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Obituaries 3/24/2022

Trena Lucille Boyd PARIS – Mrs. Trena Lucille Boyd, 74, died Saturday, March 19, 2022, at Baptist Memorial Hospital North Mississippi. The funeral will be Wednesday, March 23, at 2 p.m. at Delay Baptist Church with Reverend Blaine Davis officiating. Visitation was held on Tuesday, March 22, at Waller Funeral Home and again prior to…

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Obituaries 3/17/2022

Larry Wayne Hipps UNION WEST –  Larry Wayne Hipps, age 77, of the Union West Community went to his forever home on Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. He was born June 14, 1944, in Oxford to the late Homer and Altia (Tatum) Hipps. After graduating from high school, Larry continued…

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Obituaries 3/10/2022

Timothy McMinn WATER VALLEY –  Timothy “Tim” McMinn, age 65, of Water Valley, MS passed from this life Sunday, March 6, 2022, at the Yalobusha County Nursing Home. Tim, age 65, was born January 5, 1957, in Memphis, Tenn. to Dennis McMinn and the late Loy (McCullar) McMinn. Tim was always a lover of sports…

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Obituaries 3/03/2022

Bobby Wayne Dye COFFEEVILLE – Bobby Wayne Dye of Coffeeville passed away February 20, 2022 at Baptist Memorial in Oxford. He was 79. He was born March 31, 1942 in Clarksdale to the late Willie Ray and Ida Dye. He retired from U.S. Postal Service and National Guard after 25-plus years of service. He was…

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Obituaries 2/24/2022

Larry Lee Brassell WATER VALLEY – Larry Lee Brassell of Water Valley passed away on February 15, 2022, at Baptist Memorial Hospital – North Mississippi in Oxford. Visitation will be held Friday, February 25 from 5-7 p.m. at Serenity Daniels Chapel. The funeral service will follow on Saturday, February 26 at 11 a.m. in the…

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Obituaries 02/17/2022

Linda Ann Cannon COFFEEVILLE – Linda Ann Cannon, age 60, of Coffeeville died Thursday, February 10, 2022, at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Grenada after an extended illness. She was born August 12, 1961 in Memphis to Dorothy Hughes and the late James Cannon. Even with her small stature, she drove eighteen wheelers for…

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Obituaries 02/10/2022

Gaylon Benson Booker GERMANTOWN and WATER VALLEY –  Gaylon Benson Booker passed away in Memphis, Tennessee on February 4, 2022, shortly before his 86th birthday. Gaylon was loved for his warmth and humility, and was admired for his intelligence, his accomplishments and his dedication.   Born February 19, 1936, to Benjamin F. and Ethel M.…

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Obituaries 02/03/2022

Wilma Sledge Jenkins OXFORD – Wilma Sledge Jenkins, 79, passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022, in Oxford. Services were held Thursday, January 27, at 1 p.m. at Coleman Funeral Home in Oxford with Bro. Justin Gates officiating. Interment followed at Old Union Cemetery. Wilma was born to the late Melvin and Macie Britt. She was…

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Obituaries 01/27/2022

Larry W. Champion CHARLESTON – Mr Larry W. Champion, age 73, passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 19, 2022. The family received friends on Friday, Jan. 21 from 1 p.m. until service at 2 p.m. at Corinth Baptist Church. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. Larry loved his family and was a…

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Obituaries 01/20/2022

Robert Lee Callahan WATER VALLEY – Mr. Robert Lee Callahan, Sr., 79, died Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at Baptist Memorial Hospital – North Mississippi.  A graveside service was held Friday, January. 14, at 2:30 p.m. at Camp Ground Cemetery. Rev. Gerald Shook officiated. Waller Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mr. Callahan was born…

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