Kathleen Avant Dew

Kathleen Avant Dew, 59, a homemaker and resident of Lyon, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at the Northwest Mississippi Medical Center in Clarksdale.

Survivors include her husband of 43 years, Mike Dew of Lyon; her mother, Birdie Hughes Avant of Clarksdale; a brother, Randy Avant of Lyon; and a sister, July Ann Avant of Clarksdale.

Sean Maury Clark

Sean Maury Clark, 64, a retired master concrete cutter and formerly of Clarksdale, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019, at his home in Nesbit.

Sean Clark was a loving man. He enjoyed anything outdoors.

Norris D. Holly

Norris D. Holly, 63, of Friars Point, died Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at his home.

A public viewing was held Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Delta Burial Funeral Home at 615 S. State St. in Clarksdale.

A funeral service was held Sunday, April 14, 2019, at The Pinnacle on the Coahoma Community College campus.

Vernon Ladell Gray

Vernon Ladell Gray, 57, of Clarksdale, died Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at his home.

A public viewing was held Friday, April 12, 2019, at Delta Burial Funeral Home at 615 S. State St. in Clarksdale.

George William McDaniel

George William McDaniel, 87, of West Plains, Mo., formerly of Mountain Home, Ark., and Clarksdale, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019, in West Plains.

He was born Sept. 18, 1931, to the late George Homer and Lona Vice McDaniel in Barton, Ark.

Charles Alfred Rutledge

Charles Alfred Rutledge, 89, of Clarksdale, passed away in the comfort of his home surrounded by his family on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

Charles was a proud graduate of Vanderbilt University and remained a loyal fan of the Vanderbilt Commodores through thick and thin (… mostly thin).

Marion Larry Antici

Marion Larry Antici, 69, a retired salesman for Dalton's Furniture, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019, at his home in Duncan.

Mr. Antici was a member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his grandchildren.

Herbert H. Toler, Sr.

Herbert H. Toler, Sr., 87, died Thursday, April 4, 2019, in Dallas.

Visitation will be held Friday, April 12, 2019, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Century Funeral Home at 506 Aston Ave. in Clarksdale and on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 9 to 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Mound Bayou.



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