Obituaries Submission Form


Submit an obituary announcement to The Newton County Appeal. Obituaries are accepted only from funeral homes except in rare occasions that are handled on a case-by-case basis.

Death notice (basic information) - Free
Up to 300 words - $30
301-400 words - $45
401-550 words - $70
551-700 words - $100

How to submit
• Email
• Fax 601-774-8301
• Complete the form below
Obituaries must be received no later than noon on Monday for publication the following Wednesday.

If you have any questions during business hours (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time), please call us at 601-774-9433 or email

No extra charge for photo.


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