MARION — Lela Merle Rector, 82, passed away surrounded by her family at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at Heartland Regional Medical Center after a long struggle with MS. Merle was born Aug. 19, 1934, in Marion, to Cecil and Della (Holly) Jordan. (The Southern)
Ms. Bonnie Louise Kemp, 71, more recently of Catonsville, Md., and formerly of Hagerstown, Md., died late Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at Forest Haven Nursing Home, Catonsville. Born Dec. 9, 1945, in Hagerstown, she was a daughter of the late Edgar Charles and ... (heraldmailmedia.com)
JACKSON – When Blake Wilson came to the state to head up the Mississippi Economic Council, he often joked he was from tiny Delaware that had three counties – and only two at high tide. But Tupelo businessman Jack Reed Jr. says Wilson is retiring from ... (Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal)
She, along with her husband, were restaurant entrepreneurs for many years in Alabama and Mississippi. She retired from the Pharmacy Department of CVS after 25 years of service. Mrs. Parks was faithful to her Lord and was an active member, until her death ... (Times-Journal)
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Dale and Kim McClure of Nacogdoches, Texas and Lee and Kathy McClure of Spring, Texas; three daughters and one son-in-law, Pamela Howell of Atlanta, Georgia, Gail and Randy Lee of Clinton, Mississippi and ... (ARKANSAS NEWS)
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"Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles."- Confucius, The Analects When someone you love loses a loved one, your first instinct is to comfort. Follow that instinct. If you are sincere, your heartfelt words and expressions of love are always welcome. There are a few suggestions I woul...