In Memoriam

Octavia Jones Cooper

October 9, 1936 ~ December 1, 2020 (age 84) Obituary Octavia Jones Cooper was born October 9, 1936 to the late Alice and Joseph Jones in Springfield, Louisiana.  She was the fifth born of five siblings. Octavia completed elementary, middle, and high school in Springfield, Louisiana. Upon graduation from high school in 1954, she attended Southern University A …

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Melvin Jones

Final Arrangements for Melvin Jones are as follows: Wake- Friday November 20, 2020 Mt. Olive CME 3-6pm Celebratory Service of Life for close friends and family -Saturday, November 21, 2020 10AM. Masks, social distancing, and all other Covid-19 guidelines will be strictly enforced. Services will be live streamed at Mt Olive CME Facebook page. Please …

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Melvin Jones

Melvin passed away on Sunday November 15, 2020 in Memphis, TN. Melvin was from Hayti and graduated with the class of 1972. In addition to his wife, Melvin Jones is survived by his children, Caleb Jones of Phoenix, Arizona; Joshua Jones of Ann Arbor, Michigan; Rachel Jones of Charlotte, North Carolina and Sarah Jones of …

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Juanita L. Henry

We are saddened beyond words to share that our beloved sister, Juanita L. Henry, transitioned from labor to reward on Sept. 14, 2020.Funeral services will be held at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, Homestown, MO on Wednesday, September 23rd @ 1pm CST, Rev. Gary Tobar officiating.Visitation: Tuesday, September 22nd, 5pm – 7pm, Carter Funeral Home, Caruthersville, …

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