Thursday, July 11, 2013
Paxton Cole Ash
Paxton Cole Ash, newborn, died June 27, 2013, at Union County Hospital in New Albany.
A private graveside service was held at Liberty Cemetery in Ashland at 11 a.m. on June 29. Bro. William Kemp officiated. Holly Springs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
He leaves his parents, Jordan Ash and Nicole Roberson Ash; a brother, Eli Ash of Potts Camp; grandparents Rachel Roberson of Boliver, Tenn., Michael and Michelle Roberson of Ashland, Brett and Michelle Whaley of Potts Camp, Michael Ash of Etta; and great-grandparents Jimmy and Mary Roberson of Ashland, Floyd and Eleanor Edwards of Potts Camp, Robbie Ash of Etta.
For online condolences visit www.hsfuneralhome.com.
Dale Beam, 75, of Red Banks, died July 5, 2013, at his home. He was retired from Thomas and Betts.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on July 13 at Fin’s in Red Banks.
He leaves a daughter, Debra Lynn; a son, Terry Wayne; and his sister, Gerri Beeson.
Garry Van Bevill
Garry Van Bevill, 68, of Michigan City, died July 6, 2013. He was the widower of June Griffin Bevill and an electrician.
Services were held at 10 a.m. on July 11 at Hickory Grove Baptist Church. Holly Springs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
He leaves two daughters, Tammy Bevill of Florence, SC, Susan Bevill of Michigan City; a brother, Ivan Bevill of Florence; and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Melissa Bevill Hood.
Lessie Jean Ware Crawford
Lessie Jean Ware Crawford, 60, of Holly Springs, formerly of Milwaukee, Wisc., died July 6, 2013, at Baptist Hospital-North Mississippi, Oxford. She was the widow of David Crawford. She was a member of the church choir, an exalter at her church, and a retired from customer service at Family Dollar Store.
Visitation will be 1-4 p.m. on July 11 at J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home and from 5-7:30 p.m. at Yarbrough Chapel CME Church, where she was a member. Services and burial will be held on July 15 in Graceland Cemetery in Milwaukee. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.
She leaves a daughter, LaSonya Jackson of Milwaukee; four sons, John Jackson, Quinee Jackson, Stephen Jackson, Steven Jackson, all of Milwaukee; a stepdaughter, Sherry R. Crawford of Milwaukee; six stepsons, David Crawford Jr., Allen Crawford of Milwaukee, Timothy Pratt of Michigan, Warren Crawford, Tommy Crawford, Tarris Crawford, all of Milwaukee; four sisters, LaDonna Ware of Milwaukee, Tammy Davis of Virginia, Lola Butler of Warren, Ark., Felicia Ware of Camden, Ark.; three brothers, Lee Edward Ware of Seattle, Wash., Louis Ware of Texas, LaDon Ware of Florida; two god daughters, Sheila Pool, Diane Finley, both of Holly Springs; and 13 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Lavonski Jackson.
Pauline W. Dandridge
Pauline W. Dandridge, 84, of Detroit, Mich., formerly of Holly Springs, died June 17, 2013.
Services were held at 11 a.m. on June 24 at Beulah First MB Church, Detroit. Rev. Huey Taylor officiated. Burial was in Elmwood Cemetery in Detroit. Cantrell Funeral Home in Detroit was in charge of arrangements.
She leaves three children, Lawrence Lucas (Crystal), Cheryl Leggett (Thomas) and Doris Jackson; siblings Rev. Huey Taylor of Detroit, Wanda Lucas of Holly Springs; 10 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Willie, Creed and Earl; and four sisters, Janette, Earline, Susie and Catherine.
Pallbearers were Jermaine Lucas, James Thues, Michael Lucas, Donavan Lucas, William Lucas and Thomas Leggett. Honorary pallbearers were Lawrence Lucas Jr., Eros Lucas and Nyari Miller.
Amy Bernadette Hale
Amy Bernadette Hale, 42, of Byhalia, died July 1, 2013, at Baptist Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. She was disabled.
Services were held at 11 a.m. on July 6 at Mt. Pisgah CME Church in Cayce, where she was a member. Burial was in the church cemetery. Rev. Eddie Wilson officiated. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
She leaves two children, Johnathan Hale (Jessica) of Holly Springs, Courtney Hale of Dallas, Tx.; parents Thomas Hale and Hazel Shead Hale, both of Cayce; two sisters, Sandra Stephen of Memphis, Tenn., Cynthia Howard of Cayce; a brother, Thomas Hale Jr. of Memphis; and two grandchildren.
Charlie Douglas Howard Sr.
Charlie Douglas Howard Sr., 60, of Byhalia, died July 1, 2013, at Lakeland Regional Medical Center in St. Joseph, Mich. He was a disabled truck driver.
Services were held at 2 p.m. on July 7 at Mt. Pisgah CME Church in Cayce, where he was a member. Burial was in the church cemetery. Rev. Eddie Wilson officiated. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
He leaves his wife, Cynthia Hale Howard; three daughters, Undrea Howard of Chicago, Ill., Sharmain King of Grand Rapids, Mich., Yvette Howard of Benton Harbor, Mich.; six sons, Cody Howard, Charlie Howard Jr., both of Byhalia, JaMarcus Horton of Knoxville, Tenn., Charlie Little, JaMal Little of Benton Harbor, Charles Cornelious of Grand Rapids, Mich.; his father, James Willis Howard of Memphis, Tenn.; eight sisters, Berlin Boxley (Bill), Catherine Shipp (L.D.), Jacky Tunstall (Percy) all of Byhalia, Yolanda Ward, Demeris Rice, Stephanie Pruitt, Donna Brewer, Rhonda Howard, all of Nashville, Tenn.; five brothers, Robert Howard of Holly Springs, Dexter Ward (Delethia), John Tyson (Malinda), Fabia Howard (Linda) all of Memphis, Elston Howard (Temesha) of Collierville, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by a son, Christopher Bynum.
Thomas Ann Wells Isom
Thomas Ann Wells Isom, 79, of Toledo, Ohio, formerly of Holly Springs, died June 26, 2013, at her home. She was the widow of Sim Isom Sr. She professed a hope in Christ and joined Newell Chapel CME Church. She later united with Mt. Newell MB Church, where she served on the usher board. After moving to Toledo in 1976, she joined Friendship MB Church.
Services were held at 10 a.m. on July 6 at Mt. Newell MB Church. Burial was in the church cemetery. Rev. Arthur Fitchpatrick officiated. C. Brown Funeral Home, Inc., Toledo, and Serenity Funeral Home were in charge of arrangements.
She leaves a daughter, Ella Isom McFadden (Levi) of Holly Springs; three sons, Sims Isom Jr., Walter H. Isom (Bertha), both of Toledo, Willie L. Isom of Holly Springs; two brothers, Lonzia Wells (Willie B.) of Louisville, Ky., Leland Wells of Bolivar, Tenn.; two sisters, Ellen Wells, Mary Wells of Bolivar; 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Lonzia Ell Isom (Thelma); a sister, Glinnie Wells Euell McGhee; and a brother, King Wilson Wells.
Pallbearers were her grandsons. Honorary pallbearers were her sons.
Girtharine “Leah” Lee, 75, died June 26, 2013, at Baptist Hospital DeSoto in Southaven.
Services were held at 11 a.m. on July 3 at Mt. Newell MB Church in Red Banks. Burial was in the church cemetery. Gillespie Funeral Home in Olive Branch was in charge of arrangements.
Linda Faye Naylor Miller
Linda Faye Naylor Miller, 63, of Memphis, Tenn., formerly of Waterford, died July 3, 2013, at Baptist Hospital in Memphis. She was the widow of William Earl Miller. She was a member of Light House Inspirational Church in Olive Branch. She was a member of the usher board, kitchen committee at her church, a church mother, a data processor with Milwaukee Electric Tools in Olive Branch.
Services were held at 12 noon on July 9 at New Dimension Salt & Light Ministries. Burial was in Mt. Vernon Cemetery in Abbeville. Bishop Winfer Turner Jr. officiated. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
She leaves three children, Darryhl Naylor of Southaven, Shalinda Miller, LaShona Naylor, both of Memphis; two stepchildren, Stephen Miller of Memphis, Kelvin Gipson of Olive Branch; five sisters, Eddie Ruth Beaumont of Memphis, Maxine Naylor of Waterford, Pearlie Williams of Jackson, Gabelle Hampton of Olive Branch, Irene King of Memphis; and eight grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Charles A. Naylor.
Biddie L. Pannell
Biddie L. Pannell, 74, of Holly Springs, died July 5, 2013, at Oxford Baptist Hospital. He was a member of Holly Hill Baptist Church and a construction worker.
Services were held at 2 p.m. on July 8 at Holly Springs Funeral Home. Burial was in Hill Crest Cemetery. Bro. Bob Seale officiated.
He leaves his wife, Dorothy Jean Pannell; a son, David L. Pannell of Waterford; two daughters, Hester Darlene Woods (Benny), Sheena Nicole Pannell both of Holly Springs; two brothers, Arthur Pete Pannell (Kay) of Red Banks, Claudie Manuel Pannell (Sarah) of Mt. Pleasant; a sister, Shirley Pannell of Potts Camp; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
For online condolences visit www.hsfuneralhome.com.
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