formerly of Tupelo.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Christian Rest Cemetery in Etta. Johnson Funeral Home in Lake Charles is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include two daughters, Janet (Donald) Comeaux of Lake Charles and Toni Dowdy of Pontotoc; two sons, Stephen Dowdy and Ricky (Cathy) Dowdy, all of Southaven; a sister, Opal Grisham of Ingomar; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Charles Dowdy and George Holmes; and great-grandchild, Dakota Robbins.
An online guestbook can be accessed at www.johnsonfuneralhome.net.

Katie Childs
AMORY – Katie Mae Childs, 85, died Saturday, April 23, 2011, at St. Dominic Medical Center in Jackson. She was born April 26, 1925, in Tunica. She was a member of the West Amory Church of Christ and attended school in Tunica. She loved to shop and go to yard sales. She enjoyed listening to gospel music.
Services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at the West Amory Church of Christ with Rev. Lorenzo Jones officiating. Burial will be in the Masonic Cemetery. Darden and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her goddaughters, Tujuana (Edsel/Blade) Hampton of Amory and Herlener (Ben) Morton of Aberdeen; three brothers-in-law, John Eddie (Darnell) Childs, Earskin Childs (June Bug) and Curtis Childs, all of Amory; four sisters-in-law, Earlean (Charles) Esters, Annie Childs, both of Amory, Darlene (Roy) Goode of Jackson and Mary Lee (John) Smith of Aberdeen; 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Earskin Childs, and her parents.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. today, with family hour 6 to 7 p.m. The body will be placed in the church one hour prior to services on Thursday.

Elizabeth Cullins
NEW ALBANY – Elizabeth “Meat” Cullins, 51, died Sunday, April 24, 2011, at her home. She was born March 20, 1960, in New Albany to Maggie Mae Foote.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Oak Grove M.B. Church in New Albany with Rev. David High officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. Serenity Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include three daughters, Sandy Kay (Michael) Ball, Doryce Ann (Tracy) Nash and Jessica (Chris) Williams; a brother, Terry Foote; three sisters, Margaret Ann Foote, Brenda Kay (Gary) Johnson and Kathy Jo (Larry) Berry; nine grandchildren all of New Albany; and a host of other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy Louis Cullins.
Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Ruby Hogue
NEW ALBANY – Ruby B. Rowell Hogue, 84, died Monday, April 25, 2011, at her home. She was born Dec. 19, 1926, in New Albany to Carter Blackshire Rowell and Martha Vera Crump Rowell. She was a housewife and a member of the Hillcrest Baptist Church.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. today at United Funeral Service Chapel with Dr. Kermit McGregor and Bro. Don Chandler officiating. Burial will be in the Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service in New Albany is in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by two daughter,s Mary (Doug) Jordan and Frances Turner, both of New Albany; three sisters, Irene Whiteside of Memphis, Shirley Daughtry and Sue (Aubrey) Lipford, both of New Albany; a brother, Kay Rowell of Myrtle; five grandchildren, Amy (Michael) Harris, Rusty (Melissa) Jordan, Shea (Jay) Turner, Niki Turner and Matthew Jordan; and a great-granddaughter, Kaylee Jordan.
She was preceded in death by her parents; the father of her children, Hurbert J. Black; her second husband, Waldo Hogue; a sister, Jessie Rowell; and four brothers Ralph Rowell, Charlie Rowell, Mack Rowell and Jim Rowell.
Honorary pallbearers will be her Sunday School Class at Hillcrest Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to Hillcrest Baptist Church, 216 Hwy 15 South, New Albany, MS 38652.
For online condolences visit www.unitedfuneralservice.com.

Pauline Foote
MEMPHIS – Pauline Holloway Foote, 85, died Sunday, April 24, 2011, at The Med in Memphis. She was born July 9, 1925, in Amory to Albert and Alma Elizabeth Kirkpatrick Holloway. She was a graduate of Becker High School. For 40 years, she worked as a beautician at Goldsmith’s and retired from Charlotte’s Beauty Salon. She was a member of Union Avenue Baptist Church. She enjoyed playing with her dog, Baby; flower gardening; traveling, especially to the Florida Keys; spending time with her family and sitting outside.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. today in Greenbrier Cemetery with Richard Wall officiating. Everyone will meet at 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home to go in procession to the cemetery. E.E. Pickle Funeral Home in Amory is in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by a daughter, Sandra Foote of Memphis; a niece, Leigh Ann Cornish of Olive Branch; and several cousins.
Pallbearers will be Richard and Tim Wall, Wes Kirkpatrick and Brandon Adams.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to a church or charity of choice.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.eepicklefuneralhome.com.

John Fowler
CORINTH – John A. Fowler, 94, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at McNairy County General Hospital in Selmer, Tenn.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. today at McPeters Funeral Directors Chapel with Rev. David Mills and Rev. Larry Lovett officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery in McNairy County. McPeters Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.

Ruby Bishop
HOUSTON, Texas – Ruby Lee Long Bishop, 79, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at the Pointe Rehabilitation and Health Center in Webster, Texas. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Deaton Funeral Home in Belmont.

James Pruett
ABERDEEN – James David Pruett, 80, died Saturday, April 23, 2011, at Pioneer Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was born Aug. 2, 1930, to David Clinton Pruett and Bettie Tate Pruett in Monroe County, where he was a lifelong resident. He retired as an employee of the county and co-owned and operated Charlie’s Bait and Tackle Shop in Aberdeen for many years. He was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed fishing, watching Westerns and family gatherings.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Oddfellows Rest Cemetery with Bro. Chris Thomas officiating. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include two sisters, Betty Weaver of Brandon and Peggy (Jerry) Shelton of Cadiz, Ky.; four brothers, Billy (Shirley) Pruett of Aberdeen, Roy Lee Pruett of Aberdeen, Bob (Sandra) Pruett of Tupelo and Ray (Mary Ann) Pruett of St. Simons Island, Ga.; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Charles Pruett and Earl Pruett; and a half-sister, Frances Holden.
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the donor’s favorite charity.
An online guest registry can be found at www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.

Carolyn Davis
SALTILLO – Carolyn Mary Wroten Davis, 53, died Friday, April 22, 2011, at her home in Saltillo. She was born Sept. 10, 1958 to Joseph Eason Wroten Sr. and Carolyn Harland Wroten in Greenville. She lived in Saltillo the past two years of her life and was an apartment manager.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. today in the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel in Aberdeen with Rev. Truman Thompson officiating. Burial will be at New Albany City Cemetery. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her mother, Carolyn Harland Wroten of Phoenix, Ariz; three sons, Robert J. Jones of Booneville, Christopher D. (Mechelle) Jones of Laurel and Harland A. Jones of Oxford; and one brother, Jospeph E. (Karen) Wroten Jr. of Phoenix, Ariz.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time today at the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen.
An online register can be found online at www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.

Roy Dill
MANTACHIE – Roy Dill, 74, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011. He was born Sept. 16, 1936, in Itawamba County to Boyd and Mary Ann Knox Dill. He was a Baptist and a farmer. He enjoyed working in the yard and talking to anyone who would listen. He was a proud member of the 1956 Basketball Grand Slam Champs along with his twin brother Troy.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Senter Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Perry officiating. Burial will be in Fawn Grove Cemetery. Senter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Melanie Dill of Mantachie, one daughter, Brittney Dill of Mantachie; one son Corey (Nikki) Dill of Mantachie; three sisters, Betty (Arlis) Hall of Mantachie, Mary Lou (Mack) Guin of the Ozark community and Pat Hendrix of Fulton; four sisters-in-law, Willa Dean Dill, Charlene Dill, Ernie Mae Dill and Annette Reed; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; six brothers, Troy, Billy, Junior, Johnny, James and Dan Dill; and his stepmother.
Pallbearers will be Brian Raper, Chris Foster, Robert Graham, Jonathan Tullier, Jerry Pharr, Jared White, David Inghram and Justin White.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. until service time Thursday.

Jimmie Clippard
MANTACHIE – Jimmie Earl Clippard, 73, died Monday, April 25, 2011. He was born in Itawamba County on May 29, 1938, to Oscar Doyle and Alta Dean Barnes Clippard.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Waters Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Humphreys officiating. Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery in Prentiss County. Waters Funeral Home in Baldwyn is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by four children, David Clippard of Mantachie, Regina (William) Brooks of Sacremento, Ca., Brenda (Hoyt) Blassingame of Dorsey and Steve Clippard of Guntown; one sister, Evon Smith of Mantachie; four grandchildren, Mandy (Derek) Cockrell, Alia Brooks, Alex Brooks and William Smith; three great-grandchildren, Ian Curteman, Anela Hardy and John Smith; the mother of his children, Laura Elizabeth Clippard of Mantachie; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Ruth Clippard.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Shirley Cromeans; and two brothers-in-law, Gene Cromeans and Kenny Smith.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Waters Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to the donor’s favorite charity.

Kimberly Gurley
ABERDEEN – Kimberly Anne Smothers Gurley, 41, died Monday, April 25, 2011, at Pioneer Community Hospital in Aberdeen. She was born Aug. 6, 1969, to Jerry Smothers and Ann Dunn Smothers in Amory. She was a life long resident of Aberdeen where she worked as a waitress at Town and County Fish and Steak House. She graduated from Aberdeen High School. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Aberdeen.
Services will be at held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel in Aberdeen with Rev. Roy McKay and Rev. Steve Lampkin officiating. Burial will be in Oddfellows Rest Cemetery. Tisdale-Lann Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include two daughters, Caitlin Leigh Gurley of Aberdeen and Jessica Nicole Gurley of Aberdeen; one son, Christopher Alan Gurley of Pensacola, Fla.; her parents, Jerry Smothers and Ann Dunn Smothers of Aberdeen; her companion, Duane Ott of Aberdeen; her grandfather, Robert (Betty) Smothers of Hamilton; two aunts, Donna (Brent) Scarbrough of Chandler, Ariz., and Joyce Martin of Deltona, Fla.; one uncle, Larry (Deborah) Smothers of West Point; one great-aunt, Mary Long of Birmingham; a special friend, Kim McCandless; and a number of cousins.
She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Pat Smothers; and her maternal grandparents, Robert Houston Dunn and Kathleen Dunn.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen.
An online guestbook can be found at www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.

Joseph McMahan
BOONEVILLE – Joseph Aaron McMahan, 76, died Monday, April 25, 2011, at the Longwood Community Living Center in Booneville. He was born to John Thomas and Nannie Aline Baker McMahan. He was a 1955 graduate of Selmer High School in Selmer, Tenn. He was member of the Hills Chapel Baptist Church. He sawmilled before starting work at Harmon International Automotive Factory in Bolivar, Tenn., retiring after more than 30 years. He enjoyed gardening, flower gardening, fishing, hunting and traveling.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the McNeece-Morris Funeral Home Chapel in Mantachie with Bro. Eric Dobbs and Bro. Ray Guin officiating. Burial will be in the Marietta Cemetery. McNeece-Morris Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Nell McMahan of Booneville; three brothers, Horice McMahan of Bethel Springs,Tenn., Willard McMahan of Pocahontas,Tenn., and Lawrence McMahan of Memphis; one sister, Lura Frank; and a special uncle and aunt, Barney and Essie Lou McMahan, all of Pocahontas.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Travis, Roger and Earnest Ray McMahan; and his parents.
Pallbearers will be Stephen Kelly, Jeff White, Ricky Murphy, Jamie Nanney, Brian Keeley and David Bates.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Thursday at the funeral home.

Brayden Sanford
RIPLEY – James Braden Sanford, two months old, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at his home in Ripley. He was born Feb. 26, 2011, to James Robert Sanford and Stephanie Michelle Warner Sanford of Ripley.
Services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Ripley Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Randy Hurt officiating. Ripley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his parents; one sister, Allie Williams of Ripley; one brother, Braxton Sanford of Ripley; his grandparents, Clarence (Debbie) Warner of Corinth and Randy (Lisa) Sanford of Ripley; and his great-grandparents, Elizabeth Davis of Michie, Tenn., David (Cathy) Medlin of Walnut, Mary Souders of Ripley and William (Brenda) Sanford of Bath Springs, Tenn.
Pallbearers will be Randy Lee Sanford, Scott Wilson, Chris Sides, Richie Sanford, Johnathan Warner, Darren Williams, Zachary Pannell, Randy Brock and Cory DeWitt.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home.
To view obituaries online and sign the guestbook, visit www.ripleyfuneralhome.com.

Joseph Humphries
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Rev. Joseph Humphries, 93, died Sunday, April 24, 2011, at the Regency Retirement Village in Tuscaloosa.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the First United Methodist Church in Eupora. Burial will follow in the North Union Cemetery in Webster County. Oliver Funeral Home of Eupora is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Thursday at the church.

Luther Samples
ASHLAND – Luther “Dube” Samples, 83, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Desoto.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with Bro. Steve Cohea officiating. Burial will be in the church’s cemetery. Holly Springs Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the church.
Memorials may be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

T.G. Palmer
TUPELO – Tommy G. “T.G.” Palmer, 71, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at his home after an extended illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Holland Funeral Directors in Tupelo.

Ronnie Crawford
BALDWYN – Ronnie Lee Crawford, 64, died at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Waters Funeral Home of Baldwyn.

Edward McCoy
BOONEVILLE – Edward Elmer McCoy, 72, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Booneville Funeral Home.

J.W. Sain
HOLLY SPRINGS – J.W. Sain died Monday, April 25, 2011, at his home.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Peebles West Funeral Chapel in Oakland, Tenn. Burial will be in Fayette County Memorial Park Cemetery. Peebles Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Billie Sue Witcher
TUPELO – Billie Sue Witcher, 77, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc after an extended illness.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Holland Funeral Directors in Tupelo.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Tupelo Chapel and from 10 a.m. until service time Thursday.

Thomas Wouldridge
SMITHVILLE – Thomas Wouldridge, 59, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E.E. Pickle Funeral Home in Amory.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.eepicklefuneralhome.com.

Mrs. Sammie Johnson
CORINTH – Mrs. Sammie Johnson, 102, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Whitfield Nursing Home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Patterson Memorial Chapel in Corinth.

Jimmy Eaton
BOONEVILLE – Jimmy Ray Eaton, 60, died Sunday, April 24, 2011, at his home.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Booneville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Carolina Cemetery. Booneville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.