Thursday, July 31, 2014  
Account Login  
Username
Password

  need help?  
 
The Wayne County News

Promote Your Page Too
Search By Keyword
Breaking News Alerts
Email Alerts
Email Address
Text Alerts
Mobile Number
 )  - 
Mobile Provider
standard messaging rates apply
Daily Obituaries

Obituaries for July 31, 2014

MARVIN MAXIE OVERSTREET
July 29, 2014
Funeral services for Marvin Maxie Overstreet, 57, of Waynesboro, will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 from the Chapel of Freeman Funeral Home, with Rev. Joe Young, Rev. John Goldwater and Rev. Joel Hammons officiating. Visitation will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 from the Parlor of Freeman Funeral Home.

Following the funeral service, interment will take place at White House Cemetery in Wayne County.

A native of Wayne County, he served its residents for nearly two decades as a law enforcement officer for the Sheriff's Department, Police Department and the Narcotics Task Force. He then went on to work for the Mississippi Department of Corrections in Jackson and then Parchman, where he retired through the State of Mississippi. He was actively involved in ministry throughout his law enforcement career and after. He served as a Gideon, was an active participant in church choirs and on church committees, led Vacation Bible Schools, participated in mission trips locally and internationally and served as pastor of Faith Baptist Church in Charleston. Through each phase of life, his primary purpose was to show others Christ. He died on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Forrest General Hospital.

He is survived by his wife, Carrie Overstreet; two daughters; Cassandra Miciak and Melissa Bonner; a son, Damion Gibson; two grandchildren, Chloe Miciak and Bren Bonner; his parents, Mod and Alice Overstreet; and his sister, Mary Ann Azarch.

An online guestbook can be signed at www.freemanfh.com.

Freeman Funeral Home of Waynesboro is in charge of arrangements.

HILL MCLAIN
July 30, 2014
Funeral services for Hill McLain, 72, of Waynesboro, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 from Clara First Church of God in Clara, with Rev. William R. Mills, Rev. Chris Cooper and Rev. Marvin Griffin officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-9 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 from the Parlor of Freeman Funeral Home.

Following the funeral service, interment will take place at Strengthford Holy Church of God Cemetery in Wayne County.

A native of Waynesboro, he was a member of Clara First Church of God and was retired as a millwright with Hood Lumber Company. He died on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Pine View Health Care Center in Waynesboro.

He is survived by his wife, Diane McLain of Waynesboro; three sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Cindy McLain of Millry, Ala., Bobby and Lori McLain of Waynesboero and Paul and Selena Rigney of Waynesboro; a daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Mark Smith of Waynesboro; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Hershel and Wanda McLain of Hurley, Wayne and Sally Lofton of Shubuta and Leslie and Linda Lofton of Loxey, Ala.; a sister-in-law, Jean Lofton of Isney, Ala.; seven grandchildren and their respective spouses, Nikki and Alex Cox of Carrolton, Ga., Candice and Wes Richardson of Deer Park, Ala., Andrea Singleton of Chatom, Ala., Jacob McLain of Millry, and Madison McLain, Kevin McLain and Kamdyn McLain, all of Waynesboro; and four great-grandchildren, Colby Singleton, Allyson Singleton, Austin Hall and Blakelea Richardson.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Lillie Mae Lofton; his father, Hill McLain; a son, Hill McLain, III; a brother, James McLain; and a sister, Dorothy Lofton.

An online guestbook can be signed at www.freemanfh.com.

Freeman Funeral Home of Waynesboro is in charge of arrangements.

BETTY NADINE DICKERSON
July 29, 2014
Memorial services for Betty Nadine Dickerson, 73, of Waynesboro, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014 from Calvary Baptist Church in Waynesboro, with Rev. Chad Ballard and Rev. Michael Stevenson officiating.

A native of Greenwood, she died on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at her residence.

She is survived by three daughters and two sons-in-law, Pam and Timbo Johnson of Dallas, Texas, Frankie and Jay Hutto of Waynesboro and Laurie Ray of Waynesboro; and six grandchildren, Mitch Wright, Carl Rawson, Summer Taylor, Chris Rawson, Stephen Ray and Mackenzie Hutto.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Herbert McNeer; her second husband, Richard Dickerson; her mother, Betty Olean Jackson; a daughter, Terri Rawson; her sister, Pat Guest; and a grandchild, Cody Rawson.
An online guestbook can be signed at www.freemanfh.com.

Freeman Funeral Home of Waynesboro is in charge of arrangements.
Current Conditions
81°F
Sunny
Waynesboro, MS
Radar & More >>
Advertisers
click ad below for details
  • Show All Ads