Sunday wreck takes out gas pump

Paul Keane | The Wayne County News Wreck Takes Out Gas Station One person was injured during a wreck on Highway 45 that ended up sending an 18-wheeler into the parking lot of the Buckatunna Exxon station Sunday evening. The truck was involved in an accident with an SUV, with the truck then veering off…

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Rutha Nell Gilmore

RUTHA NELL GILMORE July 25, 1966-Aug. 4, 2020 Graveside services for Rutha Nell Gilmore, 54, of Shubuta, will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020 from Altair Cemetery, with Rev. Arthur Bartee officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. from the Chapel of McDonald and Sons Funeral Home. Born on…

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Remains IDed as Holifield

By Paul Keane The Wayne County News The human remains discovered by a resident have been identified as Kimberly Nanette Holifield, who has been missing since July 18. Holifield, a 47-year-old white female, was reported missing on July 18 and the human remains were discovered in a wooded area along Tokio-Frost Bridge Road on Thursday,…

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Jeremy Brandon McCool

JEREMY BRANDON MCCOOL July 21, 1979-Aug. 2, 2020 Graveside services for Jeremy Brandon McCool, 41, of Laurel, will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020 from Sandridge Cemetery in Millry, Ala., with Rev. Ken Beasley officiating. Born in Hattiesburg on Saturday, July 21, 1979 to Mark McCool and Kathy Overstreet, he served in…

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Thomas Rushing Culpepper

THOMAS RUSHING CULPEPPER April 27, 1924-Aug. 3, 2020 Graveside services for Thomas Rushing Culpepper, 96, will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 from Mobile Memorial Gardens, 6100 Three Notch Rd., Mobile, Ala. Born in Shawmut, Ala., on April 27, 1924 to Ira Thomas Culpepper and Minnie Rushing Culpepper, he was a graduate…

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$5M bond for man charged with murder of wife

By Paul Keane The Wayne County News Bond was set at $5 million for a man charged with first degree murder in the death of his wife. Eric Scott Holifield, 47, of Spring Street in Waynesboro, made his initial appearance before Justice Court Judge Charles Chapman Monday morning to be arraigned on a charge of…

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