Obituaries August 11, 2012

By NEMS Daily Journal

Robbie Jones
SALTILLO – Robbie Jones, born Aug. 7, 1937, went to be with her Heavenly Father, Jesus, and her beloved sister, Genera, and beloved brother, Al, on Friday, Aug. 10, 2012. What a celebration for our mother!
Robbie leaves two daughters, Sharon Denton and spouse, Billy, of Saltillo and Shelia Vanlandingham of Saltillo; two sons, Wayne Hendrix of Guntown and David Hendrix and spouse, Megan, of Saltillo; six grandchildren; and nine greatgrandchildren.
Interment will be at a later date in Louisiana. W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.
We praise our Father, Jesus for His salvation and for welcoming our mother into her Heavenly Home.

Glen Rogers
BOONEVILLE – Glen Clinton Rogers, 53, died Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born April 8, 1959, in Topeka, Kan., to Roy Allen Rogers and Leah Pauline Neeley Rogers. He was a truck driver, and he was a member of Concord Baptist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, NASCAR, metal detecting, photography, driving 18-wheelers, his dogs and, most of all, spending time with his family.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the Booneville Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Robert Walker officiating. Burial will be in Jumpertown Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Denise Dorrough Rogers, whom he married on Jan. 22, 1983; two daughters, April Rogers (fiancé, T.J. Strickland) and Misty Rogers, all of Booneville; a brother, Royce Rogers of Iuka; two sisters, Pam Cranford (Dennis) of Sandusky, Okla., and Crystal Wing (Randy) of Siloam Springs, Ark.; nieces and nephews, Amber Waring, Chelsea Nolan, Nathaniel Garner, Joseph Bradley, Tracy Perkins, Bobby Perkins, Joni Bradley, Brent Rogers, Joe Rogers, Allen Rogers, and Danny Rogers; a sister-in-law, Billie Rogers; and a special little friend, Emma Holder.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Scott Rogers; and a nephew, Johnny Perkins.
Pallbearers are Joseph Bradley, Bobby Perkins, David Marley, T.J. Strickland, Allen Marley and Cody Marley.
Honorary pallbearers are Bobby Smart, John Nolan, Shane McKinney and Noah Perkins.

Lucy Smith
ASHLAND – Funeral services for Lucy Mae Smith, 92, will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Foundation of Life in Jefferson City. N.L. Jones Funeral Directors of Ashland is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from noon to 2:25 p.m. Sunday at the church.

Barbara Kellum
MATHISTON – Barbara Ann Moss Kellum, 76, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at her home in Mathiston.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Oliver Funeral Home in Eupora. Burial will follow in Kellum-Parker Cemetery in Oktibbeha County.

Cooper Thompson
PONTOTOC – Lillian Cooper Thompson, 97, went to be with her Lord on Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. She was born Aug. 11, 1915. She resided in the home built by her great-grandfather, Thomas Hickman Williams. She received her B.A. degree in 1936 from Blue Mountain College and then taught for 17 years in schools in Mississippi and Alabama. She later received a degree in Social Services from the University of Tennessee.
She worked with the Lee County Welfare Department as a child welfare worker. Later she worked with the Department of Mental Health and Education, setting up a program for children and adults with special needs. This ended her employment after 44 years of public service as a teacher and as a State of Mississippi public servant. After her retirement, she did volunteer service for many years.
She was a lifetime member of Toxish Baptist Church, where she served as treasurer, and as a Sunday school teacher for over 40 years. She was a member of the Mary Stuart DAR and several professional organizations.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Toxish Baptist Church with Bro. Gene Hudson and Bro. Paul Childers officiating. Burial will follow in the Williams Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include a sister, Elliott Thompson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William Henry and Lillian Williams Thompson; four sisters, Nell Thompson Everitt, Ruth Thompson, Cornelia Thompson and Lola Thompson; a brother, Willard Holt Thompson; and one nephew, Don Thompson.
Pallbearers will be her nephews and great-nephews.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home and from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com.

James Puckett
IUKA – James O. Puckett, 84, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Cutshall Funeral Home of Iuka.

Curtis Roberts
NEW ALBANY – Curtis Kenneth Roberts, 74, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. He was born on Nov. 10, 1937, in Union County, the son of Curtis and Lucille Rowell Roberts. He was a member of Moss Hill Baptist Church and the owner of Roberts Plumbing. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean conflict and a member of the American Legion.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Glenfield Funeral Home in New Albany. Bro. Joe Gullick and Bro. Charlie Ransier will officiate. Burial will be in the Philadelphia Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Bessie Roberts of New Albany; four sons, Douglas Roberts of Hernando, Richard Roberts and Henry Price, both of New Albany, and Ricky Price of Booneville; two daughters, Audrey Holloway and Judy Ransom, both of New Albany; seven brothers, Charles Roberts of Memphis, Billy Roberts of Arizona, Larry Roberts, Randy Roberts, Phillip Roberts, Robert Roberts and Danny Roberts, all of New Albany; one sister, Martha Murry of New Albany; 16 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Michael Roberts; two daughters, Susan White and Margaret Price; and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Michael Roberts, Joseph Ransom, David White, Timothy Holloway, Lee Witt, Freddie White and Brandon Easley.

Corrine Massey
BRUCE – Corrine Bratton Massey, 96, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at Calhoun Health Services in Calhoun City. She was a retired machine operator for Glenn Slacks and a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. She loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 3 p.m. today at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with the Rev. Joey Hamilton officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Bruce. Parker Memorial Funeral Home of Bruce is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include three daughters, Charlene Anfinson of Shreveport, La., Geraldine (Billy Van) Clark of Bruce and Helen Anderson of Houston; 11 grandchildren, Craig Anfinson, Douglas Anfinson, Winnon Clark, Chad Clark, Sabrina Lonadier, Sherry Brower, Connie Mulkey, Joan Parks, Rhonda Edwards, Allison Harrell and Amanda Brooks; and 16 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Forrest Massey; her parents, Mike Bratton and Beanice Turner Bratton; a daughter, Betty Moorhead; a sister, Irene Gullick; and six brothers, Jim, John, Ellie, Allen, Russell and Luther Bratton.
Pallbearers will be Craig Anfinson, Doug Anfinson, Cody Brower, Chad Clark, Chase Clark, Winnon Clark, Matt Edwards and Chad Underwood. Honorary pallbearers will be Taylor Anfinson, Colton Brower, Cade Clark, Cole Clark, Ashton Harrell and Jackson Harrell.
Visitation will be from noon to 3 p.m. today at the church.
Online condolences may be made at www.parkermemorialfuneralhomes.com.

Lester Palmer
MANTACHIE – Lester Lee Palmer 58, formerly of Saltillo, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at Darlington Oaks. He was a member of Euclatubba Baptist Church. He was a truck driver before becoming disabled. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Waters Funeral Home with Bro. Eddie Harlow and Bro. Rushing officiating. Burial will be in Kirkville Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Miller Palmer of Mantachie; his mother, Birdie Clayton Palmer; one daughter, Jessica Young (Chris) of Fulton; three stepsons, Kevin Miller (Peggy), Scotty Miller and Joey Miller (Mary), all of Mantachie; one sister, Glenda Wallace (Tim) of Auburn; one brother, Larry Palmer of Auburn; and five grandchildren, Georgia Ann Young, Trinity Young, Jade Miller, Micah Miller and Joseph Miller.
He was preceded in death by his father, Glen Allen Palmer, and a brother, William “Bill” Palmer.
Pallbearers will be Chris Young, Tim Wallace, Mike Mcglofin, Richard Steetman, Greg Holland and Danny O. Sheffield.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Waters Funeral Home.

Cornelius Adams
TUPELO – Cornelius Adams, 88, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, at North Mississippi Medical Center. He was born on Aug. 2, 1932, in Casey, Ky., to Jim and Addie Adams. He graduated from George Washington High School. Before graduating from Tennessee State University in 1952, he enlisted in the United States Army from 1943-1946 serving in World War II. During his life, he held numerous positions. He worked for the United States Post Office in Chicago, taught history in Chicago, taught mathematics and coached basketball in Baldwyn and worked for Lift Inc in Tupelo for 22 years as an Equal Opportunity Officer and Head Start director. Upon retiring from Lift Inc., he worked as the owner/operator of Haven Acres Grocery Store. He was a lifetime member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Theta Iota Chapter, Henry Hampton Elks Lodge 782, Exalted Ruler, the American Legion Post 49, St. Joseph Lodge 202A of Saltillo and Traveling Consistory 119.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Spring Hill M.B. Church with the Rev. Clarence E. Smith officiating. N.L. Jones Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Lillie Faye Shelley Adams; one daughter, Norphesia G. Adams (Anthony Williams); two grandchildren, Bryce Reid Adams-Williams and Bailey Addyson Adams-Williams; two sisters, Eula Brame and Marie Adams; two sisters-in-law, Jewel Adams and Minnie Adams; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Mell Hayes and Canary Croft; and three brothers, Herman, Jimmie and Cassidy.
You may sign the guestbook at nljonesandson.com.

Nathagene Garner
BLUE MOUNTAIN – Nathagene M. Garner, 79, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at her home in Blue Mountain. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McBride Funeral Home in Ripley.

Leslie Mason
ASHLAND – Leslie Megan Mason, 26, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at Ashland. She was born May 5, 1986, in Memphis. She was a clerk with the Tippah County Co-op and an Episcopalian. She was a graduate of Delta State University with a degree in exercise science.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Holly Springs Funeral Home with the Rev. Rusty Miller officiating. Burial will be in Bluff Springs Cemetery in Ashland.
Survivors include her mother, Leigh Skelton (Steve) of Ashland; her father, Larry Mason Sr. of Moscow, Tenn.; one brother, Larry T. Mason Jr. (Heather) of Ashland; one niece, Hannah Mason; one sister, Sarah Mason of Ashland; her grandmothers, Rosia Lee Skelton of Ashland and Dorothy Mason of Michican City; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Pete Storey
FALKNER – Andy “Pete” Storey, 55, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at his home at Falkner. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Foster and Son Funeral Home of Ripley.
Marie W. Randolph
AMORY – Marie W. Randolph, 91, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. Born on March 16, 1921, in Franklin County, Ala., she was a daughter of Edward and Myrtle Willis Williams. She married Tracy Randolph on Dec. 7, 1940. She grew up in the Cason community and attended Pine Grove and Nettleton schools. She was a charter member of both Tupelo and Columbus Seventh Day Adventist Church. She was a very devout Christian lady, living what she believed. She retired as a Literature Evangelist with Gulf States Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church after 23 years of dedicated service, receiving numerous awards and certificates for her outstanding service. Always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need, she enjoyed sewing, gardening, reading and spending time with her family.
Survivors include a son, Les Randolph of Amory; daughters-in-law, Linda Randolph of Amory and Linda Atkins of Ethesville, Ala.; sister, Avais Rollins of Amory; brother, Ray Williams of Jackson, Tenn.; grandchildren, Chris Randolph, Kathy Eddy, David Randolph, Brad Randolph, Steve Randolph and Nancy Patterson; 13 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband and parents; sons, Stanley and Mickey Randolph; sisters, Paulene Benefield and Udel Green; brothers, Billy, Vernon, Andy and Tom Williams; and a great-grandson, Justin Randolph.
A celebration of life service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home with Pastor Ray Elsberry and Pastor Terry Owings officiating. Burial will follow in Jones Chapel Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Chris, Brad, David, Steve, Tyler and Hayden Randolph.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family ateepicklefuneralhome.com.

Robbie Moore
FULTON – Robbie Earline Moore, 62, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at her residence in Saltillo. She was born Oct. 7, 1949. She was a supervisor at Itawamba Manufactoring until it closed. She then worked at Peppertown Restaurant until she retired. She loved being around her family, especially her grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the McNeece-Morris Funeral Home Chapel in Fulton with Bro. Tim Holsonback officiating. Burial will be in the Friendship cemetery near Baldwyn.
Survivors include one son, Chris “Moose” Gilmore (Dena) of Fulton; three daughters, Krickett Carpenter (Thomas) of Tremont, Kim Buchanan (Skip) of Fulton and Kayla Sellars of Saltillo; her mother, Louise Sweatman (Orlander) of Guntown; two sisters, Sarah LaBelle (Bill) of Kentucky and Linda Holder of Fulton; one stepbrother, Bobby Holloway of Illinois; 16 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Burgess Roberts; one sister, Barbara Johnson; and one stepbrother, Billy Holloway.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Nick Rogers, Justin Rogers, Chris Gilmore, Matt Gilmore, Chandler Gilmore, Codi Sellars and D.J. Austin.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at McNeece-Morris Funeral Home in Fulton.
Online condolences may be expressed at mcneecemorrisfuneralhome.com

Roy Plaxco
CORINTH – Roy Plaxco died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McPeters Funeral Directors.

Velda Winkles
FALKNER – Velda Sue Wilson Winkles, 54, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home.
To view the obituary online and sign the guestbook, visit www.ripleyfuneralhome.com.

John D. Ward
DETROIT – John D. Ward went to be with the Lord on Tuesday July 24, 2012. He was born Nov. 11, 1935, in Aberdeen to Sam Ward and Willie Lee Porter Ward. He was educated in the Mississippi public schools. He accepted Christ as his Savior at an early age at Cedargrove Baptist Church in Aberdeen. He moved to Detroit, Mich., where he worked as a cement mason. He retired in 1997 from Cement Mason Local 514. He traveled the world with his job. After retirement he played dominoes and watched the Detroit sports teams. He was a very generous man.
Services were Friday, Aug. 3, at Stinson Funeral Home in Detroit, Mich. The Rev. Glen Wade officiated. Williams Memorial Funeral Home of Okolona assisted the family locally.
Survivors include his children, Robert, Brenda and John Jr. of Detroit, Vickie Franks of Okolona and Benita Hampton of Aberdeen; 11 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Louise PIckens of Houston; a special friend, Darlene Redd; adopted children, Dwayne, Craig, Terri and Pete; and longtime friend, Lemon “Junepot” Young of Aberdeen.
Ethelene Leggett
AMORY – Ethelene Sandlin Leggett, 98, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at Golden Living Nursing Center in Amory. Born July 30, 1914, she was the daughter of the late H.O. and Fannie Silas Sandlin. She was raised in the Bethlehem community of Monroe County and attended Bethlehem Schools. She married Oscar F. Leggett, who preceded her in death. She worked in the garment industry and was employed by Glenn Manufacturing until her retirement. She was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church. She was the last member of her immediate family. She enjoyed sewing clothes for others watching Bro. Grady on TV39 and following along with him with her Bible. Outspoken at times, she was very strong in her faith and a goodhearted lady.
Survivors include a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Molly Milligan, Lula Harris, Ila Cowart, Celia Brown and Lona Holloway; and her brothers, Dallas, Clifford, Bunk, Verlon and Burley Sandlin.
A celebration of life service will be 4 p.m. Sunday at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home with Bro. Brian Crocker and Bro. Johnny Hughes officiating. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Sandlin, Barney Vann, J.W.Vann, Tracy West, Ronnie Boozer and Joe Cowart.
Visitation will be from 2 until 3:45 p.m. Sunday.
Memories and condolencesmay be shared with the family ateepicklefuneralhome.com.

Evie Lou Mackin
BOONEVILLE – Evie Lou Mackin, 72, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at Darlington Oaks Community Hospice in Verona. Formerly of Booneville, she was born on Jan. 31,1940. She was of the Church Of God faith. She enjoyed watching her favorite tv shows as well as spending time with her grandchildren, her family and friends. She really loved the Lord and reading her Bible.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at Kesler Funeral Home Chapel in Baldwyn with Bro. David Krech and Bro. Jimmy Edge officating. Burial will be in the Kirkville Cemetery. Kesler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include two daughters, Sharon Scott of Tennessee and Dana Millsaps of Wheeler; four sons, Tim Mackin (Renae) of Baldwyn, Randy Mackin (Judy) of Booneville, Larry Dale Mackin and Paul Ray Mackin, both of Jumpertown; five sisters, Gail Mask (Billy) of Ripley, Nina Owens (James) of Baldwyn, Janice Stroupe (Darvis) of Ripley, Bernice Fugitt (Rubel) of Thrasher and Phylis Peters (Kenny) of Baldwyn; one brother, Ellis Ray Aldridge of Baldwyn; special friend, Debbie Denton of Linden, Tenn.; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Mackin; her parents, Woodrow and Shelia Ward Aldridge; one sister, Brenda Eaton; and one brother, Truman Aldridge.
Pallbearers will be Greg Fugitt, Tyson and Scott Mackin, Rodney McVey, Clay Johnson and Junior Tennison.
Honorary pallbearers will be her sons.

Toie Simpson
NEW ALBANY – Toie Katheryn Bishop Simpson, 91, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, in Graceland Care Center in New Albany. She was born Dec. 6, 1920, in New Albany to Ernest Thomas and Linnie Hansford Bishop. She was the widow of Woodie E. Simpson Jr. to whom she was married 41 years before his death in February 1982. She was a retired traffic clerk with Futorian Furniture Mfg. She was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church, having served as a Sunday school teacher for many years. She was also a longtime member of the PTA during her childrens’ school years. An avid quilter, she loved to crochet and she was a seamstress in her community, having sewn many wedding dresses for brides over the years.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Bethlehem United Methodist Church with the Rev. Don Bishop and the Rev. Jeff Lawrence officiating. Burial will be in Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. The body will lie in repose one hour before service at the church.
Survivors include four daughters, Doris Joan Garvin (James), Linnie Joyce Herring (Jim), Janet Teresa Huggins (John) and Cheryl Ann Pannell (Mike); three sons, John Bishop Simpson (Linda); Richard Tate Simpson (Doris) and Timothy Woodie Simpson (Karen); four sisters, Ruth Hearn, Hazel Cooper, Martha Wise and Sarah Adair; four brothers, Donald L. Bishop, Thomas D. Bishop, Malcomb W. Bishop and George William Bishop; 16 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband and parents; a son, Jerry K. Simpson; and two brothers, Algin Noverta Bishop and David Ernest Bishop.
Pallbearers will be Brian Floyd Herring, Brent Craig Herring, Jessie Ray Cooper, James Charles Garvin Jr., Matthew Earl Simpson, Richard Michael Simpson and William Gary Wages.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bethlehem United Methodist Church Building Fund.
For online condolences, visitunitedfuneralservice.com.
Hazel C. Langley
TUPELO – Hazel C. Langley, 91, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at North Mississippi Medical Center after a brief illness. She was born in Prentiss County on March 10, 1921, to Cortez and Ora Morris Copeland. She married Leo Langley in Prentiss County on Sept. 11, 1937. He preceded her in death on July 7, 1993. She was an active and faithful member of Wesley United Methodist Church in Tupelo where she was a part of the Fellowship Sunday School Class and the Stay Young Group. She also faithfully participated in the Tupelo Christian Women’s Club. She loved flowers and cooking for her family and for events at Wesley Church. She will be remembered for many things – bringing rutabaga turnips to church meals, still having the first refrigerator she and her husband bought, her sweet smile and soft voice – but most of all, for her undying love for her family and her church family.
A service of death and resurrection will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Wesley United Methodist Church in Tupelo with the Rev. Ray Rooney officiating. Her nephew, Bro. Tim Rowan, will do the committal/benediction at the church. Private burial will be in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery on Hwy. 30 in Union County. Visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Holland Funeral Directors, Tupelo Chapel and from 1 p.m. to service time Sunday at the church.
She is survived by her son, Jimmy Langley (Martha); her granddaughters, Sherry (Cliff), Rial and Sandi (Doug) Haire; and five great-grandchildren, Stuart and Bryson Rial, and Merrie Kyle Langley, Mylie, and Kaitlyn Haire, all of Tupelo; her sister, Hallie (Charles) Rowan of Baldwyn; her stepsister, Susie Copeland; and her sisters-in-law, Jeannie Williams of North Little Rock, Ark., and Hazel “Teen” Gafford of Memphis.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; and her stepbrothers, Bob Copeland and R.C. Copeland.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth Rowan, Tim Rowan, Terry Richey, Sonny Turner, Robert Chaney, David Hutson and Raymond Webb. Honorary pallbearers will be Winford Hudson, Ray Wilkinson, Tom Swindol, Max Harris, David Koon and Jim Benson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wesley United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 2122, Tupelo, MS 38802.

James Moore
HOUSTON – James Alvin Moore, 57, died in Houston. A native of Chickasaw County, he was the son of Leo and Robbie Sue Moore. He was a veteran of the Army. He was the husband of the late Pamela Neal Moore.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Thompson Chapel CME Church in Houlka. The Rev. Carl Jones will officiate. Burial will be in East County Line Cemetery in Houlka. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by one son, Mickey Neal Moore of Houston; one sister, Martha (Willie) Tucker of Houston; three brothers, Paul (Linda) Moore and Stafford Moore, both of Houston, and Anthony Tyrone Moore of Calhoun City; and two grandchildren.

Calvin B. Greer
AMORY – Calvin B. Greer, 81, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at the Care Center in Aberdeen. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E.E. Pickle Funeral Home.
Memories and condolencesmay be shared with the family ateepicklefuneralhome.com.

Dorothy McNairy
ABERDEEN – Dorothy McNairy, 73, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at Southwest Regional Hospital in McComb. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Belle Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen.