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Obituaries

James K. Coleman

James K. Coleman, 60, of Denton, TX, formerly of Shaw, died Wednesday, November 25, 2015, at Texas Health Presbyterian in Denton, TX.

Leroy Bates Sr.

Leroy Bates Sr., 86, of Benoit died Friday, November 20, 2015, at Select Specialty Hospital in Jackson.

George Buck Jennings

  Funeral services for George Buck Jennings, 43, of Cookeville was Tuesday, December 1, 2015, at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Presley Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Tiebout officiating. Burial followed in Cookeville City Cemetery.

Earnest Lee Stokes

  Earnest Lee Stokes, 56, died on Saturday, October 10, 2015, at Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, La. Visitation was from 2-5 p.m. on Thursday, October 15, 2015, at Brinson Funeral Home in Cleveland.

Hezekiah “Bo Didly” House

  Hezekiah “Bo Didly” House, 81, of Ruleville died Tuesday, October 13, 2015, at University Medical Center in Jackson.

Roosevelt Dudley Jr.

  Roosevelt Dudley Jr., 58, of Rosedale died on Sunday, October 6, 2015 at St. Dominic-Jackson Hospital in Jackson. Funeral services will begin at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 18, 2015, at Mt. Hebron M.B. Church in Rosedale with Reverend Carlton Matthews officiating.

Flora Mae Hughes

  Flora Mae Hughes, 86, of Ruleville died on Sunday, October 11, 2015, at North Sunflower Medical Center in Ruleville.

Lawrence Earl Carmicle

Lawrence Earl Carmicle, 60, of Mound Bayou died Thursday, October 8, 2015, at University of Alabama Hospital in Birmingham, AL.  Funeral service will be at noon Saturday, October 16, 2015, at John F. Kennedy Memorial High School Gymnasium in Mound Bayou with Rev. Terrick Williams officiating.

Ruby Bryson

Ruby Bryson, 95, of Shaw died on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, in Oxford. Visitation will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Friday, October 16, 2015, at T.L. Redmon Funeral Home Chapel in Cleveland.