Obituaries

Robert Peter Hairston

Robert Peter Hairston, the youngest child of George Henry and Estelle Gholson Hairston Sr., died Friday, March 13, 2015, at his home of 63 years on Riven Oak Farms near Silver City.  Peter was born November 19, 1928, in Yazoo City and grew up in Silver City.  He graduated fro

Willard Boggan

Visitation will be held at Northminster Baptist Church Tuesday, February 17, from 9:30 until 11 a.m., with a service following at 11 a.m. for Dr. Willard Boggan.

Yvonne D. Williams

A Requiem Mass will be held February 23, 10 a.m. at St. Richard Catholic Church for Yvonne D. Williams of Jackson. Visitation will be at St. Richard’s Sunday, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Monday at 9 a.m.

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