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October 24th, 2014

Kathryn Provencher

October 24, 2014

Kathryn Provencher, age 85, of West Point, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Dugan Memorial Home.
She was born Sept. 8, 1929, to the late Mabel Kathryn King and William Murray ‘Buster’ Awtrey. She was a realtor and owner of Provencher Realty. She was the first lady selectman of West point and she served in the U.S. Navy.
Funeral services are Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Robinson Chapel with Rev. Jeff Shannon officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jimmy Donahoo, Tony Rosetti, Bill MacLane, Carl Miller, Tommy Henley, Bobby Hughes.

October 23rd

Rev. James Kelly Unger Jr.

October 23, 2014

Rev. James Kelly Unger Jr., 88, died the 21st of October at his home in West Point.
Services will be at 11 AM Friday the 24th of October at the First Presbyterian Church E.P.C. Services will be conducted by Rev. Brandon Bates. Visitation will be at 10 AM Friday at the church. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers will be James Sonny Ming, James Hill, Langdon Unger, Jr., James Hornoll, Dr. Craig Robertson, Charles Newell. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Civitan Club and Men of the Church and Dr. John Cox.

October 22nd

David Michael Reid Jr.

October 22, 2014

David Michael Reid Jr., age 53, passed away Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at his residence in West Point.

Peter Thomas Hodo IV

October 22, 2014

Peter Thomas Hodo IV, age 21, of the Town of Mt. Laurel in Birmingham, Ala., passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014.
Thomas was born in West Point, July 21, 1993, and is a recent graduate from Oak Hill Academy through the Mississippi State University High School Independent Study program. He was a young man who loved his friends and had a passion for cars. He was an entrepreneur who was just beginning his journey. Thomas was a member of Cahaba Heights United Methodist Church in Vestavia Hills, Ala. and a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church of West Point.

Myrtle Ruth Foreman

October 22, 2014

Myrtle Ruth Foreman, age 78 of Columbus, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at the Windsor Place, in Columbus.
Visitation is Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, from 6 – 8 p.m. at Lowndes Funeral Home, in Columbus.
Funeral services are Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Lowndes Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jimmy Ray officiating. Interment is in Friendship Cemetery, in Columbus, with Lowndes Funeral Home directing.

October 20th

Gloss Daniel

October 20, 2014

Gloss Daniel, age 89, passed away Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014.
Funeral services are 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at U.F.C.W. Local #1991 Union Hall with Rev. Steve Daniels Jr., officiating. Burial will follow in Pool’s Memorial Garden.
Visitation is 2 – 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Carter’s Mortuary Services Chapel.

October 17th

Vera Bell Mitchell McCall

October 17, 2014

Vera Bell Mitchell McCall, age 76, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn.
Funeral services are 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Strong Hill M.B. Church, with Dr. Israel Lee officiating. Burial will follow in Strong Hill Stockholders’ Cemetery.
Visitation is 4 – 6 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at St. Paul M.B. Church in Amory.
Carter’s Mortuary Services are in charge of arrangements.

October 15th

Mary Louise Smith

October 15, 2014

Mary Louise Smith, daughter of the late John Ed and Mary Lou Williams of 422 Clay Street in West Point, passed away Oct. 7t, 2014. She was the mother of the late Tracy H. Smith III. Her surviving daughters are: Cheryl A. Smith (Austin), Ruby A. Smith (Brown) and Johnnie G. Smith. Mary passed away at home in Jonesboro, Ga. surrounded by family. She will be eulogized and laid to rest Saturday, October 18, 2014. The services will be held at 1 p.m. from, Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home, 6580 Church Street, Riverdale, Ga. 30274,.

Joseph Michael ‘Joey’ Raines

October 15, 2014

Joseph Michael “Joey” Raines, age 42, passed away Tuesday. Oct. 14, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point.

Gail Edwards

October 15, 2014

Gail Edwards, age 57, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014.
Funeral services are noon, Thursday, Oct. 16. 2014, at Union Star M.B. Church with Rev. Eric Ratliff officiating. Burial will follow in Union Star M.B. Church Cemetery,
Visitation is 3 – 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Carter’s Mortuary Services Chapel.
Carter’s Mortuary Services is in charge of arrangements.

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