Shed Hill Hunger Jr.
Funeral services for Shed Hill Hunger Jr., 87, of Winona, are at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 4, at Moore Memorial United Methodist Church in Winona, with the Rev. Rusty Keen officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Winona with military honors at graveside.
Visitation was Tuesday, June 3, from 5 until 7 p.m., at Moore Memorial United Methodist Church Family Life Center.
Mr. Hunger died Sunday, June 1, at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital in Winona of heart failure.
He was born in Winona on Oct. 11, 1926. He was the son of the late Shed Hill and Lucy Watson Hunger.
Mr. Hunger was the retired owner of Winona Dry Cleaning and a member of Moore Memorial United Methodist Church. Mr. Hunger was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving on the USS Haven. He was an Eagle Scout and served as Scout Master of Troop 39. He earned a B.A. degree from the University of Mississippi, where he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He was a former Rotarian and a Shriner.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Nathaniel Charles Hunger; and a daughter-in-law, Lori Richardson Hunger.
Survivors include his daughter, Alleda Hunger Joseph of Winona; two sons, Shed H. Hunger III (Tammy) of Winona and James Frank Hunger of Winona; one brother, Frank Watson Hunger of Nashville; seven grandchildren, Shed H. Hunger IV of Birmingham, Ala., Lucy Glasner (Jared), Libby Joseph, Lace Temple (Michael), Juston Herbert and Phillip Dotson, all of Winona, Lauren Herbert of Vaiden; a special cousin, Lanelle Baxter (Jim) of Augusta, Ga.; and special caregivers, Connie Gulley and Carolyn Richardson.
Pallbearers are Shed Hunger IV, Jared Glasner, Michael Temple, Juston Herbert, Bobby Joe Johnson and Joe Moore.
Memorials may be made to Moore Memorial United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 467, Winona, MS 38967.
An online guestbook is available at www.ofhwinona.com.
Lee Funeral Home in Winona is in charge.
Braxten Joshua McCraney
Braxten Joshua McCraney, 17 months-old infant son, of Branden and Kirstin McCraney of Southaven, died Monday, June 2, 2014, at LeBonheur Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 6, at Peebles West Funeral Chapel, 10670 U.S. Highway 64, Oakland, Tenn.
Visitation is 30 minutes prior to the service. Burial will follow in Fayette County Memorial Park at Oakland, Tenn.
In addition to his parents, Braxten is survived by his maternal grandparents, Deborah Miller of Memphis, Tenn., Johnny and Virginia Miller of Rossville, Tenn., and his paternal grandparents, Dena and John Upchurch of Clarksdale and Winford McCraney of Grenada.
Memorials may be made to the Memphis Chapter of Compassionate Friends, P.O. Box 38653, Germantown, TN 38183-0653.
Peebles Funeral Home is in charge