All Obituaries


Carolyn Barnes Melton


Carolyn Barnes Melton, 71, passed away Thursday, March 23, 2017, at her residence in Walnut. Services will be on Sunday March 26 at 2 PM at New Covenant Christian Assembly. Visitation will be on...

Norman Franklin Melton


 Norman Franklin Melton, 69, resident of the Tiplersville Community, passed away Thursday morning March 23, 2017 at Diversicare Retirement Center in Ripley after a brief...

Justin DeMarco Johnson


Justin DeMarco Johnson, 27, a resident of the Ripley Community and a much loved son, brother, grandson, nephew and cousin, passed away Monday morning March 20, 2017 at his residence of natural...

Faye Montgomery


Faye Montgomery, 87, passed away March 16, 2017 in Memphis. Graveside services will be at 1 PM Saturday, March 25 in Chapman Cemetery. Local arrangements will be provided by The Ripley Funeral...

William Seth "Bill" Holbrook


William "Bill" Seth Holbrook, 83, passed away March 16, 2017. He was born in Ashland, Mississippi. He was a veteran of the United States Army and attended Northwest College in Senatobia,...

Jerome Kanieski


Jerome Kanieski, 75, resident of the Ripley Community, passed away Wednesday March 15, 2017 at his residence.  A private family service is planned. The Ripley Funeral Home is honored to...

Rachel Adella Thomas Smithey


 Rachel Adella Thomas Smithey age 70 and wife of the late Edward Wayne Smithey , passed away peacefully Tuesday March 14, 2017 at her residence in Booneville.   Funeral Services...

Donald Edward Jackson


Donald Edward Jackson, 78, lifelong resident of the Middleton, Walnut and Pocahontas Communities and U.S. Navy Veteran, passed away Sunday, March 12, 2017 at his residence in Middleton following...

Harriett Walker


Harriet Eloiese Carmichael Walker, 86, long time resident of the Ripley Community and wife of the late Robert N. Walker departed this life on Saturday evening, March 11, 2017 at the Traceway Manor...

Rodney Farris Hilliard


Rodney Farris Hilliard, 44, an active member of the Falkner Community and much loved husband, father, son, brother and Preacher, passed away in the comfort of his home surrounded by his family on...