Obituaries March 13, 2013

By NEMS Daily Journal

Judy Putt
MOOREVILLE – Judy Faye Putt, 59, died suddenly on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. She was born Jan. 25, 1954, in Waukegan, Ill., to William R. and Joann Lippincott Harbin. Judy graduated in 1972 from Mantachie High School, and then attended Itawamba Community College. She was a 1976 graduate of Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in business. She was a member of Phi Theta Kappa and a librarian while attending Mississippi State.
Judy worked at the Daily Journal for 36 1/2 as a copy editor/features designer. She loved to cook and collected many recipes from the cooking section of the Daily Journal.
Judy was a member of East Heights Baptist Church, where she served as a Sunday School teacher and later served in the Children’s Ministry. She was devoted to caring for her special needs brother. She was a Christian, a devoted servant of God and enjoyed Southern gospel music.
Judy enjoyed many years of boating with family and was an avid Mooreville High School athletic fan. She was involved in many community events such as Relay for Life, Breast Cancer Awareness, Gum Tree and the Empty Bowl luncheons.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at East Heights Baptist Church of Tupelo with the Rev. Tim Brown officiating and eulogies by Lloyd Gray and the Rev. Eddie Boutwell. Burial will be in Boguefala Cemetery. W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her husband of 36 years, Jerry Putt of Mooreville; six siblings, Linda Farrar of Mantachie and her son, a special nephew to Judy, Chris Gann, Debra Smith of Jackson, Cindy Garner (Donnie) of Amory, Billy Harbin Jr. of Tupelo, James Harbin of Mantachie and Pam Farris of Tupelo; two sisters-in-law, Dianne Kirkman (Johnathan) of Greensboro, N.C., and Lynn Hall (Bobby) of Saltillo; her mother-in-law, Ellen Stroupe (Wayne) of Mooreville; many nieces and nephews; her special pets, Laney and Sophie; and her mother, Joann Harbin of Mantachie.
She was preceded in death by her father, William Rayburn Harbin Sr., and her special pet, Angel.
Honorary pallbearers will be Chris Gann, Eric Farris, Joey Hall and Bobby Hall.

Martha Rogers
FULTON – Martha Nell Pearce Rogers, 66, went home to Jesus on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at the North Mississippi Medical Center after an extended illness. She was born on Sept. 2, 1946, in Itawamba County to Howard Pearce and Betty Riley Pearce. Martha married Joel Rogers on May 23, 1964, and graduated from Itawamba Agricultural High School on May 24, 1964. At the age of 36 she returned to Itawamba Community College, graduating with a 4.0. She was selected to be in Phi Theta Kappa and Who’s Who Among American Junior Colleges. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Mississippi in 1990, earning her B.S. degree in business while holding a full-time job and taking care of her family.
Martha retired from the Itawamba Department of Human Services in 2009. She also worked for Itawamba Manufacturing, the Itawamba Hospital, Mueller Brass, and Dr. L.P. Britt’s Fulton office. She loved flowers, quilting, cooking, designing floor plans and home decorating. She was Itawamba County Times’ Cook of the Month in the late 1990s and again in February 2013.
Actively involved in community service, she was at one time a member of the Edelweiss Garden Club in Fulton and later in the Pilot Club of Fulton, working tirelessly in their fundraiser and service projects. At work she spearheaded efforts to provide needed help to families at Christmas.
A longtime member of Trinity Baptist Church in Fulton, “Miss Martha” taught 2-3 year olds in Sunday School and Children’s Church, teaching children of children she taught. She also wrote several children’s Christmas plays for the entire church. In addition, she was an active teacher for Awana on Wednesday night, as well as serving faithfully on many church committees.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 14, at the Fulton Chapel of McNeece-Morris Funeral Home. The Rev. Dr. Don Baggett will officiate. Burial will be in Itawamba Memorial Gardens. McNeece-Morris Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Pallbearers will be Bill Minor, Jimmy Wilson, Gerald Wallace, Tim Justice, Larry Brown and Jerry McGee. Honorary pallbearers will be her nephews and Sinurd Thorn.
Survivors include her husband of 48 years, Joel Rogers of Fulton; her son, David Rogers of Fulton; her parents, the Rev. Howard and Betty Pearce of Fulton; one sister, Patricia (Ken) Bishop of Fulton; her brothers, Howard Jr. and James (Debbie) of Horn Lake; a brother-in-law, Eddie (June) Harbin of Amory; several nieces and nephews and grandnieces and grandnephews who adored Aunt Ma. In addition, she is survived by special grandchildren, Madi Raper and Ryan Perich; special friends, Stuart Herring, Jerry Maxcy, Sandra Newton and Shirley Ramsey; and a special cousin, Mary King.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Pearce, and a sister, Linda Harbin.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Trinity Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 638, Fulton, MS 38843.
Online condolences may be shared at www.mcneecemorrisfuneralhome.com.

Jamie Madden
CORINTH – Jamie Brawner Madden died Monday, March 11, 2013, at Whitfield Nursing Home. She was born in 1915 to James Franklin and Minnie Brawner in Alcorn County. She was the widow of Herman J. Madden. She lived most of her life in Alcorn County.
She is survived by a daughter, Menna Wood (Carl Wood); one grandson, Robert Hayden Worsham Jr. (Whitney) Worsham; four great-grandchildren, Robert Hayden Worsham III, Priestly Hess Worsham, Prentiss Page Worsham and Kate Madden Worsham; and one sister-in-law, Mrs. Adolph Brawner.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Ruth Hess Worsham; five brothers, Arnold Brawner, Sanford Brawner, Joe Brawner, Marcus Brawner and Adolph Brawner; and two sisters, Verda Brawner and Mahenri McEwen.
The service will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at McPeters Inc. Funeral Director’s Chapel. Burial will be in Forrest Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2:45 p.m. today.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.

James Bishop
IUKA – James Hector Bishop, 92, died Monday, March 11, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Iuka.
Services will be at 1 p.m. today at Cutshall Funeral Home Chapel in Iuka. Interment will follow in Bishop Cemetery. Cutshall Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will continue today until service time.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Iuka American Legion Post 15, P.O. Box 813, Iuka, MS 38852.
An online guestbook can be accessed at www.cutshallfuneralhome.com.

Harvey Gray
FULTON – Harvey Wayne Gray, 95, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013, in Iuka. He was born June 6, 1917. He was the youngest of 14 children of the late James M. Gray and the late Lillie Reed Gray and was the last living member of that family. In 1936, he married Cutah Richardson. They were married for 63 years until her passing in February 2000. In 2006, he married Coreese Pardue and moved to Belmont. He oversaw the construction of many bridges in the area while working for Paul Anthony Construction Co. and Mississippi Highway Dept. Following Hurricane Camille, he moved to Long Beach, where he started a company restoring and building houses on the Gulf Coast. He was a longtime member of Fulton Church of Christ, which his family was instrumental in establishing. He was an original member of the first Fulton Fire Department. He enjoyed doing home repairs, fishing, and gardening.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Senter Funeral Home in Fulton with Mike Deaton and Bobby Ivey officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Masonic Cemetery. Senter Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife of six years, Coreese Thomas Gray; a daughter, Myra Jones of Austatula, Fla.; three sons, Wade (Myrna) Gray of Fairview, Robert (Glenda) Gray of Fulton and Archie (Sun Ae) Gray of Melbourne, Fla.; stepdaughter, Patsy (Bruce) Coats of Belmont; daughter-in-law, Marolyn Bean Gray of Ridgeland; sister-in-laws, Lois Gray of Fulton, Nina Jean Moore of Fulton, Brenda (Jack) Elliott of Red Bay, Ala., and Rose Wiska of Detroit, Mich.; 15 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, James M. Gray; his mother, Lillie Gray; his first wife and mother of his children, Cutah Gray; a son, Richard Wayne Gray; a great-granddaughter, Lydia Boggan.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.senterfuneraldirectors.com.

Verna Vickers
WEST POINT – Verna Lou Ellis Vickers died Monday, March 12, 2013, in Jackson. She was born Aug. 27, 1922. She was a lifelong resident of West Point and Clay County until 2006, when she moved to Madison to be near her son and his family. She was a retired vice president at BancorpSouth Bank in West Point, where she worked for 54 years. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in West Point.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel in West Point. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by one son, Tommy Vickers (Jeannie) of Ridgeland; two grandsons, Drew Vickers (Beth) of Bartlett, Tenn., and Scott Vickers (Joy) of Brandon; and a sister, Peggy White of West Point.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas E. Vickers, and her parents, William Henry and Katie Lee Ellis.
Memorials may be made to the Remodeling Fund at Calvary Baptist Church, 460 McCord St., West Point, MS 39773; the Building Fund at Grace Bible Church, 380 Highland Colony Parkway, Ridgeland, MS 39157; or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com.

George Lamons
MEMPHIS – George Wallace Lamons, 40, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at his residence in Memphis. He was born April 1, 1972, in Pontotoc County to Jimmy Lee Lamons and Linda Sue Scott. He graduated from Nettleton High School and had attended Itawamba Community College. He was Baptist by faith. He had a big heart and loved everyone. He was known for his sense of humor and his beautiful singing voice. He had previously sung with several gospel music groups. He loved his dog, Bailey.
He is survived by brothers, Mark Lamons (Sara), Emrick Lamons (Kit) and Derrick Scott (Misty); sister, Pamela Lamons; special cousin, Angie Thomas; those instrumental to his upbringing, Jean Lamons, Rita Spruill, Larry and Diane Gibson; other relatives including Linda Ray (Jimmy); several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jimmy Lee Lamons, on Jan. 14, 1979.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday at Chesterville Calvary Baptist Church. A short committal service will be held at 1 p.m.

Shirley Arnold
BOONEVILLE – Shirley C. Arnold, 72, died Monday, March, 11, 2013, at Magnolia Regional Hospital in Corinth. She was born Sept. 27, 1940, to Andrew Carlock and Emma Pruitt. She was a member of Concord Baptist Church.
Services will be at 3 p.m. today at McMillan Funeral Home in Booneville with Bro. Robert Walker officiating. Burial will be in Concord Cemetery.
Survivors are her husband, Stanley C. Arnold of Booneville; one son, James “Jimmy” Stanley (Valerie) Arnold of Booneville; one sister, Mary Elizabeth Green of Booneville; one granddaughter, Amber Riddle of Booneville; one great-grandson, Elijah Brayden Riddle; one niece, Marilyn Carlock of Southaven; and one nephew; Mel Carlock of Tupelo.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Doris; and two brothers, Pete and Putt.
Pallbearers will be Terry Green, Jackie Green, Kenneth Green, Gary Green and Jimmy Arnold. Honorary pallbearers will be Ricky Green and Harold Kirk.
Visitation will continue until service time today at McMillan Funeral Home.
Condolences can be made at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com.

Arthur Mathis
MEMPHIS – Charlie Arthur Mathis, 82, died Sunday, March 10, 2013, in Memphis.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories in Corinth. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery in Walnut.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 10:30 a.m. to service time Friday.
Online condolences can be left at www.magnoliafuneralhome.net.

Thomas Winders
HOLLY SPRINGS – Thomas M. Winders, 85, formerly of Bethany, Okla., died Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Holly Springs Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Friday.

Charles Gaines
NEW ALBANY – Arthur Charles Gaines, 87, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013, at The Magnolia Manor in Tupelo, where he had resided for the past three years. He was born in Ingomar on Aug. 10, 1925, to Quay Gaines Sr. and Ruby Tyer Gaines. He attended school at Ingomar. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Navy 82nd C-B’s during World War II. He retired from the New Albany Police Department after 20 years of service. Prior to that he worked for the Union County Gas Company for 18 years.
The service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at United Funeral Service Chapel in New Albany with Bro. David Laman officiating. Burial will be in Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his son, Billy C. Gaines of Olive Branch; sister, Ruby Jean Colston; brother, Bobby Gaines (Lucy); grandson, Seth Gaines (Jenny), all of Tupelo; granddaughters, Casey Clement (Mark), and Treva Billingsley (John), all of Southaven; and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Willie Vance Jackson Gaines; a son, Johnny Gaines; his parents; and four brothers, Quay Gaines Jr., Wayne, Pete and Benny Gaines.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
In honor of Mr. Gaines’ service to his country and city, United Funeral Service will fly the Navy and the City of New Albany flags during visitation and service.
For online condolences and guest registry, go to www.unitedfuneralservice.com.

Wayne Moss
HOULKA – Aubrey Wayne Moss, 76, died Monday, March 11, 2013, at his home. He was born Jan. 26, 1937, in Chickasaw County to Barney and Inez Moss. A hard worker, he was a carpenter and worked in furniture manufacturing. He loved music and enjoyed playing his fiddle. He also enjoyed fishing and camping.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Southern Funeral Chapel in Houston. Bro. Greg Moss, Bro. Scott Samuell and Bro. Jimmy Criddle will officiate. Burial was in Ellzey Cemetery in Vardaman.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Faye Moss; his five children, Mike and Sarah Moss, Terry and Paula Moss, Tony and Barbara Moss, Ricky and Angie Moss, and Cissy and Charles Tutor, all of Houlka; four sisters, Sue Burkeen, Alice McGehee and Shirley Shopher, all of Houston, and Brenda Payne and Joe of Pontotoc; three brothers, Paul Ray Moss of Houston, Leonard Moss and Caroline of Guys, Tenn., and Hershel Moss of Oxford; a sister-in-law, Adell Moss of Cleveland, Tenn.; a brother-in-law, Sammy Wilkerson of Houlka; 14 grandchildren, Shelley Washington, Stephanie Paul and Ryan, Lesley Moore and Brian, Casey Moss, Brandon Moss, Corey and Jill Moss, Chris Moss and Courtney, Jimmy Criddle and Debbie, Paul Criddle and the mother of his children, Tara, Tim and Mallory Moss, Meagan and Andrew Morris, Dakota and Jenna Houston, and Tiffany Tutor; and 17 great-grandchildren, Presley Washington, Emily Paul, Hailee and Avery Moore, Matt Moss, Riley Moore, Ava Moss, Brett and Jackson Moss, Joey and Georgia Moss, Ethan, Landon and Caroline Criddle, Anniston and Harper Criddle, and Weston Tutor.
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents; a brother, Gene Moss; and a sister, Linda Wilkerson.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Moss, Steve Hamblin, Kent Lander, Mark Samuell, Tim Moss, Bruce Burkeen and Anthony Moss. Russell McGehee will be an honorary pallbearer.
Online condolences can be left at www.southernfuneralchapel.com.

Charles Snipes
PONTOTOC – Retired U.S. Army SFC Charles W. Snipes passed away Monday, March 11, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born to Charles Bonner and Suzie Sneed Snipes on Sept. 8, 1929, in New Albany. He married Lee Earle Mask Snipes on May 27, 1950, and shared more than 62 years together. He was a Christian and a Methodist. He was totally devoted to his wife, Lee, and their four children with plenty of love for all of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He retired with honors from the U.S. Army, where he served in the World War II and the Korean War.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Baldwin Nowell Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc. Military graveside service will follow in the Ecru Cemetery. Baldwin Nowell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Lee Earle Snipes; three sons, Charles W. “Corky” Snipes Jr. (Terri) of Muscle Shoals, Ala., Dr. Carl “Bo” Snipes (Libby) of Burlington, Iowa, and Michael Snipes of Pontotoc; one daughter, Brenda Thames (Glenn) of Terry; nine grandchildren, Dr. J.D. Snipes (Ashley), Andy Snipes (Courtney), Evan Snipes (Amanda), Melanie Hopper (Adam), John Maxcy (Laura), Will Maxcy, Craig Snipes, Laura Snipes and Wendy Snipes; seven great-grandchildren, Brantleigh Snipes, Briley Snipes, Graham Snipes, Anna Kate Snipes, Emma Claire Snipes, McKinley Snipes and Daniel Hopper; and special friends, Alton and Charlotte Barton.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister and brothers.
Military Funeral Honors Team will serve as pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers will be his grandsons, Dr. J.D. Snipes, Andy Snipes, Evan Snipes, John Maxcy, Will Maxcy and Craig Snipes.
Visitation will be from noon to service time at Baldwin Nowell Funeral Home in Pontotoc.

Annie Pearl Lowe
SHANNON – Annie Pearl Lowe died Monday, March 11, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Williams Memorial of Okolona.

Connie Owens
BOONEVILLE – Connie Lee Owens, 87, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville. She was born Jan. 5, 1926, to Charlie and Sarah Jane Cole McCombs. She was a member of Carolina United Methodist Church. She enjoyed fishing, gardening and all outdoor activities. She loved spending time with her children and many grandchildren. She also enjoyed the various activities and her friends at Landmark.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at McMillan Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Kerry Powell officiating. Burial will be in Crossroads Cemetery.
She is survived by one daughter, Jane Gillespie (Billy) of Booneville; two sons, Bradley Cain (Elesha Wigginton) and Arnold Owens (Reba), both of Booneville; eight grandchildren, Vicky DeVaughn (Mitch), Sherry Henderson, Tammy Combs, Tracey Owens, Camille Warlick (Hall), Grant Gillespie (Denise), Katie Cain and Chloe Cain; eight great-grandchildren, Jane Ellen Warlick, Mandi Michael (Kenny), Malorie DeVaughn, Meagan DeVaughn, Anna Henderson, Emma Henderson, Olivia Combs and Julia Combs; and two great-great-grandchildren, Allison Michael and Aiden Michael.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Freeman Arnold Owens; her parents; one sister, Evelyn Swinney; and two brothers, Charles McCombs and James “Dude” McCombs.
Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com.

Dorothy Morse
PONTOTOC – Dorothy Marie Pollock Morse, 85, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at her residence. She was a member of Sand Springs Community Church and a homemaker. She enjoyed word finds.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Sand Springs Community Church with the Rev. Joe Morse officiating. Burial will follow in Lambert Cemetery in Lambert. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, the Rev. Joe Morse of Pontotoc; one daughter, Lisa Shumpert (Benny) of Pontotoc; one son, Millard William Morse of Cleveland; one brother, Jefferson Burl Pollock of Batesville; seven grandchildren, Michael Morse, Billy Morse, Wanda Morse, Will Morse, Ashley Evins, Anna Harlow and April Carley; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry E. Pollock and Dicie L. Calvert Pollock; her sister, Imogene Pollock; three brothers, Hubert Pollock Jr., Evert Pollock and Earl Pollock; two stepsisters, Aline Mitchell and Delphie Reed; and her son, Marty Morse.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Sand Springs Community Church.
Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com.

Ruby DeVaughn
BALDWYN – Ruby Boren DeVaughn, 99, died Monday, March 11, 2013, at Baldwyn Nursing Facility after an extended illness. She was a retired seamstress with Blue Bell with more than 30 years of service. She was a former member and Sunday school teacher of East Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church. She was currently a member of East Marietta Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, singing, daily Bible reading and cooking. She was especially known for her caramel cakes.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Waters Funeral Home with Bro. Tim Green and Bro. Earl Barron officiating. Burial will be in the East Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.
She is survived by three sons, Billy Joe DeVaughn (Martha), Freddie DeVaughn (Helen) and David DeVaughn (Beverly), all of Baldwyn; a daughter-in-law, Linda DeVaughn of Aberdeen; 17 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Nolus and Mary Catherine Boren; her husband, William Howard “Gube” DeVaughn; a son, Horace DeVaughn; a great-granddaughter, Holly DeVaughn; a daughter-in-law, Virginia DeVaughn; two sisters, Jewel McElroy and Ruth Burns; and a brother, Vardaman Boren.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

Raymond Hamilton
TUPELO – Raymond Nathaniel Hamilton, 81, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House following an extended illness. He was born in Iuka on March 9, 1932, to Oscar Hamilton and Oza Bayless Hamilton. He was a proud American serving in the U.S. Navy stationed at Pine Island, San Francisco, Calif. During the Korean conflict he served in various locations in the Philippines, Europe, and Asia aboard the U.S.S. Pine Island. After his discharge, he returned to north Mississippi and married Ann Gregory on Dec. 25, 1964. They made their home in Tupelo where he was a partner and operator of Knight Brothers Furniture Store for 39-plus years before retiring.
He was a member of Luncheon Civitan Club of Tupelo. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. where he was active in his Sunday school class until his health failed. He was a great woodsman, enjoying hunting, fishing and walking his dog, Maggie. He frequented the library, being an avid reader of history books of all types and reading his Bible every day. He volunteered with Meals on Wheels, Joyner School greeting the students, and working at the voting precincts during elections. He was a good citizen and neighbor, respected and loved by all who knew him. and a loving and devoted husband and father.
A celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors with Dr. David Eldridge officiating. A private family graveside service will follow in Lee Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to service time Thursday only. Condolences may be emailed to hollandfuneraldirectors@comcast.net.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Ann Hamilton of Tupelo; two daughters, Cathy Ann Riley of the Richmond community and Jean Claire Vinson (Harold Vinson) of the Banner community; one sister, Doris Moss (Earl) of Grenada; three sisters-in-law, Bobbie Stewart of Verona, Dorothy Vaughan (Brooks) of Shannon and Toy Lane Weeks (Cecil) of Tupelo; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Albert, Ben, Dan and James.
Pallbearers will be Harold Vinson, Jon Weeks, Joe Weeks, Mike Maynard, Brooks Vaughan and Cecil Weeks. Honorary pallbearers will be the Tupelo Luncheon Civitan Club.
Memorials may be sent to Sanctuary Hospice House, P.O. Box 2177, Tupelo, MS 38803.

Max Staten
PONTOTOC – Max Staten, 75, died Monday, March 11, 2013. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Tutor Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc.

Marie Campbell
TUPELO – Marie Campbell, 65, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Holland Funeral Directors Tupelo Chapel.

Charles Clark
ECRU – Charles T. Clark, 61, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Tutor Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc.