Obituaries March 25, 2009

CHASSIDY ZILLS Chassidy Cheyenne “Sissy” Zills, 4, of Walnut died Friday, March 20, 2009, at Lebonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. She was born Feb. 21, 2005, to Nathan Zills and Crystal Zills. She was the light of her families’ eyes and loved her four-wheeler, playing with her baby dolls, dressing up, shoes, makeup, watching cartoons, especially Dora and The Backyardigans, singing and dancing. She could count to 15 in English and Spanish and also say her ABCs. Services were at 2 p.m. Monday, March 23, 2009 at Campground United Methodist Church in Walnut with Bro. Kenny James, Bro. Teddy Cornelius, and Charlie Browning officiating. Burial was in the Campground United Methodist Church Cemetery. Magnolia Funeral Home was charge of the arrangements. Survivors include her parents; her brother, Austin Zills of Walnut; grandparents, Debbie Lomendez (Jesus) of Walnut, Anthony Zills of Crump, Tenn. and Gary Dixon of Guntown; great-grandparents, Kenneth and Polly Mathis of Walnut, Buddy Zills of Florence, Ala., Dennis Buchanan of Walnut, Elva Lee Crum of Corinth and David Dixon (Margaret) of Corinth; a special uncle and aunt, Justin and Sarah Zills of Walnut; best friend, Katie Mathis of Falkner; and good friends, Mary Green and Daniel Haisch of Walnut. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Beth Ann “Sissy” Buchanan; and great-grandmother, Martha Lynn Wilbanks. Pallbearers were Ty Hollins, Darrell “Bubba” Hamm, Anthony Zills, Justin Zills, Sam Echavarria, Joe Holt, and Kendel Mathis. EVA LEE HUTCHINSON Eva Lee Wooley Hutchinson, 94, died Thursday, March 19, 2009, at the Tippah County Hospital in Ripley. She was a homemaker and a member of Palmer Baptist Church for 66 years. Services were at 2 p.m. March 21, 2009 at McBride Funeral Home Chapel in Ripley with the Rev. Joe Street and Bro. Don Wilson officiating. Burial was in Tippah Memorial Gardens in Ripley. Survivors include three daughters, Marie Miller (Franklin) of Blue Mountain, Helen Windham (Jimmy) of Ripley and Linda Fleming (Dave) of Southaven; one son, Milton Hutchinson (Phyllis) of Blue Mountain; one sister, Betty Mae Voyles of Corinth; two brothers, Reese Wooley of Rienzi and Walter Wooley of Ripley; 11 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Milton “Dock” Hutchinson; her parents, Jessie and Mary Elizabeth Stewart Wooley; a sister, Lula Hughey; and two brothers, Hollis and Victor Wooley. Pallbearers were her grandsons: Ronald Miller, Terry Miller, Chris Windham, Wayne Hill, Jonathan Hill, and Todd Hutchinson. To view and sign the online guest book, visit

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