Charles N. Jenkins, age 80, of Douglasville, GA., passed away on June 10, 2020. He was born in Quitman, MS, on April 20, 1940, son of the late Delmar Jenkins and Lois McCollum Jenkins Lee of Quitman, MS.
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Wayne Academy's Kaitlyn McRee on Monday signed a letter of intent to compete with the Mississippi University for Women's track and field program. McRee signed the scholarship and other paperwork during an informal gathering at W.A. Monday night.
James R. Finnegan, 41, arrested by CCSD for burglary, motor vehicle theft
Dustin Cranford, 27, arrested by SWPD for simple assault
Nathan Deewayne Harris, 33, arrested by CCSD for disorderly conduct, 24 hour hold
Authorities took Michael StPierre into custody on Monday, June 8, for the exploitation of a child.
Quitman High School Class of 2020 didn’t get the regular ole graduation. This class celebrated covid style! A graduation parade was held May 29, and individual graduations at the high school June 1-5. Eternity Alford, above, and the other seniors celebrated all week.
It is hard to find someone more humble and kind than Moses Evans.
Although Mr. Evans is originally from Clarke County, he moved to Michigan for a while. After he retired from Chrysler Corporation, Mr. Evans decided it was time to come back to Clarke County.
Graveside Services for Mr. James Karl Evans was held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, June 5, 2020, at Mont Rose Baptist Church Cemetery in Quitman, MS, with Reverend Charles Albrooks officiating. Interment followed graveside rites.
Mary Juanita Williams Buchanan, of Quitman passed away on May 30, 2020, at Anderson's Hospital in Meridian, MS. She had been a resident of Aldersgate Senior Living for the past three years.
Norma Jean Hamrick, 91, of Stonewall, Mississippi, passed away on June 1, 2020, at her residence.
She was born on November 4, 1928, to Clarence and Nannie (Myers) Griffin in Clarke County, MS.