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December 20th

Willie B. Washington

December 21, 2014

Mr. Willie B. Washington,77, of Maben, Mississippi died Sunday, December 13, 2014 in Maben, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Monday, December 22, 2014 at Traveler's Rest Baptist Church, Mathiston, Mississippi.
Visitation will be held Sunday, December 21, 2014 from 2:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.

December 18th

William D Norris, Jr. 

December 19, 2014

William Delevan Norris, Jr. 52 died Wednesday, December 17, 2014 in his home surrounded by his family. He was born December 6, 1962 to William Delevan Norris, Sr. and Edwina Sanders Norris in Quitman, MS. He was a long time business man and owner of Bulldog Lanes and a member of the First Baptist Church in Starkville, MS. 

Freddie Drungole High

December 19, 2014

Mrs. Freddie Drungole High, 90, of Milwaukee,Wisconsin, died Tuesday, December 9, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Second Baptist Church, Starkville, Mississippi with Pastor John H. High, Jr., officiating.

Robert E. Cooper

December 19, 2014

Mr. Robert E. Cooper, 61, of Starkville, Mississippi died Tuesday, December 16, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, December 20, 2014 at West memorial Funeral Home, Mississippi with Reverend Dr. Otto Harris, III, officiating.

Carrie Buress

December 19, 2014

Mrs. Carrie Buress, 101, of Chicago, Illinois died Tuesday, December 9, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M., Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Crawford, Mississippi.
Visitation will be held Friday, December 19, 2014 from 12:00 P.M.- 6:00 P.M. at West Memorial Funeral Home, Starkville, Mississippi.

December 15th

Leona Elizabeth (Topsy) Shirley Wells

December 16, 2014

Leona Elizabeth (Topsy) Shirley Wells was born in Monroe County MS, May 31, 1917.  She died at the age of 97 on December 14, 2014.  At the age of two, her family moved to Clay County, MS.  Her father, Milford Bard Shirley, was a farmer, dairyman, Justice of the Peace, supervisor of county roads, and member of the board of supervisors for 16 years.  Her mother, Nancy Elizabeth McClellan Shirley was

Sarah Faye Vaughan

December 16, 2014

Mrs. Sarah Faye Vaughan age 71 of Tuscaloosa passed away Sunday December 14, 2014 at Hospice of West Alabama.

Rubel Parm Cowart, Jr.

December 16, 2014

Rubel Parm Cowart, Jr.
Rubel Parm Cowart, Jr., died suddenly on December 13, 2014 in Hazlehurst.  Visitation is 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church in Hazlehurst, Mississippi, with funeral services to follow at the church at 2:00 pm, with interment in the Hazlehurst Cemetery.  Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.

December 14th

Danny Coleman

December 14, 2014

Danny Coleman, age 61, passed away at his residence in Starkville on December 13, 2014 after a lengthy battle with cancer.  Danny was born and raised in Starkville and was retired from Four County Power Association, was a member of the National Guard, and a board member of the Adaton-Self Creek Volunteer Fire Department.

December 13th

Jack Parker Vaughan

December 14, 2014

Jack Parker Vaughan, 78, died Friday at his home in Starkville. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Monday, December 15 at St. Joseph Catholic Church followed by a funeral mass at 11 a.m.

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