J. T. Smith, 75, of Jackson County and George County, died March 1, 2008. J. T. was a former resident of Moss Point. He was born on Oct. 28, 1932, in Neshoba County. He coached baseball in Moss Point for 25 years, he was also a 32nd Degree Mason and a deacon at Heritage Baptist Church in George County. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Janet Smith; a son, Bobby Wayne Smith; parents, Jay and Grace Smith, of Beatline, Miss.; a sister, Lorene Smith; and one great-granddaughter, Hayleigh Harrell-Suthoff. Mr. Smith will be taken to Funeral Home in Philadelphia, Miss., with a grave-side service following at Beatline Baptist Church Cemetery in Neshoba County.
Mrs. Mary Dickinson, 52, of Richton, Miss., died March 2, 2008. She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl Dexter Thompkins
Mr. James Elwood Howell, age 70, of Lucedale, died March 3, 2008. Burial: Shady Grove Cemetery.
Miller Doris Holland, 69, of Lucedale, died March 3, 2008. Burial: Northside Baptist Church Cementry.
James Elwood Howell, 70, of Lucedale, died March 3, 2008.
lton Turner, 58, of Leakesville, died March 3, 2008.
Marion "Mace" Havard, 84, of Brandon, Miss., died March 6, 2008.
Lonnie Wayne Hare, 41, of Lucedale, died March 8, 2008.
Joe McDaniel, Jr., 80, of Lucedale, died March 9, 2008.
Rufus Bradley Churchwell, 66, of Lucedale, died March 10, 2008. Funeral services: Presbyterian Church.
Eva Dee Rogers Jodoin, a resident of Glen Oaks in Lucedale, formerly of Moss Point, died March 12, 2008. Mrs. Jodoin was born on Feb. 18, 1922, in Smith County, Miss. Mrs. Jodoin was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Jodoin; father, James C. Rogers; her mother, Emma Lee (Sartor) Rogers; sisters, Ernestine Shepperson, Hattie Ruth Johnson; nephew, Lester Shepperson; niece, Myrna Butler. Burial: Rosedale United Methodist Church Cemetery, Harleston, Miss.
Jessie Bouchee, 76, of Lucedale, died March 12, 2008. Interment will be held at Sandy Branch Cemetery, Lucedale.
Mrs. Lottie R. Howell, 96, of Lucedale, died March 17, 2008.
Mr. Oscar Lavelle Harrell, 65, of Lucedale, died March 18, 2008. Svc: FH Chapel.