Obituaries

Ola Jean Parker

Ola Jean  Parker, 87, of Lawrence, passed away Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at Rush Hospital in Meridian. She was born Thursday, Jan. 9, 1930, in Newton County. 

Sallie Jones

Services for Ms. Sallie Vance Jones, 89, of Union will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 6 at the Reid Chapel Church of God with burial in the Reid Chapel Church Cemetery. The Revs. H.L. Rhodes and Harmon Smith and Bro. Don Cook will officiate.

Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5 at Milling Funeral Home of Union.

Amos Bounds

Amos Ross Bounds, 87, of Newton, died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, at his residence in Newton. He was born Monday, Oct. 20, 1930, in Newton. 

Mavis Herrington

Services for Mavis Herrington will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017,

at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Neshoba County with the Revs. Rusty Walton and Lin Chesney officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. McClain-Hays Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Jimmy Posey

Mr. Jimmy D. Posey, 73, passed away on Saturday Oct. 21, 2017, at the Rush Foundation Hospital in Meridian. Visitation was held from 5:30-7 p.m. Monday Oct. 23 and again on Tuesday Oct. 24 from 9– 9:50 a.m. at Wolf Funeral Services in Lake. Funeral Services were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday Oct.

Edward Watts

Edward G. Watts, 68, of Newton, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. He was born Friday, Oct. 29, 1948, in Star.  

Memorial services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 23 at Newton County Funeral Home — South. The Rev. Brian Rushing officiated.  Newton County Funeral Home — South was in charge of arrangements.

Shelia Doby

Services for Shelia Doby will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 at Corinth MB Church. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at Dunlap & Thames Funeral Home, Newton. Services are under the direction of Dunlap & Thames.

 

Iris McDonald

Services for Iris McDonald will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 at Little Rock MB Church. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at Dunlap & Thames Funeral Home, Newton. Services are under the direction of Dunlap & Thames.

 

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