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Laverne Anderson
   Laverne Anderson, 86, of Grenada, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Providence Assisted Living Center. She was born on Jan. 10, 1927, in Grenada to H. C. and Susie McIntosh Wilson. She was a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church in Grenada, and was a retired school teacher.
   Visitation was Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, from 1-3 p.m., at Garner Harper Funeral Home. Funeral services followed in the chapel of Garner Harper Funeral Home at 3 p.m. with the Rev. J. C. Hubbard and the Rev. Tom Potter officiating. Interment followed in the Woodlawn Cemetery.
   Survivors include a son, B. J. Anderson III and his wife, Nancy, of Grenada; and a daughter, Becky Pleasant and her husband, Hap, of Ocean Springs, Miss.; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
   She was preceded in death by her husband, Brannan James Anderson Jr.; and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Wilson.
   Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church of Grenada or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
   Garner Harper Funeral Home was in charge.

Mary Greenhaw
   Funeral services for Mary Greenhaw, 63, of Grenada, were at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Stonefield Church of God in Cascilla.  Burial followed in Smith Cemetery in Rosebloom.
   Visitation was Sunday from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Stonefield Church of God.
   Mary died Saturday, Feb. 9, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East in Memphis.
   She was born on Aug. 14, 1949, in Cleveland, Miss., and was the daughter of John and Vera Marie Tribble Ballard.
   Mary was employed by the North Mississippi Regional Center as a direct care worker. She was a member of the Stonefield Church of God.
   Mrs. Greenhaw is survived by her husband, John Greenhaw of Grenada; her daughter, Peggy Greenhaw of Holcomb; and her brother, Will Ballard and his wife, Teresa, of Grenada.
   National Funeral Home was in charge.

Price B. Harrison
   Funeral services for Price B. Harrison, 90, of Batesville, native of Grenada County, were at noon Saturday, Feb. 9, at First United Methodist Church in Batesville. Burial followed in Magnolia Cemetery.
   Mr. Harrison died Feb. 7, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital- North Mississippi.
   He was born on June 13, 1922, in Grenada County, to Louie Vardaman and Montea Abel Harrison.
   After graduating from Charleston High School, Mr. Harrison joined the United States Army and went off to defend his country during World War II. He was the coworker and founder of Harrison’s Furniture Company in Batesville. Mr. Harrison loved Ole Miss Rebel Sports, the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team, college and professional football, and old Western movies. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Batesville.
   In addition to his parents and wife, Mr. Harrison was preceded in death by his sister, Katherine Harrison Whitaker.
   Survivors include his daughter, Kay Harrison Nickle of Batesville; two sons, Stanley Bryan Harrison and Scott Price Harrison, both of Batesville; two brothers, George Jackson Harrison of Marks, Miss., and Louie V. Harrison Jr. of Winona; and five grandchildren.
   Memorials may be sent to Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children, 2500 N. State St., Jackson, MS 39216; North Delta School, 330 Green Wave Ln., Batesville, MS 38606; or First United Methodist Church, 119 Panola Ave., Batesville, MS 38606.
   Wells Funeral Home was in charge.

Harold Hubert Jones
   Funeral services for Harold Hubert Jones, 86, of Coffeeville, are at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, at the Family Life Center of the First Baptist Church in Coffeeville. Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery near Coffeeville.
   Visitation is Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Family Life Center of the First Baptist Church.
Harold died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at his home.
   He was born on Nov. 23, 1926, and was the son of Hubert and Annis Boyle Jones of Yalobusha County.
   Harold was employed by Coffeeville High School as a teacher and principal. He was a graduate of Coffeeville High School, Northwest Community College and Delta State University.  Harold was a member of First Baptist Church in Coffeeville.  He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army during WW II, a store owner, cattle farmer, deacon, Sunday school teacher, scout master and drivers education teacher.
   Mr. Jones is survived by his wife, Lena Farris Jones of Coffeeville; three daughters, Carol, Beverly and Lisa; three sons; Chet, Billy and Dwayne; and numerous grand and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Charlotte Newbaker Jones.
   Bro. Thad Moore and  Bro. Truman Scarborough will be officiating the services.
   National Funeral Home is in charge.

Martha Jane King
   A celebration of life service honoring the memory of Martha Jane King, 86, of Grenada, is Sunday, Feb. 17, from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Hampton Inn and Suites, Room 103, on Jameson Dr., in Grenada.
   The family asks that visitors bring any pictures or other memory items to be placed in a memory box. Guests are also asked to sign the register as they arrive. Light refreshments served.
   Mrs. King died Jan. 1, 2013.
   She was born on July 17, 1926.
   Arkansas Funeral Care of Jacksonville, Ark., was in charge of funeral arrangements held earlier this year.

William Barry Kirk
   Funeral services for William Barry Kirk, 56, of Shaw, Miss., formerly of Grenada, were at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at National Funeral Home. Burial followed in Hickory Grove Cemetery in Carroll County.
   Mr. Kirk was a native of Duck Hill.
   Visitation was Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., at National Funeral Home.
Barry died on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, in Grenada.
   He was born on June 5, 1956, in Grenada and was the son of Shed Hill Kirk and Gwendolyn Ferguson Kirk of Grenada.
   Barry was employed by Bayou Pipeline Company as a truck driver. He was a member of the NRA and a Baptist.
   Barry is survived by his three sons, Shea Kirk (Ginny) and Joe Kirk, both of Grenada, and Sam Kirk of Shaw; two step-sons, Daniel Roche of Grenada and Joey Roche of Winnie, Texas.; one brother, Jerry Collins of Magnolia Springs, Ala.; two nieces, Kelleigh Cassity and Ashley Menefee; and three grandchildren, Savannah Lynn Duke, Bryce Kirk and Blakely Kirk.
   Bro. Benny Vance officiated the services.
   National Funeral Home was in charge.

Jeanette Magliolo Larson
   Visitation for Jeanette Maglio Larson, 58, of Horn Lake, was held Saturday, Feb. 9, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Wells Funeral Home in Batesville.
   Mrs. Larson died Feb. 7, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo.
   She was born on Oct. 10, 1954, in Torrance, Calif., to Thomas and Mary Alice Moore Magliolo.
   Mrs. Larson is survived by her husband, Leo A. Larson of Horn Lake; a daughter, Robin Larson of Horn Lake; a son, Christopher Larson of Harrisburg, S.D.; two sisters, Teresa Magliolo Browning of Batesville and Diane Magliolo of Charleston, Miss.; two brothers, Thomas Magliolo Jr. of Live Oak, Fla., Paul Magliolo of Lebanon, Tenn.; and three grandchildren.
   Wells Funeral Home was in charge.

Clara Priscilla Massaro
   Funeral services for Clara Priscilla Massaro, 71, of Scobey, were at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, at Wells Funeral Home in Batesville.
   Mrs. Massaro died Feb. 3, 2013, at her home.
   She was born on July 15, 1941, in Warrick, N.Y., to Frank and Frances Myers.
   Mrs. Massaro was a retired nurse’s aid and was of the Presbyterian faith.
   In addition to her parents, Mrs. Massaro was preceded in death by two sons, William Joseph Massaro Jr. and Louis Orlando Massaro.
   She is survived by her husband of 55 years, William J. Massaro of Scobey; five daughters, Debbie Ann Massaro of Charleston, S.C., Donna Lee Buck of Milford, N.J., Anna Marie Edwards of Athens, Tenn., Clara Louise Bevington of Oviedo, Fla., and Kimberly Marie Massaro of Orlando, Fla.; and 15 grandchildren.
   Wells Funeral Home was in charge.

Arthur Lee Nail
   Arthur Lee Nail, 97, died Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Columbus. Services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 2 p.m. at Elliott Baptist Church with the Rev. Tommy Gillon and the Rev. Nick Cannady officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park in Grenada.
   Mr. Nail was born on Friday, Feb. 19, 1915, in Carroll County to the late Bossie Lee and Addie Lou Herbert Nail. He was a member of Fairview Baptist Church in Columbus, Miss., and a former member of Elliott Baptist Church and Emmanuel Baptist Church in Grenada, where he served as a Sunday school director and deacon.
   He was a U.S. Army WW II veteran.  
   He was employed by Pennaco in Grenada for several years. Then at age 60, he opened his own photography business before moving to Trinity Place Retirement Community in Columbus 18 years ago at age 80.
   He was a wonderful Christian man and mentor, he loved people, family, traveling, reading, (especially the Bible) and music. He spent the last six years of his life at The Windsor Place in Columbus.
   In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 75 years, Mary Hill Nail; and his brothers, Bill Nail, and Doyle Nail.
   He is survived by his only son, Jerry Nail (Linda) of Columbus; one sister, Helen Spall of Senatobia; two grandchildren, Lecrisha Nail and Misty Holder (Lance) of Columbus; three great-grandchildren, Caleb Jenkins, Laina Holder and Landen Holder; and several nieces and nephews.
   Special thanks to all the wonderful staff of The Windsor Place and the nursing staff at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus.
   Memorials may be made to: Gideons International Columbus-Tombigbee Camp, P.O. Box 371, Columbus MS 39703.
   Memorial Funeral Home is in charge.

Mildred Holmes Tollison
   Funeral services for Mildred Holmes Tollison, 88, of Winona, were at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 11, at First Presbyterian Church in Winona. Burial followed in Bethlehem Methodist Church Cemetery in Winona.
   Mrs. Tollison died Feb. 8, 2013, at Crystal Health and Rehab in Greenwood of complications from Parkinson’s disease.
   She was the daughter of Joseph Clyde and Ruth Spivey Holmes and the widow of James P. Tollison.
   Mrs. Tollison was a retired purchasing agent for Screw Conveyor Corp. in Winona and a former employee of Winona Elementary School. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Winona.
   Survivors include a daughter, Judy Tollison Volker of Winona; two sons, Thomas H. Tollison of Greenwood and Richard Tollison of Starkville; one sister, Rosalie Brown of Indianola; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to French Camp Academy, One Fine Place, French Camp, MS 39745.
   An online register is available at
   Oliver Funeral Home was in charge.  

James R. Worley

   Funeral services for James R. “Jamie” Worley, 27, of Winona, were at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Winona. Burial followed in Scotland Cemetery in Winona.
   Mr. Worley died Feb. 7, 2013, at University Medical Center in Jackson of injuries received in a motorcycle accident.
   He was a self-employed carpenter.
   Mr. Worley was preceded in death by his maternal grandfathers, Rene’ Threadgill and Roy H. Nail; and his paternal grandfather, James Troy Worley.
   He is survived by his daughter, Addisyn Kay Worley of Walls; his son, James Cayden Worley of Walls; his mother, Tammy Nail Worley of Walls; his father, James Thomas Worley of Winona; a sister, Carrie Rene’ Worley of Walls; a brother, John Thomas Worley of Byhalia; his maternal grandmother, Evelyn Threadgill of Stewart; and his paternal grandmother, Dorothy Jean Simpson of Scobey.
   An online register is available at
   Oliver Funeral Home was in charge. 

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