Sharp named receiver for Green Acres cemetery
n VICKSBURG – Businessman Harry Sharp of Vicksburg has been named receiver for Green Acres Memorial Park, which has been placed under court supervision.
As receiver, Sharp takes over day-to-day operations, including sales, for the 15-acre commercial cemetery and management of the cemetery’s funds.
Green Acres came under court supervision in January after Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann said the Texas-based owners could not show compliance with a state law requiring pre-payments by customers being held in reserve.
Natural Products Center
to host conference in April
n OXFORD – More than 250 scientists from around the world plan to gather in Oxford April 6-9 to discuss medicinal plants and dietary supplements at the eighth annual Oxford International Conference on the Science of Botanicals.
The event at the Oxford Conference Center is hosted by the University of Mississippi’s National Center for Natural Products Research.
The purpose of the conference is to review, discuss and explore methods for determining the identity, purity, quality and processing of plants.
Daily Journal, wire reports