Area Obituaries

James Franklin Welch

James Franklin Welch, 85,of Crystal Springs, passed away May 21, 2019 at Covington County Hospital. Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Thursday at County Line Baptist Church.  Services will be 10:30am Friday at County Line Baptist Church with burial at County Line Cemetery.  Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements. Mr. Welch was a…

Read More

Altha May Walker

Altha May Walker, 90, of Crystal Springs,  passed away May 22, 2019 at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center.  Visitation will be 6pm-8pm Thursday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs.  Services will be 2pm Friday at Stringer Family Chapel with burial at Gallman Cemetery.  Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements. Mrs.…

Read More

Willie Edward Carpenter

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 20, 2019 at the Strong Hope Baptist Church in Wesson for Willie Edward Carpenter, 76 of Madison, who passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Collins. Reverend Glen Shows and Reverend Matt Scopel will officiate at the…

Read More

Lona Bufkin Farmer

Lona Bufkin Farmer, 90, of Crystal Springs,  passed away May 15, 2019 at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center. Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Friday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs.  Services will be 11am Saturday at Stringer Family Chapel with burial at Old Crystal Springs Cemetery.  Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs is handling…

Read More

Connie S. Lewis

Connie S. Lewis, 66, of Crystal Springs, passed away May 7, 2019 at River Oaks Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date.  Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs handled arrangements. Mrs. Lewis was a member of Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Terry, MS.  She worked in the finance department of the…

Read More

Dr. Brent Durr Walker, Jr.

Funeral service for Dr. Brent Durr Walker, Jr. will be 2 p.m., Friday, May 10, 2019 at The Episcopal Church of the Redeemer in Brookhaven. Visitation will be from 11 am until 1:30 p.m. in Cannon Hall prior to the service. Dr. Walker, 75, of Brookhaven, passed away May 6, 2019, at King’s Daughters Medical…

Read More

Ann Bishop Green

Mrs. Ann Bishop Green, 90, of Hazlehurst, passed away May 6, 2019 at her residence. She was born November 10, 1928, to Marion Bishop and Essie Vardaman Bishop. She was a member of Brandywine Methodist Church. Mrs. Ann was a member of the medical profession as a nurse. She was a caring lady who served…

Read More

John L. Granger

Talladega – John L. Granger, 93, ended his life’s journey on Sunday, May 5, 2019, in his home surrounded by his family. Family and friends are invited to share a time of celebration and stories on Tuesday evening, May 7, in the Fellowship Hall at First United Methodist Church between 6:30 pm and 8:30 pm.…

Read More

Margaret Linda Hall

Margaret Linda Hall, 78, of Crystal Springs, passed away Sunday, May 05, 2019 at her home in Crystal Springs. Visitation will be Monday from 5pm-7pm and Tuesday from 10am-11am at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs. Services will be 11am Tuesday at Stringer Family Chapel with burial at Old Crystal Springs Cemetery. She leaves…

Read More

Marilyn L. Wince-Brent

Mrs. Marilyn L. Wince-Brent departed this mortal life on the morning of April 19th, 2019 – Holy Friday.  She departed in peace, quietly, and in no distress; wonderfully with a slight smile upon her face. A private service will be held 1:00 pm, Wednesday, May 15th at Hunter Cemetery, 1003 Clarence Lane, Hazlehurst, Ms. She…

Read More