Bobby Gaines

Bobby Ray Gaines, 69, of Newton, Mississippi, passed, Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 in Meridian, Mississippi. He was born Sept. 11, 1948 in Newton, Mississippi.

Mark S. McElhenney

Mark S. McElhenny of Pontotoc was born Aug. 23, 1964, and left this world on Aug. 24, 2018, at the age of 54. He will be missed by his family, a brother, Bo McElhaney (Renea) of Blue Springs; two sisters, Debbie Ivy of Algoma and Becky Jones (Jim) of Unity; a special friend, Rachel Swann of Pontotoc; and several other close friends.

Juanita Russell

Services for Ms. Juanita Russell were held 11 am, Friday, August 31, 2018 at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union with burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Rev. Lin Chesney, Dr. Malcolm Lewis and Rev. David Watson officiated.

Visitation was held 9-11 am, Friday at Milling Funeral Home of Union.

Cecil Gibson Russell

Mr. Cecil Gibson Russell, 71, of Grenada, passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2018 in Grenada.  He was born August 29, 1947 in Cincinnati, OH to Cecil and Carrie Lillian Gibson Russell.  Cecil had worked for many years as a hospital administrator across the state of Mississippi.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

James Kevin Todd

Funeral services for James Kevin Todd were held Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel, with Brother Jackie Strebeck officiating. Burial was at Providence Baptist Church Cemetery with Robert Barham Family Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Johnnie Keith

Services for Mrs. Johnnie Keith of Decatur were held 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 24, 2018 at Clarke-Venable Baptist Church with burial in the Decatur City Cemetery. Dr. Billy Williams officiated.

Visitation were held one hour prior to the service (10-11 a.m.) on Friday at the church.

Col. Bert Gilmore

Services for Col. Bert Gilmore were held 10 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, at Sebastopol Baptist Church. Burial with military honors was in the Sebastopol City Cemetery. Dr. David Rives and Rev. J. Clark officiated.

Lucas Arthur

Mr. Lucas Leon Arthur of Union, age 38, died on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018.

Services for Mr. Lucas Arthur will be held 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018 at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union. Burial will be held in the Newton County Memorial Garden Dr. Jon Martin and Pastor Kuhrman Cox will be officiating.

Hilmon May Evans

Funeral services for Hilmon May Evans will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Hill M.B. Church, Newton. Visitation will be held 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Dunlap & Thames Funeral Home.



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