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Betty Grey Caples, 88

October 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

Betty Grey Caples December 10, 1929 – October 01, 2018   Betty Grey Caples, 88, died on Monday, October 1, 2018, in Virginia. She was born December 10, 1929, in Tennessee, the daughter of T. C. and Lucille Criswell Adams. She was the widow of James K. Caples. She and Mr. Caples married on July 22, 1950, and [Continue Reading]

Mavis “Sis” Grubbs, 90

September 29, 2018 // 0 Comments

Mavis “Sis” Grubbs September 23, 1928 – September 28, 2018   Pontotoc MS Mavis “Sis” Grubbs , 90, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018, at Sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc. She was born in Pontotoc County on September 23, 1928, the daughter of the late Dudley and Arvella Benjamin. [Continue Reading]

Ruby Joan Horton, 79

September 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

Ruby Joan Horton January 06, 1939 – September 12, 2018   Pontotoc, MS Ruby Horton, 79, died at her residence on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. She was born January 6, 1939, in Memphis, the daughter of John Brown Saint, Jr. and Ruby Irene Doss Saint. Mrs. Horton was a Catholic and was retired from General [Continue Reading]

Cynthia Ann “Cindy” McCraw Perry, 53

August 10, 2018 // 0 Comments

Cynthia Ann “Cindy” McCraw Perry March 10, 1965 – August 8, 2018   Cindy Perry New Albany – Cynthia Ann “Cindy” McCraw Perry, 53, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. She was born March 10, 1965 in Memphis to Joan Little McCraw and the late Bro. Marcus [Continue Reading]

Charles Howard McArthur Jr, 79

May 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

Charles Howard McArthur Jr August 22, 1938 – May 20, 2018 Charles Howard McArthur, Jr, 79, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018 at his residence. He was born August 22, 1938 in Biloxi, MS to Charles H. McArthur, Sr and Francis Blackshire McArthur. He earned his Master’s in Criminal Justice and, before retirement, [Continue Reading]

New Albany police seeking help finding stolen auto

May 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany Police Department (NAPD) officers are seeking help in finding an automobile taken early Monday morning from a local convenience store. This photo is of an automobile of same make and model and of similar color to stolen vehicle. click to enlarge NAPD Chief Chris Robertson told NAnewsweb.com that a 2014 Kia [Continue Reading]

Lynn White Dowdy, 82

April 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

Lynn White Dowdy January 04, 1936 – April 06, 2018   Lynn White Dowdy, 82, left to be with the Lord on Friday, April 6, 2018, from North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Mr. Dowdy was born in Pontotoc County on January 4, 1936, the son of William E. “Bud” and Linda White Dowdy. He was a [Continue Reading]

Melissa Jean Pankey Churchill, 49

March 29, 2018 // 0 Comments

Melissa Jean Pankey Churchill April 25, 1968 – March 27, 2018 Melissa Churchill Pontotoc-Melissa Jean Pankey Churchill, 49, passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born April 25, 1968, in Elaine, AR to Alford “Billy” Pankey and the late Muriel Jean Pruitt [Continue Reading]

Buddy Wayne Merritt, 41

October 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

Buddy Wayne Merritt October 12, 1976 – October 30, 2017 Pontotoc-Buddy Wayne Merritt, age 41, died Monday, October 30, 2017 in Southaven, MS. He was born October 12, 1976 in Tupelo, MS to M.C. Merritt and Analese Willard Merritt. He was a self-employed truck driver. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. He [Continue Reading]

Phillip Johnstone, 96

September 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

PHILLIP JOHNSTONE May 4, 1921 – September 21, 2017   Phillip Johnstone died early Wednesday morning, Sept. 21, 2017, at his home in Pontotoc. He was 96 years old. Charles Phillip Johnstone was born in Amory, Mississippi, on May 4, 1921, to W.H. and Nettie Johnstone. He grew up in Pontotoc and graduated from [Continue Reading]
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