Obituaries

Oma Pierce

Services for Mr. Oma Adron Pierce were held 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Rev. Rusty Walton and Rev. Lin Chesney officiated.

Visitation was held 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday at Milling Funeral Home of Union and 1:30-2 p.m. Wednesday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.


Tommie Majure

Tommie Majure, 76, of Hickory, Miss., died Sunday at his residence. He was born Tuesday, August 4, 1942.

Visitation will be held 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 at Newton County Funeral Home-North.



Joyce B. Wilson

    Mrs. Joyce B. Wilson went to be with the Lord Nov. 7, 2018 at the age of 88. She is survived by her husband of 69 years 11 months, Richard R. Wilson, four sons, four daughters, four daughters-in-law, four sons-in-law, 15 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild and several nieces and nephews.




Robert “Porter” Adkins

Funeral services for Robert “Porter” Adkins were held Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, at 10 a.m. at Faith Baptist Church in Meridian with the Rev. Jack Kern officiating. Burial followed at Hickory Cemetery in Hickory, Miss. Robert Barham Family Funeral Home was honored to be entrusted with the arrangements.




Rose Marie Britt

Rose Marie Britt, 86, of Brookhaven, Miss., died Sunday, Nov. 4, in Newton. She was born March 13, 1932 in Sontag, Miss.

Visitation were held 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, with service following at 11 a.m. at Newton County Funeral Home-South.


Yvonne Tucker Myers

Funeral services for Mrs. Yvonne Tucker Myers were held 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home of Union.  Rev. Mike Holcomb and Ronnie Myers officiated. Burial followed in Dixon Cemetery.




Eileen Green

Eileen Green, 69, of Newton, passed away Thursday, Oct. 25, at her residence in Newton. She was born Sunday, June 5, 1949 in Philadelphia, Pa.


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