Linda Covington BLUE SPRINGS – Linda Poe Covington, 65, of Blue Springs died peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center after a long illness. Linda was born on Nov. 21, 1947, in New Albany to William F. “Dub” and Irene Gilliam Poe. She was a graduate of Potts Camp High School, […]

Dale Stegall PONTOTOC – Martha Dale Monagan Stegall, 75, went home to be with the Lord on Oct. 28, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. She was born Dec. 24, 1937, to William Henderson “Red” Monagan and Mildred Blaylock Jones. She graduated from Tupelo High School and retired from the finance business after 40 […]

Paul Spuryer BOONEVILLE – Paul Edward Spuryer, 50, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Magnolia Regional Medical Center in Corinth. He was born July 21, 1963, to Robert Mitchell and Birdie Hopper Spuryer in Los Angeles, Calif. He worked as a chef at Saloon No. 13 in South Dakota. A memorial service will be held […]

Jessie Floyd BOONEVILLE – Jessie G. Floyd, 81, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He is the son of the late Curlee Floyd and Mattie Lee Rainer. He was a member of Synagogue M.B. Church. He was a gardener and loved to give his crop to the community. […]

Horace Clay Thomas NEW ALBANY – With his family by his side, the Rev. Horace Clay Thomas of New Albany, 84, went home to be with his Heavenly Father on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. A man of integrity, Horace was a faithful pastor of the Gospel for 61 […]

Mattie Lou James Funeral service for Mattie Lou McGaughy James, 98, will be held at McPeters Inc. Funeral Chapel on Monday October 28th at 2:00 p.m. with Brother Ralph Culp officiating. Burial will follow in Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 12:00 until service time. Ms. James was a member of Joy […]

Joe Pattison BELMONT – Joseph “Joe” William Pattison, 89, died on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at Sharon S. Richardson Hospice Center in Sheboygan Falls, Wis. He was born in Marseilles, Ill., on Dec. 1, 1923, to Joseph and Edna Gage Pattison. He was born 50 days after his dad died of injuries received in a […]

Pauline Huffman FORT WORTH, Texas – Lota Pauline Collum Huffman, 97, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Heartland Health Care Center in Ft. Worth, Texas. She was born Feb. 3, 1916, to Dr. W.T. and Virginia Bell Funderburk Collum in Itawamba County. She was a member of Richland Hills United Methodist Church. She was […]

Beebe Wright MARYVILLE, Tenn. – Beebe Suzanne Wilson Wright, 42, died Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, at University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Alcoa, Tenn. She was born in Baldwyn on June 12, 1971. She was a member of Harrisburg Baptist Church. She graduated from Tupelo […]

Louis Brand ABERDEEN – William Louis Brand, 76, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Pioneer Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was born in Montpelier, April 23, 1937, to parents, William Howard Brand and Lovie Dell Morgan Brand. After training and certifications, he began a career in the Meat Cutting Industry as a Butcher. The career […]