Willie Bell Edmond, Clyde Elmo Jones, Ruby D. Loden, Karel Ann Collins Wilson

Willie Bell Edmond

Funeral services for Willie Bell Edmond of Calhoun City are Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Daniels Temple Church of God in Derma with burial in Friendship Cemetery.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Clark-Williams Funeral Home and from 11 a.m. until service time at the church on Wednesday.
Mrs. Edmond, 84, died at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson on Sep. 4, 2019. She was born on July 24, 1935.
Clark-Willliams Funeral Home is in charge of services. Online condolences may be made at clarkwiliamsfuneralhome.com.

Clyde Elmo Jones

Mr. Clyde Elmo Jones, 92, of Grenada, passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at his residence.
He was born May 24, 1927, in Montgomery County to John Carson and Beatrice Gertrude Shorts Jones. Mr. Jones was an active member and deacon at Enon Baptist Church in Grenada and was a World War II Army veteran.  He retired as a machinist at the Teletype Corporation.  Mr. Jones was an avid outdoorsman, having enjoyed many days camping and fishing.
Funeral services were Monday at Enon Baptist Church with the Rev. Jon Haimes and the Rev. Lynn Welch officiating. Interment was in the Highland Memorial Park in Libertyville, Ill.
Survivors include his wife Annie Louise Massey Jones; three daughters, Peggy Burk (Jimmy) of Round Lake, Ill., Myrtle Ann Palmer (Brian) of Enumclaw, Wash., and Barbara Hawkins of Lake Villa, Ill.; two sons, Charles Bruce Jones (Judy) of Royce, Texas, and Mark Jones (Karen) of Ingleside, Ill.; three sisters, Annie Shumate of Louisiana, Pearl Levinsky of Warwick, N.Y., and Lucy Niper of Albuquerque, N.M.; nine grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son Clyde E. Jones Jr.; two sisters, Lillian Minga and Thelma Carlton; and five brothers, J.B., Devo, Gilbert, Jack and Leonard Jones.
Memorials may be directed to the charity of the donor’s choice.
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).

Ruby D. Loden

Mrs. Ruby D. Loden, 92, of Holcomb, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Providence Assisted Living.
She was born Jan. 21, 1927, in Carroll County to John Thomas and Ruby DeLoach DuBard. She had worked for many years as an inspector at Pennaco Hosiery in Grenada and was an integral part of her grandchildren’s and great-grandchildren’s lives. She was a member of Greenwood Primitive Baptist Church. Ruby will be remembered for her feisty spirit, delicious meals and always keeping those around her laughing.
A graveside service was held Sunday at the Springhill Cemetery with the Rev. Billy Little officiating.
Survivors include her daughter Pat Loden Lea (Donald); one sister Dorothy Martin (Billy); two brothers, J.T. Dubard (Mary Lou) and William L. Dubard (Jean); four grandchildren, Tammy Evans (Bob), Rhonda Lea McCullough (Shaine), Kenneth Lea (Marty) and Jason Lea (Renee); nine great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Henry Ford Loden; son Eddie R. Loden and a sister Ella Elizabeth Walters.
Memorials may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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).

Karel Ann Collins Wilson

Memorial services for Karel Ann Collins Wilson, 73, of Coffeeville, were Saturday at Mortimer National Funeral Home Chapel in Grenada.
Karel Ann entered heaven’s gates on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. She died peacefully in her home surrounded by her family.
Mrs. Wilson was born on May 10, 1946, in Grenada County and was the daughter of the late Eloise Bates Collins and David Franklin Collins.
She was a cosmetologist and former owner of her own beauty shop in Itta Bena. Karel Ann was a member Elliott Baptist Church. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.  Mrs. Wilson was a precious soul who will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband Henry G. Wilson; her daughter Paige Wilson Hill and her husband John and their son John Ryan. She is also survived by her step-sons, Jack Wilson and Jeff Wilson; her step-daughter Pat Wilson; five grandchildren; one brother Billy Collins of Grenada; and one sister Glenda Powell of Duck Hill.
On-line condolences may be made at www.nfhgrenada.com.
Mortimer National Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.