Area Obituaries

Ollie Ruth Cross, Eugene Sims, Patricia Ann Vance

Ollie Ruth Cross Ollie Ruth Gillis Cross, 85, of Grenada, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at her residence. She was born April 13, 1933, in Lee County to James and Mary Norris Springer. She worked as a clerk for many years at Gibson’s. Graveside services were Saturday, March 16, at Springhill Cemetery. Survivors include…

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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…

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Steve Couch, Marcus C. Grimes Jr., Mary Elise Hood, Paul Keith Kelly, Larry Gene Long, Blaire McKinley Miletello

Steve Couch Steve Couch, 58, of Grenada, died Monday, March 4, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service. Marcus C. Grimes Jr. Marcus Cleveland Grimes Jr., 92, of Grenada, and beloved husband of 65 years to Katherine Louise Grimes, went home…

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Janice Gayle Kendall

Janice Gayle Kendall Janice Gayle Kendall, 63, of Carrollton, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Southaven. She was born Jan. 4, 1956, in Russellville, Ark., to John and Violet Mason Turney. She was the owner of Long’s Flowers. Funeral services were Monday, Feb. 25, at McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service…

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Elder Jesse Clayton Phillips

Elder Jesse Clayton Phillips (March 5, 1936 – Feb. 18, 2019) Elder Jesse Clayton Phillips of Pontotoc passed from this life on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, at the State Veterans Home in Oxford. A memorial service for Elder Phillips will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 24, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel…

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Robert Earl Gilbert

Robert Earl Gilbert Robert Earl Gilbert, 41, passed away Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at his home. Visitation will be noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland, followed by Celebration of Life services. Interment will be in North Cleveland Cemetery. Robert was born on Feb. 2, 1978, to Homer and…

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