Obituaries

Mrs. Nancy Bell Colvin January 16, 2013 Funeral services for Mrs. Nancy Bell Colvin, 87,were held at Mt. Bell M. B. Church Louisville, MS at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 20, 2013. Dr. Anthony McIntosh officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

A native of Louisville Mrs. Colvin was a homemaker. She was a member of Mt. Bell M. B. Church. She was born February 6, 1925 and died at University Medical Center in Jackson, MS on Wednesday January 16, 2013.

Survivors include five daughters; Lillie Slaughter, Doris Doss, Peggy Hornesburger, Sherry Carter and Debra Nicholson all of Louisville; three sisters Eliza Ford, Elmar Darden and LuBertha Glenn all of Louisville; one brother Paul Glenn of Milwaukee, WI.; fifteen grandchildren, twenty-eight great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Beck Funeral Home of Louisville, MS was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Willie G. Morgan January 19, 2013 Funeral services for Mr. Willie G. Morgan, 88,were held at Mt. Moriah M. B. Church Louisville, MS at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013. Rev. Willie Morgan Jr. officiating. Burial followed in Memorial Garden Cemetery.

A native of Louisville Mr. Morgan was a laborer. He was a member of Mt. Moriah M. B. Church. He was born September 9, 1924 and died at Central Alabama Veterans Health Center in Montgomery Al. Saturday January 19, 2013.

Survivors include three daughters; Edna Johnson and Malean Ashford both of Louisville and Marjorie McMillian of Indianapolis, IN; two sons Darvin F. Haynes, of Louisville, Ms Willie James Morgan Sr. of Montgomery AL, thirteen grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Beck Funeral Home of Louisville, MS was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Fredrick L. Hammock January 18, 2013 Funeral services for Mr. Fredrick L. Hammock, 29, were held at Friendahip M. B. Church Gholson, MS at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013. Rev. James Sheffield. officiating. Burial followed in church Cemetery.

A native of Shauqualak Mr. Hammock was a laborer. He was a member of Friendship M. B. Church. He was born June 10, 1983, and died at Wayne General Hospital in Waynesboro MS. Friday, January 18, 2013.

Survivors include his father Levara Hammock and mother Martha Hammock, two sisters Jackie Hood of Meridian, MS and Tina Chamberlin of Preston, MS; four brothers; Michael Hammock and Ladarell D. Hammock both of Gholson, MS , Clifford Smith of Philadelphia,MS and Erice L. Prince of Meridian, MS and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Beck Funeral Home of Louisville, MS was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Channel (Red) Coleman January 23, 2013 Funeral services for Mr. Channel (Red) Coleman, 90, were held at Mt. Sinai M. B. Church Louisville MS at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013. Rev. Willie Joe Coleman Jr.. officiating. Burial followed in church Cemetery.

A native of Kemper County Mr. Coleman was a farmer. He was a member of Brandon Hill M. B. Church.and Mt. Zion Methodist Church He was born August 31, 1922, and died at Louisville Healthcare in Louisville, Wednesday January 23, 2013.

Survivors include one daughter Dr. Fannie Lofton of Dallas TX, one son Willie Coleman Sr. of Louisville, one sister Brookie Lee Carter of Louisville, KY; four grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. William and Hampton Funeral Home of Louisville, MS was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Judy Kay Guyoton January 18, 2013 Funeral services for Judy Kay Guyoton, 61,were held at First Baptist Church in Kosciusko, MS at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 23, 2013. Burial followed in Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Kosciusko.

She was born December 11, 1951 and died Tuesday January 15, 2013.

Dotson Funeral Home of Weir, MS was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Kenyaeta L. Merritt January 16, 2013 Funeral services for Kenyaeta L. Merritt, 34,were held at Plantation M. B. Church, Ethel, MS at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013. Burial followed in Plantation Cemetery in Ethel, MS.

She was born October 7, 1977 and died Wednesday January 16, 2013.

Dotson Funeral Home of Weir, MS was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Allen Erving January 18, 2013 Funeral services for Mr. Allen Erving, 62,were held at True Vine M. B. Church, Kosciusko MS at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013. Burial followed in Smyrna Cemetery in West.

He was born November 2, 1950 and died Friday January 18, 2013..

Dotson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Ms. Lovie Roby January 18, 2013 Funeral services for Ms. Lovie Roby, 65,were held at Pleasant Grove Baptist. Church Kosciusko, MS at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 23, 2013.. Burial followed in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

She was born June 2, 1947 and died Friday January 18, 2013.

Dotson Funeral Home of Weir, MS was in charge of arrangements.

Ms. Lois McKnight January 24, 2013 Memorial services for Ms. Lois McKnight, 62,were held at New Zion Baptist Church, Weir MS at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013. She was born January 27, 1950 and died Friday January 24, 2013..

Dotson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Louise Parker January 25, 2013 Funeral services for Mrs. Louise Parker was held at 2 PM Sunday, January 27, 2013 at Spring Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Free Clower and Rev. Stuart Purvis officiating. Rev. Kevin Vaughn officiated the graveside. Interment was in Spring Creek Baptist Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Louise Parker, 96, passed away on Friday, January 25, 2013 at her residence. She lived in the Spring Creek Community most of her life. She was a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church.

Mrs. Parker is survived by her son Lamar Parker of Philadelphia, MS; (4)grandchildren, (3) great-grandchildren, (5) great-great- grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers are Randy Deweese, Leo Renaldo, Ricky Deweese, Alvis Joiner, Bill Yates, Lyn Yates, Joey Blount, Gideons and Auxiliary.

Mr. Jimmy Bidwell

Mr. Jimmy Bidwell, 56, passed away on Saturday, January 26, 2013, at his residence in Noxapater, Mississippi. Visitation was from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, January 30, 2013, in the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dwayne Barrett and Rev. Franklin Smith officiating. Interment will be in Indian Springs Cemetery on Highway 25 South.

Mr. Bidwell was born November 30, 1956; he was a truckdriver. He is survived by his daughter, Danielle Hawley and husband, Brett, of Greenville, Michigan; two sisters, Wanda Wilson and husband, Tony, of Carthage, Mississippi, and Anita Pendleton of Noxapater, Mississippi. He has two grandchildren, Taylor and Craig Hawley. Mr. Bidwell is also survived by special friends, Cathy Smith, Nicky Goodwin, and Karla Fisher, all of Noxapater; and special niece, Stephanie Pendleton.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leo and Avoy Smith Bidwell; his sister, Angel Marie Dunaway; and his brother, Michael Pendleton.

Serving as pallbearers will be Hunter Collins, Antione Stokes, Kaleb Vowell, Tony Wilson, Brett Hawley, and Michael Smith.

Arrangements are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com. PAID OBITUARY

Mr. Robert “Robby” Chambliss

Mr. Robert “Robby” Chambliss, 61, passed away on Thursday, January 24, 2013, in theOktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation was from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday,January 25, 2013, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2013, in the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Wayne Hill officiating. Interment was in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mr. Chambliss was born November 5, 1951. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Louisville. Robby retired as an Engineer and Conductor for the Columbus and Greenville Railroad. He easily made friends everywhere he traveled never meeting a stranger loving his family and friends dearly.

Mr. Chambliss is survived by his wife, Janice Moody Chambliss of Louisville, Mississippi; his daughter, Corrin Chambliss Taylor and husband, Vance, of Brooksville, Mississippi; and son, Michael Chambliss and wife, Vicki, also of Louisville. Robby is also survived by two sisters, Judy Mayo and husband, Larry, of Louisville, and Frances Carr and husband, Anthony, of Starkville, Mississippi; and a sister-in-law, Paula Chambliss of Pearl, Mississippi. He has five grandchildren, Jordan Chambliss, Raegan Chambliss, Caroline Taylor, Jordan Taylor, and Kendall Taylor. He was preceded in death by his parents, Audy and Joaquin Prisock Chambliss; and two brothers, Gilbert “Gibby” Chambliss and James Coley Chambliss.

Serving as pallbearers were Guy Woodward, Ronnie Dean Eubanks, Zac Darby, Burr Warner, Mark Covington, Rusty Reed, Lenny Fulton, and Brian Burrage. Honorary pallbearers were Johnny Woodward, Mark Woodward, Douglas Woodward, Scott Woodward, John Woodward, III, Davis Woodward, John Darby, Paul Darby, Jr., Kevin Weeks, Kenny Joe Hanna, David Covington, Bobby Moody, and John DePriest.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be given to the T. K. Martin Center for Disability and Technology, P. O. Box 9736, Mississippi State, MS 39762 or to Grace Christian School, 173 McLeod Road, Louisville, MS 39339. Arrangements are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com. PAID OBITUARY