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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.


Lillian Marier Borgognoni

Lillian Marier Borgognoni, 89, a retired Bookkeeper at the Woman's Clinic, died July 17, 2020 at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Visitation is 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday July 21, 2020 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Clarksdale. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Tuesday at St.




Tens of thousands of yellow and orange cosmos, bask in the Mississippi Delta sunshine on the banks of the Sunflower River in Martin Luther King Park this week. The flowers were planted this spring and have provided the perfect place for senior pictures, family picnics and for couples just looking for a pretty vista and a quiet moment. Contractor Tommy Walton said his crew was busy Tuesday building a walking trail in the park and added the flowers should be in full bloom over the next two weeks.

Liddell Houston

Liddell Houston, 63, born March 11, died.

Funeral services are noon Friday, July 24 with the Rev. L.C. Tyler officiating. Burial is at Roundaway Palestine Cemetery. Visitation is at Century Funeral Home noon to 5 p.m. Thursday, July 23.

Century Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Ruben Burch Jr.

Ruben Burch Jr., 73, of Lyon died July 16, 2020 at Northwest Regional Medical Center in Clarksdale.

Public viewing is 2 to 5 p.m. July 31, 2020 at Hornburger-Byas Funeral Home. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Aug. 1 at Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church in Blackhawk.  Burial follows at Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery.


Tatyana R. Anderson

Tatyana R. Anderson, 20, of Robinsonville died Jan. 22, 2020 at  Baptist Desoto in Southaven,. Public viewing is 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 31, 2020 at Hornburger-Byas Funeral Home. Funeral service is 2:30 p.m. Feb. 2, 2020 at Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Luster Tyler presiding. Burial follows at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.

Patricia Boyd Giles

Patricia Boyd Giles, 79, died Jan. 17, 2020, at Baptist Reynolds Hospice House in Collierville, Tenn. Visitation is 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020 at First Presbyterian Church in Clarksdale. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Presbyterian Church in Clarksdale with burial in the Oakridge Cemetery.


Michael Scott Monaghan

Michael Scott Monaghan, 66, a dispatcher at the University of Mississippi and former Clarksdale resident, died Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Baptist Hospital in Oxford.

Mike, who lived in Oxford, was an avid reader.