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J. P. Carpenter
J. P Carpenter, 68, passed away November 12, 2020. Graveside services were 11 a.m. Saturday, November 21, 2020 at Hopewell P. B. Church Cemetery. Visitation was Friday, November 20, 2020vat the Mortuary. Smith’s Mortuary, Boligee, directing.
Emma Croom
Graveside funeral service for Emma Croom of York, who passed away Sunday, November 15, 2020 at Rush Foundation Hospital, Meridian, Miss., was11 a.m. Friday, November 20, 2020 at Home Mission Cemetery in York. Rev. Jonathan Bird officiated. McInnis Mortuary of Livingston was entrusted with all arrangements. Public viewing and visitation was Thursday, November 19, 2020 at McInnis Mortuary in Livingston.
Left to cherish her memory are three children Ann Croom, Alice Croom and Michael Croom; along with her grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
Agnes Ward Rodgers
Celebration of life services were held on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 12 p.m. at Mt. Mariah Baptist Church, Ward, with Pastor Dock Lake, officiating.
Agnes Ward Rodgers was born on July 17, 1927 to the late Joe Eddie Ward and Irene Ward. She departed this earthly life on November 7, 2020. Realizing early in life that a person cannot forever live on this earth, and that death must come to all mortals, she sought Jesus as her personal Saviour and confessed her belief at an early age. She joined the Mt. Mariah Baptist Church where she remained faithful until her death.
She was married to Eddie G. Rodgers and to that union was twelve children. Ronald Lee James, Henry Fredrick Rodgers, George Eddie James and Jeanette Octavia Ward all preceded her in death.
She leaves to cherish her memory four daughters Dorothy James of Inkster, Mich.; Barbara Graves, Jacksonville, Fla.; Shirley (Michael) Cooke, Mobile; Sherry (Eddie) Harris, Tuscaloosa; and Ruby Rodgers of Butler; four sons Eddie G. Rodgers, Jr., Pennington; Larry (Glynis) Rodgers, Pennington; LaBaron (Tammy) Rodgers, Pennington, and Eric (Diedre) Rodgers, Tuscaloosa; a host of grandchildren, great grand-children, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Celebration of life services rendered by Weatherly-Studdard Memorial Funeral Home, Butler.
Sharon Scruggs
Sharon Scruggs, 72, of Pennington, passed at her residence on November 11, 2020. A private memorial will be held at a later date.
William H. Tolliver
Graveside funeral service for William H. Tolliver of Las Vegas, Nev., formerly of Livingston, who passed away, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 in Las Vegas, will be noon, Friday, November 27, 2020 at Pine Grove Cemetery in Livingston. Rev. Mitchell Carter and Rev. Roger Tolliver will officiate. McInnis Mortuary of Livingston is entrusted with all arrangements.
Left to cherish his memory are two sons; Laron Tolliver and Laryion Tolliver along with his many other relatives and friends.
Ruthie Washington
Graveside funeral service for Ruthie Washington of Livingston who passed away, Thursday, November 12, 2020 at her residence was 11 a.m. Saturday, November 21, 2020 at May Cemetery in the Prospect Community of Livingston. Rev. Robert Pearce, Jr., officiated. McInnis Mortuary of Livingston was entrusted with all arrangements. Public viewing and visitation was Friday, November 20, 2020 at McInnis Mortuary in Livingston.
Those left to cherish her Memory are: her son James (Dornetha) Moore; sister Willie Pearl Coleman; brother Albert Moore; two grandchildren, Jeremy Moore and Timothy (Dianna) Moore; her two great grandchildren and her many other relatives and friends.