Archive - Obituary
October 4th, 2011
Marie Norman, age 98, passed away, Sunday, Oct.2, 2011, at the Baptist Health Systems Medical Center in Jackson. Marie Norman was born Sept. 21, 1913 in Lyman, to the late Edda Dickson Norman and Lonnie Norman. Miss. Norman was a Office Manager for Bryan Foods-Sara Lee for 40 years, retiring in 1975. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.
Graveside funeral services are today, Tuesday, October 4, 2011, at 2 p.m. in Greenwood Cemetery with the Rev. Jeff Shannon officiating. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
James Allan â€śRockyâ€ť Holliday
James Allan â€śRockyâ€ť Holliday, age 75, died Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at his residence in Columbus. Funeral services are today, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, at 1 p.m. at First United Methodist Church with Dr. Sam Morris and the Rev. Tony Proctor officiating. Burial will follow at Palo Alto Cemetery in Clay County.
Jessie Mae Hardy
Jessie Mae Hardy, age 84, passed away, Monday, Oct. 3, 2011, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. Jessie Mae Hardy was born Dec. 11, 1926, in Carrollton, Pickens County Ala., to the late Jeddie Cook Wilson and Troy Wilson. She was a seamstress working in manufacturing and later did alterations for B & S Laundry She was of the Baptist faith. Jessie Mae Hardy was married to John Edwin Hardy, who preceded her in death Oct. 24, 1990.
Dorothy Anderson Myers
Dorothy Anderson Myers , age 97, passed away Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, at West Point Community Living Center. Dorothy Anderson Myers was born Oct. 21, 1913, in Kentucky, to the late Shelton George and Bessie Terrill Anderson. She was a member of First Christian Church and she helped her sister-in-law, Catherine Anderson, raise two nieces: Sandra Anderson McLemore and Barbara Anderson Mitchell, and a nephew, Bob Anderson.
Loyd Eugene Ferguson
Loyd Eugene Ferguson, age 79, passed away, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, at the Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, Tenn.
Deborah Joyce Casey
Deborah Joyce Casey, age 62, passed away Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle.
Deborah Joyce Casey was born Aug. 5, 1949, in Vardaman, to the late Henry Wayne and Opal Griffin Casey. She was a retired retail operations manager for Mossy Oak, and a member of Christ United Methodist Church. She had a great love for animals.
Graveside services are Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at Greenwood Cemetery with the Rev. Sarah Windham officiating.
Troy D. Criddle
Troy D. Criddle Sr., age 92, passed away, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011, at North Mississippi Medical Center of West Point. Troy Dempsey Criddle Sr. was born Jan. 27, 1919, in Chickasaw County, to the late Dollie Staggs and Ell Criddle. Mr. Criddle was a retired burner at B & W for 30 years and a member of West End Baptist Church. He was a member of the V.F.W. and a Veteran of the U. S. Army, having served during WWII. Troy Dempsey. Criddle, Sr. married Dola Francis Thompson on May 13, 1943, in Houston.
James â€śCurryâ€ť Crowson
James â€śCurryâ€ť Crowson, age 89, passed away Sunday Sept. 18, 2011, at Oktibbeha County Hospital.
James Crowson was born July 6, 1922, in Eupora, to the late Arnold Crowson and Monnie Kyle. He attended Hebron Baptist Church and was retired from the State Highway Department. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Navy where he served in WWII.
Ruby L. Spight-Davidson
Ruby L. Spight-Davidson, age 77, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011, at Dugan Memorial Home in West Point.
Funeral services are Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, at 11 a.m. from Faith Baptist Church, with the Rev. Ben Yerber officiating. Burial will follow in West Point Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is today, from 4 â€“ 6 p.m. at Carter's Mortuary Services Chapel.
Carter's Mortuary Services is in charge of arrangements.
Randy Walls, age 61, died Friday, Sept. 16, 2011, in Gainesville, Fla.
Randy Walls was born Dec. 8, 1949, in Monroe County to Mildred Cooper and Elmon A. Walls. He graduated from Mississippi State University with two degrees in Psychology and a degree in Industrial Engineering. He retired from Infinite Energy in Gainesville, Fla.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday Sept. 24, 2011, at First Baptist Church in West Point with Rev. Dale Funderburg officiating.