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Tommye Lue Dabbs Barry

It is with great sadness that the family of Tommye Lue Dabbs Barry announces her passing after a brief illness, on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at the young age of 95.  Tommye Lue will be lovingly remembered by her sons, Rick Barry and wife Cheri, and Lou Barry and wife Kelly.  H

Wanda Avera

Wanda Avera, 72, of Quitman, Ms, passed away on July 14, 2018, at her residence. She was born on February 5, 1946, to Odis and Louisa (Cain) Flurry in George County, MS.

Jeanette Robinson

Jeanette Robinson, 86, of Stonewall, MS, passed away on July 14, 2018, at her residence. She was born on October 4, 1931, to William and Pearl Aldridge in Hazelhurst, MS.


Eugene Johnson

Eugene Johnson, 66, of Quitman, ms, passed away on December 25, 2017, at Anderson's Hospital. He was born on October 23, 1951, to X.L.  and Reatha (Dikes) Johnson in Butler, AL.


jail docket

• Jamarcus Davis, 26, bm, arrested by DOC for probation violation

• Jeffery Lee Peden, 24, wm, arrested by CCSO for driving with suspended license

• Kimberly Laine Tumey, 35, wf, arrested by CCSO for suspended license

Billy Joe Phillips

Billy Joe Phillips, 73, of Meridian, MS, passed away on May 7, 2017, at his residence.  
He was born on September 8, 1943, to Emmitt and Lola (Jacobs) Phillips in Clarke County, MS. He was a veteran of U.S. Army.

Marie Roberts

Marie Roberts, 79, of Vossburg, passed away on January 26, 2017 at Comfort Care Nursing Home in Laurel, MS. She was born on July 2, 1937 to L. G. and Junie (McCord) Boulton in Newton County, MS.

Ethel Mae Tucker

Ethel Mae Tucker, 82, of Quitman, passed away on December 17, 2016 at Lakeside Living Center. 

She was born on April 18, 1934 to John and Ruby (Godwin) Smith in Snell, MS.


Steve McKenna, 79, of Pachuta, Mississippi, passed away peacefully on Sunday,

January 28, 2018 at the Rush Foundation Hospital. Born in Pritchard, Alabama to William Duncan McKenna and Lillie Saxon McKenna.