James D. Coleman

Funeral services for James D. Coleman of Fountain, Colo., formerly of Black Hawk, were held Saturday, September 2, 2017, at 2:30 a.m. at Mt. Pera Baptist Church in Black Hawk, with Rev. Roberts Williams officiating.  Burial followed at the church cemetery in Black Hawk.

Trevose J. Stansberry

Funeral services for Trevose J. Stansberry of Greenwood were held on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Leflore Civic Center, with Bishop Milton Glass officiating.  Burial followed in Greenwood Memorial Garden.

Barbara Faye Bennett

Barbara Faye Bennett passed away at home peacefully with her family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, August 27, 2017, in Conroe, Texas.

She was born on April 28, 1940 in Carrollton.

Jenkins B. Ruscoe, Jr.

Mr. Jenkins B. Ruscoe, Jr., 88, of North Carrollton passed away at his home on Monday, August 21, 2017.  He was born January 11, 1929, to Jenkins and Annie Ruscoe.  He had a passion for truck driving and made many deliveries for Balkamp, where he worked for 15 years.  His crowning achievement was serving his country for 21 years in the U.S.

Sallie Hudson

Funeral services for Sallie Hudson of Vaiden were held on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at Vaiden Friendship M.B. Church in Vaiden, officiated by Rev. Eric Nelson.  Burial followed in the Vaiden Community Cemetery.

Floyce Ferguson Stanton

Funeral services for Mrs. Floyce Ferguson Stanton of Vaiden were at 3 p.m. on Monday, August 28, at Vaiden Baptist Church in Vaiden, with Rev. Leon Holly officiating.  Burial followed in Vaiden Cemetery.  Visitation was at the church on Monday, from 1 p.m. until service time.