Gladys 'Gert' Earl Garmon

Gladys “Gert” Earl Garmon, 89, a retired teacher and resident of Pelahatchie, passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, at Baptist Hospital in Jackson.

Gert was a member of the Daughters of American Revolution.  She was also a member of Pelahatchie Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Young at Heart group. 

Mary Lee Wilder

Mary Lee Wilder, 84, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at the Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in Clarksdale.

A public viewing will be held Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Delta Burial funeral home , 615 S. State St. in Clarksdale.

George Harrison Beam

George Harrison Beam, 82, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at Baptist Hospital in Oxford.

After graduation from Sunflower High School in 1955, he began a career with South Central Bell, retiring in 1987 with 31 years of service.

Mable L. Stricklen

Mable L. Stricklen, 91, of Clarksdale, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at the Clarksdale Nursing Center.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Rich with the Rev. Jovell Young officiating.

There will be a public viewing prior to the funeral, beginning at 10 a.m.



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