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[news] [obits] Obituaries Ms. Tyresia
Ferguson
February 28, 2012
Funeral services for Ms. Tyresia Ferguson, 53, were held at Greater Harvest COGIC in Boxdale, Memphis, TN at 12 p.m. on March 3, 2012.
Ms. Ferguson died on Wedneday, February 28, 2012.
Dotson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Mary M. Baker
February 24, 2012
Funeral services for Ms. Mary M. Baker, 68, were held at Millspring M.B. Church in Weir at 11 a.m. on March 3, 2012. Burial at Fancher Hill Cemetery in McCool.
Ms. Baker died on Friday, February 24, 2012.
Dotson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Henry E. Haste
February 28, 2012
Funeral services for Mr. Henry E. Haste, 81, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman at 11 a.m. on March 5, 2012. Rev. Roger Griffith officiated.
Mr. Haste served in the US Army and was a carpenter. Mr. Haste died on Wednesday, February 28, 2012 in Ackerman.
Survivors include wife, Ernestine Stevenson Haste of McCool; son, James Riley of Camden, NC; daughters, Linda Saunders of Camden, NC, Kim Stephenson of Ackerman; brother, Charles Haste of Florida; sister, Nelda Hastings of Camden, NC; 4 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren.
Family suggests memorials to the American Heart Society.
Coleman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Brian Barry Nunnery
Mr. Brian Barry Nunnery, 58, died Sunday, February 26, 2012, at his home in Louisville.  Funeral services were held on Friday, March 2nd, at 11:00 A.M.,  at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Charles Davis officiating.  Interment was in Evergreen Cemetery.    
Mr. Nunnery was born July 28, 1953, in Centerville, MS.  He was a graduate of Liberty High School, and received his B. S. degree from Mississippi State University.  He was a retired Mississippi state park manager, having served Tishomingo State Park, Golden Memorial State Park, and 22 years at Legion State Park in Louisville.  He was a member of the Louisville Lions Club and Evergreen Baptist Church.
He is survived by his daughter, Natalie Nunnery of Louisville; a son, Nathan Nunnery of Louisville; two sisters, Beverly Nunnery and Stacy Nunnery, both of Florence, MS; and a brother, David Nunnery of Jackson.
Pallbearers were Mike Towne, Chris Childs, Richard Ford, and Don Starnes.
Memorials may be made to the UAB Transplant Center, 701 South 19th Street, Birmingham, AL   35294-0007.  
Ms. Mary M. Baker
February 24, 2012
Funeral services for Ms. Mary M. Baker, 68, were held at Millspring M.B. Church in Weir at 11 a.m. on March 3, 2012. Burial at Fancher Hill Cemetery in McCool.
Ms. Baker died on Friday, February 24, 2012.
Dotson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Oscar O.
 Eichelberger
February 25, 2012
Funeral services for Mr. Oscar O. Eichelberger, 64, were held at Unity M.B. Church in Louisville at 1 p.m. on March 3, 2012. Rev. Dennis Jackson officiated. Burial in Memorial Garden Cemetery in Louisville.
A native of Louisville, Mr. Eichelberger was a laborer. Mr. Eichelberger died on Saturday, February 25, 2012 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
Survivors include wife, Gwendolyn D. Eichelberger; daughters, Larna DeShawn Powell of Oceanside, CA; step-daughter, Imia Williams f Buffalo, NY; sisters, Kattie Macon, Joy Hannah, Pamela Marshall, all of Tupelo; brothers, Roy R. Eichelberger, Lavorn Eichelberger of Ecorse, MI, Troy Eichelberger of Roanoke, VA; 1 grandchild; 3 step-grandchildren.
Beck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Amanda Ruth Flores
February 24, 2012
Funeral services for Ms. Amanda Ruth Flores, 29, were held at John E. Stephens Chapel in Philadelphia at 1 p.m. on March 2, 2012. Rev. Lawrence Pool officiated. Burial in Union Ridge Cemetery in Noxapater.
Ms. Flores died on Friday, February 24, 2012 at her residence in Davison, MI.
Survivors include mother, Terry Flores; sister, Elizabeth Flores; grandparents, James and Ruth Edwards of Noxapater.
Memorials may be made to the Special Olympics.
John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Marcus Duane
 Henton
February 26, 2012
Funeral services for Mr. Marcus Duane Henton, 34, were held at Still Valley M.B. Church at 2 p.m. on March 3, 2012. Rev. William Haynes officiated. Burial in Memorial Garden in Louisville.
A native of Louisville, Mr. Henton was a member of Still Valley M. B. Church. Mr. Henton died on Sunday, February 26, 2012 at Winston County Hospital in Lousiville.
Survivors include parents, Gloria Henton Moore and Larry Moore, both of Louisville; fiancé, Dalaphine Mays; daughter, Markesha Henton of Louisville; sisters, Shlysses Johnson of Louisville, Bernice Hannah of Great Lakes, MI; brothers Kenyatta Henton of Lancaster, CA, Terrance Henton of Biloxi, Romeo Henton of Louisville, Antonio Henton of Jacksonville, FL.
Williams, Herring, & Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Margaret Ann Worthy Swann
February 20, 2012
Funeral services for Mrs. Margaret Ann Worthy Swann, 44, were held at Mt. Calvary M.B. Church at 1 p.m. on February 27, 2012. Rev. Ruben Gamblin officiated.  A native of Louisville, Mrs. Swann died on Monday, February 20, 2012 at her residence in Louisville.
Survivors include mother, Allie Worthy; daughters, Melissa Swann, Megan Swann, Allie Swann, all of Louisville; sister, Mary Kathy Worthy of Louisville; brothers, Larry Worthy of Atlanta, GA, Curtis Worthy, Rickey Worthy, both of Louisville. Beck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Angela Dawn Murphy Posey
March 1, 2012
Funeral services for Mrs. Angela Dawn Murphy Posey, 37, were held at John E. Stephens Chapel in Philadelphia at 11 a.m. on March 3, 2012. Rev. Fred Britton & Rev. Randall Dunaway officiated. Burial in Henry’s Chapel Cemetery in Philadelphia.
Mrs. Posey was a scanning coordinator for Vowell’s Marketplace. Mrs. Posey was a member of Henry’s Chapel Methodist Church. Mrs. Posey died on Thursday, March 1, 2012 at Neshoba County General Hospital. Survivors include husband, John Posey; daughters, Breana Doss and Jessica Posey; sons, Austin Murphy, Trevar Doss, Nathan Moody; step-son, John Mark Posey; step-mother, Annette Murphy, all of Philadelphia; step-sister, LeeAnn Kitchens of Meridian; brothers, Charles Wayne Murphy of Kingland, GA, Stephen Kernop of Riverside, CA; 2 grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Mike Chandler, Steve Hendon, Jack Madison, Nathan Tolbert, Jamie Warren and Frank Dungan.
John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements.
 Mr. CJ Mays
February 25, 2012
Funeral services for Mr. CJ Mays, 63, were held at Pleasant Ridge M.B. Church in Noxapater at 2 p.m. on March 2, 2012. Rev. Joe B. Glass officiated. Burial in Mt. Vernon Cemetery.
Mr. Mays was a native of Noxapater. Mr. Mays was a laborer and was a member of Pleasant Ridge M.B. Church. Mr. Mays died on Saturday, February 25, 2012 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson. Survivors include wife, Rosie Mae Mays; daughters, Carol Mays of Noxapater, Roshell Brantley of Carthage, LaShonda mays of Syracuse, NY; sons, CJ Mays, Jr. of Philadelphia, Shaun and Michael Kelly, both of Syracuse, NY; sisters, Jannie Mays of Chicago, IL, Dixie Wells, Willie Mae Hall, Joyce Thompson, all of Noxapater; brothers, J.C. Mays of Rochester, NY, Walter Mays, Terry Mays, both of Cleveland, OH, Larry Mays, Randy Mays, both of Noxapater, Charles Mays of Louisville; 14 grandchildren. Beck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.