Obituaries, Week of Nov. 30, 2017


Ruthie Chapman

Ruthie Nell Jennings Chapman, 80, died Monday, November 20, 2017.

Services were held November 25, 2017 at Hillcrest Church of Christ in Baldwyn with Bro. Russ Vickers officiating. Burial was in the Trinity Memorial Garden in Guntown, MS. Agnew & Sons Funeral Home of Baldwyn was in charge of arrangements.

She leaves to cherish her memories, six children, Cassandra Boyd: Grenatie (Dwight) Bails, Depra (Robert) Loving, Amanda (Taylor) Latimar, I.J. Chapman, Jr and Joey Chapman: three brothers, Charles (Vera) Jennings, James Jennings and Benny (Ruth) Jennings: fives sisters, Shirley White, Doris White, Mary Nelson, Pearl Jennings and Juanita Whithead: 16 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and1 great-great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, brothers, Henry and John Jennings and sister, Barbara Jennings.

Cynthia Reynolds

Cynthia “Cindy” Reynolds, 58, died November 26, 2017. Services will be held November 28, 2017 at Asbury Methodist Church with Bro. Robert McCoy officiating. Burial wasin Lebanon Cemetery. Waters Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

She is survived by her husband of 9 years, Phillip “Red” Reynolds of Baldwyn; (2) sons, Kevin Wayne Billiot of Pratts and William Matthew Billiott (Stormey) of Baldwyn; (2) step-sons, Bruce Anderson of Mantachie and Brian Reynolds of Tupelo; (2) sisters, Pamela Dykes (Hoyle) and Diannah Coggins (Rex) all of Baldwyn; (2) brothers, Sammy Hatfield (Susan) of Pontotoc and Roger Hatfield of Baldwyn; (7) grandchildren; (3) greatgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Hatfield and mother and step-father, John and Geneva Yarbrough Morrow.

Pauline Smith

Pauline “Polly” Carter Smith, 92, died November 24, 2017. Funeral services were held at Waters Funeral Home November 26, 2017 with Mrs. Susan Phillips and Eddie Trumble officiating. Burial was in Ingram Cemetery.

In addition to her son, Tommy, survivors are Billie Sue Carter Trumble (sister), Eddie Lawrence Trumble (brother-in-law), Debbie Berry (niece), Sue Ellen Burchfield (niece) and her son Joey, Eddie Trumble Jr. (nephew) and his sons Cameron, Sean and Parker, Stephanie Carter Lowry (niece) and her family; Joey Carter (nephew) and his family. Other family include Sallie & Robert Coursey, Lorene McElroy and daughter Susan, Father Terry Street and children, Sherry Jo Anderson, Jerry and Shirley Carter, Mike Carter, Bobby Carter.

Betty Lynn Voyles

Betty Lynn Voyles, 59, died November 22, 2017. Services were held at Waters Funeral Home November 25, 2017 with Bro. Tim Green and Bro. Bill Adams officiating. Burial was in Kirkville Cemetery.

She is survived by her husband and best friend, Rick Voyles, her sister Dot South (Jerry), aunt Betty Glover (Jimmy); two brothers-in-law, Burnis Voyles and Coy Voyles (Sandra) and sister-in-laws, Ermagene Scott (Roy Hugh) and Trudy Voyles; numerous nephews and nieces; and cousins Bill Glover (Tish), Jane Lamy (Stephen), and Jimma Prentice (Adam) and all their children.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother-in-law, QT Voyles.