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Larry Michael Smith

Larry Michael Smith, 58, of Quitman, Mississippi, passed away on December 18, 2019, at his residence. 

He was born on February 17, 1961, to Willard and Geraldine (Turner) Smith in Meridian, MS.


Sandra Ann Walker

Sandra Ann Walker, 77, of Enterprise, Mississippi, passed away on December 31, 2019, at her residence. 

She was born on November 7, 1942, to Willie and Liddie (Miller) Sanders in Clarke County, MS.





Jail Docket 01/19/20

Runderious Horne, 29, arrested by CCSD for burglary

Nickole Sharell Thigpen, 41, arrested by QPD for possession of marijuana

Katrina E. Wallace, 44, arrested by QPD for driving while DL suspended



Bulldogs honored

Congratulations to the following Bulldogs for their outstanding performance in the 2019 football season.

Front Row kneeling:  Brandon Buckley- 1st team all division, Mac Hamburg award


Jail Docket 01/16/20

Quantarius Harrison, 28, arrested by QPD for no driver’s license

JC Bland Jr., 35, arrested by QPD for bench warrant

Jonathan Mena, 32, arrested by CCSD for bench warrant

Terry N. Williams, 35, arrested by CCSD for no driver’s license, no insurance


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Jail Docket 08/22/19

Harold D. Bolden, 67, arrested by CCSD for DUI 2nd, speeding on state highway, to serve 5 days

James H. Johnson, 37, arrested by CCSD for sale of meth x2 (warrant)

Chris L. Smith, 30, arrested by CCSD for hold for MDOC



Jail Docket 08/01/19

Jail Docket

• Terry L. Smith, 48, arrested by CCSD for possession of meth

• Westley O. Moore, 38, arrested by CCSD for possession of meth, expired tag, no insurance, no driver’s license, hold for MDOC, expired trailer tag, no seat belt.



Give Him the Clock

By BRO. TERRY IVY,

“But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength;” (Isaiah 40:31) Oh, that dreaded word to the average American—“wait.” We are accustomed to instant grits, instant potatoes, instant tea, and microwave popcorn. Waiting is NOT in our DNA!


Ruthie Doris Long

Ruthie Doris Long, 90, of Quitman, MS, passed away on August 11, 2019, at Diversicare in Meridian, MS.  She was born on July 5, 1929 to Joe and Ruthie (Thornhill) Evans in Clarke County, MS.


James Glen Smith

James Glen Smith, 93, of Quitman, Mississippi passed away on August 7, 2019, at his residence. He was born on April 20, 1926, to Daniel and Martha (Ellis) Smith in Crandall, MS.


Jail Docket 09/12/19

Jail Docket

• James Shelby, 44, arrested by QPD for shoplifting, public drunk, and disturbance of a business

• Perry L. Rich, 54, arrested by ESD and CCSD for MDOC hold, DUI Refusal, breaking and entering


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Charles Eric Odom

Charles Eric Odom, 31, of Collinsville, passed away on July 12, 2016 in Meridian, MS. 

He was born on January 15, 1985 to Jackie and Karen (Thompson) Odom in Meridian, MS.




jail docket

• Jamarcus Davis, 26, bm, arrested by DOC for probation violation

• Jeffery Lee Peden, 24, wm, arrested by CCSO for driving with suspended license

• Kimberly Laine Tumey, 35, wf, arrested by CCSO for suspended license



Mary Sue Walker

Mary Sue Walker, 85, of Quitman, MS, passed away on March 5, 2017, at her residence.  
She was born on October 3, 1931, to Thomas and Bessie (Fleming) Martin in Quitman.


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