Imogene Bostic, 89, of Senatobia, passed away February 3, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital DeSoto.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Laverne Bostic; daughter-in-law, Paula Maxey Bostic; and parents, R.J. “Bob” and Hazel Lowrie. She is survived by her daughter, Sheila Brandt (Chuck) of Springfield, Mo.; sons, Michael Bostic of Senatobia, and Randall Bostic (Deanna) of Franklin, Tenn.; brother, Bobby Lowrie (Myrna) of Independence; grandchildren, Michael Paul Bostic, Randy Bostic, Josh Bostic, David Brandt and Chris Brandt and eight great grandchildren.
Memorials may be sent to First Baptist Church Senatobia where she was a member.
Services were held Sunday, February 5, at 2:00 p.m. at Pate-Jones Funeral Home in Senatobia. Burial followed in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Independence.
William Carl Carpenter
William Carl Carpenter, Sr., 92, passed away Saturday, February 4, 2017, at the Mississippi State Veterans Nursing Home in Oxford.
Mr. Carpenter was a retired gravel plant manager and cattle farmer and member of Crenshaw Baptist Church.
He was a veteran of the Air Force serving in World War II.
He was predeceased by his wife, Ann Carpenter, his grandson, Adam Carpenter and his parents, Sebe and Annie Belle Carpenter.
He leaves two daughters, Mary Ann Walker (Elwin) and Deborah Moore (Clay) both of Senatobia; one son, William C. Carpenter, Jr. (Carolyn) of Walker, La; four sisters, Lavelle May of Cleveland, Tenn., Mildred Hewes of Milton, Fla., Juanita Arrowsmith of Hattiesburg, and Mary Elizabeth Dobbins of Jacksonville, Fla.; six grandchildren, Curt Walker, Alan Walker, Kathy Vandiver, Isaac Moore, David Carpenter and Paul Carpenter; and 17 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be sent to the Baptist Children’s Village or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Services were held Monday, February 6, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Pate-Jones Funeral Home in Senatobia. Burial followed in Bethesda Cemetery.
Will Cathey, 84, of Senatobia, passed away on February 3, 2017. Funeral services were held at Thyatira Family Life Center on Saturday, February 11 at 2:00 p.m. Burial followed in Wyatte Community Cemetery.
Survivors include five daughters, Magnolia Littlefield of Memphis, Tenn., Cathelean Hoey of Holly Springs, Priscilla Copeland of Memphis, Tenn., Karen Garrett of Memphis, Tenn., Annie Perkins of Byhalia; three sons, Sylvester Cathey of Senatobia, Walter Cathey of Senatobia, and Lester Cathey of Senatobia; four sisters, Gurtha Warren of Memphis, Tenn., Lillie B. Hayes of Senatobia, Rose Ann Martin of Memphis, Tenn., and Lemora McCarter of Chicago, Ill.; two brothers, Henry Martin of Memphis, Tenn. and William Martin of Holly Springs; 27 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
Rodgers Funeral Home in Coldwater had charge of the arrangements.
Charles Denny, 72, of Coldwater, passed away February 8, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital DeSoto in Southaven.
He is survived by his sisters, Margaret Frazier and Linda Frazier both of Canton; brother, C. E. Frazier, Jr. of Miramar Beach, Fla.; aunts, Eva Childress and Sallie Haworth both of Coldwater, and uncle, John C. Harrell of Coldwater.
He was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church.
Memorials may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Services were held Sunday, February 12, at 2:00 p.m. at Pate-Jones Funeral Home in Senatobia. Burial was in Lakewood Cemetery in Jackson.
Henry C. Echols
Henry C. “Butterbean” Echols, 90, of Como, passed away on February 7, 2017 in New Albany.
He was a member of the Masonic Lodge.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Erma Echols and wife Maurine Hill (Echols); son, William C. “Popeye” Echols, parents, Henry S. and Nellie Echols; brother, William M. Echols; half-sister, Mary Echols and four half-brothers.
He is survived by his brother, Eugene Echols of Texas; step-sister, Fay Echols of Memphis, Tenn.; daughter-in-law, Theresa Echols of Scott City, Mo.; grandchildren, Emily Echols, Melissa Miller and Marty Echols; five great grandchildren; one great-great grandson; one niece and four nephews.
He was a member of Harmontown Baptist Church. Services were held Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Pate-Jones Funeral Home in Senatobia. Burial followed in Free Springs Cemetery.
Johnnie Quincy Lyons
Johnnie Quincy Lyons, 99, of Como, passed away February 5, 2017 at his residence.
He is survived by his daughters, Irene Roach of Holly Springs, Bernice Lyons of Como, Gloria Ann Watson of Memphis, Tenn. and Vinici Renee Wright of Memphis, Tenn.; sons, Willie Gene Lyons of Holly Springs, Kenneth Lyons of Sardis, William Lyons, Jessie James Lyons, Leroy Lyons and David C. Lyons all of Como; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at West Side Church of Christ in Como. Burial followed in Liberty Hill Cemetery.
Pate-Jones Funeral Home had charge of the arrangements.
Lee Pugh, 44, of Batesville, passed away February 5, 2017 at his residence. He is survived by his fiancé, Linda Ann Jablonski of Batesville; son, Trevor Pugh of Clarksdale; stepdaughter, Betty Powell of Batesville; stepson, Raymond Wade of Batesville; mother, Ruth Ann Hendricks of Batesville; sisters, Lisa Simpson of Clarksdale, and Nicole Hendricks of Colorado; brothers, Jerry Hendricks of Forest, and Russell Hendricks of Colorado and one granddaughter.
A memorial service was held Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Pate-Jones Funeral Home in Senatobia