Virgil Kimbrell, Lovell Pearson, Ernest Sanders, Louise Williams

Virgil Kimbrell

Mr. Virgil Kimbrell, 76, of Gore Springs, passed away Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 18, 1942, in Drew to James Lawson and Ruby Lee Taylor Kimbrell. Mr. Kimbrell was a retired carpenter and enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.
A service to celebrate his life was held at Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service with the Rev. Phillip Cook officiating.
Survivors include his wife of 31 years Shirlon Kimbrell; four daughters, Lisa Carroll (James) of New Hope, Ala., Annette Jarrell of Winter Haven, Fla., Tina Enfinger of Guntersville, Ala., and Linda Kay Janasiak (Jerald) of Warne, N.C.; one step-daughter Marquittia Wilson of Pontotoc; two step-sons, Roger Loeffel of New Albany and Keith Loeffel of Gore Springs; one sister Mattie Havens of New Castle, Okla.; one brother Jimmy Kimbrell of Gore Springs; 18 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Danny Ray Kimbrell.
Memorials may be directed to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at
Arrangements have been entrusted to the McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service, 662-307-2694.

Lovell Pearson

Funeral services for Lovell Pearson, 82, of Winona were Monday in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial following at Ebenezer Cemetery in Choctaw County.
Mr. Pearson was born in Choctaw County on Aug. 4, 1935, and was the son of the late Everette Pearson and the late Ben Robia Austin Pearson Rodgers. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Winona and was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving in Europe. Mr. Pearson retired from the timber industry. He died at his residence in Winona on March 2, 2018.
Mr. Pearson is survived by his wife Brenda Pearson of Winona; daughter Leah Pearson Garrott of Winona; two granddaughters and a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Pearson was preceded in death by his son Keith Cavell Pearson and two brothers, Lawrence Arlin Pearson and Wyatt Eldon “Teet” Pearson.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the Ebenezer Cemetery Maintenance Fund, c/o Gerald Woods, 1831 Stewart-Lodi Road, Stewart, MS 39767.
An online guestbook is available at

Ernest Sanders

Funeral services for long-time Grenada educator Ernest Sanders are incomplete.
Mr. Sanders died Sunday.
Lee Funeral Home of Winona is in charge of arrangements.

Louise Williams

Louise Williams, 88, of Grenada, died Monday, March 5, 2018, at Providence Assisted Living.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service.