By NEMS Daily Journal
BOONEVILLE – Rena Brumley, 42, of Booneville, went to be with her Lord, Friday, March 23, 2012, at the Med in Memphis. She was born Sept. 25, 1969, to Butch Lambert and Sue Lambert Womble. She was a member of the Crossroads Full Gospel Church and a receptionist for Dr. Osvaldo Hans. She enjoyed photography, cooking, singing, loving and caring for her husband, three boys and most of all serving her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She touched so many lives while here on earth and was greatly loved by everyone she met.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at McMillan Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Stanley Shook and Ronald Michael officiating. Burial will be in Jumpertown Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband and best friend, Bro. John Brumley; three sons, Hunter, Gunter and Paden Brumley, all of Booneville; her mother, Sue Lambert Womble of Corinth; one sister, Pam Lambert of Corinth; one brother, Butch (Jamie) Lambert of Morton; in-laws, Farrell and Marie Brumley of Booneville; one sister-in-law, Shelia (Fred) Tyler of Booneville; one brother-in-law, Butch (Mellissa) Brumley of Booneville; and a host of nieces, nephews and many loving friends.
She is preceded in death by her father, Butch Lambert; and step-father, Allie Bedford Womble, Jr.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the John and Rena Brumley Fund at the Farmers and Merchants Bank.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home and until service time on Tuesday.
Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com.
CORINTH – Sadie Mathis died Sunday, March 25, 2012, at Magnolia Regional Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McPeters Funeral Directors of Corinth.
TUPELO – Patricia B. Johnson died Sunday, March 25, 2012, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Robinson Funeral Home.
OXFORD – John Oliver Leslie, 88, retired Pharmacist and former Mayor of Oxford, died Saturday, March 24, 2012, at the Mississippi Veteran’s Home in Oxford. He was born in Durham, N.C. to John O. Leslie Sr. and Alma Burgess. He served in the U.S. Navy and graduated from the University of Mississippi.
A graveside memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Oxford Memorial Cemetery with Dr. David Sansing officiating. A reception will follow the graveside service at the family’s residence. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Harvey Leslie of Oxford; two daughters, Ann Leslie Sutherland (Wade) of Oxford and Leigh Leslie Harrison (Hunter) of Memphis, Tenn.; one son, A. Harvey Leslie (Lauren) of Grenada; and nine grandchildren, Lenwood Brooks, John Leslie Brooks, Reed Harrison, Cole Harrison, Clay Harrison, Kate Leslie, Genie Leslie, Mary Pat Leslie, and John Harvey Leslie.
A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. today at First Baptist Church of Oxford.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mississippi Veteran’s Home, 120 Veterans Blvd., Oxford, MS 38655.
In honor of Mr. Leslie’s service, the flag of the United States Navy will be flown at Waller Funeral Home.
For additional information or to sign an online guestbook, visit our website www.wallerfuneralhome.com or call 662-234-7971.
MYRTLE – James William Grose, 82, died Saturday, March 24, 2012, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Glenfield Funeral Home of New Albany.
TUPELO – Donald Dean Duvall, 48, died Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Sanctuary Hospice House after an extended illness. He was born on April 24, 1963 in Tupelo to James Noah Duvall Sr. and Jewel Hughes Duvall. He lived in Lee County his entire life, working as an auto salesman at Duvall Motor Co. in East Tupelo, which was owned by his father for many years until his death. He continued in the family business until recently when became disabled due to illness. He was a member of Plantersville First Baptist Church, enjoyed auctions of all types, antique cars, NASCAR, and most of all he loved his daughter, Katie, and spending time with her. He never met a stranger and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
A celebration of life service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday in the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors with Bro. Tommy Winders and Bro. Danny Balint officiating and burial in Auburn Cemetery with Bro. Jim Holcomb officiating.
His survivors include his mother, Mrs. Jewel Duvall of Tupelo; one daughter, Katie Anna Duvall of Auburn; one brother, James N. “Buddy” Duvall, Jr. (Donna) of Belden; one sister, Jane Duvall Mason (Laine) of Belden; the mother of his child, Tammy Stuper of Auburn; one niece, Sarah Jane Mason of Belden; two nephews, James N. “Trey” Duvall, III (Jessica) of Pontotoc and Zackary Laine Mason of Belden; great-nephew, Taylor of Pontotoc; and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father; grandparents, Millard and Lois Hughes and Noon and Vera Duvall.
Pallbearers will be Carl Hamm, Jamie Reid, Daniel Hamm, B. J. Farmer, Steve Hughes, Trey Duvall, Arnie Cade and Big Joe. Honorary pallbearers will be William Richey, Randy Cruse, Joey Edwards and all new and used car dealers.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to service time Tuesday.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials to be made to Sanctuary Hospice House, P.O. Box 2177, Tupelo, MS 38801. Condolences may be emailed to email@example.com.
HOUSTON – L.C. Duncan, 90, died Sunday, March 25, 2012. He was born Jan. 5, 1922, to Henry and Hester Duncan in Calhoun County. He was a potato farmer, an avid fisherman and enjoyed squirrel hunting.
Services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Southern Funeral Chapel with Bro. Bill Langley, Bro. Fred Hartley and Bro. Don Brady officiating. Internment is at Ellzey Cemetery in Calhoun County.
Survivors include his wife, Johnnie Langley Duncan of Houston; three daughters, Jenise Turman (Johnny) of Houston, Pam Vaughn (Paul) of West Point and Myra Reeves of Houston; two sons, Billy Duncan (Lounette) and David Duncan (Janis), all of Houston; four sisters, Virginia Martin, Cathelene Moore, Charlene Langley and Dot Black, all of Houston; two brothers, Melvin Duncan and Billy Walls both of Houston; thirteen grandchildren, Eric Webster, Michelle Webster Hill, Kristy Webster Starling, Kevin Turman, Jennifer Turman Langley, Nicholas Duncan, B.J. Duncan, Adam Duncan, Brad Vaughn, Kim Vaughn Stewart, Johnathan Reeves, Matthew Reeves and Michael James; 21 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Preceded in death by his parents; Janie Walls Duncan; a daughter, Sheila Webster; a brother, Junior Walls; and a son-in-law, Jimmy Reeves.
Visitation is from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
His nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Online condolences: www.southern funeralchapel.webs.com.
RIPLEY – Linda Carol Dunn Wommack 51, died Sunday, March 25, 2012, at her residence in Ripley. She was born Aug. 18, 1960, in Nashville, Tenn., to Bill Dunn and Joyce Combs Dunn Reeves. Linda moved to Ripley at age seventeen and attended Ripley High School. She was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church and was a very caring lady who would do anything for anyone. She loved her husband, children and grandchildren so much and will be greatly missed.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Ripley Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Terry Vuncannon and Bro. Onnie Ralph officiating. Burial will be in Labanon Baptist Church Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Jerry Wommack of Ripley; one daughter, Angela Wommack of Ripley; two sons, Adam Wommack (Cyndi) and Shawn Wommack (Ashley), all of Ripley; one granddaughter, Macie Wommack of Ripley; one grandson, Eli Wommack of Ripley; step-dad, Leon Reeves of Nashville; one brother, David Dunn of Nashville; and one step-sister, Lynn Boldin of Nashville.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Pallbearers will be Adam Wommack, Shawn Wommack, Randy Pannell, Dylan Hopkins, Alan Pannell and Nathan Boykin. Honorary Pallbearers will be Tommy Carmicheal and Mark Hopkins.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8p.m. today at Ripley Funeral Home. To view obituaries on-line and sign guest book, visit www.ripleyfuneralhome.com.
HOLLY SPRINGS – Robert Honor died Sunday, March 25, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Funeral Home in Holly Springs.
RED BAY, Ala. – Michael H. Bolding, 57, died Saturday, March 24, 2012, at UAB Hospital in Birmingham, Ala. He was a native of Red Bay, Ala. and was retired, after 35 years, from NTN Bower as a maintenance machine repairman. He was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at New Bethel Baptist Church, Belmont with Bro. William McClellan and Bro. Brian Weems officiating. Burial will be in New Bethel Cemetery. Deaton Funeral Home in Red Bay, Ala., will be in charge of arrangements.
Survivors are his wife of 37 years, Sherry Bolding of Red Bay; one son,Chad Bolding (Jayme) of Christiansburg, Va.; two grandsons, Luke and Levi Bolding; his mother, Elsie Woodham of Red Bay; one sister, Helen Burgett of Red Bay; and his father and mother-in-law, James R. and Louise Solomon of Belmont.
He was preceded in death by his father,Hobson Bolding; and his stepfather, Charlie Nelson.
Pallbearers will be Greg Burgett, Robert Newell, Alton Hester, Robbie Solomon, Danny Shewbart and Jimmy Shotts. Honorary Pallbearers will be David Tiffin, David Brown, Sonny Gresham, Jerry Paul Fancher and Gene Sparks.
Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. today at Deaton Funeral Home in Red Bay, Ala. The body will lie in repose at the church from 11 until service time on Tuesday.
BURNSVILLE – Charles Denier Blakney, 66, died Saturday, March 24, 2012, at his residence.
Funeral is at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Antioch Baptist Church in Burnsville.
Visitation is from 5 to 9 p.m. today at Antioch Baptist Church in Burnsville.
All other arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Magnolia Funeral Home.
RIPLEY – Tommy Dale Lindsey, 57, died Saturday, March 24, 2012, at Tippah County Health Services in Ripley. He was born on June 26, 1954, to Doyle and Mertie Mae Decanter Lindsey in Ripley. He was a sheet metal welder and a talented musician. He especially enjoyed playing the guitar.
Service is at 1 p.m. today at McBride Funeral Home in Ripley with Bro. Randy Hurt and Bro. Tim Childers officiating. Internment is at Antioch Cemetery in Ripley.
He is survived by his mother; daughter, Jennifer Elaine Lindsey of Dumas; sons, Mitchel Dale Lindsey and Tommy Joe Lindsey, both of Ripley; sister, Ann Hodum of Ripley; brother, Terry Lindsey of Ripley; grandchildren, Wesley Alan Kennedy, Kathleen Joe Lindsey, Joseph Tyler Lindsey and Megan Lynn Lindsey, all of Ripley; and the mother of his children, Melissa Kay Lindsey of Dumas.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Pallbearers are Scott Hodum, Jason Hodum, Tim Jeterm David Wilkerson, John Jenkins and Michael Luna.
Visitation is at 7 a.m. until service time today at the funeral home.
To view and sign guestbook visit www.mcbridefuneralhome.com.
FULTON – Dessie Abbott, 84, died Sunday, March 25, 2012, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo.
Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. today at funeral home.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McNeese Morris Funeral Home.
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IUKA – Orville W. McGee Sr., 69, died Saturday, March 24, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ludlam Funeral Home.
PONTOTOC – Steve Buckles, 53, died Sunday, March 25, 2012, at Pontotoc Community Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc.
CORINTH – Johnny Dwayne Rogers, 59, died Saturday, March, 24, 2012, at Magnolia Regional Health Center.
Services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. Internment is at Brigman Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is at 4 to 8 p.m. today and at 10 until service time Tuesday at Magnolia Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be left at www.magnoliafuneralhome.net.