Area Obituaries

Anna KateLynn Powell

AnnaKate Powell, 15, passed away Jan. 14, 2021, at the University Medical Center in Jackson. AnnaKate entered this world on July 29, 2005, in Hattiesburg. She was the first daughter of Zack and Heather Powell. She was later joined by sisters Maeley (11) and Karli (6). She attended K5 at Prentiss Christian School and New…

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Thomas Glyn Tynes

A graveside service for Thomas Glyn Tynes was held Jan. 15, 2021, at Riverwood Family, with burial in Riverwood Memorial Park. Mr. Tynes, 84, of Brookhaven, passed away Jan. 11 at his residence. He was born Dec. 8, 1936, to Quin Tynes and Vera Mangun Tynes. He was the owner of Tynes Gas Company and…

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Deanna Lee Beaudry Boutwell

A graveside service was held for Deanna Lee Beaudry Boutwell, of Sontag, were held Jan. 5, 2021, at Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery in Sontag. Riverwood Family handled arrangements. Mrs. Boutwell, 76, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Jan. 2. She was born on March 25, 1944, in Brookhaven, to the late Florell…

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James Robert (Jimmy) Thomas

James Robert (Jimmy) Thomas left this life to join his wife, Barbara, on Jan. 6, 2021. He was born May 18, 1934, in Jacksonville, Fla. He attended Andrew Jackson High School. James was a long timber power plant operator for St. Regis Paper Co. and for Georgia-Pacific. James moved his family to Monticello in 1967…

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Patsy D. Walker

Patsy D. Walker, 83, of Monticello, passed away on Jan. 8, 2021 at her daughter’s residence in Monticello. Patsy was born Jan. 25, 1937, in Columbia, to Albert Sidney and Betty Berry Donald. A funeral service was held Jan. 10 at New Hebron United Methodist Church in New Hebron, with graveside services following in New…

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Alice Rose “Pi” George

Alice Rose “Pi” George passed away Dec. 22, 2020, after a brief illness. A family memorial service with burial in Monticello will be held at a later date. Pi was born Oct. 23, 1944. She lived in Silver Creek and later, after a house fire claimed her family’s home, Monticello. She graduated from Monticello High…

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Clifton Hubert Herring

Graveside funeral services for Clifton Herring were held Jan. 6, 2021, in the Matijevich Family Cemetery. Mr. Herring, 97, passed away from this life on Jan. 1 in Shivers. Pastor Darrell Lovelady officiated. Saulters Funeral Home handled arrangements. Clifton Hubert Herring was born on April 3, 1923, in New Hebron, to Jody Herring and Mary…

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Mary Elizabeth Holyfield

A gathering of family and friends for Mary Elizabeth Holyfield, 76, was held Jan. 2, 2021, at Memorial Funeral Home in Corinth, followed by a private family service. Graveside services were held Jan. 4 at New Hebron Cemetery in New Hebron. Bro. Dennis Smith officiated. Lib died on Dec. 31, 2020, at North Mississippi Medical…

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Tyler Joseph McLeod

Tyler Joseph McLeod (Boo Boo), 27, of Silver Creek, passed away Dec. 24, 2020, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Brookhaven. A funeral service was held Jan. 3, 2021 at Wilson Funeral Home, with graveside services following in Hepzibah Cemetery. Bro. Bill Jackson officiated the services, with Wilson Funeral Home handling arrangements. Tyler was born…

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Donald Cloyce McDavid

A funeral service for Donald Cloyce McDavid was held Jan. 4, 2021, at Holly Springs Baptist Church, with interment in the church cemetery. Riverwood Family handled the arrangements. Mr. McDavid, 58, of Brookhaven, passed from this life Dec. 31, 2020, at his residence. He was born in Brookhaven on Feb. 10, 1962, to Lafayette Whitney…

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