Frances Burton Aldridge, Forest Gene Fariss, Janet H. Golliday, Clarence Oliver Goodson, James Archie Hood, Sara Jane Haynes Laster, William Longstreet, Jimmy Lee Love, Dianne Fox Reves

Frances Burton Aldridge

July 20, 1932 – Jan. 13, 2019 – Services for Frances Burton Aldridge were Tuesday, Jan. 15, at 2 p.m. at Wilson & Knight Funeral Home in Greenwood.
Mrs. Aldridge, 86, died on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.
She was born on July 20, 1932, to the late Charlie and Omie Johnson Burton in Schlater and resided in Itta Bena most of her life. She was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Itta Bena and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Greenwood. She retired from Delta Parts after 20 years of service. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Billy E. Aldridge and a son Don Aldridge.
She is survived by her daughter, Jan (Andy) Cummings of Grenada; son Wayne (Michelle) Aldridge of Greenwood; brother Charles Burton of Carmack; and four grandchildren, Cassie Cummings, Caleb Cummings, Karle Aldridge and Roger Derrick Simpson Jr.
The Rev. Randy Clayton and Caleb Cummings officiated the services.
Pallbearers were Steve McCrimmon, Arvid Woodard, Tommy McCrory, Barry Corley, David Cummings and Chris Walker. Interment will follow in Itta Bena Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Itta Bena, First Baptist Church of Grenada, or Immanuel Baptist Church.
Wilson and Knight is in charge. Online guestbook may be signed at www.wilsonandknight.com.

Forest Gene Fariss

Mr. Forest Gene Fariss, 78, of Coffeeville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, in Memphis.
He was born Oct. 10, 1940 in Water Valley. Mr. Fariss was retired from Weyerhaeuser in Bruce where he had worked for over 20 years. He was an avid outdoorsman with a special touch when it came to gardening. He will be remembered as a loving father and grandfather and will be sorely missed by those closest to him.
Funeral services were Thursday at McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service with the Rev. Truman Scarborough officiating. Interment was in the Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery in Yalobusha County.
Survivors include one daughter Cindy Fariss Woirhaye (Mahlon) of Spanish Fort, Ala.; one son Forest Gene Fariss Jr. of Coffeeville; and two grandchildren, Summer Stevens and Kaleb Woirhaye.
He was preceded in death by his mother Alma Ellen Fariss.
Pallbearers were Robert Calder, Jacob French, Michael French, Shannon Harris, Nathan Howell and Scotty McKell.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com.
Arrangements were entrusted to McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada, (662-307-2694).

Janet H. Golliday

Funeral services for Janet H. “Blackie” Golliday of Gore Springs, native of Grenada, are Saturday at 11 a.m. at Greater Pleasant Grove M.B. Church with burial in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.
Mrs. Golliday, 54, died Jan. 15, 2019, at UMMC. She was born on Nov. 12, 1964. Mrs. Golliday is a 1982 graduate of Grenada High School. She enjoyed playing Bingo.
Mrs. Golliday is survived by her father Johnnie Hubbard of Gore Springs; husband George Ray Golliday of Gore Springs; two daughters, Shuntay Golliday and Symone Jefferson, both of Gore Springs; son Jasmon Golliday of Grenada; sister Mae Francis Lott of Snellville, Ga.; and two brothers, Johnnie Wayne Hubbard of Gore Springs and Nathaniel O’Neal of Grenada.
Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of services. Online condolences may be made at clarkwilliamsfuneralhome.com.

Clarence Oliver Goodson

Clarence Oliver Goodson was born on Aug. 25, 1959, in Grenada to the late Clarence and Katie Goodson. He peacefully departed life Jan. 9, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford.
Clarence united in holy matrimony to Ella Mary Jones in 1978. Mr. Goodson is survived by his wife Ella; one son Terrence Goodson; two sisters, Cora and Berlinda Goodson; one brother Charles Goodson and two grandchildren, Tedarius and Alicia.
In 1990 Clarence was baptized and dedicated his life to Jehovah and later served as spiritual leader and a ministerial servant. He loved working in the ministry and declaring Jehovah’s name with his beloved friends.
He loved people and believed in directing and nurturing children. Clarence enjoyed conversing with people from social and cultural backgrounds and was often recognized as an effective listener. As a dedicated employee for AmeriCorp, Inc., Clarence was a staunch advocate for the disabled and spent countless hours providing services that would enhance the quality of their lives. Clarence had a great sense of humor, loved his family and supported them to the fullest.
Services were held Saturday, Jan. 12, at Kingdom Hall in Grenada. Burial was in Brusher Fork M.B. Church Cemetery.

James Archie Hood

Mr. James Archie Hood, 83, of Grenada, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 20, 1935, in Grenada to Frank James and Opal Cuba Brown Hood. He was a long-time member of Calvary Baptist Church in Carroll County and was retired after having worked many years at Heatcraft and Louisiana Pacific.  Mr. Hood honorably served our country in the United States Navy.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service with the Rev. Phillip Cook officiating and Mr. Terry Bailey delivering the eulogy.  Interment will follow in the Hood Family Plot in the Calvary Cemetery in Carroll County. Family and friends will gather one hour prior to the service at McKibben and Guinn.
Survivors include one daughter Deneen Baughn (Russ) of Hattiesburg; three sons, Jimmy L. Hood (Patricia), Jerry W. Hood and Steve Hood, all of Grenada; one sister Mary Lee Dixon of Grenada; one brother Bobby W. Hood of Holcomb; eight grandchildren, Stephanie Liles (Curt), Kathy Jones (Davis), Melissa Stokes (Chad), Andrea Mendez (James), Brandon Smith (Kelly), Garrett Baughn, Matthew Hood and Andrew Hood; eight great-grandchildren and Laverne Hood.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Fannie Mitchell and Sue Schoolfield; and three brothers, Sam, Bill and John W. Hood.
Memorials may be directed to the AccentCare Hospice Foundation, 17855 North Dallas Parkway, Suite 200, Dallas, TX 75287.
The family wishes to express sincere appreciation to Sta-Home Hospice, especially Leslie Pyron, Jackie Box, Carolyn Burt and Chaplain Phillip Cook for the excellent care provided to Mr. Hood during his illness.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada, (662-307-2694).

Sara Jane Haynes Laster

Mrs. Sara Jane Haynes Laster, 74, of Duck Hill, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
She was born Feb. 15, 1944, in Duck Hill to Grady C. and Bobbie Mitchell Haynes. A graduate of Binford High School in Duck Hill, she worked for many years at Heatcraft in Grenada and was of the Baptist faith. Affectionately known as “SaSa,” she will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, as well as a devoted friend. Sara will be sorely missed by all who knew her.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, at McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada. Interment will follow in the Duck Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon until service time Sunday at McKibben and Guinn.
Survivors include her husband Johnny Laster of Duck Hill; two daughters, Angie Lancaster (Jeff) of Duck Hill and Dawn Traugott (Allan) of Grenada; three sisters, Betty Abel, Glenda Sanford and Sonja Lanahan, all of Duck Hill; three brothers, Joe Haynes of Grenada, Jimmy Haynes of Elliott and Terry Haynes of Duck Hill; four grandchildren, Brandon Vance (Joy), Chase Lancaster (Kelcy), Cody Lancaster (Myranda) and Bailey Traugott; and one great-granddaughter Ella Vance.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister Patsy Wilson and her brother Larry Haynes.
Pallbearers will be Brad Haynes, Chase Lancaster, Cody Lancaster, Larry Laster, Glenn Stafford and Brandon Vance.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada, (662-307-2694).

William Longstreet

A memorial celebration for William Longstreet, 60, of Grenada will be held Saturday Jan. 19, at 3 p.m. at the Joe Benard Hughes Memorial Chapel of Hughes and Sons Funeral Home.
Mr. Longstreet died Jan. 14, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford.
Hughes and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of services

Jimmy Lee Love

Funeral services for Jimmy Lee “Big Jim” Love of Charleston are Saturday at 2 p.m. at Abundant Harvest Church with burial in Taylor Chapel Cemetery.
Mr. Love, 75, died Jan. 9, 2019. at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford. He was born on Feb. 28, 1943. Mr. Love was a truck driver.
Mr. Love is survived by his wife Betty Dogan Love of Charleston; daughter Valerie D. Love of Phoenix, Ariz.; five sons, Jimmy L. Love Jr. of Chicago, Michael Love and Wesley Love, both of Charleston, Irving Love of Atlanta,and Darron Bryant of Memphis; five sisters, Earline Love, Josephine Love, Dessie Ree Love and Martha Brown, all of Chicago, and Alice Love of Charleston; and two brothers, Thurmond Love of Baton Rouge and Willie Love of Charleston.
Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of services. Online condolences may be made at clarkwiliamsfuneralhome.com.

Dianne Fox Reves

Dianne Fox Reves, 70, of Grenada, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, in Grenada.
She was born Dec, 14, 1948, in French Camp to Elmer Lee Fox and Neva Crowder Fox May. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church where she was active in mission programs and Sunday school. She was a retired nurse and active with Jail Ministries.
Funeral services will be held Friday, Jan. 18, at 1 p.m. at Friendship Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Grenada Memorial Gardens Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until service time at the church.
Survivors include a daughter Amanda Blair (the Rev. Adam) of Waveland; one son Gerald Reves of Grenada; one brother Wayne Fox (Linda) of Oklahoma and four grandchildren, Logan, Emma, Hanna Blair and Bailey Reves.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Joe E. Reves.
Memorials may be made to Gideons.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada, (662-307-2694).