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Joseph Leon Stiles, 63, of Greenwood died Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, at his residence.

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Services for Jack Ford of Greenwood, formerly of Glendora, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, at Newsom Funeral Home chapel in Charleston with interment following in Magnolia Gardens Cemetery at Paynes.

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Joseph Leon Stiles, 63, of Greenwood died Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, at his residence.

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CLARKSDALE — Robert Lloyd Bailey Jr. died on the twenty-first of January, 2020, after a long illness. Bob was the son of the late Robert Lloyd Bailey and Frances Sumner Bailey, whose grandfather established the town of Sumner. Bob was preceded in death by his cousins, June Sumner Glenn of Cr…

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INDIANOLA — Gordon Dale Mitchell, 72, of Doddsville passed away Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, at Merit Health Central in Jackson. Gordon was born April 27, 1947, to Tom Byrd Mitchell and Flora Lee Holmes Mitchell. He was of the Baptist faith.

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Services for Jimmy Lee Brooks of Orlando, Florida, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

INDIANOLA — Leslie H. Anderson passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020. Leslie was born on Feb. 5, 1957, two minutes after his identical twin brother. From that moment on, they were known as the “Anderson twins.”

Graveside services for Faye Parks Knight of Greenwood will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Portland Cemetery in Portland, Arkansas.

WINONA — Services for Murray Paul “Billy” Ferguson Jr. of Winona will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at North Winona Baptist Church in Winona.

Services for the Rev. McArthur McKinley of Greenwood will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Salem Missionary Baptist Church.

Services for Lora Jean Moore of Morgan City will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity House of Prayer in Moorhead.

Services for Ruby Lee Reed of Greenwood will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at City of Refuge Ministries.

A memorial service for Chaire Nicola Walker of Memphis will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Century Funeral Home.

Bobbie Elouise Cheek, 78, of Greenwood died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital. 

Services for the Rev. McArthur McKinley of Greenwood will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Salem Missionary Baptist Church.

Graveside services for John Robert Dorrough will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Marlow Cemetery.

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. —James Michael Dunlap, 61, lovingly called “Mr. James,” passed away Jan. 5, 2020, at Erlanger Baroness Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

WILKESBORO, N.C. — Mrs. Martha Jean Corley Shaw, 77, of Wilkesboro, North Carolina, formerly of Carrollton, passed away at her home on Friday, Jan. 10, 2020.

Services for Eddie “Sunny” Fiffer of Greenwood will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Providence Missionary Baptist Church.

LAS VEGAS — Joe David Richmond, 78, departed this life on Dec. 21, 2019, in Las Vegas. He grew up in the GP neighborhood of Greenwood and attended Broad Street High School.

CHICAGO — On Wednesday morning, Dec. 18, 2019, a beautiful, glowing light was dimmed. Mrs. Willie Mae Tabor was called home to be with our Lord Jesus in heaven.

Services for Taevin Symone Lewis of St. Louis will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at New Direction Missionary Baptist Church in Memphis.

Services for Robert Sproles will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Traveler’s Rest Missionary Baptist Church.

Services for Eddie “Sunny” Fiffer of Greenwood will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Providence Missionary Baptist Church.

Services for Jimmy Gooch of Greenwood will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at McKinney Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.

Services for Yvonica B. Jenkins of Greenwood will be at noon Saturday at Century Funeral Home.

Nancy Hollingsworth Byrd, a hardworking and devoted wife, mother and grandmother, departed this life on Jan. 3, 2020, surrounded by her beloved children, grandchildren and caretakers. She was a woman of ardent faith, humor and resolve.

WINONA  — Services for Terry L. Cauthen Sr., 61, of Carmack will be at noon  Wednesday at Oliver Funeral Home in Winona.

Doris Tucker Morgan, 68, of Greenwood died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital. There will be a private service at a later date.

Riley Cole, 91, passed away Friday morning, Jan. 3, 2020, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.

Catherine Roberts Bennett, 93, passed away Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.  

WINONA — Rachel Campbell Brown, 63, of Winona died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, at Winona Manor.

Services for Aaron Collins Jr. of Greenwood will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Jones Chapel No. 2 Missionary Baptist Church.

Services for LaRoy Rena Booker Falkner of Greenwood will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Sycamore Street Church of Christ.

WINONA — Services for John Albert Hemphill Sr. of Winona will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Roberts & Sons Mortuary in Winona.

Teresa E. Hurst, 58, of Carrollton died Monday, December 30, 2019 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford.

Services for James Johnson of St. Louis will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Century Funeral Home.

WINONA — Services for Alma Lee Dorris Pittman of Kilmichael will be at 11 a.m.  Friday at Roberts & Sons Mortuary in Winona.

WINONA — Services for Donald C. Smith of Chicago will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Roberts & Sons Mortuary in Winona.

Services for Christopher Devon Starks of Cordova, Tennessee, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Providence Missionary Baptist Church.

Services for Climmie Wilson of Greenwood will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at New Green Grove Church of Faith.

Services for Larry Clinton Andrews of Greenwood will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the American Legion Hut on Claiborne Avenue.

Catherine Roberts Bennett, 93, of Greenwood passed away Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.

WINONA — A memorial service for Annie Kathrine Baskin Butts of Hattiesburg, formerly of Kilmichael, was held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Winona.

Mrs. Dianne Miller Cooper, 69, of Dauphin Island, Alabama, formerly of Carrollton, passed away Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Mobile, Alabama.

Doris Tucker Morgan, 68, of Greenwood died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.

LAKE HAVASU, Ariz. — Ginger Ann Jones, 68, of Lake Havasu, Arizona, died Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, at Havasu Regional Medical Center Hospital in Lake Havasu.