Obituaries Nov. 4, 2010

Vincent Tubbs
WEST POINT – Vincent Otis Tubbs, 44, died Friday, Oct. 29, 2010, at the University Medical Center in Jackson.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Third Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Carter’s Mortuary Services is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.

James Patterson
SALTILLO – James A. Patterson, 67, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Lee Memorial Funeral Home.Eugene Pettigrew
NETTLETON – Eugene “Gene” Pettigrew, 87, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital of Oxford after an extended illness. He was born Aug. 28, 1923, in Lee County to J.W. “Willis” and Larencia Cole Pettigrew. A veteran of World War II, he served in the Army Air Corp in Burma, India and China and also served in the U.S. Air Force Reserve for 17 years, retiring with the rank of master sergeant. After his military discharge he worked as an auto parts salesman and also owned a Stihl Chain Saw repair business. He enjoyed collecting trivia and singing. He was a 60-year member of Nettleton Masonic Lodge 461 and a longtime member of the Lions Club. He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Nettleton, where he taught Sunday School.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at The Jefferson Street Chapel of W.E. Pegues with Rev. Aubrey Boren and Rev. Rick Brooks officiating. Burial will be in the Masonic Gardens of Lee Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife of 10 years, Pattie Foster Pettigrew of Nettleton; three stepdaughters, Patricia Pace (Dr. Lanny Pace) of Brandon, Cathy Buatt (Hunter) of Collierville, Tenn., and Carol Kent (Paul) of Brandon; two stepsons, Richard Ray of Baldwyn and Ronald Ray (Judy) of Blue Springs; his brother, Theron Pettigrew (Hattie) of Plantersville; nine stepgrandchildren, Rachel Ray Idol (Brian) of Charleston, S.C., Rebecca Ray Sudduth (Donald) of Saltillo, Ashley Ray of Blue Springs, Melanie Ray Tutor (Channing) of Mooreville, Laura Leigh Buatt and Paige Buatt, both of Collierville, Austin Kent of Brandon, Tyler and Katie Pace, both of Brandon; five stepgreat-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Hilda Bell of Nettleton; two nephews, Doug Bell (Trish) of North Carolina and Sam Bell (Lane) of Tupelo.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Hazel Shumpert Pettigrew, in 1995; and a brother, Erin Pettigrew.
Pallbearers will be Don Rogers, Stevie Humble, Gerald Harmon and Tommy Ray Dabbs Jr.
The Disciples Class will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Visitation will be noon to service time Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 1 St. Jude Way, Memphis, TN 38105; or the Wounded Warrior Project, 7020 AC Skinner Parkway, Suite 100, Jacksonville, FL 32256.
Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.

Lural Moore
IUKA – Lural Marie Carlisle Moore, 81, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at the Tishomingo Manor Nursing Home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at New Beginnings Church. Burial will follow in Mt. Moriah Cemetery. Cutshall Funeral Home of Iuka is in charge of the arrangements.
An online guestbook can be accessed at www.cutshallfuneralhome.com.

Lorraine Jackson
RIPLEY – Lorraine J. Jackson, 79, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at Tippah County Nursing Home in Ripley. She was a retired factory worker. She was a member of Springdale Baptist Church and the Senior Saints at the church. She loved traveling out west with her sisters and caring for her grandchildren and pet Chihuahua, Teko.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at McBride Funeral Home Chapel in Ripley. Bro. Randy Hamilton will officiate, and Bro. Stacy McKee will assist. Burial will be in the Palmer Baptist Church Cemetery in Ripley.
Survivors include two daughters, Donna Jackson Lindsey (Mike) and Gayla Jackson Hurt (Doug), all of Ripley; two sisters, Nell Hewerdine (Edward) of Southaven and Bobbie Sue Basden (Bill) of Booneville; a special sister-in-law, Velma Jackson of Booneville; three grandchildren, Haley Diane Hurt, Mallory Lynn Hurt and Trey Hurt, all of Ripley; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvie Noel Jackson; her parents, Tom and Fannie Jackson; the father of her children, Hatley Eugene Jackson; an infant son, Terry Eugene Jackson; five sisters, Lurie Fleming, Dorothy Jackson, Bertha Marie Jackson, Myrtle Lucille Jackson and Annie Jackson; and six brothers, Quinon Jackson, L.Q. Jackson, Elton Jackson, Elvis Jackson, Quitman Jackson and Ellis Jackson.
Pallbearers will be Terry Fleming, Ricky Basden, Terry Hewerdine, Ricky Lewellen, Bobby Jackson and Sam Lewellen.
Honorary pallbearers will be the Tippah County nursing staff, including her “special girls.”
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time today.
To view and sign the online guestbook, visit www.mcbridefuneralhome.com.

Marilyn Coleman
COLUMBIA, Tenn. – Anna Marilyn Coleman, 71, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, after an extended illness at Murray Regional Medical Center in Columbia, Tenn.
A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Oddfellows Rest Cemetery in Aberdeen with Bro. Bob Secrist officiating. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen is in charge of the service.
Survivors include five brothers, Brent Coleman and wife, Mabel, of Hamilton, Roy “Buddy” Leggett and wife, June, of Columbus, Ga., James Baugh and wife, Chrissie, of Aberdeen, Lynn Baugh and wife, Brenda, of Bessemer, Ala., and Johnny Baugh of Bessemer, Ala.; two sisters, Gail Bagwell and husband, Robert, of West Point and Nancy Porter and husband, Gale, of Bessemer, Ala.; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Kline, and two brothers, Robert Baugh and Roy Baugh.
Sign the register and leave online condolences at www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.

Robert Crump
BOONEVILLE – Robert F. Crump, 39, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at his home in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Agnew & Sons Funeral Home of Booneville.Rev. Kenneth Sissell
SENATOBIA – The Rev. Kenneth Sissell died Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, in Senatobia after a brief illness. He was a native of Water Valley and a longtime United Methodist minister in the North Mississippi Conference. Rev. Sissell was the minister at the Nettleton United Methodist Church for many years during the early to mid l970’s.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the First United Methodist Church in Senatobia. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Water Valley. Pate-Jones Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Robbie, his daughter, Sandra Thompson, and his grandson, Zack.
Memorials may be made to the Nettleton United Methodist Church, 160 Verona Avenue, Nettleton, MS 38858.

Jim Norman
HOULKA – James Douglas “Jim” Norman Sr., 68, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at his home in Houlka. He was born Sept. 11, 1942, in Chickasaw County to James Oscar Norman and Laura Ruth West Norman. He was a farmer and landowner, and a Methodist.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Houston Funeral Home in Houston with Rev. Darrell Sanderson officiating. Burial will follow at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Houston.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Killough Norman of Houlka; his daughter, Tammie Norman of Houlka; his son, J. D. Norman and wife, Michelle, of Houston; his grandson, Jake Norman; his sister, Virginia Ruth Norman of Memphis; and his brother, George Norman of Houlka.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Luther Mack Norman.
Memorials may be made to Wesley Chapel Cemetery Fund, c/o Regions Bank, P.O. Box 271, Houston, MS 38851.
Friends and family may leave a message at the online register book at www.houstonfuneralhomems.com.

Fenton Betts Jr.
CORINTH – Fenton Betts Jr., 82, died Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, at his home.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Mason St. Luke Baptist Church. Burial will be Monday at the Corinth National Cemetery. Grayson Funeral Services of Corinth is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.Daisy Lansdale
OXFORD – Daisy Condrey Lansdale, 89, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Born in Waterloo, Ala., Mrs. Lansdale was the widow of Morris “Pete” Lansdale. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church in Marker Tree, Ark. She was a great cook who loved to garden and she was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in Eastover Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon until 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Survivors include her son, Wayne Lansdale and his wife, Lisa, of Oxford; a sister, Louise Condrey Presley of Southaven; two grandchildren, Kristin Lansdale Morgan and her husband, Nathan, and Anna Lansdale, all of Caruthersville, Mo.; and one great-grandchild, Kate Morgan of Caruthersville, Mo.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
To sign the online condolence registry, visit www.wallerfuneralhome.com.

J.C. Jeffries
HOLLY SPRINGS – J.C. Jeffries, 74, died Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Beverly Chapel CME Church Cemetery in Holly Springs. J.F. Brittenum & Son Funeral Home of Holly Springs is in charge of the arrangements.
The body will lie in repose at the funeral home from 2 to 5:30 p.m. today.

Ladarrius Walton
TUPELO – Ladarrius Walton, 20, died Friday, Oct. 29, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Fields Funeral Home of Okolona.

Ralph B. Kilpatrick
HORN LAKE – Ralph B. Kilpatrick, 70, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Waters Funeral Home of Baldwyn.

Dovie Jones
MILWAUKEE – Dovie Lee Jones died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, in Milwaukee, Wis. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Agnew & Sons Funeral Home of Baldwyn.

Cordia Phillips
CORINTH – Cordia P. Phillips, 89, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2010.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Hight Funeral Home in Corinth. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday.

Charles Davis
HOUSTON – Charles Edward Davis died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, as the result of an auto accident. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Williams Memorial of Okolona.Mona Tucker
AMORY – Mona Tucker, 52, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E.E. Pickle Funeral Home of Amory. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.eepicklefuneralhome.com.

Verdie Wardlaw
SMITHVILLE – Verdie Wardlaw, 81, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E.E. Pickle Funeral Home of Amory. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.eepicklefuneralhome.com.

Marga Addington
SMITHVILLE – Marga L. Addington, 73, died on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center. Born on Sept. 10, 1937, in Schonaich, Germany, she was a daughter of the late Karl and Helene Schock Fehrle. Educated in Germany, she began working at a young age to help her family after World War II. After 32 years working with Smithville Sewing Factory as a seamstress, she retired. Mrs. Addington always kept her home neat and clean. She enjoyed watching deer from her breakfast nook as well as the squirrels and hummingbirds. She loved talking on the telephone with her friend Hazel with whom she traveled.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home in Smithville. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to service time at the funeral home.
She is survived by her daughter, Liane Adding Fehrle, a son, John Addington, and a sister, Lillye Dunnigan, all of Smithville; one brother, Otto Fehrle of Schonaich, Germany; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Memories may be shared with the family at eepicklefuneralhome.com.

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