Ronald Carey Ballew

Ronald Carey Ballew, 74, of Monticello, passed away on January 29, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Ballew was born September 28, 1944 in Hattiesburg to James Earl and Inez Cole Ballew. Memorial services will be held at a later date. He is survived by his nephew Richard Ballew and wife Karen of Winder, Georgia. He…

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O.C. Powell

Funeral services were held Friday, January 25, 2019, at Taylor Hill M.B. Church of New Hebron for Mr. O.C. Powell, 102, who died Thursday, January 17, 2019, at Jeff Davis Extended Care Facility. Rev. Robert McDuffey, pastor, officiated, with interment following in the church cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mr. O.C.…

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Annie Pearl Nelson

Funeral services were held Saturday, January 19, 2019, at China Lee M.B. Church in Silver Creek for Mrs. Annie Pearl Nelson, 79, who died Friday, January 11, 2019, at her residence in New Orleans, Louisiana. Rev. Jerry Earl, pastor, officiated, with interment following in the church cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.…

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Billie Faye King

Billie Faye King of Monticello passed away Thursday, January 24, 2019, at Lawrence County Nursing Center in Monticello. Billie was born February 27, 1931, in Heidelberg to Noah and Lena Mae Mosley Lowery. Services were held Saturday, January 26, 2019, at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel in Monticello, with graveside services following in Roberts Memorial Cemetery…

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Jacquelyn Ward Harry

Funeral services were held Saturday, January 26, 2019, at New Zion M.B. Church in Oakvale for Mrs. Jacquelyn Ward Harry, 64, who died Monday, January 21, 2019, at her residence. Rev. Lakendrick Smith officiated, with interment following in the church cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Jacquelyn Harry was born to…

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Monroe Harris

Funeral services were held Monday, January 21, 2019, at Friendship M.B. Church in Monticello for Mr. Monroe Carsie Harris, Sr., 73, who died Tuesday, January 15, 2019, in Chicago, Illinois. Rev. Kelvin Langston, pastor, officiated, with interment following in the church cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mr. Monroe Harris was born…

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Works Sought for Local Art Exhibit

The Lawrence County Civic Center and Lawrence County Museum are currently seeking exhibitors for their Art Exhibit, which will be held Easter Weekend, April 19, 20, and 22, at the Civic Center. The Art Exhibit will be open these three days from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. with a staffed museum for security. There will be no…

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Coyce Myers Williamson

Funeral services for Mrs. Coyce Myers Williamson were held Monday, January 21, 2019, at Oakvale Baptist Church. Mrs. Williamson passed away from this life Saturday, January 19, 2019, in Monticello. Reverend Eddie Myers and Reverend Richard Green officiated, with interment following in the Oakvale Cemetery. Saulters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were…

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Ronald David Tullos

Funeral services for Ronald David Tullos, 65, of Monticello, were held Thursday, January 17, 2019, at Wilson Funeral Home in Monticello, with graveside services following at Divide Methodist Protestant Church Cemetery in Monticello. Minister Andy May officiated the services, with Wilson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. David passed from this life Tuesday, January…

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Curtis Ray Kirkland

Mr. Curtis Ray Kirkland, 71, of Monticello, passed away January 15, 2019, at GV Montgomery VA Medical Center in Jackson. Curtis was born October 2, 1947, in Crystal Springs to James Curtis and Bennie Lee Lambert Kirkland. Services were held Saturday, January 19, 2019, at Sauls Valley Baptist Church in Monticello, with graveside services following…

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