Funeral services for Catherine Chapman, 91, of Water Valley, were at 1 p.m. Friday, June 15, at Seven Oaks Funeral Home. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Chapman died June 11, 2012.
She was born in Mineral Wells, Miss., to the late George and Fannie Cartman Darling.
Mrs. Chapman loved to fish, and took great pride in growing flowers and vegetables, which enhanced her reputation as an excellent cook. She was a member of Sylva Rena Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, preceding Mrs. Chapman in death are her husband, Robert Chapman; son, James Currie; four sisters, Bertie, Beatrice, Ethel, and Doris; brother, Joseph Darling; and grandson, Michael.
Surviving Mrs. Chapman are two daughters, Katherine Lee Brown of Montgomery, Ala., and Barbara Hendrix of Memphis; son, Mike Griffin of Beavercreek, Ohio; sister, Jean Shinn of Victoria Miss.; two grandchildren, a host of great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Seven Oaks Funeral Home was in charge.
Jewel R. Floyd
Jewel R. Floyd, 88, of Water Valley, died Monday, June 18, 2012, at the Yalobusha General Hospital in Water Valley.
Visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 23, at National Funeral Home. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. on Saturday at National Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Michael Schmitz officiating. Burial will follow in Red Hill Cemetery near Duck Hill.
Pallbearers will be Lance Floyd, Neil Floyd, Ben Floyd, Chris Floyd, Paul Schmitz and Robert Schmitz.
Jewel was born on Jan. 9, 1923, in Carroll County to John Eddie Ricks and Mary Della McDonald Ricks. She was a member of the Church of Christ. Jewel was employed as a licensed practical nurse until her retirement.
Mrs. Floyd was preceded in death by her parents, John Eddie and Della Ricks, and her husband, Robert L. Floyd.
Survivors include two sons, Larry Floyd of Grenada and David Floyd of Water Valley; six grandchildren, Joshua Floyd, Jonathon Floyd, Lance Floyd and his wife, Dee, Neil Floyd, Ben Floyd and Chris Floyd; and five great-grandchildren, Jessica Floyd, Rebecca Floyd, Monica Floyd, Jackson Floyd, and Bailey Claire Floyd.
National Funeral Home is in charge.
Gertrude Holt Peacock
Funeral services for Gertrude Holt Peacock, 97, of Water Valley, were at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 17, in Henry Chapel at Seven Oaks Funeral Home. Burial followed in Ford’s Well Cemetery in Yalobusha County.
Mrs. Peacock died June 15, 2012, at Yalobusha General Nursing Home in Water Valley.
She was born on Sept. 14, 1914, in Yalobusha County to the late Leroy and Emma Jane Crow Holt.
Mrs. Peacock was a long time resident of Coffeeville and worked for years as a dispatcher for the Yalobusha County Sheriff’s Office. She was an active member of the Coffeeville Church of Christ for many years. She enjoyed cooking, gardening and reading her Bible.
In addition to her parents, preceding Mrs. Peacock in death are her husband, Charlie Prince “Jack” Peacock; two sons, Deral Lynn Peacock and Charles Allen Peacock; and two grandchildren.
Surviving Mrs. Peacock are her daughter, Sue Peacock Cook of New Albany; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Online condolences may be made at www.sevenoaksfuneralhome.com.
Seven Oaks Funeral Home was in charge.
Dalton Michael Reed
Graveside service for Master Dalton Michael Reed, of Grenada, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 17, in Bethel Cemetery in Carroll County.
He died Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.
Dalton was preceded in death by his great-grandfather, Larry Hardy.
Survivors include his mother, Alaina Elizabeth Reed of Grenada; his grandparents, David and Evelyn Reed of Grenada; his great-grandparents, Henry and Barbara Reed, Sandra Hardy and Patsy Hardy, all of Charleston; and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.
National Funeral Home was in charge.
Hilda Sullivan Taylor
Funeral services for Hilda Sullivan Taylor, 79, of Winona were at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 17, at First Baptist Church in Winona. Burial followed in Oakwood Cemetery in Winona.
Mrs. Taylor died June 15, 2012, at home of cancer.
She was the daughter of the late Tom and Dora Bramlett Sullivan.
Mrs. Taylor was a retired supervisor for Pennaco Hosiery Company. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Winona, where she was active in Women on Mission and the LLL Club. She was also a member of the Winona American Legion Auxiliary and the Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.
In addition to her parents, preceding Mrs. Taylor in death is her husband, Cecil Norman “Bo” Taylor Jr.
Surviving Mrs. Taylor are two daughters, Beverly Taylor of Winona and Norma Biggers of Winona; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
An online guestbook is available at www.ofhwinona.com.
Oliver Funeral Home was in charge.