Mr. Jerry L. Mitchell, 76, died November 14, 2019 at Choctaw Regional Medical Center in Ackerman, MS . Funeral Services were held 3:00PM Sunday November 17, 2019 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Reeds Chapel Cemetery in Webster County, MS. Bro. Johnny Lollar officiated.
Ms. Helen O’Bannon Tollison, 80, passed from this life on the morning of November 11, 2019. A long-time resident of Starkville, she was retired from a 25-year career at Mississippi State University where she was a much-loved and respected member of the Comptroller’s Office staff.
Mr. Glenn "Pappy Glenn" Booth, 80, pharmacist, died November 9, 2019 at North MS Medical Center in Eupora. Funeral Services were held 11:00AM Tuesday November 12, 2019 at Eupora First Baptist Church with burial in Webster Memorial Garden Cemetery. Rev. Travis Gray and Rev. John Herring officiated.
Eddie D. Hatcher, 46, passed away Thursday, November 7, 2019, at Valley Medical Center in Renton, Washington. Funeral services were at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 13 in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Charles Rook and Rev. John Anthony Owens officiating.
Jimmy Dwayne Hatcher, 71, passed away at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, Mississippi, on Sunday, November 10, 2019. Visitation was Thursday, November 14 from 5:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were at 2:00 p.m.
Deborah K. “Debbie” Wright, 68, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, November 14 in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Charles Rook officiating. Visitation was the day of the service from 9 a.m.
Hilery William “Billy” Caperton, Jr., 69, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019, at Merit Health Medical Center in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Monday, November 11, 2019, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Trent Jaudon officiating. Visitation was the day of the service from 12 p.m.
Hundreds of people came out Saturday to celebrate the opening of the Walthall Courthouse Square Park and Walthall Trade Days. The village converted the site of the former historic courthouse and surrounding grounds into a community park with the assistance of the Mississippi Department of Transportation.