James Muffi TUPELO – James Vincent Muffi, 74, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. He was born May 1, 1939, in Philadelphia, Pa. He was a member of the United States Air Force. He spent his career in the furniture industry which he loved. He worked for Futorian, Stratolounger, Action […]

Louise Hutchens POTTS CAMP – Lottie Louise Hutchens, 89, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County in New Albany. She was born Dec. 10, 1923, in Union County to Roy Butler and Madie Hudson Butler. She was a member of Bethlehem Church of the Lord Jesus Christ and a homemaker. Services will […]

Mary Alice Gillentine Christian TUPELO – Mary Alice Gillentine Christian, 91, went to be with her Lord Friday, September 27, 2013, at Magnolia Manor. The youngest child of eleven, Mary Alice was born in Lee County on July 25, 1922, to George Washington and Lelia Rebecca Payne Gillentine. After being raised during the depression, she […]

Martha Jewel Clarke Mrs. Martha Clarke, 95, died Friday September 27, 2013, at Dugan Memorial Home in West Point. She was born June 4, 1918, in Cairo, Miss. to Thomas and Estelle Gordon Davis. She was a member of the Union Presbyterian Church and the DAR. Martha loved caring for all kinds of animals; it […]

Clinton Young PONTOTOC – Clinton W. Young, 94, passed away suddenly Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013. He was born Feb. 6, 1919. He was a veteran of World War II. He was a retiree of Metropolitan Life Insurance Company and the Pontotoc City School System, where he was a bus driver for 15 years. He was […]

James Gathings ABERDEEN – James Arthur Gathings, 44, died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at his home. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at Belle Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Aberdeen. The Rev. Nathaniel Gathings will officiate. Belle Memorial Funeral Home is in charge. He is survived by his parents, Nathaniel and […]

Mildred Blythe BOONEVILLE – Mildred Norwood Blythe, 87, died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, while surrounded by her family at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville. One of 11 children, she was born to Arthur C. Norwood and Maude Johnson Norwood on Sept. 15, 1926, in Etta. She was a 1945 graduate of Macedonia High School and […]

Bill Langston MILTON, Fla. – William Lynn “Bill” Langston, 78, passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, after a lengthy illness. He was born in Tupelo in 1935. He served in the U.S. Navy until he retired in 1975. He was very active in church until he became ill. He enjoyed playing golf, spending time with […]

Lucas McCraw SOUTHAVEN – Luke McCraw, 4, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis after a lifelong illness. He was born June 12, 2009, in Southaven. Brantley-Phillips Funeral Home in Hernando is taking care of his cremation. A memorial service will be held at a later date. His ashes will […]

Lillie Eaton DENNIS – Lillie Eaton, 72, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at Tishomingo Manor in Iuka. She was born Dec. 20, 1940, in Mississippi and was a homemaker. Services will be 11 a.m. today, Sept. 23, at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Belmont with Mike Deaton and Bro. Roger Wood officiating. Burial will be […]