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Monday, 11 September 2017 11:29

Walter, R. Freeman, Jr.

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Walter R. Freeman, Jr., 79 of Brookhaven, died on September 10, 2017 at Countrybrook Living Center.



He was born on March 15, 1938



He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.



Preceding him in death were his parents, Walter, R. Freeman Sr., and Ruth Freeman;

brothers, John Freeman and L.B. Freeman.



Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Teresa M. Freeman; sons, Danny Wayne Freeman, Timothy Freeman,

Jeff Montgomery, Adam Montgomery, Arthur Montgomery and Joseph Montgomery;

daughters, Lisa Freeman, Francis Montgomery, Janie Martin, Gracie Montgomery and Madison Freeman;

sisters Marylee Vandercrift, Daisy Freeman, Gladys Moak,. He is also survived by 21 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.



In lieu of flowers that family ask that you make donations to help with the cost of his funeral.


Friday, 08 September 2017 13:02

Frances Rushell Duval

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Funeral services for Mrs. Frances Duval will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, September 10, 2017

at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with interment in Riverwood Memorial Park.

Visitation is from 5:00-8:00 p.m., Saturday, September 9 at Riverwood.


Mrs. Frances Rushell Duval, 77, of Brookhaven, passed away, September 7, 2017 at

her residence. She was born on August 31, 1940, in Utica, MS to David Cecil Randle, Sr.

and Francis Marsh Randle. She was a member of First Assembly of God.


She is preceded in death by her husband, Milton Duval, Sr., her parents,

and step daughter, Glenda Thomas.


Those left to cherish her memory are her son, Shane Patrick Duval and wife Kasie;

brother D.C. Randle, Jr.; nephews, Josh and Jason Randle; and her two grandchildren,

Matt Thomas, and Wyatt Duval. She is also survived by a host of other loving family

members and friends.


Wednesday, 06 September 2017 15:06

Baby Camille Leslie Jones

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Graveside Service: 11:00 am Saturday, September 9, 2017


Faith Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery



Wednesday, 06 September 2017 15:05

Mary Alice Case Calcote Floyd

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Services for Mrs. Mary Alice Case Calcote Floyd, of Baton Rouge is 2:00 pm Friday,

September 8, 2017 at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with burial at Rosehill Cemetery.


Visitation is also Friday from 12:00-2:00 pm



Mrs. Mary Alice Case Calcote Floyd, died on September 6, 2017 at Baton Rouge General Hospital.
She was born on January 19, 1937 to Clarence C. Case and Hallie Vaughn Case.

She was a loving mother, grandmother and homemaker to not only her children and family,

but also her childrens’ friends (her “extended family”) whom she loved as her own.

She was a devout Christian and accomplished cook, spending many years

serving her loved ones, her labor of love in the food she prepared.

Her greatest enjoyment was spending time with loved ones, and her love for her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ

Preceding her in death were her parents; brother, Marcel Case; sons, Lloyd Mike Calcote, Jr. and Kelly C. Calcote.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Hallie Suzette Calcote Davis and husband Walter;

2 grandchildren, Ashley Deaton and husband Casey and Kelly Christina Tilton and husband Matt. S

he is also survived by 5 great grandchildren, Avery, Riley, Zachary Deaton and Caleb Stickley and Jaxon Tilton.


Wednesday, 06 September 2017 15:05

James Jones

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Tuesday, 05 September 2017 11:41

Baby Levi Johnson

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Services for Levi will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at Topisaw Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Topisaw Baptist Church Cemetery.


Baby Levi was born on August 31, 2017 and called home on September 1, 2017 at University Medical Center in Jackson, MS. During his short visit,

he touched the lives of all who had the opportunity to meet him. He was loved dearly, and will be missed by all who knew him.


Those left to cherish his memory are his parents, Richard Jordan Johnson and Lindsay Erin Johnson; sisters, Kaylnn Leigh Johnson

and Leah Joanna Johnson; his twin brother, Richard Job Johnson; and grandparents, Nathan and Alice Johnson, and Danny and Cheri Altman.




Tuesday, 05 September 2017 08:50

Patricia Cain Fournet

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Patricia Cain Fournet peacefully entered the gates of heaven on Aug. 30, 2017 with her family by her side in Lake Jackson, TX.  

She was born Jan. 30, 1939 in Brookhaven, MS to Hiram Gordon & Audrey Pauline Cain Sr.


Patricia attended high school in Brookhaven, MS & became a proud member of the graduating class of '57 forming lifelong friendships with her classmates.  

She attended Co-Lin Community College in Wesson, MS receiving her associate's degree.  She continued her education throughout her life

attending Brazosport College in Lake Jackson, TX & later LSU in Baton Rouge, LA becoming a devoted Tiger's fan. 


She married the late Elwood Bowlin of Liberty, Ms in 1960.  They started a family in Port Allen, LA having

2 children- Jeffrey Jay & Stacy Ann Bowlin who became the focus of her life. They relocated their family to Lake Jackson, TX

where she continued raising her children providing them with a childhood filled with love. 


In 1975 she began a long career with the Dow Chemical Company in Freeport, Tx in their accounting department. 

She later transferred to the Louisiana division in Plaquemine, LA to finish out her career.


She took great pleasure in being a member of many professional & social organizations including

Professional Secretaries International  (PSI) serving as President of the Baton Rouge Chapter, the Baton Rouge Caledonian Society,

the Baton Rouge Garden club, the Red Hat society & many others.


She had a passion for travel & loved to explore the world.  Her extensive travels including a tour of Europe in 2000

where she saw the Passion Play, a month long tour of Scotland to explore her heritage, Canada where she had high tea

at the Empress Hotel in Victoria to name a few.


Her greatest pleasure came later with her grandchildren & then her great grandchildren.  If you knew

Pat you knew all about her grandchildren's activities & accomplishments but most recently the light of her life

was her great grandchildren Brooke, Payton & Maddox.


Greeting her in heaven her beloved son Jeffrey Jay Bowlin, her parents & brothers Hiram Gordon Cain, Jr & John P. Cain.


Left to cherish her memory daughter Stacy Bowlin Baggett & son-in-law Zane Baggett of Richwood, TX

grandsons Jonathan Baggett & wife Tonia of Angleton, TX, Jeffrey Baggett of Richwood, TX granddaughters Jalyn Bowlin of Alvin, TX,

Jamie Baggett of Richwood, TX, great granddaughters Brooke & Payton Baggett & great grandson Maddox Sambrano,  

brother Walter Cain & wife Melissa of Addis, LA, sisters Alice Cain Gill & husband Robert L. of Brookhaven, MS,

Jennifer Cain Davis & husband Robert L. of Columbia, SC, sister-in-law Bonnie Cain of Brookhaven, MS & many nieces & nephews she cherished. 


 A memorial service to honor her life is planned on Sept. 9, 2017 in her hometown of Brookhaven MS

at the First Assembly of God Church 226 N. Second St. The Church will open at 10:00 with services

officiated by Ed Jones beginning at 11:00. A brief graveside service will follow immediately at Rose Hill cemetery. 

The family request you join them after the service for lunch & visitation in the fellowship hall at the church.


Friday, 01 September 2017 08:19

Keith Brothern Sr

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Mr. Keith Brothern Sr., 46 of Brookhaven, died on August 30, 2017 at Merit Health Central in Jackson.


He was born on May 31, 1971 to Ralph Herman Banks and Lorraine Brothern Banks.
He enjoyed baseball, fishing and hunting.


Preceding him in death were his uncle, Joe Banks, Jr. grandmothers, Clemetine Banks and Beulah Mae Evans;

grandfathers, Joe Banks Sr. and John Pendelton and his great grandmother, Queen Ester Brothern; great grandfather, Dempsey Brothern.



Those left to cherish his memory are his parents; wife, Rosevette Brothern; son, Keith Brothern Jr.;

daughter, Makia Brothern; brothers, Kevin Brothern, Kenneth Brothern, Ralph Brothern, Joshua Banks, Anthony Brothern;

sister, Katina Burns and he is also survived by his two grandchildren, Zaquenveyon Brown and Ke’shawn Brothern.




Family will hold services 11:00 am Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Della Green Missionary Baptist Church.



Wednesday, 30 August 2017 09:12

Sherrill George Case

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Services for Sherrill George Case, of Brookhaven are 2:00 pm Saturday September 2, 2017

at Riverwood Family Funeral Service with burial at Hawkins Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is also Saturday from 11:00 am until time of service.



Mr. Sherrill George Case, 79, died on August 29, 2017 at his residence.


He was born on January 15, 1938.


He was a member of Hawkins Chapel United Methodist Church and was retired from Thames & Eady Flooring.


Preceding him in death were his parents; Dewey & Ruby Phillips Case; sisters, Nell Case Dickey; Maurice Case Franklin

and brother, Gerald Case.



Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Susan Thames Case; daughter, Tammy Case Wilkinson and husband Roger;

sisters, Virginia Case Wilson and Rose Case Wallace.


He is also survived by granddaughter, Brittany Wilkinson Prestridge and husband Grant and great granddaughter,

Cheyenne Elizabeth Prestridge special nephew that was like a son, Kyle Franklin; step-granddaughters,

Heather Atwood and husband Michael and step great granddaughter, Gracie Rae Hutchinson. And a host of nieces and nephews




Sunday, 27 August 2017 16:04

Alan Wayne Richardson

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Alan Wayne Richardson, 68, of Brookhaven, died August 27, 2017 at his residence.


He was born on May 15, 1949 to Charles and Verna Richardson.


He was owner and president of Tri-Co Financial in Brookhaven and he enjoyed playing golf and fishing.



He was preceded in death by his father.


Those left to cherish his memory are his mother; son, Cody Richardson; brother, Bruce Richardson and wife Brenda

and Charles Richardson; sister, Sandra Hoolahan and husband Louis and a host of nieces and nephews.


There will be a private memorial service at a later date.



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