DeSoto County Obituaries

  • Julia “Opal” Williams
    HERNANDO — The funeral service for Julia “Opal” Williams, 92, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday with visitation starting at 10 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Church in Eudora. Interment will be in the Trinity cemetery. The family will receive friends at a catered reception Today from 5 until 8 p.m. at Hernando Funeral Home. She […]
  • Clara Emma Freeman
    SOUTHAVEN — The memorial service for Clara Emma Freeman, 79, will be at 2 p.m. today at the Lake Forest in Walls. Freeman was a member of the Torchbearer Sunday School class at Longview Heights Baptist Church. Freeman died April 16 at her home in Southaven. She leaves daughters, Vicki Nevill of Southaven, Deborah Knudsen […]
  • Inez Dowdy Burr
    NESBIT — The funeral service for Inez Dowdy Burr, 81, will be Wednsesay at 2 p.m. at Forest Hill South with visitation from 5 to 7 p.m. today. Interment will be in Forest Hill South Cemetery. Burr died April 13 at Methodist-Olive Branch. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Nesbit.  She is […]
  • Elijah Hunter Williams
    HERNANDO – The funeral service for Elijah Hunter Williams, 19 months old, was Wednesday at Kingsway Christian Church in Germantown, Tenn. Hernando Funeral Home had charge. Interment was in Hernando Memorial Park. The infant died April 5. He leaves his mother, Katrina Grace Williams; father, Daniel Brent Corp; grandparents, Kathleen Craig “KC” Raines, Stacie Thomas, […]
  • Terry “Glenn” Welch II
    MARION, Ohio – A catered reception for the family and friends of Terry “Glenn” Welch II, who died March 19, will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, after which a memorial service will take place at Hernando Funeral Home. Welch was preceded in death by his son, Terry Glenn Welch III; father, Terry Glenn […]
  • Mary Sue Cleveland Wiggins
    HERNANDO — The funeral service for Mary Sue Cleveland Wiggins, 66, was Monday at Hernando Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Grays Creek Cemetery. Wiggins died March 21. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde R. Wiggins Jr. She leaves her children, Clyde R. Wiggins III and Tonya Wiggins both of Hernando; sister, […]
  • James Ronald Williams
    COLDWATER — The funeral service for James Ronald Williams, 82, formerly of Southaven, will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Lifepoint Church in Senatobia where he was a member with interment in DeSoto Memorial Gardens. Visitation will start at 1:30 p.m. at the church. Williams died March 19. He was an Army veteran of the […]
  • Brenda G. Pittman
    OLIVE BRANCH — The family will receive friends in honor of Brenda G. Pittman, 59, born Dec. 5, 1954 in Memphis, from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch with refreshments provided by the funeral home. Pittman died March 16. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Pittman […]
  • Mark Jay Driver
    SOUTHAVEN — The memorial service for Mark Jay Driver, 51, will at 2 p.m. Sunday at Colonial Hills Church in Southaven. Visitation will follow the service. Driver died March 12. He graduated from Hernando High School and earned his degree from the University of Southern Mississippi. He was one of the founders of the Fraternity […]