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January 2018

Rebecca Kay Hall McLean, 55

January 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

Rebecca Kay Hall McLean June 27, 1962 – January 4, 2018   Ripley—Rebecca Kay Hall McLean, 55, died Thursday, January 4, 2018, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born June 27, 1962, in New Albany to Harold and Faire Lee Clayton Hall. She was a volunteer at the Good Samaritan Center in [More]

Thomas Earl Bynum, 74

January 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

Thomas Earl Bynum March 17, 1943 – January 4, 2018   Como-Thomas Earl Bynum, age 74, passed away Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Baptist Memorial North Mississippi in Oxford. He was born March 17, 1943 in Ashland, MS to Seth Thomas Bynum and Lena Margrette James King. He was retired from management in the [More]

Ecru furniture company fire calls out Union Co. firefighters Update: 1PM 1/5

January 5, 2018 // 0 Comments

UPDATE: 1:00 PM  1-5-2018: Chickenbone Fire Department on the scene at Ecru fire. Mark Whiteside, informs that, as of noon today (Friday, January 5th), five Union County Volunteer Fire Departments still have tanker trucks and firefighting personnel on the scene of a large fire at American Furniture [More]

Gene Franklin Hudson, 77

January 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Gene Franklin Hudson July 1, 1940 – January 3, 2018 Gene Franklin Hudson, 77, passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at his residence. He was born July 1, 1940 in Myrtle to the late Wilford Duncan and Marjorie Fowler Hudson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a retired pastor and carpenter. He was a [More]

Sue Carol Spencer, 67

January 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Sue Carol Spencer February 23, 1950 – January 1, 2018 Sue Carol Spencer, 67, died Monday, January 1, 2018 at Baptist Memorial Hospital- Desoto. She was born February 23, 1950 in Teachey, North Carolina to John F. Spencer and Juanita James Spencer. She was a retired school teacher from Walls Elementary. She is [More]

Robert Earl White, 82

January 3, 2018 // 0 Comments

Robert Earl White May 15, 1935 – January 2, 2018 New Albany-Robert Earl White, age 82, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born May 15, 1935 in Prentis County to George Ellis White and Nell Ashmore White. He was a retired carpenter. He was a member and [More]

Early morning fire destroys New Albany home

January 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Just before 5 AM today, Tuesday January 2nd, New Albany Fire Department received a report of an early morning fire in a house on Hillcrest Drive, in New Albany. While enroute to the scene, responders were given the exact address as 505 Hillcrest Cove. Early morning house fire in New Albany. New Albany home destroyed [More] noted many well known residents’ passing in 2017

January 1, 2018 // 0 Comments posts every obituary story we receive from local funeral homes and is generally the first local news medium to do so. Some receive more attention from our readers than others and, as with all stories, we track the numbers. The deaths that draw the most attention are those of people who have lived long, [More]
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