Death Notices

Obituaries for Wednesday, July 26, 2000

Isaac Charles Edwards

Isaac Charles Edwards, 59, formerly of St. Louis, native of Grenada, died Friday, at Grenada Lake Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Second New Hope with the Rev. K.C. Body officiating. The burial will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Mr. Edwards is survived by his wife, Leonnia Edwards of Grenada; a stepson, Larry Demetrius Williams; three daughters, Danielle Denise Williams of St. Louis, Latasha Nicole Edwards and Jasmine Nicole Edwards, both of Grenada; two brothers, Danny Edwards and Robert Edwards, both of St. Louis; and a sister, Bernice Edwards of St. Louis.

Clark Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Z.L. Vanlandingham

CALHOUN CITY – Z.L. “Zeke” Vanlandingham, 80, of Calhoun City, died Tuesday at Hillcrest Hospital.

Mr. Edwards was a retired truck driver and U.S. Army Veteran of World War II. He was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Wednesday at Pryor Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Terrell McGreger and Danny Spratlin officiating. Burial was in Pinecrest Memorial Gardens in Calhoun City.

Mr. Vanlandingman was preceded in death by his parents, Filmore Vanlandingham and Maude Murphree Vanlandingam.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth Wilson Vanlandingham of Calhoun City; three daughters, Janet Doler, Judy Carpenter and Martha Cannon, all of Calhoun City; two sons, Rickey Vanlandinghan and Thomas Wayne Vanlandingham, both of Calhoun City; a brother, Fred Vanlandingham of Jackson; 11 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Mickey Cannon, Brad Cannon, Mike Seiler, Eddie Bollinger, Mark Harrelson, T.J. Helms and Danny Hodge.

Pryor Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Charles E. Melton

KOSIUSKO – Charles E. Melton, 89, of Vaiden, died Monday at Montfort Jones Memorial Hospital in Kosciusko.

Mr. Melton was a retired employee of the Mississippi Forestry Commission. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II and member of Midway United Methodist Church.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Wednesday at Oliver Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Latham officiating. Burial is in Old Salem Cemetery near Vaiden.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lorene Noah Melton and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Everette Melton.

Mr. Melton is survived by a daughter, Mary Melton Leach of Vaiden and two grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Ben Cauthen, Terry Cauthen, Dale Lee, Ralph Self, Charles Ellis and Greg Kelly.

Oliver Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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