December 31st, 2011
James Lee Criddle, 31, died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011 at S. Dominic Hospital in Jackson.
Funeral services were Friday at Mortimer Funeral Home in Jackson with Rev. Robert Ragland officiating. Burial followed at Methena Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Louise Criddle and a brother, David Lee Criddle.
Survivors include his fiance, Dianna Nichole Davis; stepson, Tyler Criddle; parents, David Criddle (Annie) and Margaret Carter; sisters, Christy Criddle, Jessica Criddle and Roxanna Criddle; step sisters, Samantha Moss, Patty Lopez and Beverly Faulkner; grandmother, Mildred Louise Criddle; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Louise C. Lee, 78, died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.
Funeral services were Friday at Scotland Baptist Church with Rev. Glen Allen and Vernon Lee officiating. Burial followed at Scotland Cemetery under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
Mrs. Lee was born Jan. 24, 1933 in Yazoo County to A.Z. and Annie Mae Poole Creel. She was a homemaker and a member of Scotland Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Hershel Lee; two sons and one daughter.
Survivors include two sons, David Lee of Medford, Ore. and Jim Lee of Bentonia; two daughters, Lynda Johnson of Conway, Ark. and Patti Smith of Bentonia; a brother, Gene Creel of Bentonia; 14 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Serving as pallbearers were Jake Morgan, Matthew Johnson, Ben Lee, Jacob Lee, Adrian Lee, Kevin Lee, Trae Lee, J.J. Lee, Lavan Lee, Ryan Smith and Clayton Lee.