Area Obituaries

Rev. James E. Carney

Rev. James E. Carney Dec. 3, 1947 – Feb. 9, 2021 A celebration of life for Rev. James E. Carney was Feb. 19, 2021 at Woodlawn Church in Columbia. Rev. Carney was born at home in Wesson Dec. 3, 1947. He died Feb. 9, 2021. He was born to Grace Alexander and Rev. A. E.…

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Jerry Laird

Jerry Laird March 23, 1937 – Feb. 20, 2021 Graveside services for Jerry Nell Brumfield Laird, 83, of Tylertown, were set for Feb. 23, 2021, at Knoxo Cemetery with Rev. Jim Ennis officiating. Mrs. Laird died at her residence Feb. 20, 2021. She was born March 23, 1937, in Tylertown, to the late Nellie and…

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Corwin Wilson

Corwin Wilson Oct. 10, 1970 – Jan. 14, 2021 Corwin Wilson, 50, of Indianapolis, IN, died Jan. 14, 2021, after a brief illness. He was born Oct. 10, 1970, in Bogalusa to Jeddy Wilson and Ethel Wilson. Graveside services for Wilson were Jan. 30, 2020, interment in the Tylertown City Cemetery, Rev. Isiah Jones officiating.…

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Roosevelt Conerly

Roosevelt Conerly April 21, 1935 – Jan. 31, 2021 Roosevelt Conerly, 86, of New Orleans, native of Jayess, died at his daughter’s residence in Harvey, LA, Jan. 31, 2021, after a lengthy illness. He was born April 21, 1935, in Jayess to the late Levi Conerly and Elevenor Montgomery Conerly. Funeral services and burial was…

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J. C. Brister

J. C. Brister May 10, 1939 – Feb. 5, 2021 J. C. Brister, 81, of Tylertown, died Feb. 5, 2021, at Walthall General Hospital in Tylertown, after a brief illness. A funeral service for Brister was Feb. 13, 2021, at East-McComb Pleasant Grove Baptist Church located in McComb, with Rev. Isiah Jones officiating, interment in…

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Ineda James

Ineda L. James June 18, 1930 – Feb. 5, 2021 Ineda Luter James was born to the union of Eugene Luter and Pearlie Luter on June 18, 1930, in Kokomo. She was reared in a Christian home and was taught biblical principles. Ineda attended the public schools of Darbun Community, including Darbun Line Elementary School,…

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Sharon Magee

Sharon Magee April 13, 1962 – Jan. 30, 2021 Sharon Paulette Magee died Jan. 30, 2021, at her residence. She was born April 13, 1962, in Walthall County to the late Woodrow W. Magee and Mazie Washington Magee. Chapel services were Feb. 6, 2021, at Craft-Ginn Funeral Chapel, Pastor Andre Tillman officiating, interment in the…

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Weldon Foxworth, Jr.

Weldon Foxworth, Jr. March 21, 1946 – Jan. 25, 2021 Weldon Foxworth, Jr. 74, of Franklinton, native of Tylertown, died at Riverside Medical Center in Franklinton Jan. 25, 2021 after a lengthy illness. He was born March 21, 1946, in Tylertown, to the late Weldon and Gertrude Foxworth, Sr. Graveside memorial services and burial were…

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James Ray Nettles

James Ray Nettles July 4, 1945 – Feb. 5, 2021 James Ray Nettles, 75, died Feb. 5, 2021, at home after a brief illness. He was born July 4, 1945. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Virginia Paulette Nettles. He is also survived by one son, Joseph (Laura) of Hamilton; three daughters:…

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Kenneth Guy

Kenneth Guy Feb. 28, 1962 – Jan. 24, 2021 Kenneth Guy, 58, of Tylertown, died Jan. 24, 2021, at Walthall General Hospital. Guy was born Feb. 28, 1962, in Walthall County to the late Alton Robertson and Jennette Lee. A funeral service was at Craft-Ginn Funeral Chapel Jan. 31, 2021, interment at Lee’s Chapel Church…

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