Death Notices

Obituaries for Thursday, February 15

Sandra L. Bell

WINONA – Sandra Lee Bell, 60, of Duck Hill, died Tuesday at Greenwood-Leflore Hospital.

Mrs. Bell was a clerk for Piggly Wiggly in Winona. She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary and the AARP.

The funeral was at 2 p.m. today at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Latham officiating. Burial was in Eskridge Cemetery near Duck Hill.

Mrs. Bell was the widow of Charles Dan Bell of Duck Hill.

She is survived by a daughter, Wanda Smith of Oliver Branch; her stepmother, Billie Webb of Southaven; a brother, James Snell of Southaven; a sister, Hazel Lambright of Emlenton, Pa.; a half-brother, Morris Snell of Memphis, Tenn.; and a step-brother, Howard Thornton of Southaven.

Memorials may be sent to Mississippi Heart Association, P.O. Box 16808, Jackson, Miss. 39236.

Oliver Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Bennie B. Braswell

WINONA – Bennie Bernard Braswell, 66, died Tuesday at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Braswell was a retired maintenance supervisor for Anel Industries. He was a deacon and a member of North Winona Baptist Church.

Mr. Braswell is survived by his wife, Alma Nell Braswell of Winona; a son, Anthum Braswell of Greenwood; two daughters, Dianne Pullen of Houston and Stephanie Ward of Mantachie; three brothers, Rev. Carlis Braswell of Hattiesburg, Hurshel Braswell and Lawrence Braswell, both of Winona; a sister, Carolyn Alexander of Grenada; and seven grandchildren.

Oliver Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Virginia Gibson

Virginia Gibson, 83, of Grenada, a native of Sunflower County, died February 8 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford.

Mrs. Gibson was a retired employee of Pennaco Hosiery after 35 years of service. She was also a Baptist.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Burning Bush Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was in Haven Rest Cemetery.

Eddie Robinson & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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