Obituaries – 11/25/15

Mrs. Mary B. Johnson
November 12, 2015
Graveside services for Mrs. Mary B. Johnson, 91, were held at French Camp Cemetery on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 10 a.m. Rev. Randy Bridges officiated.
Mrs. Johnson was a homemaker. Mrs. Johnson … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Ella Mae Breland

Mathiston, MS

Mrs. Ella Mae Breland, 92, passed away on November 16, 2015, at her residence in Mathiston. Mrs. Ella Mae was born May 27, 1923, in Clay County, the daughter of the late Clarence and Maybell Gregg Coggins. She … Read more

Obituaries – 11/18/15

Mr. Terry L. Young
November 9, 2015
Funeral services for Mr. Terry L. Young, 60, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 10 a.m. Rev. Bubba Bland officiated. Burial at Double Springs Methodist … Read more

What do you know about Veterans Day?

By C.J. Johnson

Odds are, if you live in or around Choctaw County, you know a veteran and may have veterans in your family. But do you understand what Veterans Day is all about?

Almost a century ago, U. S. … Read more

Jail docket – 11/11/15

Ms. Evelyn Knowles Smith
October 30, 2015
Funeral services for Ms. Evelyn Knowles Smith, 62, were held at Mt. Olive Church of God in Christ in Louisville on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at 11 a.m. Elder Clifton Haynes officiated. Burial … Read more

Obituaries – 11/04/15

Clovis Joseph Norris
Oct. 29, 2015
Services for Clovis Joseph Norris, 98, of Kosciusko were Oct. 31, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Larry Norris officiating. Burial was in Beulah Cemetery near Weir.
He was born … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Otho Steve Sanders

Otho Steve Sanders, 93, passed away on October 31, 2015, at the Mississippi State Veterans Nursing Home in Kosciusko, Mississippi. Funeral Services were Monday, November 2, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Jordan Funeral Home Chapel in Kosciusko, MS with burial In … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Mary Ann Quint

Mary Ann Quint, 73, passed away Monday, October 19, 2015 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Visitation was Thursday, October 22nd from 6-8 p.m. and Friday, October 23rd from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Chancellor Funeral Home in Florence. … Read more


Daisy M. Algood Oct. 3, 2015
Services for Daisy M. Algood, 88, of Eupora were Oct. 5, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Scott Broughton officiating. Burial was in Doty Springs Cemetery in Attala County. She … Read more