Obituaries

James Glovery Garrison

James Glovery Garrison, 78, who was retired from North Delta Compress, died July 12, 2018, at Diversicare of Batesville.

A visitation and funeral services were held Tuesday July 17, 2018, at Meredith-Nowell Chapel in Clarksdale with burial in the Memorial Gardens.


Danny Matthew Garrison

Danny Matthew Garrison, 64, of Tillatoba, a retired mechanic, died July 5, 2018.

Visitation was held Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale. Graveside services were Tuesday at Memorial Gardens in Clarksdale with burial in the Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Garrison was a very loving, dear man.



James Ronald Mitchell

James Ronald Mitchell, 82, died July 11, 2018, at The Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo following a valiant battle with cancer.

He was born Aug. 5, 1935, in Hollandale to J.R. and Gladys Bowlin Mitchell.


Susie Wright

Susie Groves Wright, 71, died on Monday, July 16, 2018, at Walter B. Crook Nursing Home in Ruleville.

She was born on Jan. 4, 1947, in Clarksdale, to the late Otis Allen and Jimmie Mae Neal Groves.

She was retired from the Mississippi Department of Corrections as a security guard.




Ruby Maurice Gordon Willis

Ruby Maurice Gordon Willis, 82, died at her home in Stewart on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

She was born in Coahoma County on April 27, 1936, to Odes Lee and Ruby Corinne Robertson Gordon.

She was a retired employee of Choctaw County Schools and a retired seamstress.






Joani Karololine Howell

Joani Karololine Howell, 39, received her angel wings on Friday, May 4, 2018, at her home in Memphis, Tenn.

Joani was welcomed on this earth by her parents, Joey and Lawanda Howell of Sardis, on Oct. 28, 1979.

She was a native of Batesville and attended South Panola High School.



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