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Robert Brendan O’Donnell, Jr.

Robert Brendan O’Donnell, Jr., 75 of Iuka, MS, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 9, 2018, in the comforting presence of his loving wife Cathey, after a long battle with Parkinson’s. He was a beloved son, brother, cousin, husband, father, uncle, grandfather and friend. In addition to his wife, Brendan…

Imogene Baggett

Imogene died on April 10, 2018 at her sister’s residence in Memphis, TN. She was born on November 6, 1926 in Kossuth, MS. to the late Lee Autry “L.A.” Baggett and Essie Odle Baggett. She was of the Baptist faith and was a graduate of Alcorn Agriculture High School. She…

Douglas 'Doug' Cecil Spencer

Douglas “Doug” Cecil Spencer, 53, passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2018, at his residence, Park Rest Nursing Home in Savannah, TN. There will be a Celebration of LIfe Service on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at 4:00 PM at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. The Rev. Patrick Moore will…

Douglas ‘Doug’ Cecil Spencer

Douglas “Doug” Cecil Spencer, 53, passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2018, at his residence, Park Rest Nursing Home in Savannah, TN. There will be a Celebration of LIfe Service on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at 4:00 PM at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. The Rev. Patrick Moore will…

Prentiss 'Gale' Mathis

Prentiss “Gale” Mathis Mr. Mathis passed away April 9, 2018. He was born Dec. 20, 1945. The family is being served by Memorial Funeral Home Corinth.

Prentiss ‘Gale’ Mathis

Prentiss “Gale” Mathis Mr. Mathis passed away April 9, 2018. He was born Dec. 20, 1945. The family is being served by Memorial Funeral Home Corinth.

John Clifton Ware

John Clifton Ware, 72, of Corinth, passed away April 7, 2018. Visitation will be held Friday, April 13, from 1-6 p.m. at Grayson Funeral Service, Corinth. The funeral service will be Saturday, April 14, at noon at St. Mark Baptist Church, Corinth. Interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery, Corinth.…

Patricia Ann Peacher

Patricia Ann Peacher, age 63, of Rienzi, Mississippi, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at her residence. A Celebration of her life is set for 3 PM on Tuesday, April 19, in the Chapel at Corinthian Funeral Home, 506 Kilpatrick Street, Corinth, with Rev. Paul Ray Hall and Rev.…

Ray D. Glidewell

A Celebration of Life service for Ray D Glidewell, 91 of Corinth, MS, will be held Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 11:00 A M at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with interment to follow at Forrest Memorial Park. Gerald Glidewell, Diane Chester, Charlie Browning and Tepen Hamm will officiate…

Ralph “Burr” Skinner

Ralph “Burr” Skinner, 74, of Burnsville, MS, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Tennessee on April 8, 1943 to the late Talmadge and Blanche Jones Skinner and graduated from Burnsville High School in 1963. Ralph served in the Army National Guard and…

Helen Meter

Helen Meter, 93, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at her residence in Counce, TN. There will be a Celebration of Life Service on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at 1:00 PM at First Baptist Church, Counce, TN. Prior to service there will be a visitation from 11:00 AM–1:00 PM.…

Danny Beavers

Danny Beavers, 62 of Glen, MS, headed to heaven for a grand reunion on Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. A Celebration of Life service will be Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 3:00 P M at Church of the Crossroads with Highway Patrol Honors. Interment will follow…

Lilly Pearl Crum

A Celebration of Life visitation for Lilly Pearl Crum, 91 of Corinth, MS, will be held Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 9:00 A M to 11:00 A M at Magnolia Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Forrest Memorial Park. Mrs. Crum passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Cornerstone Health…

Mr. Dennis Jacob Russell

Mr. Dennis Jacob Russell, 78, of Corinth, passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2018, at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth. He was born in Marion, New York, on March 25, 1940, to Jacob Russell and Elizabeth Blankenburg Russell. He owned his own business, OCLA Pressure Cleaning. Mr. Russell was…

Magon Nicole Dawson

Magon Nicole Dawson, 29, of Booneville, MS, passed away on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Regional One in Memphis, TN. She was born in Corinth, MS on January 8, 1989 to Charles Ray Dawson and Paula Sawyer Dawson. Magon will forever be remembered in the hearts of her family and…

Robert L. Jenkins Jr.

Robert L. Jenkins Jr. Oct. 10, 1956-April 6, 2018 The family is being served by McPeters Funeral Directors, Corinth.

Gladys Marie (Babe) Suitor Scott

Funeral services for Gladys Marie (Babe) Suitor Scott, 94, of Corinth are set for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at McPeters Funeral Home with the Rev. Mark Nail and Rev. Trey Lambert officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday night from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00…

Betty Butler Lambert

Celebration of Life Services for Betty Butler Lambert, 84, are set for 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Rusty Fair officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Betty died April 8, 2018 at NMMC in Tupelo. She was born July 3, 1933 in Alcorn Co.…

Kathryn Barnes Mills

Celebration of Life services for Kathryn Barnes Mills, 87, are set for 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Rayburn Richardson officiating. Burial will be in Union Baptist Church Cemetery. Ms. Mills died Thursday, April 5, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. She was a lifelong resident…

Christopher 'Chris' Lee Reid

A celebration of life service for Christopher “Chris” Lee Reid, 46, is set for 1:00 p.m. Friday at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dennis Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Forrest Memorial Park. Family will receive friends Friday from 11:30 am to service time. Chris died April 4,…

Christopher ‘Chris’ Lee Reid

A celebration of life service for Christopher “Chris” Lee Reid, 46, is set for 1:00 p.m. Friday at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dennis Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Forrest Memorial Park. Family will receive friends Friday from 11:30 am to service time. Chris died April 4,…

Wayne Hodges

Mr. Hodges died Sunday, April 1, 2018 at his residence. He was born September 1, 1949 in Ripley, Ms. to the late Ray and Virginia Holliday Hodges. He retired after 16 ½ years as the instructor in the Graphic Arts Department at the Alcorn Vocational Technology Center to open his…

Robert Eugene Lawrence

Robert Eugene Lawrence, 85 of Corinth, MS, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. Magnolia Funeral Home will host a Memorial Service on Monday, April 2, 2018 at 2:00 P M. Visitation is Monday, April 2, 2018 at 1:00 P M until service time at Magnolia…

Joyce Ann McCreless

A Celebration of Life Memorial service for Joyce Ann McCreless, 64 of Corinth, MS, will be held Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 2:00 P M at the home of Jackie and Anita Dildy. Bill Pady, Jr. will officiate the service. Mrs. McCreless passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Magnolia…

Agnes Mae Hardin

Funeral Service for Agnes Mae Hardin, 93, are set for 3:00 p.m. Sunday April 1, 2018 at Memorial Funeral Home with burial in the Forrest Memorial Park. Agnes died March 30, 2018 at her residence in Corinth. She was born July 7, 1924 in Tishomingo Co. MS. to the late…

Peggy Ann Catherine Gant Frazier

Services to celebrate the life of Peggy Ann Catherine Gant Frazier, 79, are scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Friday at Memorial Funeral Home. Family will receive friends from 3:00 p.m. until service time. Peggy Ann Catherine Gant Frazier, 79 of Corinth, Mississippi, died Wednesday, March 28, 2017, at Magnolia Regional Health…

Beatrice Talley Phillips

A Celebration of Life service for Beatrice Talley Phillips, 96 of Corinth is set for Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 11:00am at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with burial in Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 27, 2018 from 5:00pm-8:00pm and Wednesday, March 28, 2018…

Juard Houston Farris

Juard Houston Farris, 83, passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at his residence in Glen, MS. He was born on October 31, 1931, in Tishomingo County, to his parents, Wilmer Ray Farris and Ruby Stockton Farris. There will be a Celebration of Life Service on Wednesday, March 28, 2018,…

Bernice M. Norton

Funeral service for Bernice M. Norton, 89, are set for 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Titus Tyer officiating. Burial will be in the Forrest Memorial Park. Bernice died March 26, 2018 at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo, MS. She was born born October 31, 1928 in Phil…

Ray Fugitt

A Graveside Service for Ray Fugitt, 36 of Iuka, MS, will be held Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Fairview Church Cemetery. Mr. Fugitt passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 in Iuka, MS. He was born August 13, 1981 in Jackson, TN to Larry Randall Fugitt and Barbara Ann McNair Fugitt.…

Mary Estelle Crabb Gann

Mary Estelle Crabb Gann, 98, of Corinth, MS, passed away after a short illness on Friday, March 23, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. She was born in Prentiss County, MS on December 19, 1919 to the late Oscar and Cleora Penny Crabb and graduated from New Site High School.…

Harley Marvin Hight

Harley Marvin Hight, 105, of Corinth, was born March 25, 1912 in Hamilton, Alabama. He was the last of 8 children born to James Rassie Hight and Loueda Jane Davis Hight. He died March 23, 2018 just two days before his 106th birthday. Visitation will be on Tuesday, March 27,…

Mr. Bruce Allen Garmon

Graveside services for Mr. Bruce Allen Garmon, 54, of Selmer, Tennessee, will be at 1pm Saturday March 24, 2018, at Glenwood Cemetery at Yazoo City, Mississippi. Visitation will be 5-8pm Friday March 23, 2018, at the Corinthian Funeral Home Mr. Garmon died Wednesday March 21, 2018, at Magnolia Regional Health…

Judy Crider

A Celebration of Life service for Judy Crider, 81, of Corinth, MS, will be Friday, March 23, 2018 at 2:00 P M at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with interment to follow at Center Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Counce, TN. Bro. Bill Wages and Charlie Browning will officiate…

Halbert Junior Crum

A Celebration of Life service for Halbert Junior Crum, 70, of Corinth, is set for Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 2:00pm with burial at Brigman Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, March 21, 2018 from 5:00pm-9:00pm and Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 12:00pm until service time at Magnolia…

Dennis ‘Dwight’ Duckworth

A Celebration of Life Service for Dennis “Dwight” Duckworth, 59, is set for 3:30 pm Thursday at McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors with Dr. Lynn Jones officiating. Burial will be in the Forrest Memorial Park. On March 17, 2018, Dwight went home to be with his “Sweet Jesus.”Dwight was a resident…

Clyde Flake

Funeral services for Clyde Flake, 86, are set for 1:00 p.m. Thursday at Oak Grove Independent Methodist Church with Bro. Gene Coltharp and Bro. Terrell Gatewood officiating. Burial will be in the Oak Grove Independent Methodist Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends Wednesday from 5:00 to 9:00 and Thursday from…

Stella Mae Jones

Services to celebrate the life of Stella Mae Jones, 73, are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Monday at McPeters Funeral Home with burial to follow in Hatchie Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at McPeters Funeral Home. Mrs. Jones died on March 15, 2018…

Bro. Greg Philamlee

Bro. Greg Philamlee, 57, of Corinth, MS, passed away to his heavenly reward on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. He was born in Benton, AR on December 2, 1960 to Bro. James and Betty Caldwell Philamlee. Following graduation from Corinth High School in 1979 and Northeast…

Jerry Marlar

Funeral services for Jerry Marlar, 66 of Corinth, MS, are set for Sunday March 18, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories in Corinth. Visitation will be Saturday March 17, 2018 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm and Sunday March 18, 2018 from 12 noon till service…