Obituaries July 9, 2010

Durant Box
BRUCE – Durant Box, 90, died Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Oxford. He was born Dec. 19, 1919, in Sarepta. He was a retired farmer and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was a 60-year member of the Masonic Lodge. He was a member of the VFW, American Legion and First Baptist Church of Bruce. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. today at Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Bruce with Dr. Daniel Hathorne and the Rev. Rex Wilburn officiating. Burial will be in the Bruce Cemetery.
Survivors include one daughter, Brenda Pettigrew (Fred) of Nettleton; one son, Steve Box (Darlene) of Bruce; one sister, Ora Mae Ferguson (Grady) of Bruce; three brothers, Dean Box (Melba) of Bruce, Roy Box (Betty) of Bruce and Paul Box of Memphis; five grandchildren, Jeff Pettigrew (Jennifer) of Nettleton, Craig Pettigrew (Shannon) of Nettleton, Brandon Box of Olive Branch, Stephen Box (Candice Crocker) of Tupelo and Jeremy Byford (Tara) of Mississippi; 11 great-grandchildren, Raegan Box, Jordan Byford, Lexie Byford, Jay Byford, Ella Grace Byford, Layne Pettigrew Lindsey, Alix Pettigrew, Sabrina Pettigrew, Holli Anna Pettigrew, Aidan Pettigrew and Avery Pettigrew.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Cleo McKibben Box, on March 15, 2010; his parents, William “Terry” Box and Roxie Brasher Box; two brothers, Hoyt Box and Ray Box; three sisters, Helen Williams, Hazel Snellings and Floy Ruth; and a grandson, Andrew Turner.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Pettigrew, Matt Lindsey, Stephen Box, Jeremy Byford, Ricky Box and Brandon Box.
Honorary pallbearers will be Joey Murphree, Billy Fred Murphree, Fred Hawkins, Coleman Mann and Harold Ward’s Adult Men’s Sunday School Class.

Bud Mauney
CORINTH – Aaron A. “Bud” Mauney, 75, died Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at his home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories in Corinth.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from noon to service time Saturday.
Condolences may be left at www.magnoliafuneralhome.net.
Elizabeth Knox
BLUE MOUNTAIN – Elizabeth Rogers Knox, 88, died Friday, July 2, 2010, at her home. She was born July 30, 1921, to Sam and Annie Hill Rogers. She graduated from Ripley High School and Foster’s Cosmetology College, and attended Rust College. She was a member of Antioch Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Usher Board and the Kitchen Committee, and a Sunday School teacher. She was employed by the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service, Tippah County Hospital and Foster & Son Funeral Home.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Antioch M.B. Church in Blue Mountain. Elder Roger Walls Sr. will officiate. Burial will be in Academy Cemetery in Blue Mountain. Foster and Son Funeral Home of Ripley is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include three brothers, Sammie Rogers of Etta, Paul (Elizabeth) Rogers of Ripley and Amos (Georgia) Rogers of Blue Mountain; five sisters, Effie Bonner of Blue Mountain, Grace Turner of Racine, Wis., Mary Venson-Brown of Minneapolis, Minn., Natlie (Charles) Evans of Peoria, Ill., and Verlene Walls Penn (Oscar) of Florissant, Mo.; a sister-in-law, Lula Jean Rutherford of Blue Mountain; one aunt; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clarence A. Knox; and a brother, George.
Visitation will begin at noon today at the funeral home. The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service time Saturday.

Alicia Ann Wilson
AMORY – Alicia Ann Wilson, 39, of Amory and North Mississippi Regional Center/Fernwood, died Thursday, July 1, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford after an extended illness. She was born Dec. 26, 1970, to Arzell and Thelma Smith Wilson. She was a member of the Prospect M.B. Church in Nettleton, where she sang in the choir and attended Sunday School on her visits home. As a special needs student, she attended Nettleton Public Schools and Amory City Schools. She graduated in 1992. She enjoyed assembling puzzles, solving word puzzles, making hook rugs and reading the Oxford Eagle.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at New Prospect M.B. Church with Pastor George Russell Taylor officiating. Burial will be at the New Prospect M.B. Church Cemetery. Darden Funeral Home of Amory is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her parents; her brother, Keith Dewayne Wilson (Janice) of Ocean Springs; her nephew, Quincy Wilson of Ocean Springs; three aunts, Irma Walton (Nathaniel) of Southfield, Mich., Lillian Robinson of Tupelo and Birdie Thornton of Wren; three uncles, Lenton Smith (Dorothy) of Wren, Arvester Smith (Ruth) of Tupelo and Willie Ivy (Barbara) of Wren.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. today at Darden Funeral Home in Amory. Family hour will be from 6 to 7 p.m. The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service.
Memorials may be made to North Mississippi Regional Center Friends Organization/Fernwood in memory of Alicia Ann Wilson. The address is 967 Regional Center Drive, Oxford, MS 38655.

Joe Manning
HOLLY SPRINGS – Joe Allen Manning, 41, died Friday, July 2, 2010, at Methodist LeBonheur University Hospital in Memphis.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Asbury United Methodist Church in Holly Springs. Burial will be in Cottrell Memorial Garden in Holly Springs. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home of Holly Springs is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home and from 10 to 10:55 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Sandra Jenkins-Sharma
OXFORD – Sandra Jenkins-Sharma, 70, died Monday, July 5, 2010, at her home in Oxford.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Burns United Methodist Church in Oxford. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Hodges-Freeman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of the arrangements.
Will T. Burress
GUNTOWN – Will T. “Deat” Burress, 81, died Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at the Baldwyn Nursing Home in Baldwyn. He was born Dec. 7, 1928, to Rube and Mable Burress in Prentiss County. He was a member of Ruben Chapel C.M.E. Church. He was a member of the Steward and Trustee Boards, and the male choir. He was bus driver, Sunday School superintendent and caretaker of the church.
Service will be at noon Saturday at Ruben Chapel C.M.E. Church with the Rev. Henry Damons officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Agnew & Sons Funeral Home of Baldwyn is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Bernice Burress of Guntown; six daughters, Peggy Skinner (Calvin) of Saginaw, Mich., Bessie Beatrice Lowe and Lorene Friar (John), both of Baldwyn, Alice F. Starks of Mantee, Bobbie S. Williams (Mark) of Jackson and Stacy Ivy (John) of Shannon; two stepdaughters, the Rev. Mary Robinson (Harold) and Rosie Cayson, both of Guntown; one aunt, Bessie Davis (Jessie) of Chicago; 16 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. today and the family hour will be from 6 to 7 p.m. today. The body will be placed in the church one hour prior to service.
Family and friends may sign the guest registry at www.agnewandsons.com.

Joyce Gill
COLDWATER – Joyce G. Gill, 74, died Sunday, July 4, 2010, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. She was a native of Brookhaven and a former resident of Harmontown. She was the daughter of Earl Grenn and Eunice Summers Grenn and the widow of Travis Gill Sr.
Private burial services will take place at a later date in the family cemetery in Clinton, La. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Sardis is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by three daughters, Kellie (Michael) Burgeois of Clinton, La., Delores (Loyd) Gibson of Como and Pam (Byran) Dull of Fort Myers, Fla.; two sons, Barry (Adele) Gill of Baton Rouge, La., and Travis (Sarah) Gill Jr. of Livingston, La.; three brothers, Carl (Gracie) Grenn, Robert (Carol) Grenn and Arnold Grenn, all of McComb; 14 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Ruby West
SUN CITY WEST, Ariz. – Ruby Hughes West, 93, formerly of Gattman, died Friday, July 2, 2010, at Sunset Choice Health in Sun City West, Ariz. She was born April 14, 1917, to John C. and Dena Taylor Hughes. She worked for three years as a seamstress at Sharps Garment in Amory. She was a member of Crews Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening and cooking.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Otts Funeral Home Chapel in Sulligent, Ala., with Bro. Edward Puckett officiating. Burial will be in Quincy Methodist Church Cemetery near Amory.
Survivors include four nieces, Joan Keener of Sun City, Ariz., Joyce Spoo of Kirkwood, Mo., Wanda Gandy of Foley, Ala., and Jackie Lucas of Winfield, Ala.; two nephews, Herman Hughes and Coley Ray Hughes, both of Winfield, Ala.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William E. West; her parents; one sister, Jetta Lee White; and three brothers, Fletcher Hughes, Raymond Hughes and George Jackson Hughes.

Birdia Nabors
HOLLY SPRINGS – Birdia Thompson Nabors, 90, died Sunday, July 4, 2010, at her daughter’s home in Holly Springs.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Isom Chapel CME Church in Holly Springs. Burial will be in the church cemetery. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home of Holly Springs is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home and from 9:30 to 10:25 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Christopher Nickson
MEMPHIS – Christopher Lawrence Nickson died Saturday, July 3, 2010, at The Med Trauma Center in Memphis. He was born on Aug. 21, 1988, in New Albany to Tammie Marie Tucker and Chris Anthony Nickson. He joined Royston C.M.E Church at an early age. He played drums for the church and sang in the male chorus. He was a 2007 graduate of Ashland High School, where he played on the varsity basketball team. He worked with his family at Tucker Trucking Co. in Lamar and most recently worked at Elite Manufacturing Co. in Ripley.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at the Miracle Temple Salt and Light Ministries with the Rev. Deldrick Leasure officiating. Burial will be in the Royston CME Church Cemetery. N.L. Jones & Son Funeral Directors of Tupelo is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include two daughters, Christen and Caitlyn Nickson; his mother and stepfather, Tammie and Fentriss Moore; his father, Chris Nickson; brothers, Chris Neely and Jaylon Moore; stepsister and stepbrother, Kourtney and Fentriss Moore; grandparents, Charles and Fannie Tucker, and Birdie Rutherford, Sherman Moore, Mildridge Merriweather; great-grandparents, Henry and Jearline Tallie, Frances Jackson; uncles, Charles Dewayne Tucker (Penny), Alonzo Tucker (Lori), Mark Tucker (Stacey), Tracey Nickson, J.T. Merriweather (Marionetta); aunts, Sharon Leasure (Deldrick), Meria Bowen, Nicole Faulkner, Debra Poplar, Marsharill Sanders, Anola Stricklin (David), Yolander Simpson and Myra Oldham (Robert); cousins with whom he shared a sibling-type relationship; and a large extended family.
The body will lie in state one hour prior to service time.
Sign the guestbook at www.nljonesandson.com.

Hoyle Barnett
GUNTOWN – James Hoyle “Worm” Barnett, 68, died Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. He was a retired auto mechanic and a member of Lighthouse Assembly of God. He enjoyed coon hunting and spending time with his family.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Waters Funeral Home with Bro. Merle Floyd and Bro. Bobby White officiating. Burial will be in Euclatubba Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Judy Barnett of Guntown; one daughter, Kayla Dunaway (Tony) of Guntown; three sons, Kevin Barnett (Holly) and Greg Barnett (Felicia), all of Saltillo, and Mark Barnett (Deborah) of Hamilton, Ala.; four sisters, Reba Floyd (Merle) and Edith Patterson of Guntown, and Delphia Smith and June Butler of Coloma, Mich.; four brothers, Durell Barnett (Pam) of Nettleton, and Ray Barnett (Frances), Roy Barnett (Brenda) and Billy Barnett (Ruby), all of Saltillo; 10 grandchildren, Breanna, Cara, Tucker, Hunter, Baylor, McKinley, Zarek and MyliScott Barnett, Tiffany Cupp (Austin) and Brittany Rock (Michael); three great-grandchildren, Jace Cupp, Graden Rock and Benson Tigner.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin and Gertha Sanders Barnett; a daughter, Sharon Renee Barnett; two brothers, Gene and Bobby Barnett; and a sister, Elsie Stanford.
Pallbearers will be Chris Oswalt, Tim Barnett, Marty Dunaway, Scott Floyd, J.R. Barnett, Austin Cupp, Michael Rock and Rodney Davis.
Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Pettigo, Doug Farley and Jason Pharr.
Visitation will be from 5 until 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Denton O’Dell
LAVONIA, Ga. – The Rev. Dr. Charles Denton O’Dell, a longtime minister of the Presbyterian Church USA, died Tuesday, June 29, 2010, at his residence. He was born June 9, 1937, in Oxford to the late Charles Dee O’Dell and Fonta Woodson O’Dell. O’Dell, reared in Marshall County, for 18 years was director of Camp Hopewell near Oxford. He helped build Camp Hopewell into a year-round camp/conference center with camps for children with cancer, diabetes and special needs. He had lived in Georgia with his wife, Ruth, for the past 20 years, where he has been actively involved in a ministry at Estatoah Wayfarers Chapel in Dillard, Ga.
He is survived by his sister, Margaret O’Dell of Holly Springs; his wife, Ruth Bailey O’Dell of Lavonia; a son, Charles Dee O’Dell II (Christina) of Charlotte, N.C.; and granddaughters, Alexanne, Clayton and Whitney O’Dell. He is also survived by his wife’s son, Sidney Ray Hill III (Kathryn), and stepgrandsons, Jack and Max Hill of Oxford.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Robert Lee O’Dell and a brother, Robert Woodson O’Dell.
A celebration of his life and a reception are planned for 2 p.m. Saturday at Camp Hopewell. Strickland Funeral Home in Lavonia, Ga., is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Camp Hopewell, 24 County Road 231, Oxford.
To sign the online registry, visit www.stricklandfh.com.

Gladys Fields
OKOLONA – Gladys Fields died Thursday at the North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Williams Memorial of Okolona.
Katherine Harries
HOUSTON – Katherine “Mama Kat” Grant Harries, 71, died at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born July 4, 1938, in Money to A.T. Grant and Valler Grant. She moved to Houston 37 years ago.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Second Baptist Church in Houston with Elder Willie Moore officiating. Burial will be in Houston Cemetery. Williams Memorial of Okolona is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, Willie c. Harries of Houston; her mother-in-law, Ruby Spearman; one daughter, Twrice Willette Harries of Houston; four sons, Dewayne Harries of Oxford, Maurice A. Harries of Amory, Fritz Eric Harries (Latara) of Nettleton and Bradford K. Harries of Shannon; 12 grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Herbert Harris.
Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Frances Donaldson
PONTOTOC – Frances “Mama Frances” Leach Donaldson, 89, died Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at Sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc. She was born Feb. 8, 1921, to Walter M. and Ola Stevens Leach. She married A.A. “Birt” Donaldson on May 4, 1940. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Pontotoc, where she was a member of UMW and a former Sunday School teacher. She was a member of Woodmen of the World. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister whose family was her greatest joy.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with the Rev. Roger Shook and the Rev. Kenneth Corley officiating. Burial will be in Pontotoc City Cemetery.
Survivors include her children, Terry (Earline) Donaldson, Billy (Martha Jo) Donaldson and Brenda (David) Horton; grandchildren, Terry L. Donaldson, Cynthia Hanley of Memphis, Joey (Michelle) Donaldson, Steven (Sherry) Donaldson, Melissa (Chris) Westmoreland and Jonathon (Mandy) Horton; 11 great-grandchildren; a sister, Dorothy (Talmage) Holloway; two brothers, Wilburn (Jean) Leach of Lakeland, Tenn., and Gary L. (Mary) of Thaxton; a brother-in-law, Frank Sneed; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents; a sister, Margie and husband, Frank; a sister-in-law, Sarah Donaldson Sneed; and a great-granddaughter, Kaley Marie Horton.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be her great-grandchildren, Trey Carpenter, Joey Carpenter, Gus Donaldson, Will Donaldson, Taylor Donaldson, Jake Westmoreland, Kiersten Westmoreland, Madison Hanley, and Abby and Katelyn Horton.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 6 to 9 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to service time Saturday.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church of Pontotoc; Unity Hospice Care, 1413 W. Main St., Suite B, Tupelo, MS 38804; or a charity of choice.

Lottie Johnson
TUPELO – Lottie Louise King Johnson, 88, died Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at Sanctuary Hospice House after an extended illness. Mrs. Johnson was born May 20, 1922, in Plantersville to Sam David and Addie Bell Payne King. She was a lifelong resident of Tupelo and a graduate of East Tupelo High School. A longtime member of East Heights Baptist Church, she was member of the Women’s Mission Union and for several years was an avid volunteer for Vacation Bible School. For 15 years she was a sales lady at Reed’s Department Store. She was a loving housewife and homemaker, and truly enjoyed her many years as a member of the East Heights Garden Club.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at East Heights Baptist Church with Bro. Charles Pratt officiating. Burial will be in Tupelo Memorial Park.
Survivors include her son, Dan Johnson; a daughter, Cheryl Bowie (Shelton) of Collierville, Tenn.; three grandsons, Justin Johnson, Brian Bowie and Andrew Bowie.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Judson Johnson, on Jan. 27, 2010; four brothers, Vardaman, Ferman, Joe and Sam King; and two sisters, Berta King and Gladys Olene.
Pallbearers are Bill King, Phil King, Jerry King, Justin Johnson, Brian Bowie, Andrew Bowie, Thomas King and Shelton Bowie.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home and from noon to service time Saturday at the church.
Memorials may be made to Sanctuary Hospice House, P.O. Box 2177, Tupelo, MS 38803.
Condolences may be e-mailed to hollandfuneraldirectors@comcast.net.

Annie Bishop
BOONEVILLE – Annie Pearl Bishop, 70, died Thursday, July 8, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Booneville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Booneville Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 until 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Earnestine Grays
SALTILLO – Earnestine Grays died Thursday, July 8, 2010, at her home in Saltillo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Agnew and Sons Funeral Home of Baldwyn.
Elige Hobson
HOULKA – Elige “Tea” Hobson, 99, died Sunday, July 4, 2010, at the Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. He was a native of Houlka, and the son of Lee and Emma Buggs Hobson. He was a member of West County Line CME Church in Houlka. He was a retired factory worker with Westinghouse Electric Company after 30-plus years in Cleveland, Ohio. He loved fishing, hunting, gardening, people and being with his grandchildren.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Thompson Chapel CME Church in Houlka. The Rev. Joe Reel will deliver the eulogy. Burial will be in East County Line Cemetery. Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Catherine “Katie” Hobson of Houlka; four daughters, Linda Dillard, Carolyn (Waymon) Lemon and Charlotte Porter, all of Detroit, Mich., and Jeannette (Ralph) Neal of St. Louis, Mo.; one son, James Williams of St. Louis; one brother, Wilbert Hobson of Kansas City, Kan.; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 to 7 p.m. today with the family hour from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Larry Rickels
TUPELO – Larry King Rickels, 62, died suddenly Thursday, July 8, 2010, in Saltillo. Mr. Rickels was born Aug. 8, 1947, in Indianola to Leland and Donie Malone Rickels. He moved back to Tupelo in 1983 after living in Mendenhall for about 13 years. He retired from the Mississippi Highway Patrol in 1994 as a Master Sergeant. He was a Trooper for 13 years and a criminal investigator for 14 years. After retiring, he started Earth Works, a company for moving dirt. He was president of Blue Knights Motorcycle Club, a Mason and a member of Hope Church. His grandchildren, his Harley Davidson and his dog, Daisy, were some of the many things he dearly loved. He enjoyed telling jokes, cooking out on the grill, working in the yard, being outdoors, keeping his vehicles spotless, tinkering on his cars and motorcycle, and especially helping others.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors with Bro. Sammy Lansdell officiating. Burial with honors will be Lee Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife of 11 years, Charlene Rickels of Tupelo; a son, Brad Rickels (Chris) of Tupelo; a daughter, Mary Ellen Rickels of Jackson; a stepson, Frank Key (Candice) of Tupelo; a stepdaughter, Courtney Worley (Jerry) of Eau Claire, Wis.; two grandchildren, Alex and Liddy Key of Tupelo; a brother, Jerry Rickels of Ecru; two sisters-in law, Nita Bailey (Howard) of Tupelo and Meg Smith of McComb; and a brother-in-law, Tommy Goodson (Lucy) of Baton Rouge, La.
Pallbearers are members of the Mississippi Highway Patrol Honor Guard.
Honorary pallbearers are Mark Kirby, Tommy Walters, Don O’Cain, Rick Johns, Sam Landrum and members of the Blue Knights Motorcycle Club.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to service time Saturday.
Condolences may be e-mailed to hollandfuneraldirectors@comcast.net.

John Kimbrell
RIPLEY – John Dixon Kimbrell, 63, died Thursday, July 8, 2010, at the Tippah County Hospital in Ripley. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by United Funeral Service of New Albany. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Ora Lee Sykes
ABERDEEN – Ora Lee Sykes, 89, died Sunday, July 4, 2010, at her home in Aberdeen.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church in Aberdeen. Burial will be in Oddfellows Rest Cemetery in Aberdeen. Belle Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The online register book can be accessed at www.bellememorialfuneralhome.com.

Annie Jo Anderson
MICHIGAN CITY – Annie Jo Anderson, 52, died Friday, July 2, 2010, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis.
Services will be at noon Saturday at Sims M.B. Church in Michigan City. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Serenity Funeral Home of Holly Springs is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 today at the funeral home.

Cherlyn Spencer
VINA, Ala. – Cherlyn Annette Spencer, 47, died Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at Helen Keller Hospital.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 10, 2010, at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Red Bay, Ala.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today at Deaton Funeral Home in Red Bay.

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