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Pearlie Maddox

Pearlie Maddox, 67, born in November 1952, died in Memphis, Tenn.

Funeral services are 11 a.m. Friday, July 31 with Pastor Hemphill officiating. Graveside is at McLaurin Memorial Garden. Visitation is 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, July 30 at Century Funeral Home.

Century Funeral Home is handling arrangements.



Jimmie Monroe Pierce

Jimmie Monroe Pierce, 102, a retired farmer from Alligator, died Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Methodist Central Memphis, Tenn. Graveside services are 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Clarksdale. Meredith Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.



Jeffery Gooch

Jeffery Gooch, 53, born in May 1967, died in Batesville.

Funeral services are 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2 with the Rev. Powell officiating. Graveside is at McLaurin Memorial Garden. Visitation is noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1 at Century Funeral Home.

Century Funeral Home is handling arrangements.


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Willie Mae Edwards

Willie Mae Edwards, 62, of Clarksdale died Friday, July 25, 2020 at home.

A viewing will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020 at Delta Burial Funeral Home in Clarksdale.

A graveside service will be held at 1;30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020 at McLaurin Memorial Garden in Clarksdale.





CECHS tells start of school plans, policy

By JOSH TROY / PRESS REGISTER,

 

The plan is Coahoma Early College High School students to attend school in person twice a week and have online learning every Monday for the 2020-21 school year.

CECHS principal Cloretha Jamison outlined the hybrid model she will use in response to the coronavirus pandemic during the Coahoma Community College and CECHS board meeting Monday morning.


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George Henderson

George Henderson, 74, of Detroit, Mich. died Jan. 15, 2020 at Harper Hospital in Detroit, Mich.  At 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 public viewing was at Mt. Ary Missionary Baptist Church followed by funeral service at noon with Pastor Michael Moore presiding. Burial followed at Church Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to





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Josephine Magsby

Josephine Magsby, 67, of Friars Point, died Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Baptist Desoto Hospital in Southaven.

A public viewing was held Friday, March 15, 2019, at Delta Burial Funeral Home and a funeral service was held Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Thompson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Lula with pastor Earl Myles presiding.


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