Ralph was preceded in death by his wife; Bobbie Ann Burns May & his brothers; Curtis May, Jr & Teddy May. Survivors are his daughter; Patricia Harris Richie of Tallulah, LA granddaughter April Richie of Tallulah, grandson Trey (Clarissa) Brown of Alabama, great grandchildren Zoey Brown & Trystan Brown, sisters; Warrene Triplett of Vicksburg, sister-in-law Rosemary Cain Mitchell of Jackson, MS, sisters-in law; Geraldine Harris of Rayville, LA, & Adine Harris of Brandon, MS, and numerous nieces and nephews. Survivors are her son; Barry Herrod of Bentonia, brothers; Pete Hancock of Biloxi & Roy Hancock of Bentonia, sisters; Christene Cain of Bentonia, Ruby Necaise of Gulfport, and Jimmy Hancock of Biloxi. Herrod was preceded in death by her husband; Garland W. Graveside services will be Sunday September 3rd at P. For many years she was employed as a bookkeeper at Yazoo Industries and retired as bookkeeper at Delta Ace Hardware. Survivors are her husband; Paul Gresham Jones, Sr., sons; Daniel C. Joseph Montgomery of Baptist Medical Clinic for the compassionate care and tenderness that they provided for Mr.
The family would like to give a special thank you to The State Veterans Home in Kosciusko for the care they gave. Services will be Thursday September 7th at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City with visitation starting at P. (Lynn) Thrasher of Yazoo City, Ralph Thrasher of San Diego, CA, Paul Jones, Jr of Casper WY, & Bryan Jones of Columbia, MS, granddaughter; Tammie Lee Ann Thrasher of Yazoo City, grandsons; Michael Carlile of Yazoo City, & John Christian Gallagher of Yazoo City, sisters; Gail C. Adams and his family during the final days of his life. Robin Renee Boyanton Hasty, 54, of Benton passed away at her residence Friday August 18, 2017. Woods August 15 at at Glenwood Cemetery, in Yazoo City, MS. Woods passed away on Saturday, August 12 at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Kosciusko, MS, at the age of 86.
Services will be at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City with visitation Monday October 30th – P. White, of Wayside, MS, Debra Wools of Colony, KA, and Margaret Bryant of Flowood, Ms and step-father Ed Bailey, Jr of Sandhill, MS Visitation will be at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City Monday August 28 – A. Graveside services will be Monday August 28 at Coopersville Baptist Church in Morton, MS. Adams (Gloria), and Rene Adams Thompson (Greg), his grandchildren Lindsey Taulbee Broadus (Craig), Christopher Brian Adams (Rebecca), Aaron Ryan Adams (Renee), William Howard Adams, Whitney Graham Hardison (Russell), Elizabeth Adams Ellet (Mike), Andrew Taz Alias (Mary Kendal), Caitlyn Rae Adams, Cody Lee Thompson, Macey Elise Adams, and ten great grandchildren. Adams will be remembered most for his exemplary Christian values, his deep rooted devotion to his wife and family, and his many years of public service. Adams served his country in the United States Army from 1956-1959. Celebration of the life of William Bryant Adams, Sr. A homemaker she was a member of Parkview Church of God. Internment will follow in Midway Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. He was predeceased by his parents Curtis Woods and Pearlie Wiltcher Woods; brothers, Wesley (Imogene), Luther (Christine), Charlie (Lorene), Leon (Nell), Johnny (Louise) and sister Lida Downs (Grady). Woods was a life-long resident of Yazoo County, leaving only to serve his country during the Korean Conflict as a hospitalist in the Navy for four years. Woods attended Benton Public Schools where he met the love of his life since 7th grade, Betty Lou Williams.
Kenneth Eugene “Squeediddle” Gary, 60, of Yazoo City passed away Sunday October 1, 2017 at his residence. Pallbearers are Bubba Gary, John Gary, Charles Gary, William David Pigg, Holly Pigg, Dennis Pigg, Chris Bennett, and Timmy Ketchum.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Yazoo County Cancer Fund, c/o Bank of Yazoo, P. Box 600, Yazoo City, Mississippi, 39194 or Parkinson's Research. Hearst, 83, of Benton passed away Tuesday August 8, 2017 at The Martha Coker Green Houses in Yazoo City. Fred Stovall Sligh was born July 15, 1933 in Schlauter, MS to Marvin S. The family moved to Yazoo City where Fred remained until enlisting in the Army. He returned to Yazoo in 1955, where he met and married Recil Thomas. 2 Timothy 4:7 June Green Mathis, 76, of Yazoo City, MS passed away on August 05, 2017. She was a supervisor at Hunter Engineering and of the Baptist Faith. The second of thirteen children born to Columbus Oscar Harber and Mae Bell Flanagan Harber Pigg, She is preceded in death by both parents, a child Mary Ann, her husband of 31 years Eugene ( Buddy) Fuller, brothers; Columbus Harber, Fred Harber, & James Harber, sisters; Ada Mae Lawrence, Sadie Mc Farland, & Joy Cleveland. He was preceded in death by his parents; Otto Billie Rowland Browning, Sr., and brother Tommy Browning. A retired contractor, owner of Osborne Grocery, was employed by W. “Red” Hancock Oil Field Construction and a member of Bentonia Baptist Church. Mike was preceded in death by his parents; John & Beulah Derrickson Maranto & brother; Johnny Boy Maranto Visitation will start at A. In lieu of flowers the family request donations to; The Ladies Alter Society, 1366 Marathon Pointe, Glen Allan, MS 38744 or Holly Bluff United Methodist Church, P. He also attended Holmes Junior College and graduated from Delta State University in business.
A homemaker she was a member of Black Jack Baptist Church. The couple remained married for 60 years until his death. June was born in Louise, MS on June 12, 1941, to Thomas Leo Green and Louella Sanders Green. They had three sons: Jon Michael (Wanda), Gregory Douglas (Karen), and Thomas Vincent (Lisa) Mathis. Pallbearers are; William Twiner, Donald Seay, Richey Cobb, Bozo Burrough, David Drouge and Colton Coody. Survivors are her husband; Michael Mc Namara of Jackson, daughter; Stacy Dunning of Byrum, sons; James R. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City with services Monday July 17 at P. Survivors include her sisters; Eva (Gene) Martin of Benton & Margaret (James) Bright of Yazoo City, brothers; Sydney Harber of Yazoo City, Talman Harber, & Charles Harber, Lots of nieces & nephews, step-children Marleene Lee, Becky Patterson, & Eddie Fuller. Pallbearers are; Michey Robertson, Ashton Johnston, Fred Johnston, Hunter Johnston, Kyle Athey, & Buddy Reeves. Visitation will be at Stricklin King Funeral Home Saturday July 8th starting at A. Survivors are his wife Joyce Marie Osborne,sons; David (Charlotte) Osborne & Keith Osborne all of Bentonia, grandsons; Christian Osborne & Chad Osborne,granddaughter Chanity Osborne , great granddaughter Wylen Osborne. He worked with his father at Crawford Farms in Eden for many years.
His funeral will be on Monday, July 3, 2017 at am at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City, Ms Phillip Nolan Dixon, Sr, 86, of Benton, Mississippi, passed away at home surrounded by his family after a long fought battle with cancer June 30, 2017. He was married to Louise Stricklin of Yazoo City for nearly 66 years and they had two sons, Phil and Mark.
One of seven children, he was born on October 31, 1930, in Yazoo County to the late James N. He was a member of Scotland Baptist Church for many years as well as First Baptist Church in Yazoo City. He always planted a large garden that would produce enough vegetables to give to his family and share with his friends .
C., Allison and Rebecca Jane Pierce, Emma Grace and Eli Vannoy, and Vera, Bostic, and Eloise Marass. May, 88, of Benton passed away Sunday October 29, 2017 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland. Survivors include; his sons; Pope (Pam) May of Benton, Terry (Nancy) May of Madison, Berry May of Benton, & Rev. Internment will follow at Fletchers Chapel Cemetery. Survivors include his wife Shirley Mc Intyre, son; Ronald Keith Mc Intyre of Glen Allen, daughter; Stacy Jones of Louise, sister; Judy Byrd of Flowood, brother Tony Mc Intyre of Anquilla, granddaughters; Rebecca Parkerson, Megan Price, Marlee Mc Intyre, grandson; Treyton Keith Jones, great granddaughters; Lillian Price, Mc Kensley Parkerson, Anslee Parkerson, and great grandsons; Jayden Tolen, Remington Price. Services will be Wednesday October 18th at Stricklin-King Funeral Home with visitation starting at P. Services will be Tuesday September 19 at Parkview Church of God with visitation starting at A. William Lamar Harris, 79 of Tallulah, Louisiana passed away Saturday September 2, 2017 at Merit River Region Medical Center in Vicksburg. Ray Thornton will officiate with burial in Glenwood Cemetery in Yazoo City. Herrod, 83, of Bentonia passed away Friday September 1, 2017 at The Yazoo City Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Yazoo City.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials in her name be made to Center Ridge Baptist Church, 3150 Center Ridge Road, Yazoo City, MS 39194, or to the charity of your choice. Andy (Susan) May of Collinsville, MS, 9 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, brother; Troy May & sister; Gladys Janaeux both of Bentonia. Services will be held at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City Monday October 23rd with visitation starting at P. Retired from River Region Medical Center working in maintenance, he was of The Baptist Faith. A homemaker she was a member of Hebron Baptist Church. Pamela Dianne Jones, 63, of Christmas Place Road in Holmes County, passed away at her residence Friday August 25, 2017.
He and his wife were active members of Bethlehem Baptist Church on Fugates Road in Benton until he became too ill to attend.