Obituaries

Elmer Harville, Jr.

Mr. Elmer Harville, Jr.  age 43, passed away September 17, 2018 at his parent’s residence in Conehatta, MS surrounded by his loved ones. Visitation will be held Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Wolf Funeral Services in Lake, MS. Services will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Wolf Funeral Services Chapel in Lake, MS.


James Everett Wright Jr.

Dr. James Everett Wright Jr., 91, went home to his Lord and Savior on Sept. 26, 2018. Born April 15, 1927 in Meridian, MS, James graduated high school and enlisted in the United States Navy. While stationed in Illinois he met the love of his life of 59 years Dorris.



Helen Wicker McWilliams

Mrs. Helen Wicker McWilliams, age 84, passed away Tuesday September 25, 2018 at MS Care Center in Morton, MS. Visitation was held Thursday September 27, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Friday September 28, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. until 10:50 a.m. at Wolf Funeral Services in Morton, MS.


L.A. Bowie

L.A. Bowie was born September 4, 1924 in Scott County, MS to Homer Bowie and Donnie Mapp Bowie. Both preceded him in death.

He attended school in the Ludlow area through the third grade. He worked many jobs cutting paperwood, Lott’s Furniture Store, janitorial, and whatever he could find.



Tommy Eugene Smith

Tommy Eugene Smith, 71, of Forest, MS, died peacefully, with his family holding his hands at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland on Sunday afternoon, September 9, 2018, after a battle with cancer.


Mary Voncile Higbie

Mary Voncile Tadlock Higbie, 91, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her family. A graveside service was held at 3 p.m. Friday, September 7, 2018 at Homewood Methodist Cemetery. Her brother, Bobby Paul Tadlock officiated.



Joan H. Johnson

Mrs. Joan H. Johnson, age 73, and a current resident of Crystal Springs, formerly of Scott County, passed away at her daughter's home on Sunday, September 2, 2018 after an extended illness.


Katie Ritchie

Mrs. Katie Ritchie, age 79, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018 at her residence in Forest, MS. Visitation was held Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 1:15 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. at Hopewell Baptist Church. Services followed September 9, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at Hopewell Baptist Church. There was no graveside services.




Devera J. Easterling

Devera J. Easterling, age 71 and a resident of Forest died Tuesday August 28, 2018 in Jackson, MS following an extended illness.

Graveside services were held  at 10 a.m. Friday August 31, 2018 from the Ephesus Cemetery. Rev. Chris Harrison officiatef.  There was no visitation.


Pages