Obituaries


Elmer Hunt

IUKA — Elmer Hunt, age 80, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, Jan. 13.  He was born in Charleston to the late Rube Hunt and Bessie Hunt Whitley.  He was married to the love of his life, Ruth Hunt for 57 years. 



Charlie Biggins Jr.

MEMPHIS — Funeral services for Charlie Biggins Jr., “Charlie Boy,” will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Whitehaven Funeral Chapel, located at 5494 Elvis Presley Blvd., in Memphis.


Martha Campbell

TUTWILER — Martha Jane Cole Campbell of Batesville, formerly of Tutwiler, age 72, retired office manager at the Co-Op in Sumner, died Tuesday, Jan. 7,  at Panola Medical Center.



Helen Shaw

CHARLESTON — Helen Shaw, age 79, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 7,  at The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Grenada.





Mildred Howe

OAKLAND — Mrs. Mildred Noe Howe, long time resident of Oakland, was born on Oct. 17, 1928.  She entered Heaven’s gates on Friday,  Jan. 3, at the age of 91, surrounded by her family.




Cheryl Carpenter

CHARLESTON — Cheryl Whitten Carpenter, age 56, former secretary/bookkeeper for Charleston First Baptist Church, passed Monday, Dec. 30, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford.


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