Obituaries

Charles E. Taylor

Charles E. Taylor, 52, of Lyon died Dec. 3, 2019 at Methodist South in Memphis. Public viewing is from 2 to 5 p.m. Dec. 13, 2019 at Hornburger Byas Funeral Home. Funeral service is 11 a.m. Dec. 14, 2019 at Great View Baptist Church in Quitman County with Pastor Andre Ramsey presiding. Burial follows at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Lyon.




Ida Mae Hayes

Ida Mae Hayes, 82, of Greenwood died Nov. 27, 2019 at Northwest Mississippi Medical Center in Clarksdale. She was born Aug. 10, 1937.


William Glenn Willard, Jr.

William Glenn Willard, Jr., 72, died on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at Peter's Reef, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman, while scuba diving with his family. Visitation will be at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. with the funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. at Oakhurst Baptist Church in Clarksdale.



Robert Harvey Waller Jr.

Robert Waller, 77, of Clarksdale, passed away on November 26, 2109, at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland. Visitation was 1 to 2 p.m. Nov. 30, 2019, at Ray Funeral Home with a Celebration of Life Service following immediately after with Brother James Kellum officiating. A burial followed at 3 p.m.


Elizabeth Virginia Liberty

Elizabeth Virginia Liberty, 91, of Jonestown died Nov. 22, 2019 at Alliance Speciality Hospital in Greenville. She was born Aug. 12, 1928. Funeral service is 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Jonestown with the Rev. Emanuel Lackey presiding. Burial is at St. James Cemetery in Jonestown.



Lueallar Pryor

Lueallar Pryor, 97, of Clarksdale died Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 at Clarksdale Nursing Center.

A family visitation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, 2019 and a public viewing will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at Delta Burial Funeral Home on 615 South State St. in Clarksdale.


Richard Hall, Jr.

Minister Richard Hall, Jr. formerly of Clarksdale expired Nov. 5, 2019 in Benton Harbor, Michigan.

A candlelight visual will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019 at Coahoma Community College in the Magnolia Room.



Christine (Tina) Dampier McGee

Christine (Tina) Dampier McGee, 66, of Cordova, Tenn. died Nov. 16, 2019 at her residence. Public viewing is 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 at Hornburger Byas Funeral Home. Funeral service is 11 a.m. Nov. 23,2019 at New Beginning M.B. Church in Clarksdale. The pastor will be announced later.


Modena Taylor Buchanan

Modena Taylor Buchanan, 91, of Marks died Nov. 9, 2019 in Sanford, Fla. Public viewing is from 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 at Hornburger Byas Funeral Home. Funeral service is noon Nov. 23, 2019 at Valley Queen M.B. Church in Marks with the Rev. Bernard Handy presiding. Burial follows at Belleview Family Cemetery in Hinchcliffe.


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