Get on the bus
Congratulations to my Alma Mata, Jackson State University again for winning. Now getting ready for their next big game against South Carolina State University in Atlanta on December 18. There will be a bus leaving the Walmart parking lot about 12:30 am on December 18 and leaving Atlanta immediately after the game. I am told a seat is $90 each. To check on seating call Rose McGowan at 601-259-6861. Hope enough people call, reserve and pay for seating, that the bus will stop at Walmart in Forest to pick up and put off passengers.
Congratulations to Scott Central Attendance Center on their achievements in winning the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 2A Football Championship. Those people who have received honors for their hard work are as following. (Remember everybody cannot be a chief, to be successful the chief needs strong warriors to make an impact. Remember if the Lord says the same there will always be another time to exceed.) Coach of the year, was Jeff Stockstill. Offensive Player the Year was Quez Goss, QB, a junior. First Team Offense were, Dee Burks, WR, a senior and Javieon Butler, WR, a junior. First Team Defense are Zachariah Parodi, DE a junior and Michael Patrick, LB a senior. Second Team Defense are Omarion Jackson, LB a senior and Jhatavious Slack, FS a senior. These young men have really worked hard and strived to do their best. Keep on supporting them. They are worthy to be praised.
Dr. Locord Wilson and Delie Shepard enjoyed Mr. Brandon impersonations of Elvis Presley. It was a dinner concert. The food was appetizing and good. We had a wonderful time. Mr. Bennett did not dance and change clothes like he used to, he had gained a few pounds along with age.
A little late but congratulations to Chiquita McClendon Myles and her husband on their pur-
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chase of their new home. Much success on their endeavor and enjoy.
Sympathy to the Fortune Family in the passing of Oscar DePriest Fortune of Walnut Grove. His service was last Saturday, December 11 at Mr. Lena Church. His interment was in Lena Church Cemetery. Evans Memorial Funeral Home was entrusted with his arrangements.
Sympathy to the Smith Family in the passing of Karon West of Morton. His service is tentatively scheduled for Saturday. Holifield Funeral Home is entrusted with her arrangements.
Sympathy to the Barlow Family in the passing of Latricia Shuntae “Tae Tae” Barlow. Her service was last Sunday at Mapp Funeral Chapel. Her interment was at Galilee M. B. Church in Louin. Mapp Funeral Home was entrusted with her arrangements.
Sympathy to the Windham Family in the passing of Alicia Windham of Walnut Grove. Her service will be Saturday. Mapp Funeral Home is entrusted with her arrangements.
Sympathy to the Logan Family in the passing of Mittie Logan. Her service is incomplete. Mapp Funeral Home was entrusted with her arrangements.
Sympathy to the Franklin Family in the passing of L. N. Franklin of Pulaski. His service is incomplete. Mapp Funeral Home is entrusted with her arrangements.
Care Facilities: Jerome Banks – Forest; Billy Frank Williams – Newton.
Remember with your prayers all our sick and shut ins. Cynthia Lewis Johnson, Jr. Lewis, Tracy McClendon Williams, Marshall Beamon, Marjorie Odom Washington, George Beamon, Dorothy Shepard, Lonnie Johnson, Verneda “Ollie” McClendon, Cora Odom Peavy, Linda Parrott, Versherica Ficklin, Mattie Holifield, Addie Zell Harris, Sarah Harper, Billy Strong, Travis Ward, Wesley Lewis, David Parrott, and Christine Ealy Black of Chicago.
Please call or text me those who are sick, deceased with their arrangements and other happenings in your family. You may reach me: Delie Shepard 601-507-0992; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.