Death Notices

Obituaries for March 16, 2001

Herbert Cosby

Herbert Cosby, 82, of Grenada, formerly of Enid, died Monday at South Panola Community Hospital.

Mr. Cosby was a factory worker. He was a Mason and a member of Persimmon Hill Baptist Church.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Persimmon Hill Baptist Church with the Revs. William Johnson and T.A. Lawrence officiating. Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery.

Mr. Cosby is survived by two sons, Fred Hamilton of Batesville and Robert Reed of Enid; six daughters, Lois Blackburn, Lena Scott, Dorothy Jenkins, Patricia Winkler, all of Detroit, Mich., Bettie Cosby and Shemeeka Cosby, both of Batesville; and a brother, Ernest Cosby of Memphis, Tenn.

Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Charles I. Haliburton

Charles Ira Haliburton, 84, of Grenada, a native of Christiana, Tenn., died Tuesday at his residence.

Mr. Haliburton was a truck driver with Tri-Union Express in Gary, Ind. He was also a Baptist.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Vernon Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Eugene Robinson officiating. Burial will be in Haven Rest Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mr. Haliburton is survived by his wife, Mollie Haliburton of Grenada; three sons, Charlie Haliburton Jr. of Los Angeles, Calif., Kenneth Haliburton of Chicago, Ill. and Maurice Haliburton of Gary, Ind.; a daughter, Contance Haliburton of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; two stepsons, Larnell Beals of Grenada and Nathan Beals of Chicago, Ill.; two stepdaughters, Ruth Lamarr of Grenada and Lisa Curtis of Jackson, Mich.; a sister, Lucy Pauline Newman of Nashville, Tenn.; and a host of grandchildren and step-grandchildren.

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

Olevia Hych

Olevia Hych, 92, of Toledo, Ohio, formerly of Calhoun City, died Sunday at Foundation Park Nursing Home in Toledo, Ohio.

Mrs. Hych was a homemaker and a Baptist.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Calhoun City with the Rev. W.B. Lairy officiating. Burial will be in Friendship Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-7 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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

Ella Mae Moore, 79, of Grenada, died Thursday at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford.

Mrs. Moore was a retired waitress with Best Western in Grenada. She was a member of Wayside Baptist Church.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Garner-Harper Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jerry Dale Patterson officiating. Burial will be in Wayside Cemetery in Scobey.

Visitation will be from 5-6:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mrs. Moore was the widow of Robert Jackson Moore Sr.

She is survived by two sons, Robert Earl Dill of Walls and Royce Dill of West Memphis, Ark.; a daughter, Elaine Keaton of Grenada; two brothers, Will Waldrup of Leesville, La. and Earl Waldrup of Nashville, Tenn.; a sister, Marie Johnson of Grenada; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be sent to Wayside Baptist Church in Scobey.

Garner-Harper Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Elizabeth B. Taylor

Elizabeth Beatrice Taylor, 81, of Grenada, died Thursday at Beverly Health Care in Grenada.

Mrs. Taylor was a homemaker. She was a member of North Shady Grove Church of God.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at National Funeral Home Chapel with Bros. Bill Pettus and Danny Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Paul Cemetery in Tallahatchie County.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mrs. Taylor is survived by her husband, Robert Lee Taylor of Grenada; three sons, Robert Taylor, Donnie Taylor, both of Cascilla and Larry Taylor of Water Valley; three daughters, Shirley Hoop of Grenada, Virginia Mullen of Cascilla and Betty Travis of Summit; two sisters, Louise McCammon of Grenada and Birdie Lou Woods of Memphis, Tenn.; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and three great great-grandchildren.

National Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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