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Ruthie Pulliam

PRAIRIE – Ruthie Pulliam, 80, died Monday, March 25, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Plain M.B. Church. Burial will be in Randle Cemetery. Westbrooks Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. […]

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Earlie Walker, Jr.

PRAIRIE – Earlie “Sweet Pea” Walker Jr., 60, died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Belle Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen.

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Bradley Walker, Jr.

PRAIRIE – Bradley Trey Walker Jr., infant, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. He was born March 20, 2013, to Shaquitta Rogers and Bradley Walker. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Union Baptist Church Cemetery in Prairie with the Rev. Carl Perry officiating. Fields Funeral […]

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Bradley Walker, Jr.,

PRAIRIE – Bradley Trey Walker Jr., infant, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Fields Funeral Home of Okolona.

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Inez Caradine

PRAIRIE – Inez Naugle Caradine, 81, went on to be with the Lord Monday, March 4, 2013, at her home in the Caradine community. She was born Jan. 14, 1932, in the Caradine community of north Clay County to the late Clara Naugle Caradine and Hugh Grant Caradine Sr. Inez Naugle Caradine was a member […]

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Minnie Holmes

HOUSTON – Minnie Mae Holmes, 77, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at her home. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at New Hope M.B. Church in Woodland. Burial will be at New Hope Cemetery in Woodland. Belle Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen in charge. She is survived by five sons, Ira, Jamie and J.B. […]

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Pete Simpson

ABERDEEN – William “Pete” Simpson, 83, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at Pioneer Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was a member of Second Baptist Church of Prairie. Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Baptist Grove M.B. Church in Prairie. Burial will be in the Second Baptist Church Cemetery. Belle Memorial Funeral Home is […]

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Gossie Jones

AMORY – Gossie Lee Jones, 80, died Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. Born April 5, 1932, in Monroe County, he was a son of the late Liza and Robert Lee Jones. He was a member of Rose of Sharon Church. He attended school in both Prairie and Amory. He was formerly […]

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Henry Weir, Jr.

God control, not gun control Dear Editor, As we enter the new year we can’t get Sandy Hook out of our mind and therefore there seems to be no way to distance ourselves from the old year. We simply wait for the next mass murder, each one wanting to out-do the others. Gun control isn’t […]

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Patricia Johnson

ABERDEEN – Patricia Ann Johnson, 62, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at Golden Living Center in Amory. Services are at 11 a.m. Monday at Pearce Chapel Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Van Dale Hudson and the Rev. Philip D. Craddock officiating. Interment will be at Pearce Chapel Cemetery in Smithville. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral […]

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Willie Gillespie

ABERDEEN – Willie Clarence Gillespie, 57, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Plain M.B. Church in Prairie with Rev. J.P. Orr officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Plain M.B. Church Cemetery. Belle Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is […]

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Donald Weed

PRAIRIE – Donald Avery “Donny” Weed, 75, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at Pioneer Hospital in Aberdeen. He was born Dec. 22, 1937, in Chickasaw County to Lucy Jeanette Boyce and Andrew Melvin Weed. He was of the Baptist faith. Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel in […]

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Edward Walker

ABERDEEN – Edward Lashawn “Lil Froot” Walker, 36, died Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, in Aberdeen. He was a member of Baptist Grove M.B. Church and employed at United Furniture in Okolona. Services will be at noon Saturday at Baptist Grove M.B. Church in Prairie. The Rev Chester McNairy will officiate. Burial will be in the […]

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