Obituaries

Richard Dukes

CLINTON, Md. — On Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, Richard Dukes of Clinton Md., formerly of Moorhead,  went home to be with the Lord where he joins father, Lester Dukes Sr. and his brothers, Larry Dukes and Lester Dukes Jr.

Kenneth E. Woodard Jr.

LONG BEACH — NC1 Kenneth E. Woodard Jr., U.S. Navy, Ret., age 74, of Long Beach, peacefully passed away Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Biloxi Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Ticonderoga, N.Y., and was a longtime resident of Long Beach.

Ruth Willis Pittman

Services for Ruth Willis Pittman of Indianola will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Dillon Funeral Home in Indianola.
Ms. Pittman, 85, died Sunday, Feb. 28, 2015, at Allegiance Hospital in Greenville.

Lynette Furniss

BYRAM — Services for Lynette Kent Furniss of Byram were at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Chancellor Funeral Home in Byram with visitation two hours prior to the service. Graveside services followed at 3 p.m. in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Clarksdale.

Jessie M. Elmore

Services for Jessie M. Elmore of Indianola were at 11 a.m. Saturday at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Indianola.
Ms. Elmore, 85, died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015.

Shateria Diggs

PINE BLUFF, Ark. — Services for Shateria Diggs of Pine Bluff, Ark., will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Greater Jerusalem Church of God in Christ in Indianola.
Ms. Diggs, 24, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.

Tommy Mills

Tommy Mills, 86, of Indianola, formerly of Pascagoula, died Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, in Shreveport, La., surrounded by his loved ones.

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