Archive - Apr 27, 2014
John Wesley Herring, Jr., went to be with the Lord on April 27, 2014, surrounded by his family in his home in Starkville, Mississippi.Â He was born on August 8, 1927, in Lincoln County, Mississippi, to Wesley and Winnie Herring.Â He spent his childhood in Lincoln County surrounded by loving parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, and cousins.Â He served in the Navy during World War II and then graduated
The Mississippi State Bulldogs had a couple of distractions on their mind this weekend.
It was the last time seven Bulldog seniors played at MSU Softball Stadium and the last two weekends had seen emotions high.
The Starkville Academy Volunteers had a young football team last season with several sophomores asked to carry the bulk of the load.
As the Vols look to beginning spring practice this week, head coach Jeff Terrill is excited about having many familiar faces available.
ACKERMAN â€“ Andy Young has watched 12 senior classes come and go during his baseball coaching tenure.
The three seniors that played their final game last Friday were extra special because it was his first class to graduate as Choctaw County Chargers.
James Vernon McKay M.D., 97, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family, April 14, 2014.
Â Â Â Â Â Â Funeral: 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 30, in Biggers Funeral Chapel, 6100 Azle Ave., Lake Worth, Texas. Interment: Lamesa Memorial Park Cemetery, Lamesa, Texas.
James Harold Smith was born on December 24, 1942 in Starkville, Mississippi to Ms. Lula Roberson and Mr. L.D. â€śHog Eyeâ€ť Smith. He departed his life on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.
Melvin Lee Kornegay, 48, passed away on April 25, 2014 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, MS.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edgar Warren Kornegay and Mary Alice Collins.
Ann McGee Bruce, 87, or Starkville, MS passed away on Friday April 25, 2014 at Vickers Personal Care Home in Starkville, MS. She was born on November 24, 1926 to the late Frank and Mary Evelyn Melton McGee. She was a member of Pheba United Methodist Church and a school teacher.