It was on that dark stretch of rural road, hemmed in between stands of towering oaks and deserted railroad cars between Clarksdale and Lyon where I came upon him one recent Tuesday evening.
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Thomas M. “Tom” Kimbro, 78, passed away early Tuesday morning April 23, 2019 at Northwest Mississippi Medical Center in Clarksdale.
The family will receive friends on Friday, April 26, 2019, from 10 a.m. until service beginning at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Kimbro Funeral Home in Marks. Interment to follow in Marks Cemetery.
Connell Jackson, 89, a lifetime resident of Clarksdale, made her transition to life eternal with Christ on Tuesday, April 19, 2019.
Police activity reported Wednesday, April 24
* 500 block of Spruce Street. A purse and wallet were taken.
Police activity reported Tuesday, April 23
Attempted aggravated assault
Several Coahoma County businessmen learned of a new avenue Monday that they hope will lead them to grab a share of the millions of dollars being spent on utility projects within the state of Mississippi.
Louis Williams, 75, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.
He was born April 12, 1943, in Yazoo City.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Century Funeral Home Chapel in Clarksdale.
Arrangements are by Century Funeral Home.
Rickie Randall Henderson, 51, of Friars Point, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019.
Rickie was born June 24, 1967.
Rickie was known around the Friars Point community as a handyman and a barber. Rickie was a lifetime resident of Friars Point and a member of Mount Avery Missionary Baptist Church in Friars Point.
Local attorney Joe Gibbs has been practicing law for 48 years and received one of his biggest honors in February with a lifetime achievement award from the Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association during the annual meeting at the Embassy Suites in Ridgeland.
Danny “Kirk” O’Briant, 42, of Lexa, Ark., passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019, in Lexa.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Lexa Baptist Church with Brother Tommy Jacobs officiating. Visitation will be 10 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Curtis Butler, Jr., 56, of Nashville, Tenn., died Saturday, April 13, 2019, in Smyrna, Tenn.
A public viewing will be held Friday, April, 19, 2019, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Delta Burial Funeral Home at 615 S. State St. in Clarksdale.