Archive - Feb 2014 - Obituary
George Leonard McClain, Jr., 89, died after a brief illness on February 23, 2014, at OCH Regional Medical Center.Â He had been a Starkville resident since 1953.Â He was an avid sportsman, golfer, fisherman, and MSU sports enthusiast.
Mr. McClain was born in Choctaw County on May 28, 1924, to George Leonard McClain, Sr. and Cora Ester Fondren McClain.
Earl Richard Cooley graduated to his Heavenly home Saturday, February 22, 2014 just shy of his 96th Birthday.Â The family is tremendously grateful for the loving and compassionate care he received in his final days at the Inpatient Hospice unit at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS.
Mrs. Hazel Palmer Kemp, 89, died Thursday, February 20, 2014, at Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, MS. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, February 22nd, at Harmony Baptist Church, with Rev. Jerry Lundy officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Porter Funeral Home. Interment will be in Harmony Cemetery.
Rachel Henderson Bullman, 80, died on February 17, 2014 at her home after a lengthy battle with Parkinsonâ€™s disease.
Mr. Maynard King, 83, passed away February 13, 2014 in Monticello, Fla. Services are saturday February 22, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Rockhill U.M. Church in Starkville, MS. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitations are Friday February 21, 2014 from 2-6 p.m. at Century Hairston Funeral Home in Starkville, MS. Rev. Dr. Melvin R. King, Sr. will be officiating.
Emma Lou Jackson, 81,Â died Monday, FebruaryÂ 10, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 22, 2014 at West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, Mississippi with Reverend Robert Tate, Jr., officiating.Â
Visitation will be Friday,Â February21, 2014: 1-6:00 p.m. at West Memorial Chapel, Starkville, Mississippi.