Area Obituaries

Barbara D. Sutton

Funeral services for Mrs. Barbara D. Sutton were held Thursday, February 7, 2019, at Saulters Funeral Home Chapel. Mrs. Sutton, 81, passed away Monday, February 4, 2019, at her residence in New Hebron. Reverend Kenneth Roberts officiated. Interment was in New Hebron Cemetery in New Hebron. Saulters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Barbara…

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Benji Peavy

Funeral services for Mr. Benji Peavy were held Friday, February 8, 2019, at Brookhaven Funeral Home in Brookhaven, with burial following in the Pleasant Grove Methodist Church Cemetery in Lincoln County. Bro. Scott Johnson officiated the services, with Brookhaven Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Peavy, 50, of Monticello, passed from this life…

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Lyellan Rayne Letchworth

Lyellan Rayne Letchworth was born into this world January 8, 2019, to Chase and Diamond Ard Letchworth at Kings Daughters Hospital. She was gathered into the arms of Jesus February 1, 2019. Funeral services for infant Lyellan were held at Wilson Funeral Home Wednesday, February 6, 2019. Bro. Terry Ballard and Bro. Scott Johnson officiated…

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Virginia Brown Korioth

Virginia Brown Korioth, 83, of Dallas, Texas, passed away February 6, 2019. Visit the full obituary and leave condolences at www.AriaCremation.com.

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Kenneth Thurman

Funeral services for Mr. Kenneth Thurman were held Thursday, January 31, 2019, at the Saulters Funeral Home Chapel. Mr. Thurman, 50, passed away Monday, January 28, 2019, at UMC in Jackson. Reverend Wayne Womack officiated. Interment was in New Hebron Cemetery. Saulters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Joseph Odom, Lee Holifield,…

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Bobbie Wallace Lambert

Bobbie Wallace Lambert, 88, of Jayess, passed away February 2, 2019 in McComb. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 8, 2019, at Wilson Funeral Home in Monticello. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service, with graveside services immediately following at Divide Methodist Protestant Church Cemetery. Our…

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Wayne R. Cothern

Wayne R. Cothern, 79, of Jayess, passed away on January 28, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Cothern was born June 19, 1939 in Jayess to Claude and Buena Beard Cothern. Services were held on January 31, 2019 at Providence Baptist Church. Graveside services followed in Providence Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Scott Johnson and Dr. Will…

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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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