Christine Honey Bledsoe, Arlene Mims

Christine Honey Bledsoe

Funeral services for Christine H. Bledsoe of Gore Springs are Saturday at 1 p.m. at New Life Christian Fellowship Church with burial in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Mrs. Bledsoe, 64, died of natural causes at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford on June 8, 2019. She was born on Dec. 12, 1954. Mrs. Bledsoe worked as a licensed practical nurse and was a member of the Household Club of Gore Springs.
Mrs. Bledsoe is survived by her husband Henry Bledsoe of Gore Springs; two daughters, Shelia Parker of Hermitage, Tenn., and Ariana Bledsoe of Antioch, Tenn.; two sons, Lester Bledsoe and Chris Bledsoe, both of Gore Springs; two sisters, Earnestine Honey of Gore Springs and Jewell Honey-Love of Channelview, Texas; and two brothers, Lee Russell Honey of Memphis and Sammie Honey of Garland, Texas.
Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of services. Online condolences may be made at

Arlene Mims

Oct. 28, 1942 – June 10, 2019. Funeral services for Arlene Mims of Grenada will be held at 2 pm. on Friday, June 14, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in French Camp Cemetery in French Camp.
The Rev. Chris Owensby will officiate the services. Visitation is Friday, from noon until service time at the funeral home in Winona.
Pallbearers will be Lee Peacock, Tyler Lamkin, Wade Swindol, Brian Clark, Bo Peacock and Steven Clark. Honorary pallbearers are Tony Peacock and Drew Peacock.
Ms. Mims, 76, died at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson on Monday, June 10, 2019. She was born on Oct. 28, 1942, in Crossett, Ark. She was a retired seamstress for B&L Manufacturing, a homemaker, and a member of Cornerstone Faith Fellowship in Winona. She enjoyed shopping at Dollar Tree, making crafts for her family, and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Arlon Willis and Mavis Mims; sister Barbara Ann Swearingen; and brothers, Bobby Willis and Lane Willis.
Survivors include four daughters, Melinda Langford of Nashville, Shelia Peacock of French Camp, Lorraine Dubard of Grenada and Terry Smith of Kosciusko; 14 grandchildren, Chancis Marascalco, Brenna Dubard, Ashley Smith, Christopher Smith, Jan Peacock, Bo Peacock, Drew Peacock, Tony Peacock, Lee Peacock, Steven Clark, Brian Clark, Sarah Lamkin, Wade Swindol and Taylor James; and many nieces and nephews.
Oliver Funeral Home of Winona ( is handling the arrangements.