Obituaries February 10, 2013

By NEMS Daily Journal

Charlie Malone Sr.
MANTACHIE – Charlie Cecil Malone Sr., 93, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at The Meadows in Fulton. He was born January 4, 1920, in Tupelo, to Rich and Sally Marcy Malone. He served in the United States Army as a private during World War II and attended Friendship Baptist Church in Peppertown.
Services will be at 5 p.m. Monday at The Jefferson Street Chapel of W.E. Pegues with Bro. Mark Tutor and Bro. Jonathan Baker officiating. Burial will be in Auburn Cemetery.
Survivors include three daughters, Janice McCarty (Dan) of Broken Arrow, Okla., Elizabeth Watson (Kevin) of Mantachie and Lisa Stepp (George) of Shannon; one son, Charlie Malone Jr. (Brittany) of Sherman; 13 grandchildren, Justin, Jordan and Kolt Daniel Malone of the home, Ashley Phillips (fiance, Zach), Britney Phillips and Charla Watson all of Mantachie, Jacob Stepp of Shannon, Ronald, Gerald and Donald Erikson, Audra Wotta all of Colorado Springs, Patricia “Malone” Kleinsmith and Christine “Malone” Moore, both of Yankton, S.D., and Michael Malone of Casper, Wyo.; 23 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Audrey Denice Malone; one son, Richard Malone; daughter-in-law, Lesley Malone; three brothers, Marvin, Jim Thomas and Leester Malone; and two sisters, Lovie Malone and Dovie Mann.
Pallbearers will be Tim, Justin, and Jordan Malone, Randy and Andy Black, Zach Adams and Alex Gray. Honorary pallbearers will be his nieces and nephews.
Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, 223 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, Suite 301, Nashville, TN 37203.
Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.
Mary Gilmore
RICHMOND COMMUNITY – Mary Elizabeth Cogsdell Gilmore, 81, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at her residence. She was born July 24, 1931, in West Point, to Barney and Josie Harris Cogsdell Kennedy. She was a native of West Point but had resided in Richmond for the past 38 years. She was a retired secretary and a Methodist.
Our deepest gratitude to granddaughters Becky Walters and Shelly Johnson for all their help during her sickness and a special thanks to the hospice nurses who were so wonderful in her time of need.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Chapel of Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Nettleton with the Rev. Samuel John Raper officiating. A private family burial will be in Andrews Chapel Cemetery.
She is survived by her third husband, Cobby Gilmore Sr. (Wanda) of Tupelo; three daughters, Jean Schmidt (Jim), Lynn Sullivan, both of Richmond and Darlene Smith (Terry) of Mooreville; three sons, Charles Sullivan (Chris) of Mobile, Ala., Paul Smith Sr. (Kathy) of Sulligent, Ala., and William Cogsdell of Texas; 20 grandchildren; 37 great-granchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Houston Sullivan; her second husband, Dewey E. Smith; her parents; two sons, James Harvey Sullican and Robert Earl Sullivan; three sisters, Eileen White, Lorene Kennedy and Barbara Jo Oliver; and brother, James Cogsdell.
Pallbearers will be John Schmidt, Tony Schmidtm Paul Smith Jr., Justin Smith, Derrickk Sawyer and Shawn Sawyer.
Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Family and friends may sign the guest registry and send condolences to www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.

Glen Huling
LARAMIE, Wyo. – Malcolm Glen Huling, 69, formerly of Fulton, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in Dallas, Texas. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Senter Funeral Home.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.senterfuneraldirectors.com.

Milton Lewis
ABBEVILLE – Milton Lee Lewis, 57, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Select Speciality Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home in Oxford.

Jessie Fox
OXFORD – Jessie Marie “Reebaby” Fox, 68, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford.
Services will be at noon Tuesday at Tallahatchie Oxford Missionary Baptist Association Building. Burial will be at Garden of Memories Cemetery. Hodges-Freeman funeral home in charge of arrangements.
Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at East Providence M.B. Church.

Lorea Nowlin
NEW ALBANY – Lorea Nowlin died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County in New Albany. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by United Funeral Service in New Albany.

Rose King
CORINTH – Rose Mary King, 54, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Patterson Memorial Chapel.

Gary Brown
WALNUT – Gary Brown, 59m died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home.
Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Ruby Tittle
BOONEVILLE – Ruby Tittle died Satruday, Feb. 9, 2013, at her residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Booneville Funeral Home.

Charles Chisholm
CANTON – Charles Wayne Chisholm, 78, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Baptist Hospital in Jackson. He was born May 26, 1934, in Baldwyn, to Luther and Ora Chisholm. He owned and operated Chisholm’s Used Tires for 32 years. He married Elizabeth Floyd Chisholm, of Marietta, Nov. 1, 1952. He was a member at Center Terrace Baptist Church in Canton where he served as a deacon.
Services are at 3 p.m. today at Breeland Funeral Home in Canton with Dr. Paul Jones and Dr. Tommy Mitchell officiating. Graveside services are at 1 p.m. Monday at Lebanon Cemetery in Baldwyn. Waters Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Elizabeth Floyd Chisholm; daughters, Rannah (Bobby) Carr of Baldwyn, Denise (Thomas) Hodnett of Tupelo, Andrea (Tommy) Mitchell of Lucedale; Tracy Chisholm of Saltillo and Heather Chisholm of Saltillo; six grandchildren, Stacey (Robby) Sandlin, Jordan (Derek) Farrar, Rachel Hodnett, Drew (Tabitha) Mitchell, Lesley Mitchell and Kelsey (Rob) Hunt; and six great-grandchildren, Mary Carrson Sandlin, Aydan, Brylee, Eli, Aynslee Farrar and Riley Mitchell.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one grandchild, Bradley Hall.
Visitation is 1 to 3 p.m. today at Breeland Funeral Home in Canton.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Shriners Hospital.
An online guestbook is available at www.breelandfuneralhome.com.

Clara McKinney
TUPELO – Clara Nell McKinney, 74, died Saturday, February 9, 2013, at her residence.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at The Jefferson Street Chapel of W.E. Pegues with the Rev. Roger D. Franks officiating.
Survivors include three children, Felissa “Lisa” Wheat (Jason) of Tupelo, James Daniel Lewis of Tupelo and Teresa Johnson of Mooreville; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation is noon to 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.

Mary Heyer
CORINTH – Mary Sue Morrison Heyer died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Magnolia Regional Health Center. She was born May 3, 1927, to Neal and Maxine Morrison. Her journey in nursing began following graduation from Corinth High School, when she joined the United States Cadet Corp Nursing School. She attended Birmingham Baptist Hospital School of Nursing, graduating in 1948, and was honored with the Doctor’s award, the highest award given to a graduating nurse. Wanting to continue her education, she applied and was accepted to Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., associated with Washington University, to attended anesthesia school. After completing the anesthesia program in 1952, she returned to Corinth and became the first and only certified registered nurse anesthetist at Community Hospital. In 1954, she left nursing to marry Richard Heyer and raise her family. At the age of 52, she returned to nursing, working 25 years before retiring. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.
Memorial Service will be held at 4 p.m. today at McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors Chapel with Dr. Prentiss Gordon officiating.
She is survived by her children, Dr. Rich Heyer (Amy) of Tupelo, Peggy Sprouce (Todd) of Memphis, Tenn., and Nancy Miles (Van) of Starkville; sister, Peggy Thomson of Starkville; grandchildren, Tays, Jake, Rich III Heyer, Taylor (Heather) Shelby, Paige Sprouce, Kelly, Roy, Porter Miles; and great-grandchild, Brantleigh Sprouce.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Heyer; and her parents.
Family will receive friends 2:30 p.m. until service time today.
Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church or MS Diabetes Association.

James Davidson
WEST POINT – James L. Davidson, 82, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at at his home. He was born July 4, 1930, in West Point, to Essie Hazlewood and Jesse Thomas Davidson. He worked in the Accounting Department at Babcock and Wilcox Company for 40 years and was a member of First Christian Church. He loved to hunt and killed an eight point buck during last year’s season. He loved spending time with his grandchildren. A veteran of U.S. Army National Guard, having served during Korean War, he married Judy Wright Davidson March 3, 1956, in Columbus.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kirby Loyd officiating. Burial will follow in Palestine Cemetery in Montpelier.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Wright Davidson of West Point; daughter, Marsha Lynn Langford (Richard) of Tupelo; one son, Charles T. Davidson of West Point; his daughter-in-law, Kay Thompson Davidson of Pheba; two grandchildren, Jacob Thomas Davidson and Amber Michelle Langford; one sister, Dena Beth Lawson (Bobby) of Woodstock, Ala.; and one brother, Jesse Donald Davidson (Charlotte) of New Albany.
He was preceded in death by his son, Mark Davidson; and his parents.
Pallbearers will be Lynwood Prescott, Tommy Henley, Dennis Lang, Billy Young, Robert D. Lawson, Tracy Davidson, Benny Clark and Barry Sansing. Honorary pallbearers will be Norwood Clark, John Lester, John Ralph Hazelwood, Wiley Lang, Ron Schmidt, Harold Keller, Charles Orman, Dr. Andrew Wartak, Dr. Andrew H. Kellum, Dr. T. N. Braddock, Dr. Charles G. Pigott, Dr. Robert Howland and the Hardee’s Breakfast Group.
Visitation is 12:30 to 2 p.m. Monday at Calvert Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Palestine Cemetery Care Fund, c/o Jim Murray, 18515 Hwy 46, Pheba, MS 39755 or to First Christian Church, P. O. Box 208, West Point, MS 39773.
Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com.

Dina Mann
EGGVILLE – Dina Mann, 65, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at her home. She was born Aug. 29, 1947, in Red Bay, Ala. to Rather and Stella Petree. She was a member of Oak Ridge Christian Church for more than 40 years. She, along with her son and his wife, owned and operated Centerville Fish and Steak House. She loved traveling, talking on the phone and greeting the customers in the restaurant, but her greatest joy was taking care of her family whom she loved very much. She will be greatly missed by those that knew and loved her.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Oak Ridge Christian Church with Bro. Dale Carr and Bro. Anthony Pierce officiating. Burial will be in Crossroads Cemetery. Lee Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, Jimmy Mann of Eggville; one daughter, Tammy Miller of Eggville; one son, Brad Mann (Tana) of Eggville; two sisters, Nellie Autrey (Guy) of Okolona and Carol Branson (Buddy) of Memphis, Tenn.; four grandchildren, Courtney Rooker (Allen) of Saltillo, Jordan Mann, Colton Miller and Taylor Miller, all of Eggville; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Kevin Mann; one sister, Margaret Page; and one brother David Petree.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Scruggs, Ben Hardin, Johnny Dye, Franklin Jaggers, Jason Jaggers and Wade Nanney. Honorary pallbearers will be all Sanctuary Hospice Nurses and Chaplin Earl McAnally.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Sanctuary Hospice House.
Visitation is 5 to 9 p.m. today and noon until service time Monday, all at the church.
For online condolences and guest registry, visit www.leememorialonline.com.