By NEMS Daily Journal
Lela Mae Franklin
PONTOTOC – Lela Mae Galloway Franklin, 90, went to be with her Lord on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo.
She was born on May 10, 1922, to Jimmie Hicks Galloway and Cora Mae White Galloway in Pontotoc County.
She was a wonderful Christian lady and prior to her death was the oldest living member of Cooke Memorial Baptist Church and was very active prior to becoming disabled.
She loved vegetable and flower gardening and reading her Bible. She was an employee of Rivera Inc. shirt factory for more than 40 years before her retirement. She was a source of encouragement to many. She will be missed by all who knew her as well as her family and relatives.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at Browning Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with the Rev. Carl C. Ritchie, Kevin Purdon, Dr. Kermit McGregor and Dr. Ken Hester officiating. Burial will follow in the Pontotoc Memorial Gardens. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by her son, Donald Glynn Franklin Sr. and wife, Laura; two grandchildren, Donald “Glynn” Franklin Jr. and wife, Shanna, as well as Angie Franklin Higgins and husband, Gary; her six great-grandchildren and the love of her life, Stephen Conner Higgins, Lacey Caroline Higgins, Lauren Christine Higgins, Ryne Andrew Franklin, Whitman Lake “Whit” Franklin and Emily Jane “Emi” Franklin. She is also survived by one sister, Pearl Saxon of Pontotoc; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband: Lacy M. Franklin, in 1993, as well as two brothers, William “Bill” Galloway and Willie “Joe” Galloway; a sister: Annie Leona “Ann” Malone; and a nephew: Eddie Carl Galloway.
Pallbearers will be James Galloway, Earnest Galloway, Elbert Lyons, Delbert Lyons, Joe Phil Whitten, Quay Bland, Rodney Franklin and Jimmy Franklin. Honorary pallbearers will be the Tuesday Bible Study Group of the Pontotoc Senior Apartments.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 12 noon till service time.
Memorials may be sent to Sanctuary Hospice House, P.O. Box 2177, Tupelo, MS 38803 or to First Baptist Church TV Ministry, 31 W. Washington Street, Pontotoc, MS 38863 or to Cooke Memorial Baptist Church.
Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com.
CALHOUN CITY – Colette Haimes, 65, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at Calhoun City Health Services Nursing Home. She was born Oct. 5, 1947, in Verdun, France. She was a member of College Hill Baptist Church.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Pryor Funeral Home Chapel in Calhoun City with Jon Haimes officiating. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Patricia (Chris) White of Calhoun City and JoAnn Rounsaville (Dale) Avery of Big Creek; two sons, Bill (Felicia) Haimes of Vardaman and Chris (Renea) Haimes; one sister, Yolande Mathon of France; two brothers, Roger Perrin and Jean Claude Perrin; nine grandchildren, Misty (Jarod Logan) Haimes, Leona (James) Tutor, Monica (Jake) Weldon, Linda (D.J.) Dobbs, Christy (J.R. Turner) White, Dylan Haimes, Stacie Haimes, Dewayne Lester and Catlin Lester; five great-grandchildren, Alyssa Kellum, Abby James, Natalie Tutor, Nayomie Tutor and Brayden Tutor.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Dale Haimes; her parents, Yvan and Suzanne Perrin; a brother, Serge Perrin; sisters, Monique and Yvonne; and a great-grandchild, Andrew Lester.
Pallbearers will be D.J. Dobbs, Jake Weldon, Jarod Logan, J.R. Turner, Joe Hood and Jimmy Mooneyham.
Honoray pallbearers will be Boyd Hood and Jerry Haimes.
Online condolences can be left at pryorfuneralhome.com.
NEW ALBANY – Mary Kathryn “Koko” Barton, 50, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born Sept. 22, 1962, in Michigan. She moved to Mississippi with her family in 1974. She loved tennis and was a promising player in California and for New Albany High School. She attended Bouder Fashion College in Atlanta, Ga. She studied photography at the University of Mississippi and had a photography business in New Albany and a store with her mother called Serendipity. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in New Albany.
A private memorial service will be held at the family home at a later date.
She is survived by her mother, Kathryn Kitchens of New Albany; and her brother, Hub Barton of Nesbit.
She was preceded in death by her father, Ernest Hubbard Barton.
For online condolences and guest registry, visit unitedfuneralservice.com.
Rev. Cornell Daughtry
STARKVILLE – The Rev. Cornell Daughtry, 79, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Starkville Manor. Born on Jan. 17, 1934, to Jesse and Jonnie Daughtry, he graduated from Olive Branch High School, Mississippi College and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He was pastor at churches in Coldwater, New Albany, Winona, Indianola, Rosedale, Brooksville and Starkville. He also served as director of the Baptist Student Union at Mississippi Delta Community College.
He was preceded in death by his parents and eight brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his wife of over 58 years, Shelby Daughtry of Starkville; sons, Clay Daughtry (Kathy) of Cleveland, Ala., Lee Daughtry (Kathy) of Starkville and Brad Daughtry (Laura) of Huntsville, Ala.; sister, Lorraine Goodwin of Horn Lake; and grandchildren, Jesse Daughtry and Josh Daughtry of Starkville, Rachael Daughtry and Lane Daughtry of Huntsville, and Katelyn Daughtry and Clay Daughtry of Cleveland, Ala.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church in Starkville. Burial will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery in Starkville. Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Welch Funeral Home in Starkville.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association Mississippi Chapter, 196 Charmant Drive, Ste. 4, Ridgeland, MS 39157.
Sign the online guest register at www.welchfuneralhomes.com.
BOONEVILLE – Virginia Elizabeth Hill, 96, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013. She was born on Dec. 3, 1916, to Ernest and Lucy Crawford. She was a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church in the Blackland community. She retired from Prentiss Manufacturing after more than 30 years.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at McMillan Funeral Home in Booneville with Bro. Brad Ball and the Rev. Alan Wilson officiating. Burial will be in the Booneville Cemetery. McMillan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by two daughters, Joy H. Kinard of Collierville, Tenn., and Judy (Max) Wilson of Olive Branch; four grandchildren, Russell (Melissa) Kinard, Beth (Robby) Hultz, Alan (Lisa) Wilson and Brent (Rebecca) Wilson; 10 great-grandchildren, J.R. Kinard, Rachel Kinard, Madison (Nick) Hensley, Jose Hultz, Alexander Hultz, Billy Max Wilson, Alyssa Wilson, Angel Wilson, Emma Wilson and Mary Thames Wilson; three special nieces, Carolyn (Bruce) Bigelow, Joyce Morris and Patsy (Ralph) Johnson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell B. Hill; her parents; and three sisters, Emma McCarley, Ernestine Garner and Bessie Arnold.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time today at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com.
GLEN – Dorothy Deloris “Loricy” Voyles, 49, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at her home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories in Corinth. Interment will be in Liberty Hill Cemetery at Glen.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5 to 9 p.m. today and from noon to service time Wednesday.
Condolences can be left at www.magnoliafuneralhome.net.
SHANNON – Debra Jo House Grubbs, 62, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, after an extended illness. She was born in Lee County on Dec. 9, 1950, to Henry House and Lucille Day Knowles. She graduated from Nettleton High School in 1968. Before retiring, she spent over 25 years in the Quality Control/Inspection Division of Tecumseh Products. A civic minded, patriotic citizen, she had served the last 10 years on the Shannon Board of Aldermen as well as a tireless volunteer for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. She loved good books but was best known as a nurturing wife, mother and grandmother to her family.
A celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Tupelo Church of God with Bro. Jack Ezell and Bro. David Laman officiating. Private burial will follow in Doty Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, all at the church. Holland Funeral Directors Tupelo Chapel is entrusted with arrangements. Condolences may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Survivors include her husband of 45 years, Jerry L. Grubbs of Shannon; two sons, Jerry B. “Bennie” Grubbs (Tammie) of Hatley and Ricky L. Grubbs (DeeAnn) of Shannon; two daughters, Anita Brown (Mitch) of Brewer and Tammy Bullock (Tim) of Dry Creek; brother, Stanley House (Lisa) of Nettleton; sisters, Bessie Seymore of Shannon, Molly Cruse (Mack) of Okolona; brother-in-law, F.T. Grubbs of Tyrone, Ga.; 13 grandchildren, Brock, Dustin (Joy), Kristin (Duwaine), Cody (Bethany), Alan, John, Britney, Nichole, Whitney, John, Austin, Katelyn, and Karlie; seven great-grandchildren, Taylor, Audra, Dalton, Macyn, Averie, Benjamin, and Gracie; special friends, Roger and Gail Franks, of Mooreville. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Pallbearers will be Jamie Franks, Perry Knowles, Jeff Knowles, John Knowles, James Oswalt, Jimmy Rutherford, Randy Grubbs and Jeffery Grubbs.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 1907 Dunbarton, Suite C, Jackson, MS 39216.
FULTON – Faye Loague Riley, 77, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. She was born Oct. 8, 1935, to Trenton R. and Caress Wood Loague. She was a member of Friendship United Methodist Church and the Friendship Homemakers Club. She enjoyed being around her family, especially her grandchildren.
Services will be at 1 p.m. today at the McNeece-Morris Funeral Home Chapel in Fulton with Bro. Gary O’Neal officiating. Burial will be in Itawamba Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include two sons, Ronnie Riley and Rickey Riley (Stephanie); one daughter, Rhonda Comer (Tony), all of Fulton; five grandchildren, Justin Comer (Merrie), Jayson Comer (Candy), Louis Lee (Allie), Cade Riley and Jodi Comer; three great-grandchildren, Addison Lee Comer, Will Riley Comer and Tanner Boutwell; one brother, Junior Loague (Joyce) of Fulton; one sister, Sue White of Dorsey; one brother-in-law, Homer Loden of Tupelo.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Wayne Riley, who died March 12, 2008; one brother, Trice Loague; two sisters, Mona Loden and Joyce Cooley; and her parents.
Pallbearers will be Justin Comer, Jayson Comer, Louis Lee, Cade Riley, Gerald Neeley, Darrell Riley and Matt Riley.
Visitation will continue until service time today at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Friendship United Methodist Church, 645 Hwy. 363, Mantachie, MS 38855.
Online condolences may be shared at www.mcneecemorrisfuneralhome.com.
OXFORD – Karen Sue Walker Williams, 49, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford.
Services will be at noon today at Coleman Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford. Interment will be in Hopewell Cemetery at Vaiden. Coleman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Karen Walker Williams Funeral Fund, P.O. Box 160, Oxford, MS 38655.
Online condolences may be left at www.colemanfuneralhome.com.
Judge C. Clement
BELMONT – Judge C. “J.C.” Clement Sr., 95, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at ECM Hospital. He was born Sept. 30, 1917, to Doc Walker and Mary Wigginton Clement. He was an overhead crane operator for Reynolds Metals. He was loved and admired by those who knew him. He was a man of wisdom and lived a life committed to his family. He touched everyone he knew with his sense of humor and his love of life.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Belmont with Bro. Roger Wood and Bro. Greg Forbus officiating. Burial will be in Ridge Cemetery. Deaton Funeral Home of Belmont will be in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by four children, Joyce Clement Thompson (Dr. Donald) and Jack Ronald Clement (Dawn), all of Florence; Jo’el Clement Thompson of Birmingham and J.C. Clement Jr. (Patsy) of Belmont; eight grandchildren, Angela Loo’ser, Mark Dennis, Annalisa Jager, Todd Thompson, Tammy Bostick, Clay Clement, Mollie Walker McLemore and Carter Clement; 17 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; one brother-Charles Clement of Sheffield.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Alvalene Mayhall Clement; 10 brothers and sisters, Illa Prestage, Ida Allen, Edith Goodwin, Inez Goodwin, Annie Frost, LaRue Montgomery, Robert E. Clement, Edward Clement, John Clement and D.W. Clement.
Pallbearers will be Clay Clement, Carter Clement, Todd Thompson, Mark Dennis, Justin Thompson, Houston Loo’ser, Alex Jager, Jordan Jager, Reagon Jager and Torrey Bostick.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until service time today at Deaton Funeral Home in Belmont.
BLUE MOUNTAIN – Bernard Clark, 69, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at his home. He was born Feb. 22, 1944, to Thomas Smallwood and Ruth Jackson Clark in Tippah County. He was a sales representative and a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Ripley and a graduate of the University of Mississippi.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at McBride Funeral Home Chapel in Ripley with the Rev. Jason Harms and the Rev. Steve Hill officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery in Blue Mountain. McBride Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Kay Freeman Clark of Blue Mountain; one daughter, Angie Clark Mansell of Blue Mountain; two sons, Keith Clark (Mendy) and Chris Clark, both of Blue Mountain; seven grandchildren, Jessica Mansell Jordan (Kyle), Laura Beth Mansell VanTassell, Nathan Mansell, Peyton, Kate and J.T. Clark, and Ally Clark; three great-grandchildren, Eli and Reece Jordan, and Hayven VanTassell; two sisters, Beth Hill (Jimmy) of Ripley and Rebecca Riskedahl (Ken) of Tupelo; one sister-in-law, Shirley Clark of Ripley; and one brother-in-law, Burt Jennings Jr. of Fairhope, Ala.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one grandson, Matthew Clark Mansell; one brother, John Smallwood Clark; and one sister, Ilene Jennings.
Pallbearers will be Peyton Clark, Nathan Mansell, Richard Eaton, Mike Eaton, Rodney Eaton, Kyle Jordan and Donnie Hill.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5 to 9 p.m. today and from 7 a.m. to service time Wednesday.
Memorials may be made to My Choices Center, 109 Bails Road, Ripley, MS 38663.
To view and sign the online guestbook, visit www.mcbridefuneralhome.com.
PONTOTOC – Peggy J. McMillen, 59, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at her home. She was a loving wife and mother. She was a former employee of Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County.
Services will be at noon Wednesday at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc. The Rev. Junior Ritchie will officiate. Burial will follow in Carey Springs Cemetery. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, the Rev. James McMillen; her children, Jamie and Crystal McMillen; her mother, Ruth Phillips; brothers, Larry and Tim Phillips; grandchildren, Jayme Lea, Peggy Ruth and Morran Diana McMillen.
She was preceded in death by her father, James Earl Phillips; her grandparents; and several aunts and uncles.
Pallbearers will be Lee Patterson, Byron Morgan, Shane Clark, Timmy McMillen, Billy Holley and Jeremy McDonald.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to service time Wednesday.
FULTON – Carolyn Prestage Chatham, 74, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Senter Funeral Home in Fulton.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.senterfuneraldirectors.com.
COVINGTON, Tenn. – Mary Louise Grantham Martindale, 87, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at Covington Manor in Covington, Tenn. She was born Nov. 30, 1925, to James Henry Clay and Rosie Lee Lowrance Grantham. She was a member of Gilt Edge Church of Christ. She worked for Kraus Model Cleaners as a seamstress.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Ripley Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Donnie DeBord officiating. Burial will be in New Salem Cemetery in Walnut.
She is survived by one daughter, Betty Louise Cooley (Bob) of Atoka, Tenn.; one son, Billy Farris Martindale (Cheryl) of Ripley, Tenn.; 10 grandchildren, Rachell Austill of Mississippi, Terry Martindale of Ripley, Tenn., Danny Martindale of Tiptonville, Tenn., Debbie Martindale of Memphis, Donnie Perkins of Ripley, Tenn., David Perkins of Memphis, Mary Tolbert and Rob Cooley, both of Atoka, Tenn., Jessica Hirsch (Ryan) of Ft. Gordon, Ga., and Jennifer Cooley of Atoka, Tenn.; and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Elmer Farris Martindale; one daughter, Bonnie Perkins; two sons, David and Danny Martindale; one sister, Graple Heathcock; and two brothers, Andy Grantham and Lee Grantham.
Pallbearers will be Donnie Ray Perkins, Vernon Hill, Bob Tolbert, Terry Martindale, Rob Cooley and Chris Tolbert.
Visitation will be from 10 until 11 a.m. Wednesday at Ripley Funeral Home Chapel.
To view obituaries online and sign the guestbook, visit www.ripleyfuneralhome.com
SMITHVILLE – Lavada Lorell Reagan Stovall, 80, died on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at her home. Born Aug. 27, 1932, in Brynton, Ark., she was a daughter of the late Robert Corey and Florence Carroll Reagan. She married Raymond T. Stovall. Along with her husband, she was a business owner for over 30 years in Wichita, Kan. She was a member of the Pearce Chapel Free Will Baptist Church.
A celebration of life service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Pearce Chapel Free Will Baptist Church in Smithville with Bro. Van Dale Hudson officiating. Burial will be in the Hatley Cemetery. E.E. Pickle Funeral Home of Amory is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include two sons, Dennis W. Stovall of Bedford, Texas, and Patrick D. Stovall of Smithville; one daughter, Ruthann Stovall of Bedford, Texas; sister, Ruth Adams of Brynton, Ark.; four grandchildren, Michael Stovall, Joann Gandolfi, Zachary Stovall and Russell Shaw; and three great-grandchildren, Jason Shaw, Jacob Stovall and Rocko Gandolfi.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 45 years, Raymond Stovall; two sisters and five brothers.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. The body will lie in repose one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.
Memories and condolences may be expressed at eepicklefuneralhome.com.
SOUTHAVEN – Franklin Glenn Tice died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Crown of Life Church in Southaven, with services following at 7 p.m.
Services also will be at noon Thursday at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Belmont. Burial will be in Dennis Memory Gardens at Dennis.
Deaton Funeral Home of Belmont will be in charge of arrangements.
MANILA, Ark. – Tasha Holder, 43, formerly of New Albany, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, as the result of an automobile accident on Hwy. 77 in Manila, Ark. She was born Nov. 22, 1969, in Osceola, Ark., to Gene Camper and the late Jeanette Scott Camper. She was a CNA at Monette Manor Nursing Home.
Services will be at 3 p.m. today at Victory Life Center with Bro. Mark Bishop officiating. Burial will be in Glenfield Memorial Gardens. Serenity Funeral Home of New Albany is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by her children, Zoe Mae Grace Holder of Manila, Ark., and Zachary Nolan Griffith of New Albany; her father, Gene Camper; her siblings, Nathan Nolan (crystal) Camper and Ethelda Jean Camper Humphrey, all of New Albany.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Jeanette Scott Camper.
Pallbearers will be Cody Camper, Cody Keith, Alex Shelton, Jordan Hamby, Jimmy McNair and Nathan Camper.
Visitation will be from noon to 2:45 p.m. today at the Victory Life Center.
COLUMBUS – Shelia Ann Gray Glover, 55, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at her residence in Lowndes County. She was born Sept. 13, 1957, in Columbus to Emma Dean Stapp Gray and the late Alfred Rush Gray. She grew up and attended school in Columbus and was of the Pentecostal faith. While living in West Memphis, she was a district manager of six Sonic Drive- Ins, often flying on business trips, which she enjoyed. Full of life, she loved being around people, especially her family, whom she loved dearly. A great sense of humor, she loved making people smile, joking with others and never met a stranger.
She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Rob Glover; daughter, Shell Glover of Columbus; sons, Joshua Honnoll (Cindy) of Texas, and Rob Glover Jr. of Columbus; her mother, Emma Dean Stapp Gray of Columbus; brothers, Alton Gray (Helen) of Columbus, Bobby Gray (Tonya) of Cedar Bluff and Paul Barksdale (Lena) of Ala.; three grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a sister, Christie Lynn Barksdale.
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home in Amory. Burial will follow in Jones Chapel Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Shane Gray, Stacey Ray, Chris Binion, Lamar Lee, William Paul Bird and Bobby Gray II. Honorary pallbearers will be Derek Anthony Gray Sr., Paul Barksdale and Derek “Bam-Bam” Gray Jr.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service Wednesday.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at eepicklefuneralhome.com.
KILLEN, Ala. – Beatrice Ewing Northington, 78, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home in Killen, Ala. She was born in Itawamba County on Jan. 8, 1935. She was retired from Blue Bell. She was a former resident of Dennis. She was a member of Dennis United Methodist Church, UMW and treasurer.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Belmont with Bro. Tim Hankins and Erick Brown officiating. Burial will be in Belmont Memory Garden at Belmont. Deaton Funeral Home of Belmont is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors are one daughter, Libby Kundert (Richard) of Ft. Collins, Colo.; one son, Thomas Scott Northington (fiancée, Tabitha Cole) of Killen, Ala.; grandchildren, Alison Rhodes, Ava Rhodes, Ashley, Justin, Casey and Tyler Northington, Jackson Cole and Parker Cole; one sister, Nellie Palmer of Fulton; and one brother, Lewis Ewing of Tallapoosa, Ga.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Northington; her father, Charlie Ewing; her mother, Cleo Ewing; and four brothers, Lawrence, Buel, Wayne and Boyd Ewing.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Dennis United Methodist Church.
WALNUT – Jettie Ruth Pannell Wilbanks, 84, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, in Corinth.
Services will be at 1 p.m. today at the Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories in Corinth. Burial will be in County Line Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time today.
Online condolences can be left at www.magnoliafuneralhome.net.
EUPORA – Janette McCain Reid, 75, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at the Golden Living Center in Eupora.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora. Burial will be in the Eupora City Cemetery. Oliver Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
MYRTLE – Ralph W. Smithey, 75, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at his home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at United Funeral Service in New Albany. Other arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by United Funeral Service.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
CORINTH – Delton “Dell” Plunkett, 81, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Corinthian Funeral Home in Corinth.
RIPLEY – Olene Hodum Meeks, 81, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
RIPLEY – Frankie Lee Wommack, 57, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at his home in Ripley. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home.
To view obituaries online and sign the guestbook, visit www.ripleyfuneralhome.com.
TUPELO – Marie Stewart Woods, 85, died Monday at the North Mississippi Medical Center after a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors.
NETTLETON – Guy A. Green, 71, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center in Amory after a brief illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Nettleton.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
BOONEVILLE – Dillon James Radke, 21, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Booneville Funeral Home Chapel.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
PACE, Fla. – John Benjamin Foreman, 52, formerly of New Albany, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Tutor Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc.