James Edward Woods Sr. (Ed, Daddy, and Pappy), 89, passed on to his heavenly father at 11:30 PM on Thursday February 20, 2020 at St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi.
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Rachel Rene Baber and John David McPhail were united in marriage on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 3 p.m. in the chapel at Green Acres Baptist Church in Tyler, Texas. Pastor John Johnson of Tyler Presbyterian Church officiated the double ring ceremony.
The rural roads of Yazoo County will be filled with bicyclists this weekend as the MS Gravel Cup race series grinds through the community.
The Missississippi Department of Transportation has closed HWY 16 East in Yazoo County from 1.3 miles east of us 49 to 1.6 miles west of Old Benton Road for an undetermined amount of time for road repairs due to damage caused by recent heavy rains in the area.
Jimmy Oneal Ashworth, 83, died Feb. 17, 2020 at his home in Greenwood.
Funeral services were Thursday at Belzoni City Cemetery with Rev. Glenn Allen officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
Sherry Virginia Wasson Lewis, 68, passed away peacefully at her residence in Benton on February 18, 2020 after a lengthy illness.
Mrs. Lewis was born April 12, 1951 in Alabama to Harry and Claudine Campbell Wasson.