Anita Ann Brown, Mary Lucille Horne

Anita Ann Brown

Anita Ann Brown, 55, of Winona died Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Jackson at UMMC, comforted by her family members.
A Winona native, she was a member of the Moore Memorial United Methodist Church. She was born in Winona on Aug. 4, 1963, to Terry and Joan Grice Brown.
Anita is survived by her father, WT of Stewart; and three brothers, Terry of Greenwood, Jim of Stewart, and Pat of Oxford; four nieces; three nephews; four great-nephews and two great-nieces.
Anita’s mother and a brother, Ryan, predeceased her.
Serving as a social worker, Anita worked with the MDHS Child Protection Services as an adoption specialist for the past 18 years. She greatly cared for the children for whom she served.
Anita graduated Winona Academy in 1981, Wood College, and the University of Mississippi in 1987, with a BS in social work.  She enjoyed collecting jewelry and purses, and especially loved her dogs and cats.
The funeral was held at Moore Memorial United Methodist Church in Winona, with burial following in Oakwood Cemetery in Winona.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Moore Memorial UMC, 201 Magnolia Street, or Winona Academy, 1014 S Applegate Street, both in Winona MS 38967.
Lee Funeral Home of Winona ( handled the arrangements.

Mary Lucille Horn

Graveside services for Mary Lucille Horn, 96, of Water Valley, were Monday  at Oak Hill Cemetery in Water Valley.
Mary died Friday, March 8, 2019, at the Yalobusha County Nursing Home in Water Valley.
She was born on May 6, 1922, in Yalobusha County and was the daughter of Otis Gilbert Edwards and Cordelia Lewelling Edwards.
Mary was employed as a dental assistant for Dr. C.K. Bailey for many years. She was a member Central Baptist Church in Grenada.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents; her husband David Horn; two brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by three sons, Edward David Horn of Germantown, Tenn., Larry Owen Horn of Grenada and Steven Hamilton Horn of Madison; two sisters, Marjorie Reid of Water Valley and Catherine Myers of Senatobia; seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or any Breast Cancer Research or Foundation.
Online condolences may be made at
Mortimer National Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.