Obituaries

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.

Fred F. Koopmann

Fred F. Koopmann, 77, of Kilmichael died at his home on Sunday, July 30, 2017. 

He was born on July 13, 1940, in Bremen, Germany, to Wilhelm and Emma Elisabeth Hochartz Koopmann.  He immigrated to the United States in 1952 and became an American citizen in 1953. 

Effie Antwine

Funeral services for Effie Antwine of Sidon were held on Saturday, July 22, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Bell Chapel M.B. Church in Sidon, with Pastor John Brooks officiating.  Burial followed in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Sidon.

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