In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Yazoo County Cancer Fund, c/o Bank of Yazoo, P. Box 600, Yazoo City, Mississippi, 39194 or Parkinson's Research. Hearst, 83, of Benton passed away Tuesday August 8, 2017 at The Martha Coker Green Houses in Yazoo City. Fred Stovall Sligh was born July 15, 1933 in Schlauter, MS to Marvin S. The family moved to Yazoo City where Fred remained until enlisting in the Army. He returned to Yazoo in 1955, where he met and married Recil Thomas. 2 Timothy 4:7 June Green Mathis, 76, of Yazoo City, MS passed away on August 05, 2017. She was a supervisor at Hunter Engineering and of the Baptist Faith. The second of thirteen children born to Columbus Oscar Harber and Mae Bell Flanagan Harber Pigg, She is preceded in death by both parents, a child Mary Ann, her husband of 31 years Eugene ( Buddy) Fuller, brothers; Columbus Harber, Fred Harber, & James Harber, sisters; Ada Mae Lawrence, Sadie Mc Farland, & Joy Cleveland. He was preceded in death by his parents; Otto Billie Rowland Browning, Sr., and brother Tommy Browning. A retired contractor, owner of Osborne Grocery, was employed by W. “Red” Hancock Oil Field Construction and a member of Bentonia Baptist Church. Mike was preceded in death by his parents; John & Beulah Derrickson Maranto & brother; Johnny Boy Maranto Visitation will start at A. In lieu of flowers the family request donations to; The Ladies Alter Society, 1366 Marathon Pointe, Glen Allan, MS 38744 or Holly Bluff United Methodist Church, P. He also attended Holmes Junior College and graduated from Delta State University in business.A homemaker she was a member of Black Jack Baptist Church. The couple remained married for 60 years until his death. June was born in Louise, MS on June 12, 1941, to Thomas Leo Green and Louella Sanders Green. They had three sons: Jon Michael (Wanda), Gregory Douglas (Karen), and Thomas Vincent (Lisa) Mathis. Pallbearers are; William Twiner, Donald Seay, Richey Cobb, Bozo Burrough, David Drouge and Colton Coody. Survivors are her husband; Michael Mc Namara of Jackson, daughter; Stacy Dunning of Byrum, sons; James R. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City with services Monday July 17 at P. Survivors include her sisters; Eva (Gene) Martin of Benton & Margaret (James) Bright of Yazoo City, brothers; Sydney Harber of Yazoo City, Talman Harber, & Charles Harber, Lots of nieces & nephews, step-children Marleene Lee, Becky Patterson, & Eddie Fuller. Pallbearers are; Michey Robertson, Ashton Johnston, Fred Johnston, Hunter Johnston, Kyle Athey, & Buddy Reeves. Visitation will be at Stricklin King Funeral Home Saturday July 8th starting at A. Survivors are his wife Joyce Marie Osborne,sons; David (Charlotte) Osborne & Keith Osborne all of Bentonia, grandsons; Christian Osborne & Chad Osborne,granddaughter Chanity Osborne , great granddaughter Wylen Osborne. He worked with his father at Crawford Farms in Eden for many years.He never wanted to miss one of their cattle shows, ballgames or dance team performances. Woods is survived by his wife of 63 years, Betty, two sons, Robbie and Mike, three grandchildren, Karen (Trey) Gunn, Matthew (Megan) Woods, Christie Woods, and many special nieces and nephews. Honorary Pallbearers are the Deacons of Black Jack Baptist Church along with Will Love & Tony Fisher. He was a pharmacist and at one-time owner of Swayze Pharmacy in Yazoo City. Visitation will be at Stricklin-King Funeral Home Tuesday July 11 – P. Funeral services will be at Central Baptist Church at Little Yazoo Wednesday July 12at A. With final resting place at Oak Grove Cemetery at Phoenix. Survivors are his wife; Laurie E Browning, son; David (Ashley) Browning, daughter Beth (Clark) Moore all of Madison. Stricklin-King Funeral Home is in charge of Arrangements. Memorial service at Stricklin-King Funeral Home officiated by Rev. “Don” Durst, III, William Hatchett “Cheet” Maranto, Smith Stoner, Hays Tidmore, & Tanner Tidmore. Tuesday August 8th in Glenwood Cemetery officiated by Rev. Archie Pinkney Crawford, III, “Roots”, Beloved brother and uncle, went to his eternal life June 30, 2017 at his residence on Fletcher Chapel Road, Yazoo City, Mississippi.
Later he worked at The Yazoo City Compress before Accepting a position as Warehouse Supervisor for Mississippi Farmer's Co-Op, Inc. June took special joy in all of her grandchildren: Zachary, Jon Michael, Hanna, Kailey, Lauren, Thomas and Christopher. Peggy Joyce Coody, 76, of Satartia passed away Friday August 4, 2017 at St Dominic-Jackson Memorial Hospital. A homemaker she was a member of Midway Baptist Church. of Daly City, CA, 4 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren,and sister; Peggy Dykes of Pascagoula, MS. of Yazoo City, sons; Jordan Rogers of Florala, AL, Kobe & Will Rogers of Yazoo City, daughters Hanna Rogers of Texas & Aaliyah Rogers of Yazoo City, brothers; Scotty Williams & David Rogers of Yazoo City, sister; Tina Rogers of Yazoo City, a host of nieces, nephews, & uncles also survive. & Evelyn Chaney Visitation will be at Stricklin-King Funeral Home Friday July 21st P. Allen Fredrick “Fred” Johnston, Sr., 85, of Yazoo City passed away Saturday July 8, 2017 at Martha Coker Green Houses. Survivors include his son; Richard (Christy) Johnston of Yazoo City,daughter; Margaret (Michael) Robertson of Yazoo City, 6 grandchildren; Mickey Robertson, Charlotte Robertson, Olivia (Kyle) Athey, Fred Johnston, III, Ashton (Laken) Johnston, & Hunter Johnston, 7 great grandchildren, and daughter-in-law Lisa Johnston of Yazoo City. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home with services Tuesday July 11 at A. Joseph’s Catholic Church, then settling and retiring to his home on Fletcher Chapel Road where he lived next door to his adopted aunt and longtime friend Katherine Plunkett.
When MFC was sold, he supervised the warehouse at Madison County Co-Op in Canton, MS until he retired. June loved her family, especially the annual Thanksgiving Green family gatherings, singing, dancing and music. Pace and the former Flossie Henson, 3 sisters and 1 brother. She was a homemaker and a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. Survivors are her husband; Charles Stevens, sons; Stephen (Kimberly) Hasty and Christopher Hasty, granddaughters; Leah Hasty, and Tara Hasty, grandson; Reed Hasty,great grandchildren; Kendra, Ken, Hank, and Aubrey, and brothers; Robert (Ann) Ellett and Randy Ellett all of Benton. Stricklin-King Funeral Home of Yazoo City has been entrusted with the arrangements. Holeman, Sr.,77, of Yazoo City passed away Friday July 28, 2017 at Merit Health River Region Medical Center in Vicksburg. David was preceded in death by his parents; Roy Lee & Jeffie Pearl Watkins Holeman. Donnie was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents; Clenton Ray & Mary J. Retired as a Supervisor at Mississippi Chemical Corporation, He was a member of Center Ridge Baptist Church and a U. Fred was preceded in death by his wife; Lou Rite Johnston and son Allen Fredrick Johnston, Jr. He is survived by his sister, Linda Crawford Harrison, Madison, MS, his sister and brother-in-law Dorothy and Bill Farmer of Lafayette, La, as well as many nieces and their families including Tara and Christopher Venetis with children Connor Crawford, his godson, and Cameron; Delle and Jason Smith with children Emma, Adelyn, and Jaxon; Emilee and Matthew Cooley with children Austin and Hudson; and Celena and Dustin Holmes with child Dylan Wyatt.
His funeral will be on Monday, July 3, 2017 at am at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City, Ms Phillip Nolan Dixon, Sr, 86, of Benton, Mississippi, passed away at home surrounded by his family after a long fought battle with cancer June 30, 2017. He was married to Louise Stricklin of Yazoo City for nearly 66 years and they had two sons, Phil and Mark.
One of seven children, he was born on October 31, 1930, in Yazoo County to the late James N. He was a member of Scotland Baptist Church for many years as well as First Baptist Church in Yazoo City. He always planted a large garden that would produce enough vegetables to give to his family and share with his friends .
Honorary pallbearers are; Randy Hanna, Jason Hanna, and Brandon Dickerson.