Selby Arnell Stamper, 76, of Conehatta, MS, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, at his home. He was born Friday, April 23, 1943 in Meridian, MS.
Visitation was held noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, at Newton County Funeral Home-North. Funeral. Services followed at 2 p.m. in the chapel. Burial was in Conehatta Methodist Church Cemetery. Bro. Tod Thompson and Bro. William Savell officiated. Newton County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. (601) 635-3200
Arnell was Conservation Officer for Newton County for 34 years. He loved to fish, farm and raise cows.
He was preceded in death by parents, Selby and Gladys Stamper; and siblings, Deloris Speed, Hershel Stamper and Charles Stamper.
Survivors include wife, Donna Stamper; son, James Stamper (Brenda); grandchildren, Katelyn Matthews (Jeffrey), Jamie Stamper and Karlie Stamper; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Ted Horn, Justin Horn, Buddy Staggs, Jeffrey Matthews, Stan McCraney and Chris Ezell.