Death Notices

Obituaries for January 5, 2001

Carl N. Brewer

WINONA – Carl Newton Brewer, 61, of North Carrollton, died Tuesday at Whispering Pines Hospice in Ridgeland.

Mr. Brewer was a retired engineer for River Tow Boat Co. He was also a United States Air Force veteran.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lee Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery.

Mr. Brewer is survived by his wife, Joann Brewer of North Carrollton; two sons, Rayford Brewer of North Carrollton and Calvin Brewer of Van Cleave; a daughter, Linda Shaw of Greenwood; three stepsons, Joseph Hoke of Robertsville, Mo., John Brown of Burbon, Mo. and Thomas Brown of Sullivan, Mo.; four stepdaughters, Brenda Coffman of Harrison, Ark., Julie Spencer of Denham Springs, La., Judy Switzer of Cuba, Mo. and Konnie Brewer of North Carrollton; a brother, Danny Brewer of Carrollton; a sister, Frankie Holman of North Carrollton; five grandchildren; 17 step grandchildren; and nine step great-grandchildren.

Lee Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Bessie W. Chambley

WINONA – Bessie Wealthy Tate Chambley, 72, of Greenwood, formerly of Winona, died Wednesday at Greenwood-Leflore Hospital.

Mrs. Chambley was a retired co-owner of Chambley Gun & Bait Shop. She was a member of North Winona Baptist Church.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Rick Burton officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.

Mrs. Chambley was the widow of Robert Lee Tate and Virgil Allen Chambley.

She is survived by four sons, Robert Wade Tate of Grenada, Larry Gene Tate of North Carrollton, Donald Lee Tate of Memphis, Tenn. and Henry Allen Chambley of Winona; three daughters, Charlene Jaggers of Tupelo, Bessie Mae Tate of Brookhaven and Mary Ruth Hudspeth of Greenwood; three brothers, Wade Thomas ‘Jack’ McDonald of Greenwood, George Coleman ‘Clay’ Parker and Percy ‘Luke’ Parker, both of Eskridge; and eight grandchildren.

Oliver Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Howard Dean

Howard Dean, of Coffeeville, died Wednesday at Yalobusha General Hospital in Water Valley.

The funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.

Garner-Harper Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Judith A. Holloway

CALHOUN CITY – Judith Ann Honeycutt Holloway, 54, died Tuesday at U. T. Bowld Hospital.

Mrs. Holloway was a florist for 20 years. She was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.

The funeral was at 3 p.m. today at Pryor Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Buford Usry and Danny Spratlin officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Calhoun City.

Mrs. Holloway is survived by her husband, G.L. Holloway of Calhoun City; a son, Buddy Wilborn of Jackson; three daughters, Roxann Hubbard, Shelly Longest, both of Calhoun City and Jeanette Baker of Jackson; three brothers, James T. Honeycutt Jr. of Adamsville, Tenn., Jerry Don Honeycutt of Jackson and Wayne Grissom of Fulton; two sisters, Melda Lynn LaRue of Birmingham, Ala. and Denise Timbs of Burnsville; and seven grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Tim Holloway, David E. Holloway, Buddy Wilborn, David Hood Jr., Mark Honeycutt, Henry Hitt, Steve Honeycutt and Gregg Honeycutt.

Pryor Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

J. T. Holt

GREENWOOD – J. T. Holt, 73, of Coila, died Wednesday at Grenada Lake Medical Center.

Mr. Holt was owner of H & H Logging Co. He was a member of Coila Baptist Church and a United States Army veteran.

The funeral was at 10:30 a.m. today at Williams & Lord Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Billy Blakely and Bob Blakely officiating. Burial was in Coila Cemetery.

Mr. Holt was preceded in death by a son, Michael Holt.

He is survived by his wife, Bernice Barrentine Holt of Coila; a son, Randy Oliver Holt of Coila; two daughters, Sylvia Murphree and Linda Lindsey, both of Coila; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Williams & Lord Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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