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Bobbie Jean Bardwell Anthony
    Funeral services for Bobbie Jean Bardwell Anthony, 72, of   Corinth, formerly of Memphis and Coffeeville, are at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 17, 2010, at McPeters Chapel with the Rev. Dennis Smith officiating. Burial and graveside services are at 4 p.m. Saturday at Clear Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Coffeeville with the  Rev. John Gray officiating.
    Ms. Anthony died April 14, 2010, at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo.
    She was a member of First Baptist Church in Corinth and the Prime Timers.  She was also a member of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Daughters of American Revolution, Sassy Scarlet Red Hat Society and retired in 1984 from Bell South as a local test board technician. Ms. Anthony was a member of the Pioneers Club of Bell South Telephone Company.  She was a l955 graduate of Southside High School in Memphis.
    Survivors include three daughters, Cynthia B. (Bill) Elliott of Reform, Ala.,  Annie Laurie B. McCammon of Senatobia, and Allana B. (Steve) McElwain of Corinth; six grandchildren,  Bill and Stephen Elliott of Grenada, Alex and Peyton McCammon of Horn Lake, and Austin and Shelby McElwain of Corinth.
    Memorials may be made to Baptist Children’s Village, 150 Farrow Manor Dr., Coldwater, MS  38618.
    McPeters Funeral Directors of Corinth is in charge of arrangements.

Linda Louise Anthony Bennett

    Linda Louise Anthony Bennett, 82, of Grenada, died Sunday, April 11, 2010, at Grenada Living Center.  Visitation was from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 13, at National Funeral Home. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 14, at  National Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Frank Samples officiating. Burial followed New Hope Cemetery located near Winona.
    Linda was born on July 5, 1927, in Grenada County to Joseph and Sarah Anthony. She was a member of Hebron Baptist Church and she was a homemaker.
    Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Sarah Anthony; her husband, George Bennett; and by five brothers, Earl Ray Anthony, Lester Anthony, George Anthony, Sidney W. “Pop” Anthony and Edward L. “Bilbo” Anthony.
    Survivors include numerous nieces and nephews.
    National Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Hazel Burke Blount
    Funeral services for Hazel Burke Blount, 91, of Grenada were at 1 p.m. Monday at Newsom Funeral Home. Burial followed in Magnolia Garden.
    Mrs. Blount died April 10, 2010.
    She was a homemaker.
    Surviving Mrs. Blount are three sons, Howard Epps, James Blount, and Ellis Blount; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; and five step-great-great-grandchildren.
    Newsom Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Betty Ford
    Funeral services for Betty Ford, 66, of Grenada, are at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at First New Hope M.B. Church. Burial will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery.
    Visitation is Friday from 1 to 6 p.m. at Clark-Williams Funeral Home.
    Mrs. Ford died April 7, 2010, at Grenada Lake Medical Center.
    She was born on April 6, 1944, and was the daughter of Jim Ford and Bettie Jackson Ford.
    Mrs. Ford was a homemaker, a Baptist, and loved spending time with her family.
    In addition to her parents, preceding Mrs. Ford in death are four sisters, Betty Ivory, Everine Sykes, Bessie Edwards, and Lottie Jones; and three brothers, Tom Ford, Eugene Ford, and Jim Ford.
    Surviving Mrs. Ford are a daughter, Berlinda Ford of Grenada; a son, Roderick Ford of Grenada; and two brothers, Willie Baker of Water Valley and Robert L. Jackson of Minneapolis.
    Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Guy Lester Gordon
    Funeral services for Guy Lester Gordon, 71, of Grenada, are at 2 p.m. Saturday at Sweethome M.B. Church in Duck Hill.
    Visitation is Friday from 1 to 6 p.m. at Clark-Williams Funeral Home.
    Mr. Gordon died April 10, 2010, at Greenwood-Leflore Hospital of pneumonia/congested heart failure.
    He was born on June 19, 1938.
    Mr. Gordon was an employee of Memphis Hardwood Flooring Company and a member of Sweethome M.B. Church in Duck Hill.
    Surviving Mr. Gordon are three daughters, Elizabeth Gordon, Dianne Gordon, and Viola Gordon, all of Toledo, Ohio; a sister, Emma Woods of Duck Hill; and a brother, James Gordon of Grand Rapids, Mich.
    Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Doris Berry Harbin
    Funeral services for Doris Berry Harbin, 70, of Grenada, are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Sweethome A.M.E. Church. Burial will follow in Sweethome Cemetery.
    Visitation is Friday from 1 to 6 p.m. at Clark-Williams Funeral Home.
    Mrs. Harbin died April 12, 2010, at Grenada Lake Medical Center.
    She was born on Aug. 30, 1939, and was the daughter of the late Theodore and Catherine Berry.
    Mrs. Harbin was a homemaker and a member of Sweethome A.M.E. Church.
    Surviving Mrs. Harbin are two step-daughters, Luciedia Harbin of Walls and Angie Crawford of Jacksonville, Fla.; a step-son, Tyrone H. Harbin of Duck Hill; four sisters, Lou T. Love, Betty Jean Watt, and Mattie Mae Berry, all of Grenada, and Eva Mae Andrews of Baltimore, Md.; three brothers, Theodore Berry Jr. of Grenada, William Henry Berry of Ravenna, Ohio, and Lee Robert Berry of Ottawa, Kan.
    Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Joyce Ann Janiszewski
    Funeral services for Joyce Ann Janiszewski, 74, of Grenada are at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 17, 2010, at Lee Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in Coila Cemetery in Coila.  Father Martin Ruane will officiate the services.
    Visitation was Friday, April 16, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Lee Funeral Home. 
    Mrs. Janiszewski died at University Medical Center in Jackson on Wednesday, April 14, 2010.
    Mrs. Janiszewski was the daughter of the late James Henry and Mattie Elizabeth Sudduth.  She was a disabled homemaker.     
    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her best friend, Stella Welgan.
    Survivors include her husband, Leonard Janiszewski of Grenada; sons, James Janiszewski of Brooklyn, N. Y., and Leonard Janiszewski of Grenada; sister, Mary Terry of Coila; grandchildren, Hannah Jane Janiszewski and Jacob Mayhan (Nancy); nieces, Janice Terry McClain and Rita Terry Haley; and nephew, Paul Stewart Terry.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the Coila Cemetery Fund, 2476 CR 60, Coila, MS  38923.
    An online guestbook is available at www.ofhwinona.com.
    Lee Funeral Home in Winona is in charge of the arrangements.

Lizzie Johnson
    Funeral services for Lizzie Johnson, 81, of Grenada, are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Powell Chapel A.M.E. Church. Burial will follow in Haven Rest Cemetery.
    Visitation is Friday from 1 to 6 p.m. at Eddie Robinson Funeral Home.
    Mrs. Johnson died April 12, 2010, at Grenada Living Center of natural causes.
    She was born on June 21, 1918.
    Eddie Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Howell Dickson ‘Dick’ Levy
    Memorial services for Howell Dickson “Dick” Levy, 57 of Shreveport, La., formerly of Duck Hill were at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Grace Community Methodist Church.
    Dick died April 9, 2010, after fighting a courageous 19 month battle with a glioblastoma brain tumor.
    He was born on Oct. 7, 1970, to M. Howell and Utha Levy.
    Dick attended the University of Mississippi in Oxford, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology and became a devoted Ole Miss Rebel fan. After graduation, he returned to Shreveport and spent 21 successful years in pharmaceutical sales with Glaxo-SmithKline. In 2002 his caring and compassionate nature, led him to return to college to earn his degree as a registered nurse. While pursuing his nursing degree he continued to market pharmaceutical products as a sales representative with SJ Pharmaceutical. In May of 2005, he graduated with honors from Northwestern State University as a registered nurse and began caring for others at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport.
    In addition to his professional relationships, Dick was privileged to have a multitude of friends. Anyone who knew Dick, knew that he was blessed with the gift of conversation and never met a stranger. While Dick’s career and friendships were significant aspects of his life, nothing; apart from his relationship with Christ, was more important to him than his family. Linda, David, Sarah and Phillip truly were his inspiration. Some of his most favorite times were spent tailgating in “The Grove” and attending football games at Ole Miss; family vacations; attending various sporting events in support of his children, and participating in Holy Angel fundraisers.
    He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Linda Levy; son, David Levy; daughter, Sarah Levy and her fiancée Ryan Breedlove; and son, Phillip Levy all of Shreveport. Dick loved Linda’s family dearly, and they loved him. Cherishing his memory are his father and mother-in-law, James and Sarah Powell of Duck Hill; brother-in-law, Jimmy Powell and wife Glenda of Duck Hill; sister-in-law, Sharon Boler and husband Mike of Greenwood; sister-in-law, Beth Storey and husband Barry of Augusta, Ga.; nieces and nephews, Michael, Mary Beth and Baker Boler; Shannon Bloom, Elise Johnson, and Blake Powell; Shelby and Lang Storey.
    In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Holy Angels Residential Facility, 10450 Ellerbe Road, Shreveport, LA 71106 or M.D. Anderson Brain and Spine Center, P.O. Box 4486, Houston, TX 77210.
    Osborn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Joshua ONeal Lloyd
    Funeral services for Joshua ONeal Lloyd, 14, of Pope, are at 1 p.m. Saturday at Olive Ray M.B. Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
    Visitation is Friday from 1 to 6 p.m. at Eddie Robinson Funeral Home in Batesville.
    Joshua died April 11, 2010, at Tri-Lake Medical Center.
    He was born on May 18, 1995, and was the son of Brenda Lloyd and Odis Johnson of Pope.
    Joshua was at student at Pope Junior High School.
    Eddie Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Bonnie Carolyn Winters
    Funeral services for Bonnie Carolyn Winters, 60, of Holcomb, are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Burning Bush M.B. Church. Burial will follow in Haven Rest Cemetery.
    Visitation is Friday from 1 to 6 p.m. at Clark-Williams Funeral Home.
    Mrs. Winters died April 12, 2010, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.
    She was born on March 29, 1950, and was the daughter of  Sumie Lott of Grenada.
    Mrs. Winters was a homemaker and a member of St. Peter M.B. Church.
    Preceding Mrs. Winters in death are her husband, Willie “Billy” Winters.
    In addition to her father, surviving Mrs. Winters are four daughters, Patricia Muhammad of Grenada, Latoya Primer, Patrina Kimble, and Valerie Winters, all of Holcomb; son, Gregory Winters of Anchorage, Alaska; four sisters, Janell Smith, Josephine Black, Evelyn Smith, and Marie Longstreet, all of Grenada; six brothers, Larry Worthy, Willie James Worthy, and Cordell Worthy, all of Decatur, Ill., Bonell Worthy of St. Paul, Minn., William Henry Lott of Grenada, and Bobby King of Fort Wayne, Ind.
    Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Helen Modina Wright
    Funeral services for Helen Modina Wright, 76, of Grenada, formerly of Whiting, Ind., were at noon Thursday at Elam Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
    Mrs. Wright died April 11, 2010, at her home of heart failure.
    She was born on April 17, 1933.
    Mrs. Wright was a member of Grace United Methodist Church and enjoyed making quilts.
    Surviving Mrs. Wright are her daughter, Joyce Kablubowski of Grandbury Texas; three sons, Jim Wright of Merrillville, Ind., Eddie Wright of Grenada, Larry Wright of Portage, Ind.; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
    Eddie Robinson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.



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