Obituaries May 6, 2010

By NEMS Daily Journal

Buddy Ellis
ELLISTOWN – James A. “Buddy” Ellis, 60, died Monday, May 3, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East in Germantown. He was born Oct. 6, 1949, in Starkville to Travis Charles “T.C.” Ellis and Edna Loyce Gullett Ellis. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army having served in the Vietnam War. He was a retired postal carrier and a member of the Ellistown Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at United Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Mike Powell and the Rev. Wayne Gullett officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. United Funeral Service of New Albany is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his mother, Edna Loyce Gullett Ellis of Blue Springs; his daughter, Amanda Ellis of Blue Springs; his son, Eric Ellis of Blue Springs; three grandchildren, Kylie Ellis, Travis Comstock and Hudson Comstock; one uncle, Dr. David Ellis; and a host of cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Travis Charles “T.C.” Ellis; a sister, Sue Ellis Sanford; a brother, Robert Ellis; and two children, Donald Bradley Ellis and Loyce Faye Ellis.
Pallbearers will be Bill O’Callaghan, Eddie Humphreys, Mike Moore, Jimmy Boyd, Wayne Mahon, Bill Coker, Larry Coker, Bennie Ray Roberts, Ronnie Basden, David Basden, James Pickens and Russell McBrayer.
In honor of Mr. Ellis, United Funeral Service Inc. will fly the flag of the United States Army at the funeral home during visitation and service.
For online condolences, visit unitedfuneralservice.com.

Dorothy H. Blackledge
WAYNESBORO – Dorothy H. Blackledge, 92, died Monday, May 3, 2010, at Southern Living Specialty Care Residence in Waynesboro, Miss. She was born Sept. 20, 1917, to John William and Mary Jane McRae Hollingshead. She was a native and longtime resident of Waynesboro, but was a resident of the Mitchell Center in Tupelo for two years. She graduated from Central High School in Waynesboro and received a bachelor of science degree from the University of Southern Mississippi. She began her teaching career in a one-room school in Wayne County and spent most of her 38-year teaching career teaching third grade at Waynesboro Central Elementary School. She was a member of Waynesboro First Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school. She was a member of the Fine Arts Club for 49 years and of Delta Kappa Gamma. She enjoyed sewing and was an avid gardener.
Services will be 11 a.m. today in the Chapel of Freeman Funeral Home in Waynesboro with the Rev. Philip McRae and Dr. Steve Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Serenity Gardens Cemetery.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Aden Jack Blackledge; and her parents.
Survivors include a son, Aden Jack (Ann) Blackledge of Meridian; two daughters, Sherry Ezell (Pat) of Waynesboro and Dotty Butts (David) of Tupelo; a sister, Mary Ellis of Downey, Calif.; five grandchildren, Santha Waites (Jerry) of Hattiesburg, Kyla Gaston (Ron) of Mobile, Ala., Bo Blackledge of Meridian, Laura Hunt of Jackson, Mary Elizabeth Butts of Tupelo; four great-grandchildren, Patrick Waites, Victoria Waites, Sarah Gaston and Isabella Gaston.
Online tribute wall and obituary at freemanfh.com.
Crafton Gillentine
TUPELO – Willie Crafton Gillentine, 85, of the Auburn Community, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at The Sanctuary Hospice House after a brief illness. He was born July 12, 1924, in Itawamba County to Willie and Ireda Moore Gillentine. He moved to Mooreville as a small child where he graduated from Mooreville High School in 1942. He married Lottie Faye Carnathan before he entered the Army. He served in a search light batallion running a radar machine. He served in the Pacific, in Hawaii and in Okinowa until World War II ended. Upon returning home, he went to work at the local Ford dealership in an “on the job training program” where he worked for several years. He and his brother-in-law, Russell “Red” Carnathan, opened C&G Garage and worked together for many years before retiring. After retirement, he enjoyed woodworking in his shop and doing yard work in which he took great pride. In his earlier years, he played fast pitch softball for local civic and community leagues and was well known for being a great pitcher and hitter. He was a devoted and faithful member of Crossroads Christian Church in the Auburn/Eggville Community serving as a deacon for many years.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at The Jefferson Street Chapel of W.E. Pegues with Bro. Devin Dutka officiating. Burial will be in Crossroads Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Lottie Faye Gillentine; two children, Michael Gillentine (Marsha) of Baldwyn and Deborah Duff (John) of Laurel; one brother, Arvis Gillentine (Virginia) of Mooreville; three grandsons, Dax Wheeler (Amy) of Laurel, Pate Gillentine and Nick Gillentine of Baldwyn; two granddaughters, Missi Shoup (David) of Brandon and Kimberly Deaton (Chris) of Mooreville; four great-grandchildren, Bailey and Cameron Shoup and Brice and Mary Margaret Deaton; his uncle, Mitchell Moore of Tupelo; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Ireda Gillentine; and one son, Timothy Crafton Gillentine.
Pallbearers will be Carey Carnathan, Eddie Carnathan, Avalon Tindoll, Barry Jenkins, Dan Ballard and Scott Wagner.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Howard Carnathan, Scott Callahan, Willie Rudd, Ronnie Jordan, Jeff Elliott and Clay Cox.
Memorials may be made to Crossroads Christian Church, 343 RD 1498, Tupelo, MS 38804 or The Sanctuary Hospice House, PO Box 2177, Tupelo MS 38803
Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.

Cora Long
BELDEN – Cora Mae “Marene” Long, 76, died Sunday, May 2, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was the daughter of James Betts and Lizzie Cherry Betts. She was born Jan. 30, 1934, in Pontotoc County. She was a member of Red Oak Grove Church in Saltillo. She was a member of the Heroines of Jericho Court #126 in Palmetto. She retired from Reed”s Mfg.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at New Salem MB Church in Pontotoc with the Rev. Michael Williams officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Agnew & Sons Funeral Home of Verona is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her husband, Purvy Long of Belden; one son, Nathaniel Joe (Onnie) Betts of Ecru; four stepchildren, Christopher (Jean) Long and Clifford Long, both of Memphis, Russell Long of Shrevport, La. and Nita Young of Tulsa, Okla.; her stepmother, Beatrice Betts of Mt. Clemens, Mich.; four sisters, Emma Pannell of Belden, Velma Betts of Tupelo, Ruthie Faye Betts of Mt. Clemens, Mich. and Roberta (Willie) McKinney of Memphis; seven brothers, Willie (Pearlean) Betts, John (Gladys) Betts, Curtis Betts, Henry Betts, all of Tupelo, Lee Ernest Betts, Herbert Betts and Willie Betts all of Mt. Clemens, Mich.; 13 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. Family hour will be from 6 to 7 p.m. today. The body will be placed in the church one hour prior to service Friday.
Family and friends may sign the guest registry at www.agnewandsons.com.

Rachel Fryar
CORINTH – Rachel D. Fryar died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at the Magnolia Regional Hospital.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Hight Funeral Home. Burial will be in Forrest Memorial Park. Hight Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Patricia Bright
WALNUT – Patricia G. Bright, 59, died Monday, May 3, 2010, at the University of Alabama.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Corinthian Funeral Home. Burial will be in the County Line Cemetery. Corinthian Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from noon until service time Friday at the funeral home.
Josephine Ricks
SHEFFIELD, Ala. – Josephine Young Ricks, 81, died Sunday, May 2, 2010. She was born Nov. 3, 1928, in Smithville, Miss. to Claude and Annie Young. She was a beloved wife, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. She attended Burrell High School in Florence, Ala. She was a faithful member of the High Street Church of Christ in Tuscumbia, Ala.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the High Street Church of Christ in Tuscumbia, Ala. with Bro. Michael Roberts officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in Sheffield, Ala. Thompson and Son Funeral Home of Tuscumbia, Ala. is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her spouse for over 60 years, John B. Ricks; one grandson, Marshall (Angela) Mason; one great-granddaughter, Dy’mond; one great-grandson, Ezekial, all of Chicago; five sisters, Myrtle Banks, Alice Fields, Helen Scott, all of Saginaw, Mich., Ocene Morris of Detroit, Mich. and Shirley Young of Sterling Hts., Mich.; one brother, Lincoln (Maria) Young of Central Islip, N.Y.; one sister-in-law, Louise Mullins; one brother-in-law, Ellis Ricks, both of Chicago; many nieces and nephews; a very special niece, Annie Jean Young; and a special friend, Joe S. Buckner.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Friday at the church.

Jeane Bishop
BLUE MOUNTAIN – Jeane Goolsby Bishop, 66, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at Golden Living Center. She was a hairdresser and cosmetologist instructor for 40 years and a bails bondsman in Ripley. She was a member of Academy Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at McBride Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Earl Barrow officiating. McBride Funeral Home in Ripley is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one son, Chad Bishop; one granddaughter, Brylea Virginia Bishop, both of Ripley; and two sisters, Talona Goolsby of Falkner and Donna Goolsby Hill of Falkner.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Willard Thomas and Hazel Inez Cagle; and two brothers, Jimmy and Bobby Goolsby.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home.

Milton Still Sr.
WALNUT – Milton Adam Still Sr., 73, died May 1, 2010, at Tippah County Hospital in Ripley. He was a farmer, mechanic and truck driver. He was a member of Piney Grove Baptist Church.
Services will at 2 p.m. Saturday at Piney Grove Baptist Church with Pastor Lonnell Perry officiating. Alfred Watts and Gene Chills will deliver eulogies. Burial will be Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery in Falkner. McBride Funeral Home of Ripley is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Lois Verdeen Jeanes Still of Walnut; four daughters, Jimmie Colyer (Arlanders) of Tupelo; Mildred Ann Still, Charlene Finger and Melissa Still, all of Walnut; one son, Milton Still Jr. (Georgia) of Walnut; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two step grandchildren; and two step great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Gennie Still; one daughter, Patricia Still; four sisters; and five brothers.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and from noon until service time Saturday at the church.
To view and sign online guestbook, visit www.mcbridefuneralhome.com.

Ida Sullivan
NETTLETON – Ida Pearl Haynes Sullivan, 86, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Darlington Oaks Hospice in Verona after an extended illness. She was born Aug. 20, 1923, in Tippah County to Dan Haynes and Addie Dillard Cook. She was a lifelong resident of Nettleton, a retired seamstress for thirty years at Reed’s Manufacturing in Nettleton and member of the Shannon Church of Jesus Christ. She enjoyed cooking for her family and going shopping.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the Shannon Church of Jesus Christ with the Rev. Paul Beam and the Rev. Mark Williams officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Nettleton is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one daughter, Helen Barnes (Harold) of Nettleton; two sons, Johnny Sullivan (Tammy) and James Sullivan (Glenda), all of Nettleton; one sister, Millie Allred of Nettleton; one brother, Joe Knight (Jeanette) of Palmetto, Fla.; two sisters-in-law, Pearl Haynes of Nettleton and Louise Haynes of Okolona; one son-in-law, Jimmy Kyle of Wren; 17 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Allen Sullivan, Terry Sullivan, Bradley Sullivan, Joe Sullivan, Donnie Barnes, Richard Kyle, Richard Petty and Larry Dean.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dale Sullivan and Billy Joe Sullivan.
Visitation will continue from 9 to 11 a.m. today at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service today at the church.
Family and friends may sign the online guest registry at www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.
Donald McGaughy
FULTON – Donald Wayne McGaughy, 49, died May 2, 2010, at his home. He was born in Chicago to Theresia McGaughy and Frazier McGaughy. He later moved to Dorsey in 1980. He worked for Larry Jones. He was united in holy matrimony to Tammy S. Shumpert in 1983.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Friendship CME in Fulton with Pastor Patrick Head Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Friendship CME Church Cemetery in Fulton. N.L. Jones & Son Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include five children, Dewayne Shumpert, Dejuan McGaughy, Shaneka McGaughy, Sharessia McGaughy and Deshawn McGaughy; his mother, Theressia McGaughy; one brother, Marvin Willis; nine grandchildren, Dean Shumpert, Dejuan McGaughy Jr., Amarian McGaughy, Tammy McGaughy, Antawn McGaughy, Aniya McGaughy, Damario Marniceo Harris, Akelia Shack and Talima Cruise; one uncle, Cheaster (Celestine) Rogers; a special uncle, James (Annie) Shumpert; one aunt, Aonice Nabors; and a host of cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father; the mother of his children; and a granddaughter, Antwanett McGaughy
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. today at the Eck & Georgia Shumpert Memorial Chapel at the N.L. Jones Funeral Home in Tupelo. The body will lie in state one hour prior to service time Friday.
To sign the online guestbook, visit nljonesandson.com.

Henrietta Terrell-Smith
DAYTON, Ohio – Henrietta Terrell-Smith, 89, died Monday, May 3, 2010, at The Sanctuary at Wilmington Place in Dayton, Ohio.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of The Living God in Toccopola, 320 Stockard Road (Pontotoc CR 207), Thaxton, MS. Burial will be in the Toccopola Cemetery. Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

James Christian
TUPELO – James Vardaman “Buster” Christian, 101, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at The Sanctuary Hospice House after an extended illness. A Lee County native and longtime resident of the Auburn Community, he was born April 21, 1909, to Howard and Della Roberts Christian. He enjoyed traveling, farming, reading and playing dominoes with friends at Avonlea. He was a member of Auburn Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and Sunday school teacher. He was one of nine siblings, all of whom preceded him in death.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Auburn Baptist Church with the Rev. Tyson Curbow and the Rev. Jimmy Henry officiating. Burial will be in Auburn Cemetery. W.E. Pegues Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one son, Samuel Christian and wife, Glenda of Kodiak, Alaska; one daughter-in-law, Sue Christian of Tupelo; seven grandchildren, Pam Christian of Tupelo, Jan McCollum and husband, Ricky of Amory, Sharon Miller and husband, Paul of Birmingham, Allison Mears and husband, Tony of Saltillo, Leann Christian of Phoenix, Pierce Christian of Kodiak, Alaska, Heather Christian Martens and husband, Mathew, of Kodiak, Alaska; and seven great-grandchildren, Emily Putman and husband, Nathan of Chapel Hill, N.C., Olivia Miller and Hastings Miller of Birmingham, Christian McCollum of Amory, Hannah Christian of Kodiak, Alaska and Abby and Tanner Mears of Saltillo.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife and the mother of his children, Olis Christian; his second wife, Marie Christian; and a son, James Christian.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons and grandsons-in-law.
Honorary pallbearers will be his great-grandsons.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church.
Memorials may be made to The Sanctuary Hospice House, PO Box 2177, Tupelo, MS 38803; or Auburn Baptist Church, 1138 Road 931, Tupelo MS 38804.
Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.

Althea Coleman
BLUE MOUNTAIN – Althea Tipley Coleman, 55, died Monday, May 3, 2010, at Baptist Desoto Hospital in Southaven. She was a school teacher.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Flatwood Grove Church in Blue Mountain with Bishop Hardy Coleman officiating. Burial will be in Flatwood Church Cemetery. Foster & Son Funeral Home of Ripley is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her spouse, Thurmond Dwight Coleman of Blue Mountain; one daughter, Sonya Coleman of Blue Mountain; four sisters, Rosie Hunt, Carolyn Porter and Michelle (John) Matthews, all of Ashland and Veshon (Aric) of Southaven; seven brothers, James A. Tipler and Cortez Tipler, both of Oakland, Calif., William Tipler of Memphis, Gaither Tipler and Dexter Tipler, both of Ashland, Alvin Tipler of Primesan, Germany and Gary Tipler of Chicago; her father, Albert Tipler; and her mother, Nelma Tipler, both of Blue Mountain.
Visitation will be from noon until 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The body will lie in state one hour prior to service Saturday at the church.

Barbara Crocker
SELMER – Barbara Crocker, 53, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at the Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. Burial will be in Woodville Cemetery in Selmer. Magnolia Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 9:30 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home.

Stacy Hamilton
CHEROKEE, Ala. – Goldie “Stacy” Hamilton, 76, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Dogwood Plantation in Corinth.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Oakland Baptist Church. Burial will be Henry Cemetery. Magnolia Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 1 p.m. until service time Friday at the church.

Rubye Miller
PENSACOLA, Fla. – Rubye Sanders Miller, 94, died Saturday, May 1, 2010, at West Florida Hospital in Pensacola, Fla. She was born Jan. 23, 1916, in New Site to Oscar and Dora McCreary Sanders. She was a retired telephone operator and a member of the Church of Christ.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the McMillan Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. McMillan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by her son, L.C. Miller of Pensacola, Fla.; four grandchildren, Larry Miller, Mike Miller, Annette Valletto, all of Pensacola, Fla. and Kay McElroy of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.; 12 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Leslie Miller.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to the Pace Church of Christ, 4075 Berryhill Road, Pace, FL 32571.

Vivian Grayson
CORINTH – Vivian Louise Grayson died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Grayson’s Funeral Home in Corinth.

Hall Meeks
WALNUT – Hall “D.G.” Meeks, 78, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McBride Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Lee Jefferson
RED BANKS – Lee Willie Jefferson, 77, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at Germantown Methodist Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Funeral Home of Holly Springs.

Betty Coats
BLACKLAND – Betty J. Coats, 64, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at Magnolia Regional Health Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McMillan Funeral Home.

Elliotte Butler
MANTEE – Elliotte Butler, 70, died Wednesday, May 3, 2010, at home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora. Burial will be in Crossroads Cemetery in Webster County. Oliver Funeral Home of Eupora is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Alberdia Danner
HAMILTON – Alberdia Danner, 79, died Friday, April 28, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hosiptal in Columbus. Born Jan. 15, 1931, in Monroe County, she was the daughter of David and Linnie Hall. She was a member of Valley Chapel United Methodist Church. She started early education at Valley Chapel and finished High School at Shivers in Aberdeen. She was a member of the order of the Eastern Stars. She loved flowers, her daughter and grand-daughters. She also loved to cook, eat and feed the community. She was devoted to her Lord, Church and family.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Valley Chapel U.M. Church with the Rev. William Hall officiating. He will be assisted by the Rev. Benjamin Wax Pastor. Burial will be in Sardis Cemetery. Darden & Sons Funeral Home of Amory is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one daughter, SanJuane Miller of Hamilton; two brothers, David (Margie) Hall Jr. of Hamilton and James (Nettie) Hall of Mt. Clement, Mich.; three sisters, Nettie Howell of Champaign, Ill., Lola Bell Cockrell of Champaign and Georgia Bond of Carson City, Calif.; two sisters-in-law, Lillie Bell Hall of Hamilton and Lonnie Mae Trull of Winfield, Ala.; and one granddaughter, Traesana Williams of Hamilton.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. The body will lie in state two hours at the church prior to services on Friday.

Frances Gallant
CEDAR BLUFF – Frances Hartsell Gallant, 93, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at the Tupelo Nursing and Rehab Center in Tupelo. She was born June 8, 1916, in Columbus to Zenith Davis and Robert Lewis Hartsell. She was a homemaker and a member of Cedar Bluff Baptist Church. She married James Allen Gallant Sr. Dec. 7, 1933, in West Point, and he passed away Feb. 21, 1984.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Cedar Bluff Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery with the Rev. Tom Harris officiating. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one son, Allen Gallant (Janice) of Hamilton, Ala.; one granddaughter; two step grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers will be Brian Oakes and all her friends in the Cedar Bluff Community.
Memorials may be made to Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery Care Fund, c/o Mrs. Anna Sims, 914 Henryville Road, Cedar Bluff, MS 39741 or to Cedar Bluff Baptist Church, P. O. Box 65, Cedar Bluff, MS 39741.
Visitation will be from 1:45 p.m. until service time Friday at Cedar Bluff Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery.
Friends may leave a memory message at www.calvertfuneralhome.com.

Arthur Moss Sr.
IUKA – Arthur David Moss Sr., 89, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Cutshall Funeral Home in Iuka.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
An online guestbook can be accessed at www.cutshallfuneralhome.com.

Zelma Dilworth
CORINTH – Zelma Farris Dilworth, 89, died Monday, May 3, 2010, at Cornerstone Health and Rehab.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. Burial will be in Dilworth Cemetery. Magnolia Funeral Home of Corinth is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from noon until service time Friday at the funeral home.

Delilah Hensley
BALDWYN – Delilah Roberts Hensley, 82, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at her home in Okeechobee, Fla. after an extended illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Waters Funeral Home of Baldwyn.

Dora Conwill
AMORY – Dora Conwill, 87, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E.E. Pickle Funeral Home of Amory.