Tupelo Obituaries

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  • Friday Feb 27 | via Newms360.com 

    Former Mississippi House Speaker Tim Ford dies

    Former Mississippi Speaker of the House Tim Ford, a Lee County native who served 16 years as one of the state's most powerful political figures, died Friday night. Ford, 63, a Jackson resident and attorney, died suddenly of an apparent heart attack at a home he owned in Oxford, where he and his wife had come to spend the weekend, several sources confirmed.


  • Friday Feb 27 | via Oxford Eagle Online Edition 

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    Kereria Hatchett Farr - 85, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.


  • Monday Feb 16 | via Northern Virginia Daily 

    Richard W. Hoover

    Most teenagers I know live carefully managed lives, hemmed in by institutions and parental controls, lives whose ticking minutes are spent on academics, athletics, computers, clubs, TV and the like. What I do not see is much personal freedom, the kind that teaches how the world turns, which helps form better judgement and a better sense of risk, i.e. when and when not to take it. 1 comment

  • Monday Feb 9 | via Greenwich Citizen 

    US Rep. Nunnelee remembered as public servant, famil...

    Gov. Phil Bryant, center, and the rest of the pallbearers carry the casket of Rep. Alan Nunnelee following the funeral ceremony on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, at Calvary Baptist Church in Tupelo, Miss. More than 1,200 people packed the church to remember the third-term Republican congressman who died of a brain tumor Friday.


  • Friday Feb 6 | via News Max 

    Republican Rep. Alan Nunnelee of Mississippi Dies

    U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee of Mississippi, a fiscal and social conservative elected to Congress in a Republican wave of 2010, has died. He was 56. Elizabeth Parks, the spokeswoman in Nunnelee's congressional office, said he died Friday in his hometown of Tupelo, Mississippi.


  • Friday Feb 6 | via The Washington Post 

    Alan Nunnelee, conservative congressman, dies at 56

    Alan Nunnelee, a fiscal and social conservative elected to Congress in a Republican wave of 2010 after a long tenure in the Mississippi state senate, died Feb. 6 at his home in Tupelo, Miss. He was 56. A spokeswoman in Mr. Nunnelee's congressional office announced the death.