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Edward Stafford Knight Sr.

Edward Stafford Knight Sr., 80, died Thursday November 29, 2018 at Allegiance Specialty Hospital in Greenville, MS. after an extended illness and complications from stomach cancer. Stafford was a 1962 graduate of Mississippi State University with a B.S. degree in Banking and Finance. He received his Master’s degree from the…

Marvin Edwin Ross

A Celebration of Life service for Marvin Edwin Ross, 86 of Corinth, MS, will be Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 2:00 P M atMagnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with military honors.Minister G. W. Childs will officiate the service. Visitation will beThursday, December 6, 2018 12:00 noon until service time…

Vernon Nell ‘Zonie’ Cornelius

Mr. Vernon “Zonie” Cornelius, age 78, of Corinth, Mississippi, passed from this life on Sunday, December 2, 2018. A celebration of his life is scheduled for 1 PM on Friday, December 7, 2018 at South Shiloh Full Gospel Church in Shiloh, Tennessee. Bro. James Newcomb and Bro. Larry Adair will…

Mrs. Carolyn J. Downs

Services for Mrs. Carolyn J. Downs, 68, will be 2 pm Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at New Life Church of Jesus Christ, 400 North Lake St. in Booneville, Mississippi. with Brother Melvin Harrison and Shelby Crum officiating. Interment will be in Liberty Memorial Cemetery, Booneville. Visitation will be 6 pm…

Mr. Wesley Durrell Mills

Funeral services for Mr. Wesley Durrell Mills, 82, of New Albany, Mississippi, will be 1 PM, Monday, December 3, 2018, at New Life Pentecostal Church in Ripley, Mississippi. Bro. William Burcham and Bro. Stan Blalock will officiate. Interment will be in Tippah Memorial Gardens in Ripley. His family will receive…

Daniel Robert Arthur Sr.

A memorial service for Daniel Robert Arthur Sr., 67, is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. on Friday at McPeters Funeral Directors, Inc. with Tommy Wilson officiating. Family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until service time at 3:00 p.m. Daniel died on November 27, 2018 at his residence. He was born…

Howard Sanford Scarbrough Jr.

Howard Sanford Scarbrough Jr. passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018 at MS Care Center in Corinth, MS. He was born October 23, 1948 to Howard Sanford Scarbrough and Lilly Crum in Jackson, TN. He was of the Baptist faith. Howard is survived by his sisters, Teresa Bedgood and husband Bud…

Troy Parris Norris

Services for Troy Parris Norris, 84, of Iuka is set for Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 1:00pm at Corinth National Cemetery with Military Honors. Visitation will Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 5:00pm-8:00pm at Magnolia Funeral Home. Bro. Tommy Wilson and Rev. Kim Ratliff will officiate the service. Born February 13,…

Russell Eugene ‘Rusty’ Bivens

A Celebration of Life memorial service for Russell Eugene “Rusty” Bivens, 56 of Corinth, MS, will be Monday, December 3, 2018 at 3:00 P M at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. Charlie Browning will officiate the service. Visitation will be Monday, December 3, 2018 from 1:00 PM until service…

Betty Sue Gray

A Celebration of Life service for Betty Sue Gray, 68 of Selmer, TN, will be Friday, November 30,2018 at 2:00 P M at Pisgah Methodist Church with interment to follow at Pisgah Methodist Church Cemetery. Bro. Paul Childers will officiate the service. Visitation will be Friday, November 30, 2018 from…

Joey Lynn Scott

Funeral services for Joey Lynn Scott, 54, of Corinth, are set for Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 2:00pm at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with burial in Dogwood Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 5:00pm-8:00pm and Thursday, November 29, 2018 from 1:00pm until service time at…

Lisa Jones

Services to celebrate the life of Lisa Jones, 51, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Tuscumbia Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday evening from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home and from 1:00 p.m. until service…

Kristy Rene’a ‘Bud’ Haynes Crum

Kristy Rene’a “Bud” Haynes Crum, 41, of Corinth, MS passed away on Thursday, November 22, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Alcorn County, MS on October 4, 1977 and graduated from Biggersville High School in 1997. She received her Associates degree from Phoenix University in child social services…

Floyd Franklin Holland III

Floyd Franklin Holland III, 52, of Ramer, TN passed away on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at his residence. He was born in Benton Harbor, MI on October 23, 1966. Floyd will forever be remembered in the hearts of his family and friends. Visitation is scheduled from 10am-2 pm Saturday, December…

Frances Evonne Moore

Funeral service for Frances Evonne Moore, 56, are set for 2:00 p.m. Monday at Memorial Funeral Home with Bro. Donald Sculley and Bro. Donald Kennedy officiating. Burial will follow in the New Hope Methodist Church Cemetery. Evonne died November 24, 2018 at her residence. She was born January 20, 1962…

John Aaron Gifford Sr.

Services to celebrate the life of John Aaron Gifford, Sr., 68, are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Saturday at Tishomingo Chapel Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until service time…

David Lloyd Scott

Graveside services for David Lloyd Scott, 80 of Corinth are set for 3:00 p.m. Sunday at McKendree Chapel Cemetery in Keyesport, IL. Visitation will be held Saturday 4:00 until 6:00 pm at Gaines Chapel United Methodist Church in Corinth, Ms. Mr. Scott died Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Magnolia Regional…

John Aaron Gifford

Services to celebrate the life of John Aaron Gifford, Sr., 68, are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. on Saturday at Tishomingo Chapel Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until service time…

Melvin Johnsey Jr.

Funeral services for Melvin Johnsey, Jr., 76, of Rienzi, MS are set for Wednesday, November 21, 2018 @ 1:00pm at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with burial at Rienzi Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 21, 2018 from 11:00am until service time at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories.…

Sherry Ellen Cockrell

Sherry Ellen Cockrell Aug. 29, 1955-Nov. 18, 2018 Visitation is Nov. 25, 1-2 p.m. at Kossuth Baptist Church followed by the memorial service.    

Jo Ann Marlar

A celebration of life for Jo Ann Marlar, 86, of Corinth, MS, is set for Tuesday November 20, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Magnolia Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with interment to follow in Farmington Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday November 20, 2018 from 9:00 AM until…

Mr. Larry Oneil Strickland

Mr. Larry Oneil Strickland, 83, passed away on Friday, November 16, 2018, at his home in Corinth, MS. There will be a private family service. He was born on August 7, 1935, in Corinth, to his late parents, Odell and Evelyn Strickland. He retired from ITT as a Draftsman after…

Scotty A. Smith

Celebration of Life Services for Scotty A. Smith, 66, are set for 3:00 pm. Wednesday at Memorial Funeral Home with the Rev. Dennis Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Henry Cemetery. Scotty died Monday, November 19, 2018 at his residence. He was born January 25, 1952 in Corinth, MS.…

Mrs. Mary Leola Turner

Services for Mrs. Mary Leola Turner, age 78, will be 3pm Sunday November 18, 2018 at the Corinthian Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Phillip Caples officiating. The interment will be in Shiloh Baptist Church cemetery. She passed from this life on Friday, November 16, 2018 at Magnolia Regional Health Center.…

Sue Stennett Rice

Services for Sue Stennett Rice, 77, are scheduled for Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 3:00pm at First Presbyterian Church, with burial to follow in Henry Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1:00-2:45 in the Fellowship Hall of First Presbyterian Church. Sue died on Friday, November 16 at Magnolia Regional Hospital. She…