Co-Lin basketball to host summer camp

Copiah-Lincoln Community College will hold a basketball day camp for first through eighth grader girls and boys on its Wesson Campus on Wednesday and Thursday, May 26 and 27. Registration will be held in Mullen Gymnasium from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 26, with the first session beginning at 9 a.m. Staff will be…

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Mother Catherine Allen

Mother Catherine Allen, 86, passed away May 1, 2021, at Copiah County Medical Center. A funeral service was held May 8 at Copiah County Ministerial Alliance in Hazlehurst, with Rev. Bennie Newell officiating. Hazlehurst Funeral Home handled arrangements. Mother Allen was born Aug. 9, 1934, to Ike and Pinkie McGill. Preceding her in death were…

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Jerry D. Durden

Jerry D. Durden, 75, of Hazlehurst, passed away April 30, 2021, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. A graveside service was held May 5 at Hazlehurst Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst handled arrangements. Mr. Durden was preceded in death by his daughter, Pracilla Danielle Durden; son, Jerry Jason Durden; parents, Daniel Clifton…

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Amie B. Stuart Durr

Amie B. Stuart Durr, 80, passed away April 28, 2021. A funeral service was held May 8 at Shady Grove M.B. Church in Crystal Springs, with Pastor Willie F. Mitchell officiating. Hazlehurst Funeral Home handled arrangements. Amie was born April 1, 1941, to Rev. Dudley Stewart and Ollie Bell Davis. She was preceded in death…

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Albertine Hillard

Albertine Hillard, 64, passed away April 29, 2021, at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson. A graveside service was held May 7 at St. Peter Church of Christ (Holiness) USA Cemetery, Hazlehurst, with Pastor Kendrick Barnes officiating. Hazlehurst Funeral Home handled arrangements. Albertine was born on Oct. 15, 1956, in Hazlehurst to Roy and Jennie Mae…

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Mary Ann Jeffreys

Mary Ann Jeffreys, 76, of Wesson, passed away May 4, 2021, at Haven Hall Nursing Home in Brookhaven. Services were held May 7 at Zion Hill Baptist Church, with burial at Zion Hill Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst handled arrangements. Mrs. Jeffreys was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was preceded in…

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Edward Charles Jordan Sr.

Edward Charles Jordan Sr., 68, passed away May 2, 2021. A memorial service was held May 8 at Mt. Olive M.B. Church in Hazlehurst. House of Peoples Funeral Home handled arrangements. Edward was born Nov. 29, 1952, to William Jordan Sr. and Mary Jordan. Preceding him in death were his parents; son, Edward Jordan Jr.;…

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