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Ted Cook

Mr. Ted Cook, age 63, of Corinth, passed from this life on Friday, August 10, 2018, at his residence. A celebration of his life was held Saturday at Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church, in Walnut. Bro. Larry Dollarofficiated the service, and interment followed in the Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church Cemetery. Born…

Bernece Irene Plaxico

Mrs. Bernece Plaxico, age 67, of Walnut, Mississippi, departed this life on Thursday, August 9, 2018. A celebration of her life was held on Sunday in the Chapel at Corinthian Funeral Home, Corinth, Mississippi. The Rev. Jimmy Howell and Sis. Jane Dillingham will officiate the service. Interment will follow in…

Randall Clyde Jones

Mr. Randall C. Jones, age 69, of the Box Chapel Community passed from this life on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. Born in Alcorn County, Mississippi, on May 29, 1949, to Truman and Ruth Jones, he was a retired mechanic and musician. He is survived by his wife, Peggy Ruth Jones,…

Gary Wilkins

Gary Wilkins, 66, was born on April 24, 1952 and passed away on August 9, 2018. A celebration of life service will be held Aug. 26 at 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 919 Shiloh Road, Corinth. A family and friends gathering will be held at the church after the…

Price ‘Pud’ Turner

Mr. Price “Pud” Turner, 91, went to his heavenly home on Monday, August 6, 2018. He was born on March 30, 1927, and was a lifelong resident of Corinth, MS. Mr. Pud was a kind and generous man who never met a stranger and treated all people with the same…

Kattie Dixon

Kattie Dixon, 94, of Corinth, MS, passed away on Monday, August 6, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Alcorn County, MS on May 19, 1924 to the late Herman and Fannie Mae McCalister. Kattie was a homemaker and a member of Tuscumbia Baptist Church. She will forever be…

Ruby Mae Cornelius

Ruby Mae Cornelius, 78, of Corinth, passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2018, at her residence. She was born on August 28, 1939, in Middleton, TN. Ms Ruby was a retired Machine Operator for North American Pipe Company. She was of the Baptist Faith. Survivors include her Sons: Jackie Lee…

Joyce Luther

Joyce Luther, 68, of Corinth, MS, passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. She was born in Prentiss County, MS on May 27, 1950 to the late W.R. “Pete” and Marie Sweeney and graduated from Jumpertown High School in 1968. Joyce was a homemaker and…

Joretta D. Null

Services to celebrate the life of Joretta D. Null, 87, are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. on Monday at Memorial Funeral Home with burial to follow in Forrest Memorial Park. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Memorial Funeral Home. Mrs. Null died on August 10,…

Emogine E. Wages

A funeral service for Emogine E. Wages, 87, was held Saturday at Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Skeet Jackson officiating. Emogine died August 8, 2018 at her residence in Bethel Springs, TN. She was born August 20, 1930 in Chester Co. TN. To the late Melvin and Velder Holmes. She…

John Timothy ‘Tim’ Jenkins

A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial for John Timothy “Tim” Jenkins was held Saturday at St. James Catholic Church with Father Mario Soloizano officiating. Tim died August 3, 2018 at his residence. He was born December 31, 1949 to the late Lester “Johnny” and Bette Jenkins. He was a member…

Tiffany Marie Spraks

A memorial Celebration of Life Service for Tiffany Marie Spraks, 42, was held Saturday at Living Free Ministries with Bro. Tommy Wilson officiating. Tiffany died August 5, 2018 at her residence. She was born February 2, 1976 in Camp Lejeune, N.C. to Steven and Christine Bean. She received her Sociology…

Bettie Ellzey

Graveside service for Bettie Ellzey, 73, is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Henry Cemetery with the Rev. Roger Shock officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at McPeters Funeral Directors, Inc. Bettie died on July 30,…

Charles David Lambert

A celebration of life service for Charles David Lambert is set for Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with interment to follow at Love Joy Baptist Church with Masonic rites. Visitation will be Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 11:00 AM till 1:00…

Wanda Lee Cornelius

A celebration of life for Wanda Lee Cornelius, 72, of Corinth, is set for Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Strickland Church of Christ with interment to follow at Forrest Memorial Park. Visitation will be Friday, August 3, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Magnolia Funeral…

Gregory Paul ‘Greg’ Hopkins

Gregory Paul “Greg” Hopkins, 59, of Corinth, MS passed away on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Hampton, VA on April 22, 1959 to Kenneth and Margaret Hopkins and graduated from Alcorn Central High School in 1978. He was employed for several years with World…

Robert H. Farmer

Funeral services for Robert H. Farmer, 64, of Rienzi, MS. is set for Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 2:00pm at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with burial in Vanderford Cemetery w/Military Honors. Visitation will be Wednesday, August 11, 2018 from 12:00pm until service time at Magnolia Funeral Home. Born…

Sammie Carolyn Russell

Celebration of Life Memorial Service for Sammie Carolyn Russell, 73, are set for 2:00 p.m. Monday at Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Smith and Jennifer Jefcoat officiating. Carolyn died August 4, 2018 at Dogwood Plantation. She was born August 26, 1944 in Tupelo, MS. to the late Richard and…

John Hillie Green Jr.

Services for John Hillie Green, Jr., 75, are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Wednesday at Memorial Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Ebenezer Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until service time at 3:00 p.m. Johnny died on July 30, 2018 a Magnolia Regional Health Center.…

Tanya Lee Machado Alfred

A Celebration of Life service to Tanya Lee Machado Alfred, 37, of Corinth is set for Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 2:00pm at Magnolia Funeral Home. Visitation will be Friday, July 27, 2018 from 5:00pm- 8:00pm and Saturday, July 28, 2018 from 12:00 noon until service time at Magnolia Funeral…

Michael L. ‘Mike’ Leatherwood

A Celebration of Life service for Michael L. “Mike” Leatherwood, 58, is set for 11:00 am Monday at McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors Chapel with Bro. Larry Lancaster officiating. Burial will be in the Dogwood Cemetery. Mike died July 26, 2018 at his residence. He was born November 28, 1959 in…

May Belle Burcham Feazell

Funeral Services for May Belle Burcham Feazell, 95, is set for 3:00 P.M. Friday at Oak Hill Christian Church with burial to follow at Center Hill Cemetery. May Belle died July 25, 2018 peacefully in Jackson, TN. She was born January 10, 1923 in Jacinto, MS to the late Hezekiah…

Linda Gail Kennedy

Services to celebrate the life of Linda Gail Kennedy, 73, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Friday at Memorial Funeral Home with burial to follow at Forrest Memorial Park. Linda died on July 24, 2018 at Methodist Hospital in Memphis. She was born in Alcorn County on October 1, 1944 to…

Brandon Haygood

Brandon Haygood, age 34, of Corinth, departed this life on Friday, July 20 2018, as the result of an automobile accident. A celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 3 o’clock PM, in the Chapel at Corinthian Funeral Home, 506 Kilpatrick St., Corinth. Bro. Jimmy…

Gene Irvin Thorne

Funeral services for Gene Irvin Thorne, 50, of Glen, are set for Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 11:00am at Magnolia Funeral Home with interment to follow in Snowdown Methodist Church Cemetery in Iuka. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 24, 2018 from 5:00pm-8:00pm and Wednesday, July 25, 2018 from 10:00am until…