Archive - Oct 2012
By CARL SMITH
The Starkville School District Board of Trustees could hire a new administrator today after Superintendent Lewis Holloway reveals the preferred candidate for the districtâ€™s vacant assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction position.
Alabama week is one the Mississippi State Bulldogs have had circled for a long time.
MSU if it took care of business then a battle of unbeatens on Oct 27 was a distinct possibility.
Now, the Bulldogs are a perfect 7-0 as are the Crimson Tide. The winner of Saturday's matchup in Tuscaloosa, Ala., earns the top spot in the Southeastern Conference's Western Division.
DECATUR, Ga. â€” Mr. Marvin Thomas Bond of Decatur, Ga., 82, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, after a battle with primary liver cancer.Â
A service of death and resurrection will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at Decatur First United Methodist Church.
A reception will follow at the church.
Southcare Cremation and Funeral Society is in charge of arrangements.
EAST BREWTON, ALA. â€” Mr. David Lynn Bell, 63, died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012 at his East Brewtown, Ala. residence.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 in the Craver's Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Steve Pendleton officiating.
Burial will follow in Weaver Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 1-2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at Craver's Funeral Home.
Mrs. Mary Imtaiz of Starkville, 63, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 in Chicago, Ill.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012 in the chapel of West Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. William Richardson officiating.
Burial will follow at Sixteenth Section Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 1-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at West Memorial Funeral Home.
Mr. Hershel Wallace Wood, 82, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012 at The Arbors at Willow Springs in Spring Hill, Tenn.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
Curry Funeral Home of Dyersburg, Tenn. is in charge of arrangements.
Hershel was born in Miston, Tenn. He served a short time in the Air Force and farmed in Noxubee and Pickens counties for over 30 years.
Mr. Charles Abbott Little, 85, died Monday, Oct. 15, 2012 at Starkville Manor.
A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection.
Visitation will be held 1-3p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at the church.
Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements.
AMORY â€“Jerry R. Evans â€ś8 Ballâ€ť, 62, died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, in Prattville, Ala. as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
A celebration of life service will be held 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home with Bro. Marty Roberts, Bro. Ronald Floyd, Bro. Rob Gardner and Bro. William Warren officiating.
Mr. Clarence Devane Dorman of Starkville, 81, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012 at his residence.
Funeral services will be heldÂ 10:30Â a.m. Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 at Starkville Church of God withÂ Rev. Hank AndersonÂ officiating.
Burial will follow atÂ Odd Fellows Cemetery.
Visitation will be held 6-8 p.m.Â Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012Â at Welchâ€™s Funeral Home.
Mrs. Dorothy Lackey Peden, 85, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012 at First Presbyterian Church in Starkville with Rev. Joey Sherrard officiating.
Burial will follow at Memorial Garden Park Cemetery.