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Major blaze fought at American Furniture in Ecru

February 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

For the second time in a little more than a year, Union County firemen fought a major fire at an Ecru furniture manufacturer. About 5PM Thursday, February 14th, seven Union County fire departments responded to the fire call at American Furniture Company in Ecru. In the early morning of January 5, 2018, firemen were [Continue Reading]

John Earl Little, 69

February 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

John Earl Little July 7, 1949 – February 6, 2018   John Little Ecru-John Earl Little, age 69, passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born July 7, 1948, in New Albany to Albert Ray Little and Violet Marie Caples Little. He graduated from Myrtle High [Continue Reading]

Dorothy Carruth, 94

December 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Dorothy Carruth August 2, 1923 – December 3, 2017 Ecru-Mrs. Dorothy Carruth gently passed away December 3, 2017, at her daughter’s home in Houston, Texas. Mrs. Carruth was born near Ecru, Mississippi August 2, 1923, where she lived most of her life. She was preceded in death by her late husband, Albert Carruth [Continue Reading]

Byron Keith Wilbourne, 29

October 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Byron Keith Wilbourne April 29, 1988 – October 14, 2017   Byron Keith Wilbourne, 29, was born April 29, 1988, in Meridian, Mississippi, the son of Michael and Sherron Pasco Wilbourne.  He died Saturday, October 14, 2017.  Byron was of the Prostestant faith and was a warehouse supervisor for Ashely [Continue Reading]

Paul David Carruth, 67

June 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

 Paul David Carruth (December 30, 1949 – June 7, 2017) “Mr. Paul taught life lessons, through his leadership and training of how to ride horses.” Paul David Carruth, 67, passed away Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born December 30, 1949 in Ecru to Dorothy Simmons Carruth [Continue Reading]

Tamara “Tammy” Hamblin Coleman Wise, 49

March 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tamara “Tammy” Hamblin Coleman Wise (August 11, 1949 – March 15, 2017) Tamara “Tammy” Hamblin Coleman Wise, 49, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. She was born August 11, 1967 in Kenosha, WI to James and Ruby Robbins Hamblin. She was a career consultant for [Continue Reading]

Helen Sue Pitts, 96

January 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Helen Pitts: Helen Sue Hamilton Pitts, age 96, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at her residence. She was born February 21, 1920 to Luther Martin Hamilton, Sr., and Mary Essie Moody Hamilton. She attended Memphis State, University of Mississippi and received her teaching degree from Blue Mountain College. She [Continue Reading]