Thursday, September 6, 2012
Annie Evelyn Culver
Annie Evelyn Culver, 84, of Waterford, died Aug. 20, 2012. She was the widow of Robert Lee Culver Jr. and a member of Holly Hill Baptist Church.
Services were held at 2 p.m. on Aug. 22 at Holly Springs Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in Culver Family Cemetery in Waterford. Bro. Tony Roberts and Bro. Danny Smithey officiated.
She leaves two sons, Clyde Culver, Calvin Culver, both of Waterford; three daughters, Marie Palmer, Faye Holland, both of Waterford, Sandra Wilson of Mt. Pleasant; a brother, J.W. Dempsey of McCool; two sisters, Mary Bell Sisson of Louisville, Betty Sisson of McCool; 16 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by three sons, Lester Culver, David Culver, Leon Culver; and one grandchild, Karen Culver.
For online condolences visit www.hsfuneralhome.com.
Barbara Lanphere Davis
Barbara Lanphere Davis, 57, of Red Banks, died Aug. 29, 2012 at Red Banks.
Services were held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 1 at Emory Methodist Church, where she was a member. Burial was in the church cemetery. Bro. Burton and Bro. Andy Skelton officiated. Holly Springs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
She leaves her husband, Steve Davis; a son, Charles Lanphere (Nikki) of Hernando; a daughter, Dusti Yarbrough (Shane) of Baldwyn; her father, William A. Jones of Sesser, Ill.; two brothers, Fred Jones of St. Louis, Mo., Arthur Jones of Texas; three sisters, Lesia Valentine of Horn Lake, Laura Valentine of Grand Junction, Colo., Misty Valentine of Nashville, Tenn.; and five grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Kenny Holbrook, Jack Dennis, David Hill, Jacky Brown, Don Clark and Larry Lanphere. Honorary pallbearers were Justin Dennis, Owen Pullen, Henry Pullen and Greg Horton.
For online condolences visit www.hsfuneralhome.com.
Jannie Lee Stewart Echols
Jannie Lee Stewart Echols, 96, of Holly Springs, died Aug. 30, 2012, at her home. The widow of Robert Echols, she was a member of Yarbrough Chapel CME Church and a former church usher.
Visitation is Sept. 5, 2-6 p.m. at the funeral home and on Sept. 6 from 10-10:55 a.m. at the church.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 6 at Chulahoma MB Church with burial in the church cemetery. Rev. Tony Wilkins will officiate. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She leaves five daughters, Mary Echols, Iola Rayford, Dorothy Echols, all of Aurora, Ill., Thelman Martin, Annie Jones-Davis of Holly Springs; five sons, R.J. Echols of Syracuse, N.Y., Morris Echols, Bobby Lee Echols, John Herbert Echols of Holly Springs, John Wesley Echols of Sacramento, Ca.; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Curtis Echols, Roosevelt Echols and a brother, Joseph Stewart.
Lori Ann Hale McKee
Lori Ann Hale McKee, 39, died Aug. 24, 2012. She was born Jan. 15, 1973, in Aurora, Ill.
Services were held at 2 p.m. on Aug. 28 at Serenity Funeral Home Chapel of New Albany. Burial was in Enterprise Cemetery in New Albany.
She leaves her husband, Scott McKee of Olive Branch; two children, Rebecca Allison Warner of Southaven, Timothy Stephen Warner of Hernando; two stepdaughters, Lenae McKee Price of Kentucky, Haley McKee of Southaven; her parents, Johnny and Kathryn Hale of Potts Camp; a sister, Karen Renna Nash of Colorado; a brother, James Mike (Tammy) Hale of Hernando; grandparents Opal Grose of Iuka and Mollie Peidlow of Florida; and a grandson.
William Henry Moore
William Henry Moore, 89, of Holly Springs, died Aug. 26, 2012, at his home. He was the widower of Romell Williams Moore. He was a member of Jordan Temple Baptist Church in Red Banks, a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, a Tuskegee Airman and a member of the Masonic Lodge.
Services were held at 12 noon on Sept. 1 at Pleasant Hill CME Church in Mt. Pleasant. Burial was at 1 p.m. on Sept. 4 in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Memphis, Tenn. Bishop Earnest Jordan Jr. officiated. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
He leaves five daughters, Betty Jordan of Olive Branch, Burnette Moore of Memphis, Carrie Dunlap, Shirley Ahmed, Justine Owens, all of Holly Springs; two sons, Oscar Moore of Red Banks, William Moore Jr. of Memphis; a sister, Rev. Clara Love of Rossville, Tenn.; 23 grandchildren and 45 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two daughters, Judge Brenda Franklin and Mary Fields.
Casey Powell, 52, of Holly Springs, died Aug. 29, 2012, at his home.
Services were held at 10 a.m. on Sept. 5 at J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Cottrell Memorial Garden. Rev. Tracy Jeffries officiated.
He leaves his wife, Cornelia Harris Powell; two children, Diane Powell of Holly Springs, Monique Powell of Horn Lake; his mother, Everlena Powell of Holly Springs; a step-son, Frank Harris of Oxford; two sisters, Carrie Mae Sharp of Holly Springs, Jerlean Powell of Memphis, Tenn.; four brothers, Leon Powell of Waterford, Willie Powell of Holly Springs, Issac Powell of North Carolina, Amos Powell of Memphis; and a grandson.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Powell.
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