Christine Penny Boykins

Christine Penny Boykins, 85, of Clarksdale, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2018.

Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, from noon to 4 p.m. at Royal Funeral Home at 507 Ashton Ave. in Clarksdale, followed by a family hour from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. 

A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at 11 a.m. at the Bell Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 831 Garfield St. in Clarksdale, with the Rev. Matthew Terrell officiating.

Burial will follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.

Royal Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


A senior at Coahoma County High School and collegiate prospect, Shuniia Wrenn is at the top of... READ MORE


Curtis Butler, Jr., 56, of Nashville, Tenn., died Saturday, April 13, 2019, in Smyrna, Tenn.