Obituaries

Leo Whitstine

Funeral services for Leo Whitstine, 90, of Rayville, were held Monday, September 9, 2019 at the Richland United Pentecostal Church, Holly Ridge, with Bro. Ricky Long and Bro. Dewayne Whittington officiating.

Interment followed in the Bethel Cemetery, Holly Ridge, under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville.

Mr. Leo was born December 3, 1928 in Fullerton and passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019 at his resident north of Holly Ridge.

Charles Absher

Funeral services for Charles “Bud” Absher, 75, of Rayville, were held Sunday, September 1, 2019 at Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville with Bro. Richard Robinson and Mr. Larry Tubbs officiating. 

Interment followed in the Bethel Cemetery, Holly Ridge, under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville. 

Bud was born December 27, 1943 in Canalou, MO and passed away Friday, August 30, 2019 in Rayville, after a lengthy illness.

Bud is preceded in death by his parents, Roscoe and Alenia Absher.

Wilma Thomas

Funeral services for Mrs. Wilma Thomas, 87, of Delhi, will be held at the Robinson Baptist Church near Delhi on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 11 a.m. with Bro. Clyde Piercy and Bro. Todd Perry officiating.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at Cox Funeral Home in Delhi from 6-8 p.m.

Burial will be in the Kny Family Cemetery near Delhi.

Mrs. Wilma was born on August 25, 1932 in Pioneer, and went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, September 2, 2019 at Deerfield Nursing & Rehabilitation  in Delhi.

Doris Marie Hubbard

Funeral services for Mrs. Doris Marie Hubbard, 94, of Rayville, were held Sunday, September 1, 2019 at the Rayville United Methodist Church in Rayville, with Rev. Bill McLain officiating. 

Interment followed at Rayville Masonic Cemetery, under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home in Rayville.

Mrs. Hubbard died August 29, 2019 at the St. Francis Medical Center.

Nellie Hardy Henry

Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 30th at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Rayville for Nellie Hardy Henry who died on Sunday, August 25, 2019. 

Interment will follow at Rayville Masonic Cemetery, under the direction of Mulhearn Funeral Home in Rayville.  

Nellie was born October 11, 1932 at Bolton, Mississippi to her parents Lela Miller Hardy and Tristam Milton Hardy.

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