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…

Mrs. O.C. Gray, 90, of Laurel died Thursday, March 21, 2019, at her residence. Funeral service will be Thursday, March 28, at 11 a.m. at Sweet Hope M.B. Church with burial in Oak Hill No. 2 cemetery. Visitation will be 9:00 a.m. until service time. Brown Mortuary Inc. is in charges of the ar…

Monday, March 25, 2019

Mrs. Barbara Bender passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at her home in Laurel. Funeral services will be Saturday, March 30, at Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church at 2 p.m. Burial will be immediately following in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday at 1 p.m.  Chape…

Ida Marie Keyes, 32, of Bay Springs died Tuesday, March 19, 2019. Visitation will be Saturday, March 30, from 10-11 a.m. at Nazareth M.B. Church in Bay springs. The funeral will be at 11 and burial will be in Nazareth Cemetery in Bay Springs. Rev. Albert Shaw will officiate. Bay Springs Fune…

Monday, March 18, 2019

Annie Jewel Hayne, 79, of Taylorsville died on March 14, 2019 in Plano, Texas. Funeral services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Oak Grove M. B. Church in Taylorsville. Visitation is from 9-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. Young's Funeral Home is in charge of the ar…

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Dessra Ree Roney, 95, of Ellisville passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019 at Asbury Hospice House in Hattiesburg. Visitation will be Thursday, March 14, from 5-8 p.m. at the Ellisville Funeral Home in Ellisville. Funeral services will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Ellisville First Assembly of God …

C. L. Crosby, 93, of Taylorsville died on March 11, 2019 at his home. Funeral services will be Saturday, March 16, at 11 a.m. at Pine Valley M.B. Church in Taylorsville. Visitation is from 9-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Pine Valley Cemetery. Young's Funeral Home is in charge of t…

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

 Tommie Lee Hughes, 71 of Laurel died Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Funeral services will be Saturday March 9, 2019, at 11 a.m. at St. Peter M.B. Church in Vossburg with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday in the chapel of …

Lela V. Emmons, 94, of Taylorsville died Sunday, March 3, 2019 at Mississippi Care Center in Raleigh. Funeral services will be Friday, March 8, at 11 a.m. at Old Palestine M.B. Church in Taylorsville with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until service time at the chu…

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Helen Ruth Armand, 72, of Augusta, Ga. and formerly of Laurel, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, at Augusta University Medical Center. Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 6, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Brown Mortuary with burial in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon until s…

Ms. Minnie Ruth Wilson of Laurel passed away on Feb. 28, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be at Chapel Of Angels Funeral Home on Saturday, March 9, at 2 p.m.  Burial will be immediately following at Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery in Laurel. Visitation will be fro…

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Sedric B. Grady Jr., 25, of Laurel died Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Viewing will be Saturday, March 2, at Sweet Hope Baptist Church in Laurel from 10-11 a.m. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. and burial will be in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Malone Funera…

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Graveside services will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Old Palestine M. B. Church cemetery in Taylorsville for Cedric L. Burton, 33, of Smyrma, Tenn.. Young's Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

Mrs. Mary L. Stokes Wolverton of Laurel passed away at her home on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019. Funeral services will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Church of Christian Unity in Laurel. Burial will be immediately following at the Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Shubuta. Visitation will …

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Joe Dawson, 84, of Collins died on Feb. 2, 2019 in Los Angeles. Services will be Saturday, Feb. 23, at Rocky Valley M.B. Church in Collins. Visitation is from 9-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery in Collins. Young's Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Alvin Cooley, 71, of Taylorsville died Feb. 15, 2019 in Los Angeles. Services will be Saturday, Feb. 23, at 11 a.m at Mount Williams M.B. Church in Taylorsville. Visitation is from 9-11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Mount Williams Cemetery. Young's Funeral Home is in charge of the ar…

Monday, February 18, 2019

Services will be a 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at Jones and Son Chapel of Moselle for Mrs. Mary Ferguson, 74, of Moselle, who passed from this life on Feb. 14, 2019. Burial will be in the Moselle Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, at Jones and Son Fun…

Willis Lamar Perry, 85, of Hattiesburg died Saturday at Mississippi State Veterans Home in Collins. Visitation will be Tuesday, Feb. 19, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Ellisville Funeral Home with funeral services following at noon in the chapel.  Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery in Hatt…

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Annie Willis, 72, of Brookhaven died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019 in Oschner Medical Center in Metairie, La.Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, at Alexander Junior High School Auditorium in Brookhaven. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery in Brookhaven.Visitation will be Fri…

Robert Levern Johnson, 63, of Laurel died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at South Central Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be Saturday, Feb. 9, at 11 a.m. at St. John Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Oak Hill No. 2 Cemetery. Viewing will be from 10-11 a.m. Saturday at the …