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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.


Milton Hardiman

Milton Hardiman, 64, died Friday, April 5, 2019, at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

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 11 a.m. to noon at St. Mark Baptist Church in Webb.



Roosevelt Brassell

Roosevelt Brassell, 59, of Jonestown, died Friday, April  5, 2019, at his home.

A public viewing will be held Friday, April 12, 2019, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Delta Burial Funeral Home at 615 S. State St. in Clarksdale.


Melvin Croom

Melvin Croom, 56, of Jackson, died Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at University Medical Center in Jackson.

A public viewing will be held Friday, April 12, 2019, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Delta Burial Funeral Home at 615 S. State St. in Clarkdale.



Dr. John Howard Douglas

Dr. John Howard Douglas, 92, a retired dentist who had an office in Clarksdale for 20 years, died peacefully Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. 

He was born Oct. 6, 1926, in Goodman, where he was reared and graduated high school.  He was the son of the late Howard and Allein Waits Douglas.



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