From Sunday, February 11, 2001

Published 12:00 am Monday, February 12, 2001


FAYETTE Annie Mae Smith died Friday, Feb. 9, 2001, at her home in Edwards. She was 84.

Mrs. Smith was a member of Bethseda Baptist Church in Fayette.

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She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas James Smith. She is survived by one daughter, Bessie Cox of Edwards; three sons, John Smith of Pearl, William Smith of Pattison and James Smith of Brookhaven; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Services will be today at 3 p.m at Bethseda Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Trevillion Cemetery in the Blue Hill community in Jefferson County. Visitation will be at 1 p.m. today at Bethseda Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or any other charity. Brookhaven Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.


PORT GIBSON n Lillie Smith Scott died Friday, Feb. 9, 2001, at her home near Dennis Crossroads in Jefferson County. She was 80.

Mrs. Scott was preceded in death by her husband, Stowers George Scott Sr. She is survived by one daughter, Nettie Guedon of Baton Rouge; one son, Stowers George Scott Jr. of Lorman; one adopted son, Eddie Maxey of Golden, Colo.; one adopted daughter, Barbara Brown Campbell of Gore, Okla.; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Glenwood Funeral Home in Port Gibson. Burial will follow at Trevillion Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. today at the funeral home and from 10 a.m. until the time of service Monday.

Pallbearers will be Gerald Smith, Jim Tice, Bill Cox, Kevin Cox, Howard Bonds, Trey Tucker, Charlie Brown and Bobby Smith. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Kenneth W. Stubbs, Sheriff Peter Walker, James L. Nevels, Marcus Dillon, Ray Brown, Scott Brown, William T. “Pete” Smith, J.P. Smith, Johnny H. Smith and Bobby Campbell.

Memorials can be made to the Trevillion Cemetery Fund, c/o J.H. Smith, Rt. 2 Box 132B, Fayette, MS 39069.


LEARNED n James A. “Ike” Kelly died Friday, Feb. 9, 2001, at his home in Learned. He was 73.

Mr. Kelly was a retired equipment operator for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a member of Hinds Independent Methodist Church.

He is survived by two sons, James H. Kelly of Learned and Matthew L. Kelly of Indianapolis; a brother, Robert W. Kelly of Raymond; a sister, H.T. Williams of Biloxi; and four grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Baldwin Lee Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the Edwards Cemetery. Visitation will be today from 2 until 6 p.m and Monday after noon.


Services for Linnie Mae Lloyd Lenoir will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church Center with the Rev. Johnny Hughes officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery under the direction of Robbins Funeral Home. Visitation will be all day Monday at the funeral home chapel and Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

Mrs. Lenior died Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2001. She was 51.

She worked in housekeeping at Vicksburg Medical Center and was a member of Christian Home No. 2 M.B. Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Johnnie B. Fletcher and Geraldine Burse.

She is survived by her husband, Abney Lamar Lenoir; two sons, Marco Lloyd and William Lloyd, both of Vicksburg; three daughters, Cynthia Lewis, Lillie Lloyd and Ida Lloyd, all of Vicksburg; five sisters, Dorothy Neal, Lillie Lloyd, Shirley Lloyd, Helen Mace, all of Vicksburg, and Lacey Burse of Aurora, Ill.; three brothers, Curtis Lloyd and Percy Lloyd, both of Vicksburg, and Lamar Lloyd of Chicago, Ill.; her maternal grandmother, Alberta Burse of Clinton; and four grandchildren.