Obituaries

Ethel Fay Goodwin Woodall

Ethel Fay Goodwin Woodall, 72, of Sidon died Friday, August 11 at Golden Age Nursing Home. Services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Abundant Life Pentecostal Church of God located at 1606 Leflore Avenue in Greenwood. Visitation was from 1 p.m. until service time at the church. Rev. Larry Shackelford and Rev.

James Michael Johnson

Funeral services for James Michael Johnson of Winona will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 17, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in Oakwood Cemetery in Winona.  Rev. Grady Bailey and Rev. Patty Hardacre will officiate the services. 

Josephine Mullen Bell

Mrs. Josephine Mullen Bell, 88, of Grenada passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at Providence Assisted Living.  She was born July 19, 1929, in Tallahatchie County to J.E. and Lillie Mae Lance Mullen.  She was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church in Grenada and worked for many years in the Townes, Townes and Hunt Clinic in Grenada. 

Lloyd “Buddy” Wiggins

Lloyd “Buddy” Wiggins, 69, of Carrollton died Friday, August 4, 2017, at his residence. Graveside services were held at 2:30 p.m.  Monday, August 7, 2017, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery in Carroll County. Visitation was from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m.  Monday, August 7, 2017, at Williams and Lord Funeral Home.  Rev.

Nerissa Robinson

Funeral services for Nerissa Robinson of Grenada, formerly of Winona, were held on Saturday, August 5, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. in the Lizzie Sanders Memorial Chapel with Rev. Riley Forrest officiating.

Mary Lee Hood

Services for Mary Lee Hood were held Sunday, August 6, 2017, at 3 p.m. at Magnolia Gardens Cemetery in Paynes.

Mrs. Hood, 74, died on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at Grenada Living Center.

D. Curtis Askew, D.D.

Funeral services for D. Curtis Askew, D.D., 95, of Duck Hill were at noon on Tuesday, August 8, at Duck Hill Baptist Church in Duck Hill, with burial following in Duck Hill Cemetery.  Rev. Tim Buchanan and Rev. Cole Pratt officiated the services.  Visitation was at the church on Tuesday, from 9 a.m. until service time.

Alice Faye Howze

Alice Faye Howze, 78, of Greenwood went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 31, 2017, at her residence surrounded by her family. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, August 3, 2017, at Wilson and Knight Funeral Home and visitation will be from 12 p.m. until service time.

Elisabeth Rayne Guerra

Funeral services for Miss Elisabeth Rayne Guerra of North Carrollton were at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 31, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Joseph Sansing officiating.  Visitation was at the funeral home on Monday, from 9 a.m. until service time.

Joseph Edward "Joe" Evans

Funeral services for Joseph Edward "Joe" Evans of Winona were held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 30, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in the Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery near Winona.  Rev. John Jacks officiated the services, assisted by Mr. Charles Evans.

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