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Caldonia Robinson Anthony
   Funeral services for Caldonia Robinson Anthony, 89, of Grenada, are at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, at St. Andrew M.B. Church in Holcomb. Burial will follow in Miller Cemetery.
   Visitation is Friday from 1 to 7 p.m. at Clark-Williams Funeral Home.
   Mrs. Anthony died Jan. 21, 2013, at Grenada Lake Medical Center.
   She was born on Sept. 28, 1923.
   Mrs. Anthony was a member of St. Andrew M.B. Church.
   Surviving Mrs. Anthony are six daughters, Ruby Barr, Annie Phillips and Nell Jeems, all of Greenwood, Shirley Millhouse and Edith Harris of Anderson, Ind., and Elizabeth Rounds of Grenada; five sons, Mack Robinson, Eugene Anthony, Clarence Anthony and Clyde Anthony, all of Grenada, and Leroy Anthony of Greenwood.
   Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge.

William Arthur Barbee
   William Arthur “Bill” Barbee, 65, of Grenada passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 22, 2013, surrounded by friends and family.  
   Visitation was Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Garner Harper Funeral Home and at 10 a.m. Thursday at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Hwy 51 South. Services were held at Emmanuel Baptist Church on Thursday, Jan. 24, at 11a.m., with burial at Woodlawn Cemetery in Grenada.
   Bill was born on Feb. 7, 1947, in Memphis and grew up in Lula, Miss. Bill graduated from Clarksdale Coahoma High School in 1965, and attended Mississippi State University before joining the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam Era in December of 1966. He was a Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force Security Service (now known as the Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency) at San Vito Air Force Base in Brindisi, Italy, which was the United States Air Force’s cryptographic intelligence branch, where he monitored radio traffic and deciphered code. While serving in Italy, he also enjoyed being able to travel extensively in Europe.
   In December of 1970, Bill returned home to Lula, where he farmed on his family farm while attending Delta State University. He earned his Bachelor Degree in Education with honors in 1974, and his Master of Education in History with honors in 1975. In 1976, Bill moved to Grenada to work with his uncle, Walter E. Barbee, at Graeber Brothers Inc. where he served as vice-president. Shortly thereafter, he met the love of his life, Deena, to whom he was married for 35 years. Graeber Brothers was later sold to Scott Petroleum in 2007, where Bill worked until his retirement in 2012.   
   Bill’s interest in amateur (Ham) radio began prior to his enlisting in the Air Force. He earned his extra class license (WA5ZXG) and enjoyed communicating with people from all parts of the world, including King Hussein of Jordan. Bill also earned his private pilot’s license in 1971, and in 1983, restored a 1946 Aeronca Champ, which earned him the “Fastest Looking Aeronca Award” and the cover of “Trade-A-Plane” magazine.  He flew his Champ regularly until 2000, when he purchased a Honda Shadow Spirit motorcycle. He upgraded to his beloved Harley-Davidson Super Glide in 2005, which he enjoyed riding on the weekends and on his annual spring trip to Daytona Beach with his brothers. Bill’s quick wit and kindness was known and loved by everyone who knew him. Everyone seems to have a story about Bill helping them in one way or another in daily life.  
   Bill was a devoted husband, father, son, grandfather, and brother, whose life revolved around his family. Bill is preceded in death by his father, William Lester Barbee, and survived by his mother, Bobbie Mitchell Barbee. He is also survived by his devoted and loving wife, Deena; daughter, Jessica, and son-in-law, Danny Ruth, of Grenada; daughter, Lisa, and son-in-law, Grant Nooe, of Brandon; four grandsons, Danny Ruth and Nicolas Ruth of Grenada, Matthew Nooe and Aden Nooe of Brandon; a granddaughter, Kristen Nooe of Hattiesburg; sister, Martha Barbee Young (Mike) of Gulfport; brothers, Walter R. Barbee of Lula, Bob Barbee (Iwanna) of Madison, and Jim Barbee (Diane) of Madison; and his uncle, Walter E. Barbee of Grenada. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.  Bill and Deena are charter members of Grace Baptist Church in Grenada.  
   In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be given in loving memory of Bill Barbee to Grace Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1297, Grenada, MS  38901, or the Musella Foundation for Brain Tumor Research Information, 1100 Peninsula Blvd., Hewlett, New York 11557.
   Garner Harper Funeral Home was in charge.

Barbara Ann Young Bloodworth
   Funeral services for Barbara Ann Young Bloodworth, 79, of Grenada, are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at National Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Hill Cemetery located behind Faith Fellowship Church on highway 51 North of Grenada.
   Visitation is Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at National Funeral Home.
   Mrs. Bloodworth died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at her home.
   She was born on Feb. 12, 1933, and was the daughter of Monte H. Young and Hilda Rish Young of Houston, Miss.
   Barbara was co-owner and operator of Long‘s Flowers. She was a  charter member of Faith Fellowship Church where she served as an Elder and a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
   Mrs. Bloodworth is survived by her husband, Eugene “Coon“ Bloodworth of Grenada; three daughters, Trish B. Wright (Albert) of  Maumelle, Ark., Jo B. Morman (Robert) of Grenada and Cindy B. Hannan (Ed) of Madison, Miss.  Also 14 grandchildren, Max Frazer, James Frazer, Laura Gassaway, John Frazer, Stephen Frazer, Shea Kirk, Joe Carlin Kirk, Sam Kirk, Katey Beth Harbin, Luke Morman, Lacey Morman, Abigail Hannan, Kimberly Hannan and Anabeth Hannan, 12 great-grandchildren, two adopted daughters, Edwardanne McCammon (William Earl) of Murphreesboro and Sherri Andrews of Grenada, one sister. Emily James (Bill), and a brother, Mal Young (Cecil), all of Grenada. She also leaves two life long friends, Johnnie Ruth Hughes and Mariko Spence.
   Bro. Bennie Vance, pastor of Faith Fellowship,  will officiate the services.
   National Funeral Home is in charge.

Virginia Meeks Brexton
   Funeral services for Virginia Meeks “Ginia” Brexton, 85, of Charleston, formerly of Scobey, are at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at Union Grove Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery.
   Visitation is Sunday from 1 to 7 p.m. at Clark-Williams Funeral Home.
   Mrs. Brexton died Jan. 23, 2013, at Greenwood-Leflore Hospital.
   She was born on July 28, 1927.
   Mrs. Brexton was a housewife, a Baptist and an usher. She enjoyed talking on the phone, shopping and spending time with her grandchildren.
   Preceding Mrs. Brexton in death is one son, Andrew Braxton.
   Surviving Mrs. Brexton are six daughters, Rosie Golliday, Lillie Braxton and Bernice Govan, all of Charleston, Lena Davis and Gardean Dates of Freeport, Ill., and Doll Baby Tellis of San Antonio, Texas; three sons Willie Brexton and Larry Bradford of Grenada, and Ernest Brexton of Charleston; four step-daughters, Johnnie Patterson, Ruthie Braxton and Gloria Braxton, all of Batesville, and Dorothy Braxton of Memphis; three step-sons, John Braxton and Tommy Braxton of Batesville and Cleo Braxton of Chicago, Ill.
   Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge.

Eugenia Cain Brooks
   Funeral services for Eugenia Cain Brooks, 88, of Kilmichael, are at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Poplar Creek Nations Cemetery.
   Visitation is Saturday from noon until service time at the funeral home.
   Mrs. Brooks died Jan. 23, 2013, at Winona Manor of heart failure.
   She was the daughter of the late Sellers Eugene and Willie D Crowder Cain.
   Mrs. Brooks was a homemaker, an avid gardener and loved to sing. She was a member of Poplar Creek Nations Baptist Church, where she served as a Sunday school teacher.
   In addition to her parents, preceding Mrs. Brooks in death are her husband, Glynn Herbert Brooks and her daughter, Peggy Linda Brooks.
   Survivors include her sister, Jocleta Cartledge of Kilmichael, and a host of nieces and nephews.
   Memorial contributions may be made to Poplar Creek Nations Cemetery Fund, 488 Highway 413, Kilmichael, MS 39747; or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
   Oliver Funeral Home of Winona is in charge.

Carolyn Ann Cerniglia
   Carolyn Ann Cerniglia, 81, died Monday morning, Jan. 21, 2013, at Providence Assisted Living in Grenada. A funeral mass was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Greenwood with interment in Odd Fellows Cemetery. Visitation was Wednesday from 10  to 11 a.m. at the church.
   Ms. Cerniglia was born on  Sept. 29, 1931, in Greenwood to Joseph Anthony and Irene Dubus Cerniglia. She was a long time resident of Greenwood and a lifelong communicant of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. She sang in the choir for many years before becoming disabled. She moved to Grenada in June of 2008.
   Carolyn retired from the Greenwood-Leflore Welfare Department in 1982 after 33 years of service. While employed there she received many awards of recognition.
   She is survived by one devoted sister and caretaker, Irene Tucker and her husband, Lane, of Grenada; one brother, Joseph Anthony Cerniglia Jr. and his wife, Nancy, of  Lynnfield, Mass.; along with numerous nieces and nephews, all of whom loved her dearly.
   Pallbearers were Mike Tucker, Scott Tucker, Christopher Hodges, Hunter Black, Buddy Black, and Bill Mann.
   Memorials may be made to the church or charity of the donor’s choice.
   Wilson & Knight Funeral Home was in charge.

Earline Christopher
   Funeral services for Earline Christopher of Sidon were at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at Wilson & Knight Funeral Home. Burial followed in Sparta Cemetery in Holcomb.
   Mrs. Christopher died Jan. 21, 2013, at University Medical Center in Jackson.
   She was the daughter of the late Melton Earl and Margaret Smith.
   Mrs Christopher worked for many years at American General Life Insurance and for J.C. Penny in Greenwood. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.
   In addition to her parents, preceding Mrs. Christopher in death are her husband Malcolm Christopher and her brother, Lowell David Smith.
   Surviving Mrs. Christopher are her brother, Randy Smith of Holcomb, his wife Sharon, two nephews, and  two nieces.
   Wilson & Knight Funeral Home is in charge.

Shirley Cleveland
   Graveside service for Shirley Cleveland, 88, of Winona, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, in Oakwood Cemetery in Winona.
   Mrs. Cleveland died Jan. 20, 2013, at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital in Winona.
   She was born on July 31, 1924, in Chicago Ill., and was the daughter of the late Carl and Ida Hinding.
   Mrs. Cleveland was an avid reader and bridge player. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Winona where she did flowers for years in the sanctuary and for special occasions. She was also the owner of McGahey Florist for 26 years and served three terms as president of the Winona Garden Club.
   In addition to her parents, preceding Mrs. Cleveland in death is her husband, E. F. “Bud” Cleveland.
   Surviving Mrs. Cleveland are her daughter, Kim Cleveland of Winona; son, John Cleveland of Ridgeland; sister, Carol Nickerson of Houston, Texas; and one grandchild.
   Memorials may be made to French Camp Academy, First Presbyterian Church in Winona or the charity of a donor’s choice.
   Wilson & Knight Funeral Home is in charge.

Harmony Quinn Collins
   Graveside service for Harmony Quinn Collins, the infant daughter of Tim and Christina Heath Collins of Winona, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, in Oakwood Cemetery in Winona.
   Infant Collins died Jan. 18, 2013, at University Medical Center in Jackson.
   Preceding her in death are her maternal grandfather, George B. Heath Jr., and her paternal grandfather, Charles A. “Porky” Collins.
   In addition to her parents, she is survived by two sisters, Jessica Valen Collins and Melody Rivers Collins; two brothers, Timothy Haggard Collins and Parker McKlaine Collins; maternal grandmother, Nancy Heath; and paternal grandmother, Rebecca Jane Collins.
   Oliver Funeral Home of Winona is in charge.

Larry Jeff Haynes
   Funeral services for Larry Jeff Haynes, 58, of Grenada, are at 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 27, at the National Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Grenada Memorial Gardens.
   Visitation is Sunday from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at National Funeral Home.
   Larry died Thursday, January 24, 2013 at his home.
   He was born on Feb. 4, 1954, and was the son of Grady Haynes and Bobbie Mitchell Haynes of Duck Hill.
   Larry was employed by Luvata as a machinist. He also worked as a truck driver.
   Mr. Haynes is survived by his wife, Nita Haynes of Grenada; one son, Bradly Haynes of Grenada; one daughter, April Winstead of Winona; two step-sons, Jeremy Norris of Grenada and Mikey Norris of Tillatoba; one step-daughter, Heather Power of Grenada; five sisters, Betty Ann Abel, Sara Laster, Patsy Wilson, Glenda Sanford, and Sonja Lanahan, all of Duck Hill; three brothers, Joe Haynes of Grenada and Jimmy Haynes and Terry Haynes, both of Duck Hill; and three grandchildren.
   National Funeral Home is in charge.

Devine Jones Jr.
   Funeral services for Devine “Joe” Jones Jr., 70, of Grenada, are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Jackson Chapel M.B. Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
   Visitation is Friday from 1 to 7 p.m. at Clark-Williams Funeral Home.
   Mr. Jones died Jan. 17, 2013, at Grenada Lake Medical Center.
   He was born on May 28, 1942.
   Mr. Jones loved the outdoors, working in the yard, walking and listening to his CD’s, especially his gospel music.
   Surviving Mr. Jones are four sisters, Prescilla Noel of Grenada, Jennie Jones and Mary L. McDowell of Detroit, Mich., and Willie Noel of Gary, Ind.; a brother, the Rev. William Jones Jr. of Grenada.
   Clark-Williams Funeral Home is in charge.

Mary Estelle McCain Livingston
   Funeral services for Mary Estelle McClain Livingston, 92, of the Oxberry Community in Holcomb, were at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, at Bethel Baptist Church. Burial followed in Lehrton Cemetery in Ruleville.
   Mrs. Livingston died Jan. 18, 2012, at Tallahatchie Extended Care Facility in Charleston.
   Preceding Mrs. Livingston in death are her husband, William E. Livingston Sr.; daughter, Mary E. McCullough; two sons, Harold T. Livingston and David W. Livingston.
   Surviving Mrs. Livingston are three daughters, Betty Jean Finotti of Sumter, S.C., Barbara Ann Garrard of Oxberry and Vicky Lynn Henry of Walls; 10 sons, William E. Livingston Jr. of Parchman, Shelly L. Livingston and David T. Livingston of Holcomb, Dwight Livingston of Greenville, James R. Livingston of Lafayette, La., Tom D. Livingston of Austin, Texas, Stephen R. Livingston and Larry E. Livingston of Oxberry, Mark A. Livingston of Nesbitt, Jeffery D. Livingston of Walls.
   Eddie Robinson Funeral Home was in charge.

Arthur McClain
   Funeral services for Arthur Edward McClain, 79, of North Carrollton were at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at North Carrollton Baptist Church. Burial followed in Evergreen Cemetery.
   Mr. McClain died Jan. 22, 2013, at his residence.
   He was the son of the late Ed “Buddy” and Winnie McClain.
   Mr. McClain graduated from J. Z. George High School in North Carrollton. He was retired from McQuay/Heatcraft and was a member of North Carrollton Baptist Church.
   In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Johnny McClain and Harold McClain.
   Survivors include his wife, Jean Turbeville McClain; daughter, Denise McArthur of Beaufort, N.C.; three sons, Larry McClain of North Carrollton, Jerry McClain of Carrollton and Kenny
McClain of Oxford; brother, James “Jimmy” McClain of North Carrollton; seven grandchildren and  six great-grandchildren.
   Memorials may be made to North Carrollton Baptist Church, P. O. Box 189, North Carrollton, MS 38947; Evergreen Cemetery, North Carrollton, MS 38947; or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
   Lee Funeral Home is in charge.

Sammy Earl Morman
   Memorial services for Sammy Earl Morman, 50, of Houma, La., native of Duck Hill, are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Unity Baptist Church (Red Hill Baptist) in Duck Hill.  
   Visitation is Saturday at 10 a.m. at the church.
   Mr. Morman died Dec. 21, 2012, in Houma.  
   He was born on Dec. 9, 1962, to James Lloyd and Christine Morman.  
   Mr. Morman grew up in Duck Hill, where he established his love for the outdoors. During high school, he stayed active through sports, football, baseball and track. He graduated from Kirk Academy in 1981. After school, he pursued a career as a welder, where his strong work ethic and skilled hands allowed him to excel. He loved to sing and had a passion for a variety of different music. He was also known for his sense of humor and his ability to make one smile.
   He was preceded in death by his father, James Lloyd Morman and his mother, Christine Morman.  
   Survivors include his children, Wright Morman and Kristen Flores; two sisters, Tammy Jenkins of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Nicki Crittenden of Columbus, Miss.; three brothers, Jim Morman of Rose Hill, Kan., Lloyd Morman and Robert Morman, both of Duck Hill; three aunts, an uncle, numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Partnership at Drugfree.org. Donations can be made online at http://www.drugfree.org/give-get-involved/ways-to-give.

Timothy Lee “Tim” Neal
   Funeral services for Timothy Lee “Tim” Neal, 50, of North Carrollton are at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at North Carrollton Baptist Church. Burial will follow in  in Evergreen Cemetery.
   Visitation is Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to service time at the church.
   Mr. Neal died Jan. 22, 2013, at Grenada Lake Medical Center in Grenada of pneumonia.
   He was the son of Jeanette R. Neal of North Carrollton and the late Hulet Neal.
   Mr. Neal was a member of North Carrollton Baptist Church.
   Surviving Mr. Neal are his sister, Ginny Neal of North Carrollton; brothers, Michael Neal of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Wayne Neal of Baton Rouge, La.; several nieces and nephews and a host of cousins.
   Memorials may be made to North Carrollton Baptist Church, P. O. Box 189, North Carrollton, MS 38947.
   Lee Funeral Home is in charge.


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