Area Obituaries

Charles William Whitfield

Charles William Whitfield Funeral services for Charles William Whitfield, 79, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., formerly of Grenada, are at 3 p.m., Saturday, June 9, at the Mortimer National Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Elliott Baptist Church Cemetery at Elliott,. Visitation is Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Mortimer National Funeral Home.…

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Justin Heath Murphree; George Sadgebury

Justin Heath Murphree Mr. Justin Heath Murphree, 36, of Grenada, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center-Grenada. He was born April 22, 1982, in Grenada. Justin was a graduate of Grenada High School and served our country in the United States Marine Corps. He spent most of his working…

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Samuel Jack Brown, Letha Cheryl Cummins, Virginia Mae Putman

Samuel Jack Brown Funeral services for Samuel Jack Brown, 90, of Gore Springs, are at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 30, at the Mortimer National Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Grenada Memorial Gardens. Visitation is Wednesday from 9 to 11 a.m. at Mortimer National Funeral Home. Mr. Brown died Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at…

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Robert Randolph ‘Bob’ Criss

Robert Randolph ‘Bob’ Criss EVANS, Ga. – Robert Randolph ‘Bob’ Criss died Sunday, May 13, 2018, at his home after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born July 19, 1937, in Coffeeville to Francis Wortham and Julie McRae Criss. Mr. Criss graduated in 1955 from John Rundle High School in Grenada and attended the…

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