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Diane H. Crabtree, 70, of Yazoo City passed away Friday September 6, 2019.
Mrs. Crabtree was a cosmetologist and a member of Bentonia Baptist Church.
Robert “Mike” Crout passed away peacefully on August 31, 2019 at the age of 59.
James R. “Jimmy” Williams, 53, of Bentonia died Sunday September 1, 2019.
He was a courier for Conduent, Inc., a member of Bentonia Baptist Church and a U. S. Army veteran.
A Bentonia man died from two stab wounds to the back Sunday night.
James R. Williams, 53, of 1150 Little Big Mound Road, was found slumped over the wheel and covered in blood when first responders arrived at his home.
Joseph "Joey" Leon Pettis, 33, of the Mechanicsburg Community in Yazoo County passed away Friday, August 30, 2019.
Mr. Pettis was born on Feb. 22, 1986. He worked in the Lawn Care Business and was member of Satartia Baptist Church.
The long-vacant and dilapidated properties on the fourth and final block of Main Street have been an object of curiosity and interest within the community for years.
Based on recent figures, the city of Yazoo City has seen in increase in sales tax collection, but the poverty level remains one of the highest in the state.
Carbon monoxide poison could possibly be the cause of death of a Yazoo City man early Thursday morning.