Bobbye Sojourner

Bobbye Jean Sojourner of Crystal Springs, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at South Sunflower County Hospital in Indianola, Ms. The visitation will be held on Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm at Stringer Funeral Home, 26141 Hwy 27, Crystal Springs, Ms.  A family funeral service will follow at…

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Wade Alexander

Wade Alexander, 54, of Wesson, passed away December 11, 2018 at St. Dominic Hospital. Visitation will be 10am-12pm Friday at Sylvarena Baptist Church.  Services will be 12pm Friday at Sylvarena Baptist Church with burial at Sylvarena Cemetery.  Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements. Mr. Alexander was a graduate of Wesson High School…

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Mary Catherine Hallman

Mary Catherine Hallman, 87, of Crystal Springs, passed away December 5, 2018 at Pine Crest Guest Home. Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Thursday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs and 1pm-2pm Friday at County Line Baptist Church.  Services will be 2pm Friday at County Line Baptist Church with burial at County Line Cemetery.  Stringer…

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Jane Franks Keating

Jane Franks Keating, 94, of Crystal Springs, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018, surrounded by her family at her home in Crystal Springs. Visitation will be Tuesday from 1pm-2pm at Stringer Family Funeral Home with services following at 2pm. Interment will be in the Crystal Springs City Cemetery. Jane was born in Waterloo, AL…

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Cobras have mixed bag

Basketball season is up and going, and the Lady Cobras are off to a slow start.  Under the direction of a new coach the Cobras are 1-6. The Wesson boys’ basketball team is off to a great start. To keep up with the Wesson teams, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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Hazlehurst taken down by Philadelphia

Friday night the Hazlehurst High School basketball boys and girls traveled to Philadelphia, and took on Choctaw Central High School. This was rare scheduled game, at least for the Lady Indians. Both teams usually do not meet until the playoffs on the road to the championship. To follow the Indians in basketball see the Copiah…

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Cynthia Simmons Forrester

Funeral services for Mrs. Cynthia Simmons Forrester will be 12:00 p.m., Thursday, November 29, 2018, at Riverwood Family, with interment at Riverwood Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 10:00 until time of the service. Mrs. Cynthia Simmons Forrester, 64, of Hazlehurst, passed away November 25, 2018, in Woodlands, TX. She was born January 9, 1954…

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Carl Ray Keys

Carl Ray Keys, 75, of Wesson, passed away November 26, 2018 at King’s Daughters Medical Center.  Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Wednesday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst and 10am-11am Thursday at Zion Hill Baptist Church.  Services will be 11am Thursday at Zion Hill Baptist Church with burial at Hazlehurst Cemetery.  Stringer Family Funeral Home…

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