Our Obituaries

Ollie Legg

October 9, 1918 - November 22, 2010

Ollie Lenita Stephens Legg, 92, passed away Monday, November 22, 2010, at Indywood Estates in Cleveland. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 24, 2010, at Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, November 23, 2010. Burial will follow the funeral service in Drew Cemetery. Mrs. Legg was born in Nachitoches, LA to Walter Lee Stephens and Allie McDonald Stephens,...
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Roy Eugene Ray

December 10, 1942 - November 19, 2010

Roy Eugene Ray, 67, of Leland, MS, died at his home on Friday, November 19, 2010. Services will be at 9 am Monday, November 22, 2010, at Ray Funeral Home with Rev. James Wilkerson officiating. Visitation will be Monday from 8-9 am. Burial will follow at Merigold Cemetery. Roy attended Ruleville High School and graduated from Cleveland High School in 1962. He enjoyed playing football at both...
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Helen Ingram Fondren

July 12, 1912 - November 19, 2010

Mrs. Helen Stark Ingram Fondren, 98, resident of Indywood in Cleveland, passed away at Bolivar Medical November 19, 2010. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday November 20, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Sid Harmon officiating. Visitation will begin 10 am Saturday. Burial will be 2 p.m. Sunday, November 21, 210 at Memorial Park Cemetery in Memphis, TN. She graduated from Humes High...
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Dianna Bishop Mullins

April 9, 1948 - November 16, 2010

Dianna Bishop Mullins, 62, passed away Tuesday, November 16, 2010 in Cleveland, MS. Graveside service will be held Friday, November 19, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. in Delta Heights Memorial Gardens in Cleveland. Visitation will be held Thursday, November 18, 2010 from 5:00- 7:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Mrs. Mullins was born April 9, 1948 in Russelville, AL. She married Marcie Mullins, August 18,...
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Franklin Cordell Hedge

December 28, 1933 - November 15, 2010

Franklin Cordell Hedge, 76, of Cleveland passed away Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at the Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland. Funeral services will be Thursday, November 18, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. with Dixie Holdercummings officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00- 2:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral service in Leland-Stoneville Cemetery. Mr. Hedge was...
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Robert J Glaze

December 28, 1933 - November 14, 2010

Robert J. Glaze, 92, of Pace, passed away at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, November 19, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland. Visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Ray Funeral Home Friday, November 19, 2010. Burial will be in Hood Cemetery at 3:00 p.m. Friday, November 19, 2010 in Warren, TN. Mr. Glaze was born November 14, 1918 in...
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Margaret Maureen Foster

September 21, 1926 - November 14, 2010

Margaret Maureen Mortimer Foster, 84, passed away Sunday, November 14, 2010, in Oxford, Mississippi. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, November 19, 2010 at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church in Cleveland, Mississippi, with Father Sean Atkinson officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Friday, November 14, 2010 at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church. Mrs. Foster was...
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Ronald Earl Frazier

June 20, 1957 - November 14, 2010

Mr. Ronald Earl Frazier, 53, passed away Sunday, November 14, 2010. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. with Bro. Allen Robinson officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 15, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral in Beulah Cemetery. Mr. Frazier was born June 20, 1957 in Fort Smith, AR to...
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Milton Thompson

October 24, 1942 - November 14, 2010

Mr. Milton Duford Thompson, 68, passed away Sunday, November 14, at Joy Health and Rehab in Cleveland, MS. Funeral services will be Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 1:00- 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Mr. Thompson was born October 24, 1942 in Copiah County, MS to Troy Thompson and Beulah May Lucas. He...
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Roselyn Strong Moody

May 8, 1936 - November 11, 2010

Roselyn Strong Moody, 74, passed away Thursday, November 11, 2010. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, November 15, 2010 at the First Baptist Church in Cleveland. Visitation will be held at Ray Funeral Home Sunday, November 14, 2010 from 5:00- 7:00 p.m.. Burial will follow the funeral service in North Cleveland Cemetery. Mrs. Moody was born May 8, 1936 to Liston James Strong and...
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Sarah Ellen Land

August 27, 1912 - November 11, 2010

Sarah Ellen Land, 98, passed away at Cleveland Nursing and Rehab Center in Cleveland, MS. Graveside services will be held in Leroy, IL on Tuesday, November 16, 2010 in Oakgrove Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. Mrs. Land was born to Thomas Lee Phillips and Mae V. Spencer, August 27, 1912. She married Wilmer Elmer Land November 3, 1929 in Ellsworth, IL. She is preceded in death by her parents, Thomas...
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Gladys Wiggs Warrington

June 29, 1938 - November 8, 2010

Gladys Wiggs Warrington, 72, passed away, Monday, November 8, 2010 in Marks, MS. Visitation will be from 6:00- 8:00 p.m., November 9, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland. Services will be 11:00am at the First Belleview Baptist Church in Shelby, MS on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 with Rev. Larry Kilgore officiating. Burial will follow in the Shelby Cemetery. Gladys, also known as “Meme”...
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Rosemary Smith

September 25, 1920 - November 6, 2010

Rosemary Smith, 90, of Shelby, MS passed away, at Bolivar Medical Center November 6, 2010. Funeral services will be Monday, November 8, 2010 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church is Shelby at 11:00 a.m.. Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow the funeral in Shelby Cemetery. Mrs. Smith was born on September 25, 1920 in Shelby, MS to Mr. Frank Auletti and Lucille Auletti. She married...
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Francis Griffin

November 4, 2010

Frances Shuler Griffin, 92 of Jacksonville, FL passed away on November 4, 2010. Frances was born in Cleveland, MS and was the daughter of John Archibald and Marie Mitchell Shuler. She was a graduate of Cleveland High School and attended Delta State College. She was preceded in death by the father of her 2 sons John Hartman Griffin, her sister Margaret Love Shuler Gary, and niece Gloria Gary...
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Fount Ray Armstrong, Jr.

February 21, 1939 - November 2, 2010

Mr. Fount Ray Armstrong, Jr. passed away in Pensacola, FL. Funeral services will be Friday, November 5, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. with Dr. Greg McBride officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, November 4, 2010 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Burial will follow the funeral service in Shelby Cemetery. Mr. Armstrong was born to Fount Ray Armstrong, Sr. and Martha Armstrong in Rosedale, MS,...
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Cherrie Redden Long

October 22, 1935 - November 2, 2010

Mrs. Cherrie Mae Stanford Redden Long, 75, passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at St. Dominics in Jackson, MS. Funeral services will be Friday, November 5, 2010 at Skene Baptist Church at 10:00 a.m.. Visitation will be Thursday, November 4, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home from 5:00- 7:00 p.m. Mrs. Long is preceded in death by her parents, James Mansfield Stanford and Velma Washington Stanford;...
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Jerome Skeeter Michael

July 8, 1942 - October 30, 2010

Mr. Jerome Levitt “Skeeter” Michael, 68, passed away Saturday, October 30, 2010 in Jackson. Funeral services will be Monday, October 30, 2010, at the Episcopal church in Rosedale at 1:00 p.m.. The interment will follow the funeral in Beulah cemetery. Friends and family are welcome to visitation after the interment at the Michael home in Rosedale. Mr. Michael was born in Greenwood, MS to...
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Joey Smallwood

October 26, 2010

Wesley Joseph Smallwood Wesley Joseph (Joey) Smallwood, 52, passed away on Tuesday, October 26, 2010 in Montgomery, Alabama. He was born November 5, 1957 in Ruleville, MS. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, JoAnn Miller and Hilton Smallwood. He is survived by a son, Wesley Smallwood of Meridian, MS, four sisters, Brenda Best (Loyce) of Freeport, TX, Teresa Dixon (Danny) of...
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Maggie Wingo Brooks

June 27, 1924 - October 26, 2010

Maggie Wingo Brooks, 86, passed away at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland, MS. Funeral services will be Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 2:00 at Merigold Methodist Church in Merigold with Rev. Billy Owens officiating. Visitation will be at 1:00 Thursday, October 28, 2010, at Merigold Methodist Church. The burial will follow the funeral in North Cleveland Cemetery. Mrs. Brooks was born in...
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Thelma Ruth McKnight

June 2, 1920 - October 25, 2010

Mrs. Thelma Ruth McGarrh McKnight’s Lord and Savior Jesus Christ came and took her home, while she slept on October 25, 2010/ Mrs. McKnight was in her 90th year on this earth. Funeral services will be at 2:00p.m., Wednesday, October 27, 2010, at Morrison Chapel Baptist Church in Cleveland with the Reverend John Thomas officiating. Internment will follow the funeral services in the North ...
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Steve Anthony Ellison

April 12, 1950 - October 23, 2010

Mr. Steve Anthony Ellison,60, passed away, Saturday, October 23, 2010 at his home. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 26, 2010 from 1:00- 2:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral in Sumner Cemetery. Mr. Ellison was born April 12, 1950 in Tallahatchi County to Hubert Lee Ellison and...
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Laura Ann Vetrano

December 11, 1927 - October 23, 2010

Laura Ann Vetrano of Rosedale, MS passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010. Visitation will be Sunday, October 24, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Monday, October 25, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Mrs. Vetrano was born in Marks, MS to William Arthur Turner and Laura Sorrels, December 11, 1927. She married Alexander Vincent ( Buddy) Vetrano in August 1947. Mrs....
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Elsie Hays Lindsey

July 31, 1941 - October 23, 2010

Elsie Hays Lindsey, 69, of Merigold, passed away October 23, 2010 at her residence. Visitation will be Sunday, October 24, 2010 from 4-6p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, October, 25, 2010 at Morison Chapel Church with Rev. John Thomas officiating. Mrs. Lindsey was born July 31, 1941 in Boyle, MS to Bilbo and Annie Ruth Hayes. On November 23, 1960, she...
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Myrtie Catherine Chisolm

December 6, 1942 - October 21, 2010

Myrtie Catherine Chisolm, 67, passed away at Greenwood Leflore Hospital in Greenwood. Visitation will be Sunday, October 24, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home from 6-8 pm. Funeral services will be Monday, October 25, 2010 at 2pm at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland with Rev. Robert Haney officiating. Burial will follow the funeral in Beulah Cemetery. Mrs. Chisolm was born to Jim Sterling and Myrtie...
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Malcolm Charles Fullilove

September 20, 1926 - October 21, 2010

Mr. Malcolm Charles Fullilove, 84, passed away in Tunica, MS. Visitation will be Saturday, October 23, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home from 6:00- 8:00 p.m.. Funeral services will be Sunday, October 24, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland with Danny Smith officiating. Burial will follow the funeral in Shelby Cemetery. Mr. Fullilove was born in Merigold, MS to C.F. Fullilove and Delores...
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Claudia Virginia Davidson

May 24, 1917 - October 18, 2010

Claudia Virginia Davidson, 93, of Tupelo, (formerly of Cleveland), passed away on October 18, 2010. Funeral services will be Friday, October 22, 2010 at 2:00 at Ray Funeral Home with Brother Jimmy Breland officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, October 21, 2010 from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow in North Cleveland Cemetery. Ms. Davidson was born May 24, 1917 to...
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Melio Sandroni

February 3, 1928 - October 17, 2010

Melio Sandroni, 82, of Shaw, MS, passed away Sunday, October 17, 2010 at the Crittenden Regional Hospital in West Memphis, AR. Funeral services will be Thursday, October 21, 2010 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Shaw, MS at 10:00 a.m.. Visitation will be from 6:00- 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. There will be a rosary following...
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Roy Lee Wiley

June 17, 1907 - October 15, 2010

Roy Lee Wiley, 103, passed away at Delta Regional in Greenville, MS. Funeral services will be Monday, October 18, 2010 at 2:00 at First Presbyterian Church in Cleveland, MS with Dr. Sid Harmon officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, October 17, 2010 from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS. Burial will follow in the New Cleveland Cemetery. Mr. Wiley was born in Forney, TX on...
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J. W. Boyette

July 15, 1918 - October 14, 2010

J. W. Boyette, 92, passed away at his home, Thursday, October 14, 2010. Funeral services will be Sunday, October 17, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. with Bro. Bob Hill officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, October 17, 2010 from 12:00- 2:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow funeral service in Delta Heights Memorial Gardens. Mr. Boyette was born on July 15, 1918, to Robert...
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Aubra Moody

February 18, 1927 - October 13, 2010

Aubra Eugene Moody, 83, passed away, at his residence in Drew, MS Wednesday, October 13, 2010. Memorial services will be Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Ray Funeral Home with William Harold Manning officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Mr. Moody was born to George Prentis Moody and Robert Foster Boyd in Drew,...
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Homer Levon Beard

October 30, 1921 - October 12, 2010

Homer Levon Beard, of Memphis, TN, 89 years of age, passed and went to be with the Lord on October 12, 2010 after a long illness at Ashton Place Nursing Facility of Memphis, TN. He was retired from Baptist Memorial Hospital of Memphis, TN, and was a World War II Veteran. He was a member of Spirit Life Worship Center Church of God of Memphis, TN. He joins his mother, father, brothers,...
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Dixie Hawkins Petrie

January 14, 1943 - October 12, 2010

Dixie Hawkins Petrie, 67, passed away Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at her home. Funeral services will be at 1:00 Saturday, October 16, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home with Milton Byrd officiating. Visitation will be from 12:00- 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 16, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral in North Cleveland Cemetery. Dixie Petrie was born in Hattiesburg on January 14, 1943...
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Trudy Juanita Erwin

June 24, 1948 - October 12, 2010

Trudy Juanita Holder Erwin, 62, of Cleveland, passed away at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, October 11, 2010. Services will be held at 2 pm Friday, Oct. 15, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be 6 - 8 pm Thursday, October 14, 2010. Burial will follow at Shelby Cemetery in Shelby, Mississippi. Ms Erwin was born Blytheville, Arkansas on June 24, 1948, to Thomas Clayton...
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Christine Moody Beach

October 9, 2010

Christine Moody Beach, died October 9, 2010 in California. A graveside service was November 11, 2010 at 4:00 p.m. in New Cleveland Cemetery. She is preceded in death by her mother, father, three brothers, and two sisters. Mrs. Beach is survived by her daughter, Beverly Kennedy (Roy); four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Louise Fly Page; and several nieces and nephews.
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Barbara Campbell Avritt

January 26, 1933 - October 9, 2010

Barbara Joan Campbell Avritt of Shaw, MS died Saturday morning, October 9, 2010, surrounded by her family. She was 77 years of age. Funeral services will be held at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS on Sunday, October 10, 2010 at 4p.m and will be officiated by David Chrestman. Barbara is survived by her husband of 58 years, Travis L. Avritt, Sr.; five children: Travis L (Vern) Avritt, Jr. ...
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Fred Thompson

March 14, 1934 - October 7, 2010

Fred Thompson, 76, of Cleveland, passed away at Cleveland Health and Rehab October 7, 2010. A memorial gathering will be held from 2-4p.m. October 16, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS. Mr. Fred was born in Tutwiler, MS March 14, 1934 to Maggie Elizabeth Norwood and Wesley Earl Thompson. He worked as an electrician for most of his life, and he loved to fish. Mr. Thompson is preceded...
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Charles "Charlie" Heinsz

October 31, 1930 - September 24, 2010

Mr. Charles Heinsz, 79, of Shelby, passed away Friday at University Medical Center in Jackson. Visitation will be held at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland Monday, September 27, 2010 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at First Belleview Baptist Church in Shelby with Rev. James Breland officiating. Burial will follow in Shelby City Cemetery. Charles was born...
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Mildred Jeanette Harvey

August 21, 1941 - September 22, 2010

Mildred Jeanette Ellis Harvey,69, of Ruleville, MS, passed away Wednesday, September 22, 2010. Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 10 a.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, September 24, 2010 at the funeral home. Burial will follow the funeral service in Lehrton Cemetery in Ruleville. Mrs. Harvey was born August 21, 1941 in Sunflower, MS...
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Sara Meek

May 31, 1923 - September 18, 2010

Sara Bess King Meek died at the North Sunflower Medical Center on Saturday, September 18, 2010. She was born on May 31, 1923, on The Bend Plantation, Swan Lake, Miss. Her parents, who predeceased her, were Sallie Robinson King and Joseph Jasper King. She is survived by her sister Esther King Marsh of Laconia, Tenn. Her other siblings were David King, Joe King, and Paul King. She attended Stephens...
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Willis Herman

September 16, 2010

Willis R. Herman passed away in Kentucky at the age of 97. Beloved husband of Lillie Belle (deceased). Devoted father of Betty Prendergast (Marty), Jerry Burd (Milton), William Raymond (Olive), Willis Raymond (deceased) , Jack Fanklin (deceased); proud grandfather of Rae Marie Cooper (Jim), Duffy Prendergast (Darlene), Mary Pat Prendergast (Dan), Michael Prendergast (Shannon), Janet Prendergast ...
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Oren Bruce Woodward

July 7, 1930 - September 14, 2010

Mr. Oren Bruce Woodward, 80, of Cleveland, MS, passed away Tuesday. September 14, 2010. Funeral services will be held Friday, September 17, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Church under the direction of Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. Thursday, September 16, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. The Burial will follow the funeral service in North Cleveland Cemetery. Mr...
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Lacy Ray Fortenberry

July 18, 1934 - September 12, 2010

Mr. Lacey Ray Fortenberry, 76, of Pelahahtchie, MS died at University Medical Center in Jackson on September 12, 2010. A Graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m in North Cleveland Cemetery under the direction of Ray Funeral Home, with Rev. James Wilkerson officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00- 2:00 Wednesday, September15, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Lacey Ray Fortenberry was born July...
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Doris Tankersley Davis

December 8, 1914 - September 11, 2010

Doris Elizabeth Tankersley Davis, 95, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center. Funeral services will be at Rosedale Presbyterian Church, Tuesday September 14, 2010 at 11 a.m. under the direction of Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Sid Harmon officiating. Visitation will be from 10 - 11 a.m. prior to the service. Burial will follow the funeral in Beulah Cemetery. Mrs....
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Jack Reed Tidwell, Sr.

October 27, 1945 - September 11, 2010

Jack Reed Tidwell Sr., 64, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center. Funeral services will be at Ray Funeral Home, Tuesday September 14, 2010 at 1 p.m. with Rev. John Thomas officiating. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday, September 13, 2010 at the funeral home. Burial will follow the funeral in Beulah Cemetery. Mr. Tidwell was born October 27, 1945 to Andrew...
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Hattie Mae Jones

October 19, 1941 - September 9, 2010

Hattie Mae Weatherly Jones, 68, passed away, Thursday, September 9, 2010 at Mississippi Care Center of Greenville, Mississippi. Funeral services will be Monday, September 13, 2010 at Southside Baptist Church in Benoit, MS at 11:00 a.m. with John Reed officiating. Visitation will be held from 10:00 - 11:00, Monday, September 13, 2010 at Southside Baptist Church in Benoit. Burial will follow the...
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Kenneth Dale Beck

January 31, 1946 - August 27, 2010

Mr. Kenneth Dale Beck, 64, passed away Friday, August 27, 2010 at Walter B. Crook Nursing Home in Ruleville, MS. Funeral services will be at Drew Baptist Church Sunday, August 29, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. under the direction of Ray Funeral Home with Dr. Johnny Bley officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00- 7:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home, Saturday, August 28, 2010. Burial will follow the funeral in Linn...
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William Williford

August 17, 2010

William Oliver Williford, 88, passed away Monday, August 16, 2010, at his home in Jackson, MS. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, August 20, 2010 at Drew United Methodist Church with visitation from 10:00 - 11:00 at the church. Rev. J.C. Hubbard will officiate. Burial will follow in Drew Cemetery. “Snake was born on March 25, 1922, in Sardis, MS, to Talmadge Young and...
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Mary Claire Sugg Norwood

May 13, 1929 - August 16, 2010

Mrs. Mary Claire Sugg Norwood of Cleveland, passed away Monday, August 16, 2010 at Cleveland Personal Care. Funeral services will be Thursday, August 19, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Cleveland, with Rev. Milton Burd and Macklyn Hubbell officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. Burial will follow the funeral in New...
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Doris Rae Archer

August 27, 1916 - August 15, 2010

Mrs. Doris Rea Miller Archer, 93, passed away August 15, 2010, at Cleveland Personal Care Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held 2:00 August 19, 2010 at Greenlawn Cemetery in Greenville, MS. Visitation will be 10:00-12:00 Thursday August 19, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS. Mrs. Archer was born August 27, 1916, in Hazelhurst, MS to Jeff D. Miller and Mary Windom Rea Miller. ...
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Audrey Mae "Judy" Hooper

May 21, 1931 - August 13, 2010

Audrey Mae “Judy” Calvert Hooper, 79, passed away Friday, August 13, 2010 at the University Medical Center in Jackson, surrounded by her family. Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, August 16, 2010 at First Baptist Church in Cleveland with Bro. Park Neff officiating. Visitation will be from 6 - 8 p.m. Sunday, August 15, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Judy was born May 2, 1931 in...
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Jeanette Campbell Creekmore

March 21, 1921 - August 12, 2010

Jeanette Campbell Creekmore, 89, passed away Thursday, August 12, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, August 15, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home with the Rev. Mary A. Hutson officiating. Visitation will be from 1 - 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow the funeral in Delta Heights Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Creekmore was born in Sunflower...
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Effie Burchfield Meadows

April 28, 1911 - August 10, 2010

Wife of the late William J Meadows (Bill), daughter of the late John Wesley and Lou Docia (Burks) Burchfield, was born in Ethel, MS. She and her five siblings moved to Indianola, MS. with her parents just before the flood of 1927. Later Effie farmed with her father near Clarksdale, MS, married, and moved to Drew , where her husband had a rolling store, and she ran their grocery during WWII...
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Betty Gordon Watson

December 10, 1928 - August 8, 2010

Mrs. Betty Gordon Watson, 81, of Drew, MS, passed away August 8, 2010 at Indywood Estates. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at Church Advent in Sumner, MS under the direction of Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Wetheringtong officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, August 10, 2010 from 6:00- 8:30 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral service in...
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John Thomas Greer

March 23, 1924 - August 5, 2010

John Thomas Greer, 86, of Cleveland, died Thursday, August 5, 2010, at his home. A visitation will be at Skene Baptist Church at 10:00am Monday, August 9, 2010. Funeral services will follow at 11:00am at Skene Baptist Church (Hwy 446 Skene, Ms) under the direction of Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Wayne Sistrunk officiating. The Burial will follow the funeral service in New Cleveland Cemetery. Mr....
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Frances Sessums

December 16, 1915 - August 4, 2010

Frances Olivia Stokely Sessums, 94. passed away Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. A Memorial service will be under the direction of Ray Funeral Home, Saturday, August 7, 2010 at 2 pm at Drew United Methodist Church with Dr. Joe Edd Morris officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. on Saturday at Drew Methodist Church. Mrs. Sessums was born December 16,...
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Ethel Redd

August 29, 1924 - August 1, 2010

Mrs. Ethel Johnson Redd, 85, passed away at Walter B. Crook Nursing Home on Sunday, August 1, 2010. Graveside service will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 3, 2010 in Delta Heights Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00- 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Mrs. Redd was born in Warren, AR to Conrad Roscoe Johnson and Lottie Mabel Holland on August 29, 1924. She was happily...
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Margaret Salley

September 25, 1923 - July 29, 2010

Mrs. Margaret Sigmond Salley, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2010 at Bolivar Medical in Cleveland. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, August 1, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Breeland officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00- 8:00 Saturday, July 31, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral in New Cleveland Cemetery. Mrs. Salley was born September 25, 1923...
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Herman Doyle Bailey

December 5, 1923 - July 27, 2010

Mr. Herman Doyle Bailey, 86, passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at his home in Merigold. Funeral services will be Friday, July 30, 2010 at Shelby United Methodist Church at 11:00 a.m. with Bill Pennington officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, July 29, 2010 from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow funeral service in Shelby Cemetery. Mr. Bailey was born December 5, 1923...
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Alyce West Richardson

August 2, 1930 - July 23, 2010

Mrs. Alyce West Richardson, passed away Friday, July 23, 2010. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 on Monday, July 26, 2010 at the First Presbyterian Church with Rev. Sid Harmon officiating. Visitation will be Sunday, July 25, 2010 from 5- 7 at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow funeral in North Cleveland Cemetery. Mrs. Richardson was born on August 2, 1930 to Cordelia McNeese West and...
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James Jim Westerfield

September 14, 1946 - July 21, 2010

Mr. James “Jim” August Westerfield, Jr., 63, passed away Wednesday, July 21 2010 at the Med in Memphis. Funeral service will be Saturday, July 24, 2010 at Merigold Methodist Church in Merigold. Visitaion will be from 10:00 -11:00 a.m. at the church on Saturday. Burial will follow the funeral in Merigold Cemetery. Mr. Westerfield was born September 14, 1946 to Dr. James August Westerfield,...
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Albert Belenchia

May 7, 1926 - July 17, 2010

Mr. Albert Belenchia, 84, formerly of Shelby, passed away at the Mississippi State Veterans’ Home in Collins Saturday, July 17, 2010. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday July 21, 2010 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Shelby, MS. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. and will end at time of service. Father Charles Bucciantini of St. James Catholic Church in Leland and Father Sean Atkinson of...
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Fred Herard

June 18, 1927 - July 15, 2010

Mr. Fred Herard, died, Thursday, July 15, 2010 at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford, MS. He had been a resident of the Mississippi Veteran’s Home since October, 2009. Graveside services will be held at the Leland-Stonville Cemetery on Old Leland Road between Leland and Greenville on Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 4:00 in the evening. Mr. Herard was born June 18, 1927, in Webster County,...
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Jenelle Little Norwood

January 10, 1929 - July 10, 2010

Jenelle Little Norwood, 81, of Drew, died Saturday, July 10, 2010 at Walter B. Crook Nursing Facility in Ruleville. Visitation will be held from 1-2p.m. and a memorial service will immediately follow at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 17 at Drew United Methodist Church. Mrs. Norwood was born on January 10, 1929 in Quitman County to Dewitt Little and Bernice Jones Little. She was married to the late...
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Rchard Buster Cummins

October 6, 1952 - July 8, 2010

Mr. Richard “Buster” Parker Cummins, 57, passed away Thursday, July 8, 2010 at St. Dominic’s in Jackson, MS. Funeral service will be Saturday, July 10, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at The Cleveland Church of Christ. Visitation will be from 9:00- 11:00 a.m. Saturday morning at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland, MS. Burial will follow the funeral at Lehrton Cemetery. Mr. Cummins was born October 6,...
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Estel Lamar Steed

September 3, 1921 - July 7, 2010

Mr. Estel Lamar Steed, 88, passed away July 7, 2010 at Oxford Baptist Hospital in Oxford, MS. Funeral services will be at 2:00 on Sunday, July 11, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home with Thomas Bruce officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, July 10, 2010 from 5:00- 7:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral in North Cleveland Cemetery. Mr. Steed was born on September 3, 1921 to...
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Robert Fleming

June 16, 1962 - July 6, 2010

Delta State University Professor Robert Fleming, 48, died Tuesday, July 6, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland. Visitation will be held at Ray Funeral Home on Friday, July 9, 2010 from 5:00- 7:00 p.m.. There will be a service monday at Honaker Funeral Home in Slidell, LA. Robert Fleming was born on June 16, 1962 to Meigs Frost Fleming and Georgia Beth Fritchie in New Orleans, LA. He...
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George Jackson Williams, Sr.

July 27, 1950 - July 2, 2010

George Jackson Williams, Sr., 59, of Tillatoba, MS passed away at his residence July 2, 2010. Funeral Services will be held 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 6, 2010, at Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Thomas Bruce officiating. Burial will follow at North Cleveland Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. prior to the service. Mr. Williams was born on July 27, 1950 in Sunflower County to Thomas Elwin...
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James Jimmy Woodward

August 8, 1959 - June 25, 2010

Mr. James “Jimmy” Oren Woodward, 50, passed away Friday, June 25, 2010 at St. Dominic’s in Jackson, MS. Funeral services will be held on Monday, June 28, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland with Bro. John Thomas officiating. Visitation will be held on Monday, June 28, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m.. Burial will follow the funeral in North Cleveland Cemetery. Mr....
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Norma Jean Flemmons

November 25, 1943 - June 13, 2010

Norma Jean Flemmons, 67, passed away June 13, 2010 at the University Medical Center in Jackson, MS. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at Drew Baptist Church at 3:00 p.m.. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at Drew Baptist Church at 1:00 p.m. until time of service. Burial will follow funeral service in Lehrton Cemetery. Mrs. Flemmons was born on...
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Marine McKnight Cole

November 25, 1917 - June 4, 2010

Marine McKnight Cole, 92, of McComb and formerly of Cleveland, MS, died June 4, 2010 at Camellia Estates in McComb. She was born November 25, 1917 in Cleveland. She was the daughter of Joseph Abner and Ruby Dean McKnight. She was retired from Delta State University after 32 years as Administrative Assistant to the Business Manager. She was a 1935 graduate of Cleveland High School and was a...
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Betty Sue Brown

February 10, 1932 - June 4, 2010

Mrs. Betty Sue Threet Brown, 78, of Terry formerly of the Delta, passed away June 4, 2010 at University Medical Center in Jackson. Services will be 11:00a.m Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Shelby Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8p.m. Monday, June 7, 2010. Mrs. Betty was born February 10, 1932 in Boyle to Cecil and Vivian Threet. She resided in Boyle until...
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Robert Gene Avritt

July 1, 1955 - May 25, 2010

Robert Gene Avritt, age 54, of Greenville, passed away unexpectedly on May 25th while in Costa Rica. Memorial service will be at 5:00 p.m.at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland, Sunday, May 30. Bobby was born in Simpson County on July 1, 1955, the second child of Travis and Barbara Avritt of Shaw. In addition to his parents, he leaves behind his beloved wife, Lisa, his sons John Avritt (Paty)...
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Georgia P. Holmes

November 30, 1919 - May 24, 2010

Mrs. Georgia P. Holmes, 90, retired Postmaster of Rosedale, passed away at Delta Regional Medical Center on Monday, May 24, 2010. Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 30, 2010 at 4:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Rosedale, MS with the Reverend Allen Robison and the Reverend Jimmy Breland officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, May 29, 2010 from 4-6 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home in...
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Viro Cocilova

September 12, 1920 - May 24, 2010

Viro Cocilova, 89, passed away Monday, May 24, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland, MS. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 28, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Shaw, MS with Rev. Tom Mullally officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday, May 27, 2010 from 6-7 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. There will be a rosary at 7 after the visitation....
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Laura Whitney Davidson

April 23, 1986 - May 23, 2010

Miss Laura Whitney Davidson, 24, passed away Sunday, May 23, 2010. Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 2 p.m. at Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. James Haskins officiating. The burial will follow in Trinity Methodist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Miss Davidson is survived by her parents James and Suzette...
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Josephine Muzzi Reginelli

August 28, 1931 - May 23, 2010

Josephine Muzzi Reginelli, 78, passed away Friday, May 23, 2010 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, MS. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m on Thursday, May 27, 2010 at St. Francis of Assisi in Shaw, MS with Rev Thomas Mullally officiating. There will be a rosary held on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 7:00 p.m.. Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at St. Francis...
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Betty Louise Stokes

October 23, 2010 - May 21, 2010

Betty Louise Bailey Stokes, 74, passed away Friday, May 21, 2010 at her home in Merigold, MS. Funeral Services will be Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 2 p.m. Ray Funeral Home with Bro. James McNally officiating. Burial will follow at Lambert City Cemetery in Lambert, MS. Visitation will be Monday, May 24, 2010 from 6-8p.m. Mrs. Betty was born October 23, 1935 in Montgomery County to William Oscar...
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Mary Shaman

October 13, 1939 - May 20, 2010

Mary Rollinson Whittingham Shaman, 70, of Cleveland passed away Thursday, May 20, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland, MS. Memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, May 24, 2010, at Calvary Episcopal Church in Cleveland. Mrs. Shaman was born on October 13, 1939 in New Jersey to Richard Harrison Whittingham and Emily M. Moore. She married Floyd Duane Shaman in 1960 and...
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Mildred Morgan Swackhamer

March 5, 1923 - May 18, 2010

Mildred Louise Morgan Swackhamer, 87, passed away on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at Cleveland Nursing and Rehab. Funeral arrangements will be held on Thursday, May 20, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Milton Byrd officiating. Visitation will be on Thursday, May 20, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow funeral service in New Cleveland Cemetery. Mrs. Mildred...
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Dennis Johnson

February 14, 1925 - May 17, 2010

Albert Dennis Johnson, 85, passed away on May 17, 2010 at the Med in Memphis, TN. Memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 23, 2010 at 11 a.m. at Waxall Baptist Church with Rev. Ernest Newsom officiating. Mr. Johnson was born on February 14, 1925 to Tommy Claibourne Johnson and Annie Lenora Denny in Drew, MS Mr. Johnson was married to Mary Elizabeth Vardaman. He is preceded in death by...
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Sidney George Shurden

December 14, 1940 - May 14, 2010

Sidney George Shurden Cleveland, MS – Sidney George Shurden, born December 1940, died the afternoon Friday, May 14, 2010, at his home in Cleveland, MS. Funeral Services will be held Monday, May 17, 2010 at Calvary Episcopal Church at 1:00 p.m.. Visitation will be held from 12:00- 1:00 p.m.. Burial will follow funeral in the Drew Cemetery. Sidney was a life-long resident of Drew, MS. He is...
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William Paul Bost

May 15, 1957 - May 12, 2010

William Paul "Billy" Bost, 52, of Cleveland passed away Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 15, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Delta Heights Memorial Gardens under the direction of Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 14, 2010 at the funeral home. Mr. Bost was born on May 15, 1957...
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Dorothy Woods Davis

May 15, 1924 - May 6, 2010

Dorothy Woods Davis, passed away Thursday, May 6, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center. Funeral service will be held on Monday, May 10, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home with Bro. David Koons officiating. Visitation will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, May 10, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. Burial will follow the funeral in Indianola Cemetery. Mrs. Davis was born on May 15, 1924 to John Wesley Woods and Ola...
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Pauline Allen

August 19, 1929 - May 6, 2010

Mrs. Pauline Ferri Allen passed away Thursday, May 6, 2010, at Bolivar Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 8, 2010 at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church with Father Sean Atkinson leading the ceremony. Burial will immediately follow at Delta Heights Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. at Ray Funeral Home. Mrs. Allen...
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David Wesley Cobb

September 6, 1926 - May 6, 2010

Mr. David Wesley Cobb, 83, passed away Thursday May 6, 2010 at his home in Cleveland, MS. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2010 at Ray Funeral home at 3:00 p.m. with Bro. Bruce Gresham officiating. Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2010 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.. Burial Will follow the funeral at North Cleveland Cemetery. Mr. Cobb was born on September 6, 1926 to Samuel...
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Jesse Weed

October 17, 1926 - May 3, 2010

Jesse Lusk Weed, 83, passed away on Monday, May 3, 2010. Funeral services will be on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 2:00p.m. with Bro. Higdon Herrington officiating, at Ruleville Baptist Church in Ruleville, MS. Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at the church. Burial will follow funeral at Lehrton Cemetery. Mr. Weed was born on October 17, 1926, to Jesse...
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George Kelly

November 28, 1920 - May 3, 2010

George Wytch Kelly died May 3, 2010 in Jackson. Graveside Service will be Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 2:00 in New Cleveland Cemetery. Memorial service will be held later in the week at Trinity Presbyterian church in Jackson, MS. He was born in Cleveland, MS on November 28, 1920, and was the second child of George Kelly and Mary Lucille Davis. His sister was Clariece Kelly Jones (1918-1971). ...
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Paul Sizemore

June 16, 1929 - May 2, 2010

Paul L. Sizemore, 80, of Pace died May 2, 2010 at his home in Cleveland. Mr. Sizemore was born on June 16, 1929 to Jim and Edna Sizemore on the Bogue in Pace, MS. He attended school in Pace a few years and then moved to Drew, MS. In 1947, he joined the Navy and served on Guam. When the Drew National Guard was called to active duty in 1950 for the Korean Conflict, he went with them. He...
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Alma Mize

June 13, 1918 - May 1, 2010

Alma Mize, 91, passed away May 1, 2010 at Long Term Care in Cleveland. Funeral service will be at Ray Funeral Home, Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jimmy Breland and Rev. Milton Byrd officiating. Visitation will be at Ray Funeral Home from 10-11 a.m. Ms. Mize was born on June 13, 1918 in Eupora, MS to Henry Ruben Brown and Maude Alma Burton Brown. She was one of ten siblings. Ms....
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John Howard Britt, Sr.

November 15, 1943 - April 30, 2010

John Howard Britt, Sr., 66, passed away Friday, April 30, 2010 at his home in Minter City. Funeral service will be held Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 2: 30 p.m. at Minter City Methodist Church with Rev. Sam Dodd officiating. Visitation will be from 5- 7 on Saturday, May 1, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home and also from 1 to 2:30 on Sunday at the church. Mr. Britt was born November 15, 1943 to Horace Elija...
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Alfred Burley Smith

September 27, 1929 - April 28, 2010

Mr. Alfred Burley Smith, 80, of Cleveland, Mississippi, passed away Wednesday, April 28, 2010. Funeral Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday April 30, 2010at Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Artie Nute and Rev. John Thomas. Burial will follow at Delta Heights Cemetery. Visitation will be 1-2 p.m. Friday, April 30, 2010 also at Ray Funeral Home. Mr. Smith was born September 27, 1929 to Bob and Veda...
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Bill Hackney

April 30, 1929 - April 28, 2010

Billy Pierce Hackney, 80, of Cleveland, Mississippi, died Wednesday, April 28, 2010. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, April 30, 2010 at St. Luke Methodist Church with Rev. Dixie Holder-Cummings officiating. Burial will follow at New Cleveland Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m Friday, April 30, 2010 at St. Luke Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. Mr. Hackney was born April 30...
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Hazel A. Vanlandingham

March 12, 1920 - April 28, 2010

Hazel A. Vanlandingham, 90, of Hamilton, Mississippi, formerly of Rosedale, died Wednesday, April 28, 2010. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 30, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home with Rev. Higdon Herrington officiating. Burial will follow in Doty Springs Cemetery in Kosciusko, Mississippi with Rev. Terry Edwards officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 29, 2010 at...
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James E. Whittington

August 3, 1917 - April 24, 2010

James E. Whittington 92, lovingly know as Mr. Whit, passed away Saturday, April 24 at St. Catherine's Village Nursing Home in Madison, MS. Mr. Whit was born August 3, 1917 in Leake County, MS near Carthage. He left Carthage in 1938 to attend Mortuary College in St. Louis specializing in plastic surgery. He served his apprenticeship in Hattiesburg, MS. In 1940, while working at Dickens Funeral...
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Kellan Cole Brown

April 21, 2010

Kellan Cole Brown, newborn, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at South Sunflower County Hospital in Indianola. Kellan was born to Shannon Griffith Brown and Martha Cole Brown. He is preceded in death by his maternal grandfather; Wayne Cole and paternal grandmother; Darlene Brown. He is survived by his parents Shannon and Martha Brown; maternal grandmother; Debbie Cole of Cleveland,...
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Judy Cutts

July 17, 1951 - April 19, 2010

Judy K Cutts, 58, passed away Monday, April 19, 2010 at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. Funeral services will be held at Ray Funeral Home, on Friday, April 23, 2010 at 11 a.m.. Visitation will be Thursday, April 22, 2010 from 6-8 p.m. Burial will be in North Cleveland Cemetery. Mrs. Cutts was born on July 17, 1951 to Hershel Winters and Sherline Henson Carey. She was married to...
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Vallie Giompoletti

October 11, 1914 - April 19, 2010

Vallie Ferretti Giompoletti, 95, of Shaw died Monday, April 19, 2010 at Bolivar Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 22, 2010 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Shaw. Burial will follow in Shaw Cemetery under the direction of Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at the church with a Rosary following at 7 p.m. and...
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Edwin Moore Best

January 19, 1947 - April 18, 2010

Edwin Moore Best, 63, of Drew died Saturday, April 18, 2010 at his home. Mr. Best was born on January 19, 1947 in Brownsville, TN to Solon Moore Best and Ann McBroom Best. He graduated from the University of Mississippi in 1969. He was a member of the Chi Epsilon-National Civil Engineering Society, member of Phi Kappa Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa and Tau Beta Pi-National Engineering Society. ...
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Mary Alice Fisher

May 30, 1942 - April 13, 2010

Mary Alice Beard Fisher, 67, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at Greenwood- Leflore Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 16, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, April 15, 2010 at Ray Funeral Home. The Burial will follow funeral at Linn Methodist Cemetery in Linn, MS. Mrs. Fisher was born in Ruleville, MS...
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Vivian Maurice Towles

March 23, 1918 - April 13, 2010

Vivian Maurice Hendon Towles, 92, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2010, at her home in Sunflower, MS. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 15, 2010, at the Sunflower Baptist Church in Sunflower, MS. Burial will follow in Indianola Cemetery under the direction of Ray Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., Thursday, at the church. Maurice was born on March 23, 1918,...
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