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Ruth Barnett
Ruth Barnett, 88 of Senatobia, passed away on June 3, 2018 at her residence. She is survived by her daughter, Billie Ruth Therrell of Paragould, Ark., son, Kenneth Barnett of Senatobia; brothers, Floyd Taylor of Como and Roger Taylor of Waterford. Services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, 2018 in the Chapel of Pate-Jones Funeral Home.
Burial followed at Bethesda Cemetery.

Doris Ann Eagle
Doris Ann Eagle, age 86 of Memphis, Tenn., passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2018.
Doris had a career that she loved in jewelry sales at Dreifus and Zales in Memphis.  She also enjoyed cake decorating and decorated wedding cakes ranging from three to eight tiers. She crocheted hundreds of “caps” which she loved to give to young and old at her church — First United Methodist Church of Senatobia. She also crocheted hundreds of caps that were shipped to a Methodist Missionary Orphanage in Russia. She loved all of her family very much. She lived most of her life in Memphis, but resided for the past 10 years in Senatobia.
Doris was born in Memphis, Tenn. on May 27, 1932 to the late James Riley and Nellie Christine Shackelford.  She was preceded in death by her husband Ted Williams of Memphis, and her second husband John Eagle of Memphis.  She had three brothers and one sister.  Her brothers James and Paul Shackelford have preceded her in death.  She is survived by her brother Marvin Shackelford of Memphis  and her sister Mary Lois Moffatt of Myrtle.
Doris was the mother of three sons and had three daughters-in-law, Danny and Carol Williams of Arlington, Tenn., Dennis and Peggy Williams of Senatobia, and the late Curtis Wayne and his widow Terri Eagle of Atwater, Calif.
Doris is survived by four grandchildren, Jennifer Peeples, Shannon Taylor, Amanda Vines and Brian Eagle.
Doris is survived by eight great-grandchildren, Natalie and Ethan Taylor, Rebecca, Emily and Laney Vines, and Blake, Mia and Tyler Eagle.
Doris’ visitation and funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 with visitation at 1:00 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, Gilmore Street, Senatobia. She was buried at Senatobia Memorial Cemetery. Pate-Jones Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

Geraldine Cathey Jones
Geraldine Cathey Jones, 63, of Senatobia died Thursday, May 31, 2018.
Visitation was Friday, June 8, at Rodgers Funeral Home in Coldwater.
Funeral services were held Saturday, June 9, at Thyatira Church of Christ in Senatobia. Visitation was prior to the services with burial following at Robert Chapel Cemetery in Coldwater.
She is survived by her husband, Marcus Jones, a daughter, Cassandra Black of Senatobia and five sons; Gerald Johnson of Horn Lake, Michael Cathey of Horn Lake, Keith Cathey of Senatobia, Gregory Cathey of Senatobia and Marvin Cathey of Senatobia. She is also survived by six sisters; Deborah Jones of Olive Branch, Mammie Harris of Memphis, TN, Edna Richard of Horn Lake, Audray Jones of Memphis, TN, Helen Wilson of Byhalia and Lettie Jordan of Senatobia; one brother, James Johnson of Memphis, TN, 24 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. Rodgers Funeral Home in Coldwater had charge of the arrangements.

Jerry “Goose” Willard
Jerry “Goose” Willard, 64, of Sardis, passed away June 2, 2018 at Panola Medical Center in Batesville.
He is survived by his daughter, Amy Willard of Senatobia; sister, Barbara Willard Red (Ramas) of Sarah; grandchildren, Laiken Willard (Dylan Gunn) and Harper Uiberall; great grandchildren, Axel Gunn and Jaxston Gunn and sister in law, Betty Willard of Southaven. He was preceded in death by his son, Brent Willard, his parents, Raymos and Flossie Willard and his brother, Russ Willard. A memorial service was held June 7, 2018 at 6 p.m. in the Chapel of Pate-Jones Funeral Home.

Shirley Sansom
Shirley Sansom, 79, of Coldwater, passed away on June 4, 2018 at her residence.  She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Coldwater.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Blundell Sansom and her parents, Willard and Katherine Porter. She is survived by her daughter, Kay Sansom Kopf of Coldwater; sons, Steve Sansom (Margie) of Coldwater, Mike Sansom (Marie) of Senatobia, and Mark Sansom (Missy) of Coldwater; sister, Lucy of Hickman, Ky.; grandchildren, Michelle, Katelin, James, Lauren, Jeri Jordan “J.J”, Gunnar, Noah and Tim and great grandchild, Graham.  Services were held on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Pate-Jones Funeral Home. Burial followed at Bethel Cemetery.

Monica Sharee Burton
Monica Sharee Burton, 34, of Como died Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Baptist DeSoto Hospital in Southaven.
Services were held Saturday, June 9, at 2 p.m. at Ebenezer M B Church in Como. Visitation was Friday, June 8, at Felix Cauthen Funeral Home in Senatobia. Burial followed services at Ebenezer M B Church in Como.
She is survived by her husband, Antonio Boyce of Como, and three brothers; Jerry Milan of Como, Albert Milan and Bobby Milan both of Boston, Massachusetts.
Felix Cauthen Funeral Home of Senatobia was in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Viola Ladell Angle Vaughn
Mrs. Viola Ladell Angle Vaughn, 87, of Senatobia, MS, passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital - DeSoto in Southaven.Mrs. Vaughn was born on November 27, 1930 in Darling, MS to The Late Quill and Lela Angle.
She was a member of Crenshaw Church of God and a member of the Eastern Star in Arkabutla. Mrs. Vaughn always had a smile on her face and loved her family and friends. As a talented seamstress, she worked for The William Carter Company in Senatobia in her early years and always enjoyed working the polls on election day as a service to her community.
She enjoyed gardening and canning and was a wonderful cook who made a variety of pickles, soups and fresh pies. Mrs. Vaughn loved her family deeply, second only to her love of Jesus Christ. She always had a smile on her face and will be deeply missed. She leaves behind her loving family which includes three sons, Homer Vaughn (Peggy) of Senatobia, Dean Vaughn (Brenda) of Longtown, and Tommy Vaughn (Dianna) of Senatobia; six step-children; six grandchildren, Nicole Vaughn of Searcy, Ark., Jonathan Vaughn (Holly) of Southaven, Christy Vaughn of Germantown, Tenn., Kaylea Vaughn of Memphis, Tenn., Nicholas Vaughn of Senatobia; and Pvt. Landon Vaughn of Senatobia; three great-grandchildren, Ava Vaughn, Harlow Vaughn, and Hendrix Louis Love. She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Toy Brown “Hoss” Vaughn, her second husband of 15 years, William Henry Gregory; her daugh ter, Joann Vaughn; and her parents. Serving as active pallbearers were Chris Wells, Chris Murphree, Johnny Vaughn, William Gibson, Larry McMullen and Robert Ivy and serving as honorary pallbearer was Robert Thomas “Bob” White. Funeral services were held on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at 2 p.m. in the Senatobia Chapel of Ray-Nowell Funeral Home with Bro. Hal Johnson officiating. Interment followed in Longtown Cemetery near Crenshaw.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Ray-Nowell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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