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Will L. Davis, 70, of Shelby

Will L. Davis, 70, of Shelby died Monday, April 17, 2017, at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Shiloh M.B. Church in Shelby with Rev. James Miller officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Green Memorial Garden in Shelby. Visitation…

Roosevelt “Jessie” Hunt, 62, of Renova

Roosevelt “Jessie” Hunt, 62, of Renova died Friday, April 21, 2017, at his home. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017, at First Baptist Church in Merigold with Pastor Bobby Williams officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Renova. Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m.…

Shaquita Young, 30, of Memphis, TN

Shaquita Young, 30, of Memphis, TN, died April 14, 2017, in Memphis. Funeral service was at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at Byas Funeral Home Chapel in Cleveland. Burial followed in Delta Heights Cemetery in Cleveland. Survivors include son Quashun Young of Memphis; daughter Jamaya Brown of Memphis; brother…

Tommie Jean Davis, 52, of Hemet, CA, formerly of Cleveland

Tommie Jean Davis, 52, of Hemet, CA, formerly of Cleveland, died Sunday, April 16, 2017, at her home. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church in Cleveland with Apostle Dr. Linda Gary officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery in…

Booker T. Hodges Jr., 72

Booker T. Hodges Jr., 72, died April 21, 2017, at his home. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017, at New Kingdom Baptist Church with Pastor Louis Keaton officiating. Burial will be in Delta Height Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Friday, April 28,…

Polly Jo Morgan Martin, 81, of Madison

Polly Jo Morgan Martin, 81, of Madison passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at her home. Graveside service will be held Thursday, April 27, 2017, at 2 p.m. in the Parkway Memorial Cemetery in Ridgeland. Polly was born February 15, 1936, to Mart and Pauline Morgan in Petal. She was…

Archie Lee Spicer, 65

Archie Lee Spicer, 65, died April 23, 2017, at Cleveland Nursing Home. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Holy Grove M.B. Church with Pastor Bettye Ann Hamilton officiating. Burial will in Drew Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Friday, April 28, 2017, at…

Percy Harris, 92

Percy Harris, 92, died April 19, 2017, at Joy Health & Rehab in Cleveland. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Greater New Kingdom M.B. Church with Pastor Randolf Seals Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Westlawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m.…

Judy Walker Lee, 69, of Indianola

Judy Walker Lee, 69, of Indianola passed away on April 24, 2017, at Delta Regional Medical Center. She was born on November 23, 1947, to Ira Everett Walker and Laudie Lee Weatherly who both preceded her in death. She is survived by her husband of 44 years S.K. Lee of…

B.T. Wigley Jr., 75 of Gainesville, FL

B.T. Wigley Jr., 75 of Gainesville, FL, passed away Monday, April 24, 2017. He was born April 8, 1942, in Robersonville, NC, to Burnley T. and Charlotte M. Dickerson Wigley Sr. He grew up in the Mississippi Delta and loved to drive tractors and in 1959 he won the National…