Obituaries







Glenda B. Comans

February 18, 1932 – May 5, 2020

Graveside service for Mrs. Glenda Comans were held Thursday, May 7th, 2020 at Antioch Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery at 2 p.m. Rev. John Sharp and Rev. Mark Vincent officiated.

Mrs. Comans, age 88, passed away on Tuesday, May 5th, 2020.


Mildred Elizabeth Loper

A family graveside service for Mildred Elizabeth Loper was held at Eastern Cemetery in Forest, MS.  Miss Loper, 100 years old, was born February 18, 1920 in Forest, MS and died May 7, 2020 at Wisteria Manor in Shubuta, MS.  She was one of seven children born to Otha D. and Emmett Edwards Loper.



Rebecca “Becky” Duncan Beard

Rebecca “Becky” Duncan Beard, born December 15, 1953, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2020, peacefully in her home.  A visitation was held at Independence Methodist Cemetery in Morton, MS from 3:15 PM until 4:00 PM on Thursday May 7, 2020 with a graveside service following. Pastor Sheila Cumbest officiateed.


Rev. J.O. Walker

Reverend J.O. Walker, 94, of Mendenhall, Mississippi, passed peacefully from his earthly home to his heavenly home on Friday, May 8, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born Saturday, December 26, 1925, in Branch, Mississippi, in Scott County.

A private family visitation was held on Monday, May 11, 2020.



Donavon Eric Whitt

An outside funeral service for Mr. Eric Whitt was held at 2:00 pm Thursday, April 30, 2020 at Rocky Hill Church of God. All attending the funeral service were required to remain in their vehicles. There was a one hour drive by viewing that began at 1:00 pm prior to the funeral service.  Officiating was Rev. Brett Cooper and Rev.


Zilpha Ann Reid

Mrs. Zilpha Ann Reid age 75, passed away Sunday April 26, 2020 at her home in Mendenhall, MS. A visitation was held at Wolf Funeral Services in Morton, MS on Wednesday April 29, 2020 from 1:30 PM until 2:00 PM. A funeral service was  held on Wednesday April 29, 2020 at 2:00 PM. The Service was held under the Portico at Wolf Funeral Services.


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