Rev. Ferdinand Schexnayder, 85, of Raymond, went to be with the Lord Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, surrounded by his family. The family will receive friends Saturday, Nov. 16, from 10 a.m. until the noon service at First Pentecostal Church, Jackson.
Laurie Gayden, 66, passed away on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian.
Graveside services were Friday in the Kosciusko City Cemetery. Rev. Dan Gilchrist will officiate.
Kierstyn Virginia Biggart passed away on Friday, November 1, 2019, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.
Gloria Young Simmons, 55, passed on October 25, 2019.
She will be laid to rest on Saturday, November 2, 2019.
Colby Kyle, 26, passed away Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Garberville, California.
Helen Kelly McCool Middleton, 99, went to be with the Lord on October 26, 2019, at the Bee Hive Assisted Living in Louisville, MS.
Kathryn Alene DuBard Yarbrough, a lifetime member of New Hope Lutheran Church, left the Church Militant to join the Church Triumphant on Sunday, October 20, 2019. She was 91 years old.
Alfred L. “Al” Franks passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.
Funeral services were on Saturday, October 19, at the Huntington Street Church of Christ in Kosciusko, MS. Burial followed in the Parkway Cemetery.
Tommy Gene Curtis, age 76, died on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Tommy was a native of Attala County and after attending Shady Grove Community School and Ethel High School, went on to serve in both the US Army and US Navy.
W.C. “Dub” Shoemaker — journalist, businessman, philanthropist, friend — died Sunday, October 27, 2019, at the Arbor in Ridgeland, MS.