REBECCA FERGUSON

The funeral for Rebecca “Lady Love” Ferguson of Mileston will be held Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Sweet Canaan Church Of God In Christ located at 1946 Bell Bottom Road Lexington, MS.  Mrs. Ferguson died Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Smith Funeral Home located in  Belzoni is in charge of arrangements.

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LINCOLN M. COBBINS

Lincoln M. Cobbins, born October 4, 1924 in Lexington, Mississippi. He was a lifelong member of Newport Baptist Church in Lexington, MS. He was a United States Army Veteran, who served in World War II. He was preceded in death by his mother Susie Cobbins; daughter Gail Cobbins; two brothers, Lee Henry Cobbins and Giles…

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PHILLIP HUFFSTATLER

Mr. Phillip Huffstatler, age 76, of Gainesville, Georgia formerly of Vicksburg, MS, passed away Monday, January 21, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Graveside services are scheduled for 12:00 p.m. Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Huffstatler was born November 27, 1942 in Lexington, MS. He was the son of the late…

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MICHAEL T. SHOWS

Michael T. Shows, of Lexington died Friday, January 18, 2019.  Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, January 21, 2019 at Southern Funeral Home in Lexington. Burial was at McLellan Wilkins Cemetery in West, MS. Pallbearers were Brian Gordon, Brandon Dickerson, Brady Dickerson, Kevin Lanford, Kale Shows and Michael Mathis.  Honorary pallbearers were Davis…

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WILLYA MAE C. ANTON

Willye Mae C. Anton of Coxburg, 78, died November 26, 2018 at Swedish Hospital in Seattle. She passed away comfortably in the hospital without pain. She was able to visit Washington over the last few months of her life and spend time with family. She was born June 5, 1940 in Holmes County to parents…

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TOM BENNETT

Mr. Tom Bennett, 65, of Durant passed peacefully on Friday, January 4, 2019 at his home.  He was laid to rest on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Funeral services were held at Calvary Baptist Church in Durant at 2:00 p.m. Burial immediately followed at Saron Cemetery, also in Durant. Services were entrusted to Affordable Funeral Home…

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LOVIE DELORIS “BB” WASHINGTON

Lovie Deloris “BB” Washington Glover was born in Camden, Mississippi on August 25, 1926 and on November 28, 2018 entered into an eternal life in heaven with our Lord Jesus Christ. Waiting to receive her were the welcoming arms of her darling husband JW; beloved parents, Steven and Lizzie Miller Washington; and siblings, Sellmon, Earnest,…

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JOHNNIE DAVIS

Johnnie Davis, 93, much loved mother, a cherished grandmother and great-grandmother went home to be with her Heavenly Father peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, December 13, 2018.  She was born in Ebenezer, Mississippi on August 22, 1925 to Nina and James Rodgers. She was a lifetime resident of Lexington, MS where she was…

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LCDR GEORGE KINCAID

LCDR George Kincaid, age 85, passed away on December 6, 2018. He was born in Salisbury, North Carolina.  After graduating from Boyden High School, he enlisted into the Navy and served on the Yorktown in the Korean War.  After serving his initial 4 years, he went to University of Florida and earned his Doctor of…

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FRANK ABBOTT JONES

Frank Abbott Jones, 83, died Saturday, December 8, 2018 in Jackson.  Visitation was held at 1:00 p.m., Monday, December 10, 2018 at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Lexington.  Services followed at 3:00 p.m. also at the church.  Burial was in Odd Fellows Cemetery in Lexington. Frank Abbott was born and raised in Holmes County.  He…

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