In Memory


William Thomas Barner

William T. “Wild Bill” Barner died Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at his home. He was 93. Mr. Barner was born in Princeton, AR to the late Frank L. and Henrietta Walsh Barner. He attended Henderson College and served in the U.S. Army during World War II from 1943 to 1946. He had been a resident of Vicksburg for the past ...

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Ricky Austin Smith

Ricky Smith

Funeral services for Ricky Austin Smith will be Thursday, Jan. 26,at Greater Grove Street M. B. Church at 11 a.m. with the Rev. James C. Archer officiating. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Gardens Cemetery under the direction of W. H. Jefferson Funeral Home. There will be a visitation from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home Wednesday. Rickey Austin Smith passed away ...

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Cathy Ann Wilson

Cathy Wilson

Cathy Ann Wilson died Tuesday January 24, 2017 at Merit – River Region Medical Center she was 60 years old. Cathy was born in Natchez,MS. Cathy has been a resident of Vicksburg since 1989. She was a long time employee of Ergon-Marine as an Administrative Manager. She is survived by her husband Kerry Wilson of Vicksburg, 2 daughters Amy Andreatta-Golbe(Scott) ...

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Kimberly Karyl Couse

Kimberly Karyl Couse died Saturday, December 3, 2016, at her residence in Vicksburg. She was 55. Born and raised in Vicksburg she lived a number of years in South Texas. For past five years, she had made her home in Vicksurg where she was a sales director for Lady Luck Casino Hotel. She was a member of several civic organizations ...

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Lady Elaine Miles

Lady Elaine Miles, 87, Delta, La. passed away November 27, 2016 at her home. Born in Sharkey County, Ms., Lived in Vicksburg, Ms., for many years but lived in Delta, La., since 1991. She is preceded in death by her husband William H. Miles, daughter Pam McGreevy, son Charles E. Miles, three grandchildren Deitch Jackson, Missy Jackson Hocutt and Adam ...

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James Bryant Robertson

James Bryant Robertson died Saturday, November 26, 2016, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He was 65. A lifelong resident of Vicksburg, he was employed as a respiratory therapist. He was an avid golfer, sportsman and a veteran serving in the U.S. Army. He was a member of Crossway Church. He was preceded in death by a ...

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Edward Leonard Lee, Jr.

Edward Leonard Lee, Jr. died Thursday, November 10, 2016 at the University of Miss. Medical Center in Jackson. He was 75. Leonard was a lifelong resident of Vicksburg where he was a graduate of Cooper High School and later receiving his Bachelor’s degree from Miss. College and added his Master’s degree in business from Stanford University. He served for over ...

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Joseph E. Boolos JR.

Joseph E. Boolos JR. of Port Gibson, MS passed away suddenly Tuesday, November 8,2016 at the age of 72. Joseph was born November 25, 1943 in Poteau Okaloma, and was raised in Greenwood, MS. He was a member of the 173rd petroleum divison and served in Vietnam. He is survived by his wife Judy of 51 years; Son Eddie, wife ...

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Curtis Norman Tircuit

ROLLING FORK—Services for Curtis Norman Tircuit, 89, of Rolling Fork, will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, November 2 at Rolling Fork United Methodist Church with the Rev. Larry Sappington, church pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in Mound Cemetery under the direction of Glenwood Funeral Home of Rolling Fork. Mr. Tircuit died October 31, 2016 at Sharkey-Issaquena Community Hospital ...

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Lealia McBroom Shingler

Lealia McBroom Shingler died at her residence Tuesday, October 25, 2016. She was 96. A lifelong resident of Vicksburg, she was formerly employed for a number of years at Kuhn Memorial Hospital as a nurse’s aide. She was a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church. Lealia was preceded in death by her husband, Percy T. Shingler, Sr.; her daughter, Martha Redding; ...

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