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Vera Moore Lucas

Vera Moore Lucas, 94, of Quitman, passed away on July 24, 2017 at Fisher House in Meridian, MS. 

She was born on January 1, 1923 to Alfred and Exie (Owen) Moore in Quitman, MS.

Harry N. Thead

Harry N. Thead, 89, of  Ellisville, MS died Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, MS. He was born Sunday, March 18, 1928 in Theadville, MS.


John McDonald

A Celebration of Life Service for John McDonald will be held Thursday, July 20, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at Barnett Independent Church in Pachuta, Mississippi (approximately 4 miles south of Pachuta on Highway 11).

Arrest records

• Harvey Jones, 45, arrested by CCSO for possession in a dry county

• Grady Everett, 41, bm, arrested by CCSO for possession of marijuana with intent, improper equipment

• James Chambers, 20, bm, arrested by CCSO for suspended driver’s license, no seatbelt

Arrest records

• Mandy McLain, 34, wf, arrested by CCSO for trespassing

• Artegas Deshawn Nelson, 21, bm, arrested by MHP for speeding, possession marijuana, possession of liquor and possession of beer

• Michael McCord, 22, wm, arrested by QPD for vagrancy