After a very lengthy and courageous battle with leukemia, Nell Newman Buckley passed away September 21, 2008 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. Services for Mrs. Buckley were held Wednesday, September 24 at New Hebron Baptist Church in New Hebron. Rev. S. A. Adkins and Rev. Charles Burnham officiated. Interment followed at New Hebron Cemetery. Pallbearers were Mims W. Berry III, Andy Berry, Ryan Berry, Dale Townsend, Adam Bush, Clay Garner, Lance Garner and Randy Williams.