Obituaries June 3, 2009

Jeanie Mitchell
ABERDEEN – Carol Jean Gordon Mitchell, 68, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at her residence in Aberdeen. She was born July 26, 1940, to Carl Jack Gordon and Emma Louise Gordon in Okolona. She graduated from Okolona High School. She grew up in Okolona and lived the past 50 years in Aberdeen, where she was a member of First Baptist Church of Aberdeen. She retired from National Bank of Commerce after 35 years of service.
In a journal she left for her children, the question was “What would be the most wonderful gift you could receive and why?” She wrote, “In material things, I have everything and more than I need. I searched my mind on this one and the most wonderful gift I could receive before I die would be to know that all of my children and grandchildren, including spouses, had a relationship with the Lord and following the Bible teachings so I would know without a doubt we would all be together again on the other side.”
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 4, 2009, in the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel in Aberdeen with Bro. Roy McKay and Bro. Roy McHenry officiating. Burial will be in Oddfellows Rest Cemetery.
Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Charlie Ben Mitchell of Aberdeen; two daughters, Lesa Mitchell Young and husband, Carsie, of Aberdeen, and Kay Mitchell Rea and husband, Robert, of Dallas, Texas; one son, Charlie Ben “Mickey” Mitchell Jr. and wife, Jeana, of Brentwood, Tenn.; two brothers, Ted Gordon and wife, Virginia, of Tupelo, and Jack Gordon and wife, Martha, of Okolona; nine grandchildren, John Callon, Ben Chase Callon, William Callon, Blake Mitchell, Mason Mitchell, Morgan Mitchell, Mitchell Rea, David Rea and Katherine Rea.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Pallbearers will be John Callon, Ben Chase Callon, William Callon, Blake Mitchell, Mason Mitchell, Mitchell Rea, David Rea, Jason Cantrell and Donald Bunch.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Arthur Brown, Kenny Tisdale, Thomas Pierce and employees of NBC (Cadence Bank).
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today, June 3, 2009, at the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen.
Dimple Whitaker
TUPELO – Dimple Whitaker, 54, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at The Meadows in Fulton after a valiant battle with cancer. She was born Aug. 10, 1954, to Ed and Vera Gates in Ripley and lived her entire adult life in Tupelo. She worked with her husband at the family business, Whitaker Realty in Tupelo. Dimple was a member of St. Luke United Methodist Church and an active participant in the Friendship Sunday School Class. She was a multi-talented person, a devoted, caring friend, wife, mother, and grandmother who lived each day to the fullest. She took excellent care of her friends and her family, doing all she did with love. She was a former member of the Red Cross board and the board of the Tupelo Gum Tree Art Museum. She especially enjoyed gardening and grew beautiful flowers, which she enjoyed sharing with her friends.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at St. Luke United Methodist Church in Tupelo with the Rev. Rick Brooks officiating, assisted by Rev. Steve Drury. A eulogy will be delivered by Jacqueline Mask. Burial will be at Tupelo Memorial Park. W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, Clyde Whitaker; her daughter, Amanda Brown Lancaster; her grandson, Austin Lancaster; her stepson, Darrell Whitaker of Oxford, his wife, Paula, and their children, Joseph, Jack, and Martha; her stepdaughter, Beth Whitaker of Madison, Wis.; two sisters, Joyce Fitzsimmons of Murfreesboro, Tenn., and Lonette Wilson of Tupelo; and her niece, Traci Harbor of Tupelo.
She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant brother, Ed Gates Jr.
Pallbearers will be Michael Blankenship, Jerry Bristow, Mike Greer, Tracy Mask, Rick Maynard, Bill Ratliff, Darrell Smith and Jim Garrison.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today, June 3, 2009, at the funeral home on Jefferson Street. The body will lie in state one hour prior to service time Thursday at the church.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1800 West Main Street, Box 1, Tupelo, MS 38801, or to a charity of your choice.
Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.
James Butler
BALDWYN – James Wallis Butler, 52, died Sunday, May 31, 2009, in Nashville, Tenn., after a sudden illness. He was a graduate of Tupelo High School and a member of the First Baptist Church of Baldwyn. He was a computer tech for Dixie Electric at Cooper Tire. He was an avid camper and flower gardener.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the First Baptist Church of Baldwyn with Bro. Stanley Huddleston officiating. Waters Funeral Home of Baldwyn is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Verna Butler of Baldwyn; a son, Andrew Butler of Chicago; his mother, Margaret Copeland Butler of Tupelo; a sister, Lynn Collier of Tupelo; a niece, Kacy Collier of Hernando; two sisters-in-law, Libby Poe of Gaston, S.C., and Eloise Marquette (Charlie) of Picayune; a number of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father, Howell Butler.
Pallbearers will be Timmy Poteet, Lanny Whitaker, Walter Gentry, Kyle Chism, Bobby Copeland and Buddy Edge. Honorary pallbearers will be the employees of Dixie Electric, Bobby Wallis and Steve Wilburn.
The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to service time today.
Memorials may be made to the building fund at the First Baptist Church of Baldwyn, or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis.

Alice Johnson
MILWAUKEE – Alice Johnson, formerly of New Albany, died Wednesday, May 27, 2009, in Wisconsin. Burial will be today in the Shiloh Cemetery. Beasley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her nieces.

Virgil R. Baker
WEST POINT – Virgil R. Baker, 78, died Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at his home in West Point. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Calvert Funeral Home in West Point.

Ricky D. Boyette
TUPELO – Ricky D. Boyette, 42, died suddenly Monday, June 1, 2009, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Lee Memorial Funeral Home.
Elnora Walters Pierson
MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. – M. Elnora Walters Pierson, 87, of died Monday, June 1, 2009, at Horton VNA Hospice in Valparaiso, Ind. She was born May 3, 1922, in Sullivan, Ind., to Martin V. and Rena Miracle Jordan. She was a homemaker. She was a lifetime member of VFW Post 2536 Auxiliary and the DAV Danny Bruce Chapter, and a former member of Women of the Moose Lodge 935. She enjoyed playing cards, gardening and spending time with her family and friends. Her smile and humor will be missed by all who knew her.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Carlisle Funeral Home with the Rev. Robert Stroup officiating. Entombment will be in Swan Lake Memorial Gardens in Michigan City, Ind. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Survivors include a son, Robert “Gene” (Jeanie) Walters of Tupelo; a daughter Sandra K. Cox of Michigan City, Ind.; grandchildren, Rodger E. (Becky) Walters, Scott A. Downs, Tim (Holly) Downs, Jill (Mike) Flemming, Kimberly (Woody) Woodruff, Christopher and Ronald Walters; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Eugene Jordan of Sullivan, Ind., Thomas Jordan of Dugger, Ind., and Vernon Jordan of Detroit, Mich. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Dale Walters in 1977 and Bernard Pierson in 2005; a son, Ronald Walters; her parents; sisters, Ruby Gallagher, Norma Haskett and Geneva Saucerman; brothers, Fred and Dale Jordan; granddaughters, Pamela Walters-Campion and Debra Jones; and son-in-law, Lester Cox.
Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.
To view her tribute, leave public or private condolences, and sign the guest book, visit www.carlislefh.com.

Douglas Graham
FULTON – Douglas Graham, 63, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at his home. He was born Sept. 13, 1945, in Itawamba County to Eucellas and Jesse Ivy Graham. He was a member of the Tilden Church of Christ. He was retired from Hickory Hill Furniture after 31 years. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, and he loved his family and two grandchildren.
Services will be at 3 p.m. today at Senter Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Paden officiating. Burial will be in Tilden Community Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy Weaver Graham of Fulton; three daughters, Amanda Parker (Don) of Southaven, and Wendy Harbor (Adam) and Chasity Graham of Fulton; two grandchildren, Conner and MacKenzie Parker of Southaven; seven brothers, Aaron Graham, Carlton Graham (Barbara), Jerry Graham (Peggy), Jimmy Graham (Melissa), Johnny Mac Graham (Janet) and Billy Graham (Betty), all of Fulton, and Charles Graham (Virginia) of Kenosha, Wis.; nieces and nephews; his mother-in-law, Ethel Mae Weaver of Fulton. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Jean Johnson (Jackie); two brothers, Wilburn Graham and Harles Graham (Jane); and his father-in-law, Luther Weaver.
Visitation will continue today until service time.

Paulette Wilbanks
WALNUT – Paulette Crum Wilbanks, 55, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at Magnolia Regional Medical Center in Corinth. She was born May 18, 1954, to Earlie and Viola Crum. She was a member of Charity Church. She formerly worked at Reed’s Manufacturing.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Charity Church with Bro. Tim Watson officiating. Ripley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, James Wallace Wilbanks of Walnut; one daughter, Machelle Hopkins (Ted Cook) of Walnut; two sons, Jerry Wilbanks and Joey Wilbanks, both of Walnut; one brother, Roger Crum (Mary Ann) of Arkansas; 11 grandchildren, Brittany Hopkins, T.J. Hopkins, Paige Doyle, Cara Wilbanks, Ryan Russell, Blake Wilbanks, Colton Crowell, Casey Crowell, Shandra Betterton and Raven Cook, all of Walnut, and Dylan Devlin of Booneville; and two great-grandchildren, Genna Betterton and Lane Betterton, both of Walnut. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, E.J. Crum.
Pallbearers will be Wade Crum, Jackie Stewart, Bubba Stewart, Steve Kirkman, Colton Crowell and Adam Wilbanks. Honorary pallbearers will be T.J. Hopkins, Casey Crowell, Ryan Russell, Blake Wilbanks, Lane Betterton and Dylan Devlin.
Visitation will be at the church until 2 p.m. Thursday. To view obituaries online and sign the guestbook, visit www.ripleyfuneralhome.com.
Ruby Mizell
RIPLEY – Ruby Bernice Mauney Mizell, 97, died Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at Golden Living Center in Ripley. She was born March 8, 1912, to William Arthur Mauney and Edna Elsie Hurt Mauney. She was a Methodist. She graduated from Peoples High School, where she was a star basketball player. She moved to Texas where she married Roy Lee Mizell. He died Sept. 24, 1981. She was a homemaker, rancher and traveling companion to her husband. She enjoyed sewing, crafting, vegetable and flower gardening, and teaching her little dog, Candace, new adventures.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Ripley Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Andy Stoddard officiating. Burial will be in Lowry United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include one brother, William Parks “Doc” Mauney (Carol) of Ripley; one sister-in-law, Wilma M. Mauney of Ripley; her niece and caregiver, Shelby Jean Roten of Ripley; nieces, Joan Stark Duncan, Sherrill Mauney McCoy, Debbie Mauney McAlister and Lenise Eaker; nephews, Harold Stark, Wayne Stark, Cecil McElroy and Mac Mauney. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Lee Mizell; her parents; three sisters, Lessie Zola Mauney Stark, Sherman Rose “Shine” McElroy and Berchie Ola Mauney Roten; five brothers, Vibrait Rush Mauney, Arlin Wade Mauney, Edsel Paul Mauney, James Fagin Mauney and Russell A. Mauney.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Ripley Funeral Home. To view obituaries online and sign the guestbook, visit www.ripleyfuneralhome.com.

James Smith
TUPELO – James William “Jim” Smith, 85, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at his residence in Tupelo after an extended illness.
A private graveside service was held Tuesday, June 2, at White Zion Cemetery in Pontotoc County. W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors was in charge of the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to White Zion Cemetery Fund, 1266 Kings Highway, Pontotoc, MS 38863.
Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.
L.C. Lenoir
ABERDEEN – L.C. Lenoir died Saturday, May 30, 2009, at Pioneer Community Hospital.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Greater Ebernezer M.B. Church with the Rev. Bobby Bowens officiating. Burial will be in Greater Ebernezer Cemetery. Belle Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Lartha R. Lenoir; eight sons, Henry (Penny) McMillian and Charlie McMillian of Minneapolis, Minn., Johnnie McMillian and Robert J. Trimble of Grand Rapids, Mich., Anthony Williams of Hamilton, Willie (Lori) McMillian, Chris McMillian and Barry McMillian; seven daughters, Betty Jean Edwards of Kalamazoo, Mich., Zella Mae Walker and Annese Saddler of Hamilton, Lyn (Ricky) Fair, Bobbie Jean (James) Davis, Janel (Chris) Davidson and Carrie McMillian; three sisters, Annie Sue Hill, Annie Mae Doss and Frances (Albert) Jones; 33 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Willie Ed “Rabbit” Eckford. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Willie Lenoir, Alex Lenoir Jr. and Roosevelt Lenoir; and four sisters, Mary Evans, Louise Dixon, Fannie L. Lenoir and Mary Love.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday for the public and from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday with the family.

Brandy Stepp
PONTOTOC – Brandy Alison Stepp, 31, died Saturday, May 30, 2009. She was a Baptist. She enjoyed being outdoors and spending time with her children.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc with Tom Carter officiating. Burial will be in Springville Cemetery.
Survivors include three daughters, Samantha Sue, Ashlynn Nichole and Consuelo Cheyenne; two sons, Dekota Blake of Baldwyn and Johnathan Austin of Oxford; her mother, Sue Stepp of Oxford; two sisters, Crystal Gray of Pontotoc and Marcie Miller of Kentucky; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Gary Stepp.
Pallbearers will be Terry Patton, Davy Owen, Johnny Miller, James Ledford, Anthony Gray, Steven Montgomery, Robin Taylor and David Montgomery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday and from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday.

John B. Goforth Jr.
TUPELO – John B. Goforth Jr., 68, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at North Mississippi Medical Center. He was born March 21, 1941, in Oklahoma to the late Millard and Viola Benton Goforth. He lived in several states and spent most of his adult life in Oklahoma before moving to Tupelo a year ago. He was a heavy equipment operator and worked for several construction companies over the years. He was a beloved father and grandfather of five, and enjoyed fishing, watching Wheel and the Price is Right on T.V.
All services and burial will be private. Holland-Harris Funeral Directors, Tupelo Chapel, is handling the arrangements.
Survivors include a daughter, Jackie Arnold (David) of Tupelo; a son, John Goforth Jr. of Cushing, Okla.; his five grandchildren, Cody, Colton, Joey, Natalee and Kyrsta; and several siblings in Oklahoma.

Jeffery D. Patterson
CORINTH – Jeffery D. Patterson, 5, died Sunday, May 31, 2009, in Corinth.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Forrest Hill Cemetery. Patterson Memorial Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Eugene Horn
NEW SITE – Eugene “Gene” Horn, 75, died Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McMillan Funeral Home.
Ida Gray
NETTLETON – Ida Mae Wright Gray, 76, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at her home after a long illness. She was born Sept. 6, 1932, in Monroe County to William Gaines and Due Drop Sheffield Wright. She was a lifelong resident of Nettleton. She was a former seamstress at Reed’s Manufacturing in Nettleton and a Pentecostal. She enjoyed quilting, working in her garden and being with her family.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Chapel of Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Nettleton with the Rev. Gary Carroll and the Rev. Harvey Reeves officiating. Burial will be in Jones Chapel Cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Kathy Alvis (Robert) of Nettleton and Ramona Laney (Jackey) of the Peaceful Valley community; two sons, Dickie Gray (Glenda) of Plantersville and Clodell Gray (Wanda) of Aberdeen; 13 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Willie Lee Gray; one son, Eddie Wayne Gray; one brother, Jim Allen Wright; and one grandson, Andrew Laney.
Pallbearers will be Justin Laney, Jake Laney, Jed Davis, Dwight Alvis, Richard Gray and Cody Gray. Honorary pallbearers will be Josh Alvis, Hunter Alvis and Austin Caldwell.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Family and friends may sign the guest registry online at www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.

Marjorie Armstrong
BALDWYN– Marjorie Letson Armstong 70, died Monday June 1, 2009, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis after an extended illness. She was born in Prentiss County in 1938 and she was a lifelong resident of Saltillo. She was a homemaker and a member of Wheeler Church of God. She loved to sing and travel.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Waters Funeral Home with Bro. James Harris officiating. Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery.
Survivors include seven children, Stanley Mitchell (Pat) of Plantersville, Brenda Austin of Saltillo, Donny Moore of Saltillo, Debbie Clark (Ronnie) of Guntown, Bo Gifford (Tacy) of Tupelo, Wanda Trimble Robert of Ellinton, Fla., and Marie Stacks (Johnny) of Tampa, Fla.; 18 grandchildren, Dedra Wingate (Larry) of Florida, Dean Harris (Sherry) of Florida, Kay Jackson of Mantachie, Jackie Sartain of Tennessee, Ray Sartain of Tennessee, Griffin Stacks and Clayton Stacks of Florida, Stewart Woods (Shelby) and Rob Woods (T.J.) of Dorsey, Sheena McNinch (Joseph) of Guntown, Ryan Mitchell (April) of Sherman, Jearmy Mitchell (Brandy) of Colorado, Robby Johnson of Thrasher, Melinda Samples (Jearmy) of Saltillo, Misty Wages of Guntown, Rhonda Bedford (Jason) of Mantachie, Taryn Gifford and Tory Gifford of Tupelo; 32 great-grandchildren; a goddaughter, Rhonda Sanderford; special son-in-law, James Harris. She was preceded in death by her parents, Troy and Bessie Lindley Harris; A daughter, and a grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Benny Harris, Jearmy Samples, P.K. Sanderford, Dwayne Garner, Joseph McNinch and James Thomas.

William Henry
TROY – William “Bo” Henry, 66, died Saturday, May 30, 2009, in Okolona. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle.
Services will be at 4 p.m. today at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc with Bro. Greg Herndon officiating. Burial will be in Eddington Cemetery.
Survivors include one daughter, Sylvia (Jeff) Lytal of Booneville; two sons, John (Candace) Henry and Ricky Henry of Pontotoc; three sisters, Jimmi (George) Brazzil of Benton, La., Haley (Bob) Richard of Germantown, Tenn., and Claris Bethune of Pontotoc; 10 grandchildren, Christopher Henry, Heather Henry, Madison Henry, Samantha Henry, Nikki Henry, Austin Henry, Cody Henry, Consuela Henry, Sloan Henry and Juelanna Henry. She was preceded in death by his wife, Consuelo Henry; his mother, Inez Kilpatrick; his father, James Edward Henry; and two brothers, James Henry and Jo Henry.
Pallbearers will be Ken Henry, Tony Bethune, Jeff Bethune, Luke Bethune, Luther Wages and Larry Donald. Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Gillian, Glen Patters, Tom Russell and Ronnie Rogers.
Visitation will be 3 to 4 p.m. today.

Elona Franks
RIPLEY – Elona Hood Franks died Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at the Tippah County Hospital in Ripley. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Ripley Funeral Home.

Sadie Stiff
SPRINGHILL – Sadie Stiff, 74, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at the North Mississippi Medical Center after a brief illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Saltillo Chapel of W.E. Pegues Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

William Whitlock
HICKORY FLAT – William Calvin Whitlock, 72, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East. He was born Jan. 15, 1937, in Hickory Flat to Calvin Whitlock and Lolita Collins Whitlock. He was a truck driver for Memphis Furniture before he retired. He was a member of Bluff Springs Baptist Church. He enjoyed coon hunting, woodworking and gardening.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Holly Springs Funeral Home with Bro. Donald Worsham and Bro. Faron Ash officiating. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery in Hickory Flat.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Lynn Faust Whitlock of Hickory; one daughter, Mary Ann Bennett (Neil) of Potts Camp; one brother, Donald Whitlock of McDougal, Ga.; an aunt, Niline Rodgers of Southaven; two grandchildren, Jordan Elise Bennett and Carson Nicole Bennett. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Lewis Chatman
OXFORD – Lewis Chatman died Monday, June 1, 2009, at the Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kenneth I. Roberson Funeral Home of Oxford.

Bobby J. Stephens
BELMONT – Bobby J. Stephens, 72, died Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Deaton Funeral Home of Belmont.

Kattie Mae Sanders
NEW ALBANY – Kattie Mae Sanders, 91, died Friday, May 29, 2009, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County. She was a member of Shady Grove M.B. Church and the widow of Carldon Sanders.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Shady Grove M.B. Church with the Rev. James Howell officiating. Burial will be in the New Albany Cemetery. Beasley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her children, K.C. Sanders of Florissant, Mo., W.J. Sanders (Hazel), Idoles Sanders and Inice Walker, all of St. Louis, Mo., and Charles E. Sanders (Mary) of New Albany; 18 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, 15 great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be today at the funeral home. The body will be placed in the church one hour prior to service time.

John H. Barnes
COUNCE, Tenn. –Funeral services for John H. “Uncle Johnny” Barnes, formerly of Corinth, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at McPeters Funeral Home Chapel in Corinth. Burial will be in Henry Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Rachel Ables
HORN LAKE – Rachel Brosious Ables, 81, died Saturday, May 30, 2009, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Southaven.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Lindsey Cemetery in Dennis. Deaton Funeral Home of Belmont is in charge of the arrangements.
Murray Cliett
WEST POINT – Murray Clark Cliett, 74, died Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Calvert Funeral Home in West Point.

Tom Young
BOONEVILLE – Thomas Guy “Tom” Young, 51, died Tuesday, June 2, 2009. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Booneville Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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