October 29th, 2011
James Louis Clayton, 73, died Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 at home.
Funeral services are today at 11 a.m. at Shaffer & Collins Funeral Home.
Mr. Clayton was born June 5, 1938 in Greenwood. He was a mechanic.
Survivors include his wife, Alean Clayton; sons, Michael Clayton, Percy Clayton, Sinatra Clayton and Dennis Clayton; and daughters, Annie Mae Stephens, Olivia Anderson, Brenda Anderson, Belinda Clayton and Stephanie Clayton.
James R. McMillan, 67, died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011 in Carthage.
Funeral services are today at 11 a.m. at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Glenn Warrington officiating. Burial will follow at Central-Holmes Cemetery.
Mr. McMillan was born May 4, 1944 in Harrisville to John Henry McMillan and Annie Lou Whatley McMillan. He was a truck driver and a Baptist.
Survivors include his wife, Anne S. McMillan of Yazoo City; two sons, Timothy McMillan (Pamela) of McComb and Daniel McMillan of Yazoo City; a brother, Ronnie McMillan of Terry; three sisters, Barbara Hartzog of Silver Creek, Johnnie Giroult of Crystal Springs and Eva Spikes of Georgetown; and a grandson, Konner McMillan of McComb.
Serving as pallbearers are Jack Durham, Shane Russell, Jay Bennett, Blake Woods, Randy Wall and Peter Turner.
Erma Nell Marquis Perew, 74, died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011 at Sparks Hospital in Fort Smith, Ark.
Funeral services are today a 2 p.m. at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery.
Mrs. Perew was born April 20, 1937 in Leland to L.Q. and Erma Boyles Marquis. She was retired from the Yazoo City Police Department and a Baptist.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Marvin Marquis.
Survivors include two sons, Robert Long (Vicki) of Fort Smith, Ark. and Kenneth Perew (Virginia) of Bossier City, La.; two grandchildren, Sam and Sarah Long; and two sisters, Bobbie Everett of Fenton, Mich. and Luzelle Martin of Yazoo City.