Thursday, July 11, 2019

Roy Eugene Young, 80, of Laurel died Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Jones County Rest Home in Ellisville. Graveside services will be Friday, July 12, at 3 p.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery and the burial will follow. Brother Kenny Morris will officiate. Ellisville Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Susie L. Shelby, 92, of Taylorsville died on July 5, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral services will be Friday, July 12, at 11 a.m. at Old Palestine M.B. Church in Taylorsvile. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Old Palestine Ce…

David L. Carr, 61, of Collins died on July 8, 2019 at  his home. Services will be Saturday, July 13, at 11 a.m. at Old Hopewell M. B. Church in Collins. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Old Hopewell Cemetery. Young's Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Minnie Mae McLaurine, 75,of Raleigh died on July 5, 2019 at Care Center in Raleigh. Services will be Saturday, July 13, at 2 p.m. at Dry Ridge Church in Raleigh. Visitationwill be Friday from 6-8 p.m. at Young's Funeral Home Chapel in Taylorsville. Burial will be in Dry Ridge Cemetery. Young…

Friday, July 05, 2019

Henry E. Thompson, 91, of Laurel, died Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at his residence in Laurel. Visitation will be Saturday, July 6, from 9:30-11 a.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Laurel. Funeral services will be at 11 at the funeral home of Laurel and burial will follow in Sunset Gardens C…

John Cox Jr., 89, of Laurel died Monday, July 1, 2019 at his residence. Funeral services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at West Pleasant Grove M.B. Church with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Brown Mortuary. Brown Mortuary Inc. is in charge of …

Ruth R. Moffett, 85, of Taylorsville died on July 1, 2019 at her home. Services will be Saturday, July 6, at 1 p.m. at Pine Valley M. B. Church in Taylorsville.Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Pine Valley Cemetery. Young's Funeral Home is in charge of the…

Tommie Lee Allen, 80, of Laurel died Thursday, June 27, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Queen's Chapel M.B. Church with burial in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday at the church. Brown Mortuary …

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Linda M. Phillips Rogers, 62, of Ellisville died Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Brown Mortuary with burial in Ellisville City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time. Brown Mor…

Sarah L. Holder, 39, of Laurel died June 11, 2019 at her residence. Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 19, at 2 p.m. at Mount Aid M.B. Church in Ellisville with burial in Benson cemetery. Visitation will be from noon until service time at the church. Brown Mortuary Inc. is in charge of…

Monday, June 17, 2019

Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, at the Billy M. King-Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Collins for Johnnie Vee Sanford Lowery, 80, of Seminary, who passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Rev. Roy Craft and Rev. Ronnie Sanford will officiate. Interment will be Friday  at…

Friday, June 14, 2019

Bertha Louise Graves, 58, of Taylorsville died Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, at Old Palestine Missionary Baptist Church in Taylorsville (Hebron). Burial will be in the church cemetery. Services of reme…

Martha Hosey, 86, of Laurel died Tuesday June 4, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 15, at 11 a.m. at St. Elmo M.B. Church with burial in Oak Hill No. 2 cemetery. Visitation will be 9 a.m. until service time at the church. Brown M…

Wilma Fortenberry, 91, of Collins died Tuesday June 11, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 15, at 2:30 p.m. at Old Palestine M.B. Church in Taylorsville with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 1 p.m. until service time at t…

Monday, June 10, 2019

Lakindria T. Pruitt, 36, of Ellisville died Thursday June 6, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg.Funeral services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at New Hope M.B. Church in the Currie Community with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from noon until service time at the…

Wednesday, June 05, 2019

Latoris Vondale Cooley Jr., 17, of Laurel, died Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at United Missionary Baptist Church in Laurel. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Baptist Church Cemetery in Vossburg. Viewing will …

Minister Michael Antonio Gates, 49, of Laurel, died Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Merit Health Wesley Hospital in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 8, at Christian Valley Baptist Church in Laurel. Burial will be in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Viewing will be from 10-11…

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Lessie Katie Gavin, 99, of Heidelberg died in Hattiesburg on Saturday, May 25, 2019. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Oak Bowery United Methodist Church in Heidelberg followed by burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 1-2 p.m. at the church before the service. Bay Springs…

Little Miss Dylan Denise Gray, 3, of Quitman died Saturday, May 25, 2019 at H. C. Watkins Memorial Hospital in Quitman. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 1, at 11 a.m. at Triumph the Church of God in Christ in Vossburg with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at 9 a.m. un…

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Lucile Jordan Blakely, 83, of Laurel died Friday, May 17, 2019 at her residence. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 25, at 11 a.m. at St. Elmo M.B. Church with burial in Oak Hill No. 2 cemetery. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. at the church. Brown Mortuary Inc. is in charge of the arra…

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Annie Joyce Haynes, 62, of Laurel died on May 15, 2019 in Slidell, La. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 25, at 11 a.m. at New Hopewell M. B. Church in Taylorsville. Visitation is from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in New Hopewell Cemetery. Young's Funeral Home is in charge o…

JoAnn Allen, 66, of Laurel died on May 21, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Memorial service will be Saturday, May 25, at 11 a.m. at Mount Williams Baptist Church in Taylorsville. Burial will be in Mount Williams Cemetery. Young's Funeral Home is in charge of the arra…

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Loving Josiah Hendrick Evans was born Jan. 21,2019 to Shakia Evans and Attaacleve Bender of Laurel. On May 15,2019, he gained his wings leaving behind a precious imprint of smiles on his love ones. Services will be Sunday, May 19, at 3 p.m. at Morning Star M.B.Church in Laurel. Malone Funera…

Lillian Gully, 82, of Laurel died Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral Mass will be Friday, May 17, at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Laurel with burial in Oak Hill No. 2 cemetery. Rosary service will begin at 9 a.m., with vi…

Johnny R. Ferguson, 69, of Laurel died Friday, May 9, 2019 at his residence. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 18, at 2 p.m. at Mount Pleasant M.B. Church in Sandersville with burial in Mount Olive cemetery. Visitation will be from noon to service time at the church. Brown Mortuary Inc.…

Monday, May 13, 2019

Faye Thompson Manning, 81, of Laurel died Sunday, May 12, 2019 at her residence. Visitation will be on Tuesday, May 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Laurel. Funeral Services will be at noon and burial will follow in Florence Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery…

Thursday, May 09, 2019

Princeton J. Moody, 7, of Laurel died Monday, May 6, 2019 in Laurel. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 11, at Sweet Hope Baptist Church. Burial will be in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Viewing will be Saturday from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Chapel of Angels Funeral Home is in char…

Michael D. Ross, 49, of Taylorsville died Friday, May 3, 2019 at Ashbury House in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 11, at 2 p.m. at Greater Faith Missionary Baptist Church on HWY 84 West with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time…

Michael Glenn Carter, 40, of Laurel died Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be Monday, May13, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Brown Mortuary with entombment in Mount Olivet Cemetery and Mausoleum in New Orleans. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. …

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Doris Deloris Ward, 75, of Laurel died Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, May 10, at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Viewing will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the c…

Gloria Marie Cooley Chatman, 65, of Hattiesburg died on May 5, 2019 at home. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 11, at 11 a.m. at East Jerusalem Baptist Church in Hattiesbug. Visitation is Friday from 7-9  p.m. at East Jerusalem Baptist Church in Hattiesburg. Burial will be in South Hill…

Friday, May 03, 2019

Mr. Jack B. Hales, 56, of Heidelberg died Sunday, April 28, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 4, at 11 a.m. at Greater Beaver Meadow M.B. Church in Heidelberg with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. until…

Monday, April 29, 2019

Barbara Ann Parker Jones, 58, of Bethel, Conn., and formerly of Heidelberg, died Sunday, April 21, 2019 at Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven Conn. Funeral services will be Wednesday, at 1 p.m. at Fairview Presbyterian Church in Paulding with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will …

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Lois Wilson, 91, of Soso died on April 23, 2019 at South Central Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral services will be Tuesday, April 30, at noon at Soso Seventh Day Adventist Church. Visitation will be from 11 a.m.. to noon at the church. Burial will be in Seventh Adventist Church cemetery in …

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Helen M. Thaggard, 66, of Pachuta died Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at her residence. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 27, at 11 a.m., at Mount Jordan United Methodist Church in Pachuta with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. until service time at the church. B…

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Frankie Lane Williams, 65, of Laurel passed away Monday, April 22, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be Thursday, April 25, at 11 a.m. at Mount Vernon Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery on Highway 15 south of Laurel, with interment to follow. Brothe…

Mrs. Merline W. Nixon passed away on April 17, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 27, at Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church in Heidelberg at 2 p.m.  Interment will be immediately following in the Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church Ceme…

Bobbie Lee Rhodes passed away on April 18, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be on Saturday, April 27, at Christian Valley Baptist Church in Laurel at 2 p.m. Interment will be immediately following in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery in Laurel. Visitation will be fr…

Gloria D. Barnes, 61, of Taylorsville died on April 20, 2019 at her home. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 27, at 11 a.m. at Old Palestine M.B. Church in Taylorsville. Visitation will be from 10-11 at the church. Burial will be in Hopewell Church Cemetery in Collins. Young's Funeral …

Monday, April 22, 2019

James Michael Brewer, 43, of Laurel passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center. Visitation will be Monday, April 22, from 5-8 p.m. at the Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Laurel and again on Tuesday from 10-11 a.m. at the Jesus Name Church of Ellisville i…

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Mr. Eugene Blaylock, 88, of Laurel died Thursday. April 11, 2019 at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans. Funeral services will be Friday, April 19, at noon at the Soso Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Soso with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until service time at …

Jeffrey Stevenson Crosby passed away on April 16, 2019 in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 27, at 10 a.m., at Springhill Missionary Baptist Church in Ellisville. Interment will be immediately following at Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery in Laurel. Visitation will be Friday from …

Mr. Jerry Smith, 52, of Laurel died Friday, April 12, 2019 at Ashbury House Hospice in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at For the Love of God Church on Cooks Avenue with burial in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Visitation will be noon until service time at the church. Brow…

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Mrs. Frances L. Evans Jones passed away on April 4, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel. Funeral services will be Friday, April 12, at the East Laurel Church of Christ in Laurel. Interment will be immediately following at Oak Hill No. 2 cemetery. Visitation will be from 1…

Ms. Dorothy Lee Bester Magee passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at the Asbury Hospice House in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be at Morning Star Baptist Church on Saturday, April 13, at 1 p.m. Interment will be immediately following in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Visitation will be from…

Kenneth Ray Evans Jr. of Ellisville passed away on April 1, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be Saturday, April 13, at 2 p.m. in the chapel at Chapel of Angels Funeral Home in Laurel. Interment will be immediately following in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery in L…

Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Linton Carl Marsh, 90, of Laurel died Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at Merit Health Wesley Medical Center in Hattiesburg. Funeral service will be Thursday, April 11, at 1 p.m. at Sunlight M.B. Church in the Hoy Community with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until ser…

Monday, April 01, 2019

Deitra “Dee Dee” L. McMillan, 57, of Soso, died unexpectedly in her home March 27, 2019. Funeral service will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Second Baptist Missionary Church on Oak Park Boulevard in Laurel with visitation starting at 10 a.m. Booth Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the services.  

Friday, March 29, 2019

Ja'Kareon DyZere Graham, 12, of Hattiesburg died on March 27, 2019 at UMC in Jackson. Funeral service will be Tuesday, April 2, at 11 a.m. at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Hattiesburg. Visitation is from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Shady Grove Cemetery. Young's Funeral Home i…

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

King Dase, 68, of Heidelberg died Friday, March 22, 2019, at South Central Regional Medical Center. Funeral service is Saturday March 30, at 2:30 p.m. at Shady Grove M.B. Church in Heidelberg with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 1 p.m. until service time at the church. Brow…