OBITUARIES PUBLISHED 7/22/2018

 

Jack White

COLUMBUS — Dr. Jack Hammons White, 76, died July 7, 2018, at his residence. A memorial services will be held 3 p.m. August 18, 2018 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home and... read more

 

Marie Tennille

Marie Tennille

AUSTIN, Texas — Marie Harrison Tennille, 88, died May 18, 2018. A funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. August 11, 2018, at Annunciation Catholic Church. Ms. Tennille was born April 7, 1930, in New York... read more

 

Ruth Bailey

COLUMBUS —Ruth Blalock Bailey, 101, died July 21, 2018, at her residence. Services are 3 p.m. Monday at Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home Chapel, College Street location, with the Rev. Jerry Mitchell officiating. ... read more

 

Fred Bryant

MILLPORT, Ala. — James “Fred” Bryant, 89, died July 19, 2018, at DCH Medical Center in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Services are 4 p.m. today at Dowdle Funeral Home with Samuel West officiating. Burial will follow at Mt.... read more

 

Donald Cobb

KENNEDY, Ala. — Donald Cobb, 80, died July 19, 2018, at his residence. Services are 2 p.m. Monday at Dowdle Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Kennedy City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m.... read more

 

Raymond Langford

COLUMBUS — Raymond Langford, 62, died July 2, 2018, at his residence. Services were July 6 at Lowndes Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Smith officiating. Visitation was one hour prior to services at the funeral... read more

 

Abby Berry

PELHAM, Ala. — Abby Celeste Robertson Berry, 35, died July 17, 2018. Services were Saturday at the chapel of Chandler Funeral Home with Mychal Smith and Jacob Elliott officiating. Burial will follow at Fellowship Baptist... read more

 

Peggy Glover

Peggy Glover

Peggy Glover, whose perpetually optimistic outlook and approach to life awed those who knew her, died peacefully in her sleep Thursday. She had just turned 87 on Tuesday. Born in the tiny town of Becker in... read more

 

Martha Stanback

Martha Elizabeth Johnson Stanback, age 81, of Columbus, MS, passed away July 19, 2018, at Vineyard Court Nursing Center. A private family graveside service will be held at Memorial Gardens of Columbus with Rev. Carolyn... read more

 

Ronny Joe Hatcher

Ronny Joe Hatcher

“Those who walk uprightly enter into peace; they find rest as they lie in death” Isaiah 57:1-2. Ronny Joe Hatcher passed away July 18, 2018 at his home in Lowndes County. He was born July... read more

 

LOCAL OBITUARIES

 

Beulah Deloach

Beulah Deloach

Published: 7/20/2018

COLUMBUS — Beulah Mae Deloach, 84, died July 12, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Temple of Deliverance Church with the Rev. Maurice... read more

 

 

Walter Poe

Published: 7/20/2018

SHUQUALAK — Walter Poe, 79, died July 12, 2018, at the University Medical Center in Jackson. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Calvary M.B. Church with the Rev. Ronald... read more

 

 

Charlie Scales

Charlie Scales

Published: 7/20/2018

MACON — Charlie Mae Scales, 59, died July 15, 2018, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Emmanuel Baptist Church with... read more

 

 

Ronny Joe Hatcher

Ronny Joe Hatcher

Published: 7/20/2018

“Those who walk uprightly enter into peace; they find rest as they lie in death.” Isaiah 57:1-2. Ronny Joe Hatcher passed away July 18, 2018 at his home in Lowndes County.... read more

 

 

Annie Wells

Published: 7/20/2018

NOXUBEE — Annie P. Wells, 87, died July 18, 2018, at Noxubee General Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Carter’s Funeral Services of Macon. read more

 

 

Michael Prince

Published: 7/20/2018

NOXUBEE — Michael Prince, 57, died July 19, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Carter’s Funeral Services of Macon. read more

 

 

James McKell

Published: 7/20/2018

STARKVILLE — James Raymond “Jimmy” McKell, 91, died July 18, 2018, at his residence. Services will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church. Graveside services will follow at Oddfellows... read more

 

 

Betty Stringer

Published: 7/20/2018

STARKVILLE — Betty Butler Stringer, 87, died July 15, 2018, at OCH Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Adaton Baptist Church with the Rev. Clifton... read more

 

 

Robert Harris

Published: 7/20/2018

STARKVILLE — Robert C. Harris, 76, died July 16, 2018, in Starkville. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Blackjack M.B. Church. Burial will follow at Fox Cemetery. Visitation will... read more

 

 

Charles Gibbs

Published: 7/20/2018

WEST POINT — Charles Henry Gibbs, 75, died July 13, 2018, at North Mississippi Medical Center in West Point. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Southside M.B. Church in... read more

 

 

Beverly Phillips

Published: 7/20/2018

STARKVILLE — Beverly Lynn Phillips, 59, died July 17, 2018, at UAB Medical Center. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Emmanuel Baptist Church with Kenny Hodges officiating. Burial will... read more

 

 

Charles Burks

Published: 7/20/2018

LACKEY — Charles T. Burks, 79, died July 16, 2018, at his residence. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Roberts Cemetery with George Collins Jr. officiating. Tisdale-Lann... read more

 

 

NEW YORK TIMES OBITUARIES

 

Jonathan Gold, Food Critic Who Celebrated L.A.’s Cornucopia, Dies at 57

Jonathan Gold, Food Critic Who Celebrated L.A.’s Cornucopia, Dies at 57

A gourmand who explored Los Angeles’s immigrant communities, taco carts and chic restaurants, Mr. Gold won renown in the culinary world and a Pulitzer Prize for criticism.

 

Angela Bowen, Dance Teacher and Gay Activist, Is Dead at 82

Angela Bowen, Dance Teacher and Gay Activist, Is Dead at 82

Her dance school in New Haven influenced many, and her outspokenness as a black lesbian feminist influenced many more.

 

Shinobu Hashimoto, Writer of Towering Kurosawa Films, Is Dead at 100

Shinobu Hashimoto, Writer of Towering Kurosawa Films, Is Dead at 100

His first film, “Rashomon,” became a touchstone of world cinema. He went on to collaborate on celebrated pictures like “Ikiru” and “Seven Samurai.”

 

Madeleine Kamman, 87, Who Gave Americans a Taste of France, Dies

Madeleine Kamman, 87, Who Gave Americans a Taste of France, Dies

Schooled in Paris, she was a strong-willed teacher of traditional French cuisine for modern tastes and an influential chef and restaurateur.

 

Stephen Saban, Chronicler (and Arbiter) of New York Night Life, Dies at 72

Stephen Saban, Chronicler (and Arbiter) of New York Night Life, Dies at 72

In his column-writing heyday in the late 1970s and ’80s, Mr. Saban was a star maker who became a star himself among the underground cognoscenti.

 

Barry Mills, Brutal Leader of Racist Prison Gang, Dies at 70

Barry Mills, Brutal Leader of Racist Prison Gang, Dies at 70

The head of the Aryan Brotherhood, he was linked to murders, drug dealing, prostitution, racial warfare and more in a life spent mostly behind bars.

 

Jean-Louis Tauran, Vatican’s Interfaith Point Man, Is Dead at 75

Jean-Louis Tauran, Vatican’s Interfaith Point Man, Is Dead at 75

Cardinal Tauran championed dialogue among religions and spoke of a “clash of forms of ignorance and radicalism.”

 

Adrian Cronauer, ‘Good Morning, Vietnam’ D.J., Dies at 79

Adrian Cronauer, ‘Good Morning, Vietnam’ D.J., Dies at 79

Although the character embodied by Robin Williams was largely a fictional construct, Mr. Cronauer’s signature wake-up line was real.

 

Annabelle Neilson, Muse of Alexander McQueen, Dies at 49

Annabelle Neilson, Muse of Alexander McQueen, Dies at 49

The former model and reality TV personality was a fixture of the 1990s celebrity party scene in Britain, and a confidante to some of its biggest stars.

 

Auguste Clape, Whose Hillside Vineyards Rose to Fame, Dies at 93

Auguste Clape, Whose Hillside Vineyards Rose to Fame, Dies at 93

Growing syrah grapes in the Rhône Valley wine country of France, he helped elevate the little-known appellation Cornas, named after a nearby village.

 

Marion Woodman, Explorer of the Feminine Mind, Dies at 89

Marion Woodman, Explorer of the Feminine Mind, Dies at 89

A Jungian psychoanalyst, she wrote popular books and lectured on mythical feminine archetypes and the primal, unconscious elements of feminine identity.

 

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