Mildred Gordon

Services for Ms. Mildred “Tootsie” Nelson Gordon were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11 at Pine Grove Baptist Church with a visitation one hour prior to service. Burial was in the church cemetery. Bros. Rusty Walton and Joseph Knight officiated. Milling Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Conner Sullivan

Services for Conner Sullivan were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10 at McClain-Hays Chapel.  Burial followed in Bluff Springs Cemetery in Kemper County. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.  

Mr. Sullivan, 72, of Decatur, died Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian.  

Winifred Polk

Services for Ms. Winifred Horne Polk was held at noon, Saturday, Dec. 2 at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union with burial in the Mount Zion Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Tod Thompson officiated.

Visitation was held from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at Milling Funeral Home of Union.

Larry Rushing Sr.

Mr. Larry Gaylon Rushing Sr., 68, of Union, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017, at his residence; where he was surrounded by his wife and family. He was under the care of Quality Hospice of Philadelphia. He was a retired U.S. Air Force Veteran and had resided in Union, for the past 20 years.

Lum Jacobs

Mr. Lum J. “L.J.” Jacobs, 91, passed away on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at his home in Lawrence. Visitation was held from noon to 1:45 p.m. Sunday Dec. 3 at Wolf Funeral Services in Lake. Funeral Services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday Dec. 3 at the Wolf Funeral Services Chapel in Lake with Bros. Larry Laird and Tommy Tanner officiating.

Betty Ann Wall

Betty Ann Pelfrey Wall, 80, of Newton, died Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian. She was born Sunday, April 11, 1937, in Adairsville, Ga. 

Clara Strickland

Clara Lee Roebuck Strickland, 94, of Newton, died Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at J.G. Alexander Nursing Home in Union. She was born Friday, Aug. 3, 1923, in Kosciusko.