Obituaries

Emil Leo Nick Jr.

Memorial services were held September 2 at Boone Funeral Home for Emil Leo Nick Jr. Emil passed away August 29. He was the son of the late Emil Leo Nick Sr. and Adeline Fury Nick of Greenville.

Dorothy Ann Stricklin Lee

Dorothy Ann Stricklin Lee passed away August 29. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11 a.m. September 1, with funeral services immediately following at Galloway United Methodist Church. Dot was born on January 14, 1932. She was a native of Meehan Junction, daughter of Roscoe and Annie Stricklin, and raised in Newton and Laurel.

Luther G. Beaver Jr.

Services were held August 26 at Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church for Luther Galloway Beaver Jr. Luther, 82, died August 22 at St. Dominic's with family by his side.

He was born in Jackson, the son of the late Ruth Watkins Beaver and Luther Galloway Beaver Sr. on September 26, 1934.

John Roy Wilkes III

Services were held August 21 at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Cathedral for John Roy Wilkes III.

Roy Wilkes always said “life is for the living” and he lived his to the fullest. Roy died August 17 at the age of 81.

Bernard Andrew Holman

A Mass of Christian Burial was held August 19 at St. Richard Catholic Church for Bernard “Bernie” Andrew Holman. Father John Bond officiated.

Bernie Holman passed away peacefully August 14, at St. Dominic’s Hospital after an extended illness.

Jeffie Dee Carter

Services will be held at Covenant Presbyterian Church, August 7 at 2 p.m., preceded by visitation from 12:30 to 2 p.m. for Jeffie Dee Carter. Burial will be in Parkway Memorial Cemetery.

Sara Jane Westmoreland Mitchell

Sara Jane Westmoreland Mitchell died Friday, July 28, at home at the age of 79.

The funeral service will be held at First Presbyterian Church in Pascagoula, Monday, July 31. Visitation will be at noon with the service following at 1 p.m. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 1 at Magnolia Cemetery in Batesville.

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