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Gene Franklin Hudson, 77

January 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Gene Franklin Hudson July 1, 1940 – January 3, 2018 Gene Franklin Hudson, 77, passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at his residence. He was born July 1, 1940 in Myrtle to the late Wilford Duncan and Marjorie Fowler Hudson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a retired pastor and carpenter. He was a [Continue Reading]

Laura Mildred McDaniel, 92

December 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

Mildred McDaniel December 4, 1925 – December 21, 2017 Myrtle-Laura Mildred McDaniel, age 92, passed away Thursday, December 21, 2017 at her residence. She was born December 4, 1925 to William Manuel Fowler and Callie Tate Fowler. She was retired from Irwin B. Schwaybe Company. She was a member of Myrtle Baptist [Continue Reading]

Frances Jannett Killough, 85

December 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

Frances Jannett Killough November 30, 1932 – December 18, 2017 Jannett Killough, 85, died Monday at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. She was born November 30, 1932, in Union County, the daughter of Arthur Lee and Annie Mae Hale Horton. She was a Baptist and a homemaker. Funeral services will be Wednesday [Continue Reading]

Myrtle 2017 Christmas Parade

December 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Myrtle MS held its 2017 Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 2nd. A mild evening in the mid-50’s, free hot chocolate, floats and Santa’s arrival all ensured that everyone had a good time. Sidney Morman was grand Marshall of this year’s Myrtle Christmas parade. Morman was one of four charter members [Continue Reading]

Myrtle Unclaimed Property event will return money to citizens

November 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

Representatives from the Office of Treasurer, Lynn Fitch, will be at the Myrtle Town Hall (1025 Church St) on November 15, 2017, to give back unclaimed property to citizens of the 38650 zip code.  A little over $31,000 is currently unclaimed. Treasurer Fitch and Mayor Canerdy are trying to get these funds back to [Continue Reading]

Joshua Lee Swan, 18

November 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Joshua Lee Swan October 28, 1999 – November 9, 2017 MYRTLE- Joshua Lee “Swan” Swan, 18, passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017 (automobile accident) at Baptist Memorial Hospital in New Albany. He was born on October 28, 1999 in New Albany to Stacey Swan and Crystal Swan. He was a Senior at Myrtle [Continue Reading]

Myrtle High School senior dies in auto accident

November 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

A Myrtle High School senior was killed early Thursday morning in a single-car accident in rural Union County. Joshua Swan, age 18, was killed when the vehicle he was driving on County Road 59 left the roadway and struck a tree. First reports of the accident were made around 7 am. Union County Coroner Pam Bowman said [Continue Reading]

Angela Diane Bagwell, 50

November 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Angela Diane Bagwell April 25, 1967 – November 7, 2017 Myrtle-Angela Diane Bagwell, age 50, passed away Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born April 25, 1967 in Memphis, TN. She was a housewife. She was a member of Beulah Baptist Church. She loved reading and doing [Continue Reading]

William Curtis Pitner, 84

October 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

William Curtis Pitner November 17, 1932 – October 23, 2017 Myrtle MS-William Curtis Pitner, 84, passed away Monday, October 23, 2017 at Landmark Nursing Home in Boonville, MS. He was born in Ripley, MS on November 17, 1932 to Jim Price Pitner and Mary Lee Spencer Pitner. He worked in Construction until his [Continue Reading]

Diane Lawman, 58

October 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Diane Lawman January 24, 1959 – October 12, 2017   Diane Lawman, 58, was born in Topeka, Kansas, on January 24, 1959. She died on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. Diane was of the Pentecostal faith and was a homemaker. Funeral services will be held at 2 P. M., Sunday, [Continue Reading]
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