There is an eerie stillness in the landscape that has been underwater for the past several months in the recent backwater flood areas. The smell of stagnant water and rotting animal carcasses float through the air.
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Laverne Childs Kirk, 85, of Yazoo County, passed away Monday, July 29, 2019 at The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.
Jesse M. Cerda, 86, of Yazoo died Wednesday, July 31 in Jackson.
Services will be held Saturday, August 3 at Stricklin-King Funeral Home with Visitation from 2:00-3:00 and funeral following. Burial will follow at Liverpool Cemetery.
Rosie Lee Fields, 76, died on July 25, 2019.
Funeral services were Sunday at Scott Memorial Funeral Home.
The wife of convicted murderer Johnny Mack Brown will head to trial this fall in connection with the Ricky Saxton murder case.
Thanks to the assistance of concerned citizens, deputies arrested a Yazoo County man last week in connection to a home burglary in Eden.
Devarrio Sanders, 20, was charged with residential burglary and directing a youth to commit a felony.
Otis Christopher “Chris” Addison, Jr., 70, of Satartia passed away Friday, July 26, 2019, at his home. Addison grew up in Benton and was a long-time employee of Mississippi Chemical Corp.