April 17, 2013
Memorial services for Freddie Brown will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at noon.
WILSON CARTER JR.
Wilson “Junior” Carter Jr., 54, of Vaughan, died on April 3, 2013.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Anointed New Beginnings Ministries with Pastor James E. Lott officiating under the direction of Scott Memorial Funeral Home.
Mr. Carter was born on Oct. 16, 1958 in Vaughan to Georgia and Wilson Carter Sr. He confessed Christ at an early age and joined New Zion Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Anthony Brown. He later joined Anointed New Beginning Ministries under Pastor James E. Lott where he attended until his health failed.
Wilson received his education at Linwood High School and Mississippi Job Corps Center where he received his diploma. He worked at Durant Electric Company, Madison Furniture and in construction.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Survivors include his mother, Georgia Carter of Pickens; son, Ronsha Carter of Greenwood; three sisters, Doris (Michael) Bullock of Moss Point, Carrie Barton and Lula (James) Morton, both of Vaughan; brother, Chris Fletcher of Pickens; and a host of family and friends.
Ni’ger Devon Jones, 34, died March 27, 2013.
Funeral services were March 30 at Christian United Full Gospel Church. Burial followed at the Huddleston Family Cemetery under the direction of Century Funeral Home.
Mr. Jones was born July 13, 1978 in Chicago to Daisy Jones and Amos Nutall. He was raised in Louise and Jackson.
Survivors include his mother Daisy Jones, of Louise; father, Amos Nutall of Louise; sisters, Yolanda Bardney, Tritasha Jones, Tiffany Gorden and Felicia Perry, all of Jackson; 12 children, Jessica McGee, Jasmine Jones, Jayla McGee, Ni’ger McGee, Anyja McDonald, Nicholas McDonald, Ayanna McDonald, Dazerria Harris, Laniya Harris, Codiey Jones, Jasmine Gilbert and Zoiey Jones; grandmother, Daisy Jones.
Leroy White, 60, of Holly Bluff, died on April 4, 2013.
Funeral services were held Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Peter Rock C.O.G.I.C. with Rev. Kenneth Ramsey officiating under the direction of Scott Memorial Funeral Home.
Mr. White was born on May 25, 1952 in Holly Bluff to Wilson and Flora Mae White.
He joined Campbellsville Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Albert Frazier. He also attended Campbellsville School and later moved to West Memphis, Ark. where he lived for 40 years.
He married Shirley White and to this union two daughters were born.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his daughters, Lisa and Stacy White of West Memphis, Ark; three sisters, Clara (James) Greenwood and Estelle (Robert) McGee of Yazoo City and Essie Mae (James) Newell of Mayersville; brothers, M.C. (Lucille) White and Eddie White of Yazoo City; three grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
Virginia Frances Williams of Yazoo City, died on April 13, 2013 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson.
Funeral services will be held today at 3 p.m. at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Cortez Hutchinson and Rev. Lewis Kalill officiating. Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery.
Mrs. Williams was born in Houston to Hugh Joseph Gordon and Carrie House. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church.
Her special interests were her flowers, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, John Williams of Yazoo City; three daughters, Hope (Tab) Burton of Flora, Michal Williams of Freemont, Calif. and Jamie Stewart of Clinton; two grandsons, Jeremy Lawrence Kennedy and Mason John Williams; granddaughter, Amanda Leigh Stewart; and three great grandchildren, Ella Grace Kennedy, Jacob L. Kennedy and Jason T. Kennedy.
Honorary pallbearer is the late Malcom Gordon.
Pallbearers are Thomas Gordon, Danny Gordon, Doug Gordon, Butch Smith, Hugh Gordon Jr., Lewis Hood, Kenneth Monte and Robert John Monk.