Jean Cody Williams

Jean Cody Williams, 91, passed away October 21, 2019, in Metairie, Louisiana. She was born in Crystal Springs and lived in Metairie. She was the mother of Alana Williams, Ronald G. Williams (Dawna) and Cheryl Sills Fricke. She was the grandmother of Kimberly Parrott, Karyssa Letourneau, Christopher Williams, Rachael Williams and Melissa DeGrado. She was…

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Linda Mae Pippin

Mrs. Linda Mae Pippin, 79, of Monticello, passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at Lawrence County Nursing Center in Monticello. She was born November 10, 1939, in Laurel to Elson George and Earshel L. Smith Boutwell. Services were held Saturday, November 2, 2019, at Wilson Funeral Home with graveside services following in Antioch United Methodist…

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Joan Parkman

Graveside services for Mrs. Joan Parkman were held Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at the Monticello City Cemetery. Mrs. Joan Parkman, 73, passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at Aspen of Brookhaven in Brookhaven. Reverend Kenneth Roberts officiated. Saulters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Joan Carol Parkman was born April 12, 1946 in Pascagoula…

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Lawrence J. “Larry” Dickson

Mr. Lawrence J. “Larry” Dickson, 65, of Monticello, passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019, at Lawrence County Nursing Center in Monticello. He was born September 3, 1954, in Brookhaven to Lawrence B. and Joan Cox Dickson. Services were held Monday, November 4, 2019, at Bethel Baptist Church in Monticello with no graveside services. He was…

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George Dewey “Pete” Butler, Jr.

Graveside service for Mr. George Dewey “Pete” Butler, Jr., were held Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. “Pete” Butler, Jr., 71, of Brookhaven, passed from this life November 3, 2019, at his residence. He was born September 27, 1948, to his parents, the late George Dewey Butler, Sr., and Mary Audelle…

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Donald Earl Rutland

Mr. Donald Earl Rutland, 63, of Monticello, passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2019, at his residence in Monticello. Donald was born March 17, 1956, in Tylertown to Earnest Thomas and Mandy King Rutland. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Donald enjoyed spending time outdoors and doing carpenter work in his spare…

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Anita Faye Pugh

The funeral service for Mrs. Anita Faye Pugh was held at Noon, Thursday, October 24, 2019, at Monticello Baptist Church, with interment at the church cemetery. Mrs. Pugh, 85, of Monticello, passed from this life October 22, 2019, at Lawrence County Hospital. She was born March 10, 1934, to her parents, Marion Frank Trawick and…

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Entry Forms Now Available for Monticello Christmas Parade

Entry forms are now available for the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Monticello Christmas Parade, which will be held Saturday, December 7, beginning at 5:30 p.m. in Downtown Monticello. This year’s theme is “Christmas: Past, Present and Future.” Cost per entry is $15. Participants are encouraged to decorate vehicles and floats and dress according…

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Anna Louise Smith

Services for Mrs. Anna Louise Smith were held Wednesday, October 23, 2019, at Riverwood Family with interment at Hillcrest Church of Christ Cemetery. Anna Louise Smith, 80, of Brookhaven, passed from this life October 20, 2019, at her residence. She was born in Arkansas December 15, 1938, to Roy Sexton and Bess Hefly Sexton. Mrs.…

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Patricia Ann Reed

Mrs. Patricia Ann Reed, 74, of Monticello, passed from this life Thursday, October 10, 2019, at residence. She was born on March 23, 1945, in Bay County, Panama City, Florida, to Willie and Beulah Clark Cooper. Preceding her in death were her parents. Survivors are her son, Russell Reed, and daughter, Christi Sullivan. Memorial service…

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