Obituaries

James F. Tauzin

April 2, 2016

James Tauzin died on March 28, 2016 in Gulfport, MS.  He touched many hearts and had plenty of friends.  They gave him a few nicknames:  Jimmy, Moon, Pops, but most of all "Keg". He was preceded in death by Brenda Sue the mother of his children...

Calvin Morris Smith

April 1, 2016


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Calvin Morris Smith was born on December 10, 1952 in Gulfport, MS, to Malissa Smith-Osborne-Lindsey and J.C. Stennis. Calvin received his G.E.D. and joined the Navy.  He served in the Navy from 1970 until 1972.  He worked at Boei Sencea Airplane...

Douglas C Tims, Sr.

March 19, 2016

Douglas C. Tims, Sr., of Gulfport, MS , passed from this life on March 13, 2016 at the age of 46.  Douglas was born on January 16, 1970 to Dan and Easter Lee Tims. Douglas lived a life full of joy.  He loved to ride around his neighborhood playi...

Otis Lee Smith

March 19, 2016

The late Mr. Oatis Lee Smith was born on August 16, 1976 in Gulfport, MS, to Mr. Lee Oscar Smith and Mrs. Mildred Harriel. Oatis accepted Christ at an early age at St. John Baptist Church.  He graduated from Harrison County Training Center in Gul...

Beverly J Dickey Dickey

March 17, 2016

Beverly Joyce Dickey's earthly journey began July 22, 1948 in Biloxi, MS.  On Tuesday, March 8, 2016 in Gulfport, MS, God released his daughter, Beverly, from her labor.  She will be reunited with her parents, the late Rev. Anous Anderson Dickey an...

Sam Thompkins Jr

March 12, 2016


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Pastor Sam Thompkins was preceded in death by his parents:  Sam and Jessie Thompkins. He is survived by his wife:  Willie Ruth Thompkins; one son Edward Chamberlin; four daughters: Mable Carson, Peggy Adams, Valerie Lane, and Helen Bradley; two ...

Michael R Lee

March 5, 2016

Rev. Michael Reynard Lee, was born on, January 30, 1961, to the late Jessie Roy Lee and Lucy Expose’ of Columbia, MS. Rev. Lee attended John J. Jefferson before integrating to the Columbia Public School. He earned his Bachelor’s degree from A.P....

Sam Collins

February 28, 2016


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Sam Collins was born September 24, 1953 in West Palm Beach, FL to Jake and Tressie Starr Collins. He departed this life on February 22, 2016 in Abilene, TX. Sam was a 1973 graduate of Gulfport East High School. He attended St. James Baptist Church du...

Carlos D Bates

February 13, 2016

Carlos Dewayne Bates was born on May 19, 1986 in Shreveport, Louisiana to Carl Theus and Rosie Lee McLaurin.  He was called home by God on February 7, 2016. Carlos moved to Gulfport, MS, where he attended Gulfport High School.  His interest were...

Glenda A Thomas Moore

February 6, 2016

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John R McDaniel

February 5, 2016

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Michelle D Abrams

January 30, 2016

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Erma J Foster Coburn

January 22, 2016

God sent an angel of love and mercy on Friday, January 15th, 2016 to claim the soul of Erma Jean Foster. Erma was born on May 10th, 1941 to the late Mr. Elijah and Jane Coburn in Louisville, MS. She confessed Christ at an early age. Erma Jean enjo...

James H Smith, Sr

December 19, 2015


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James Henry Smith, Sr. affectionately referred to as “Bubba” by his family, was born February 22, 1933 in Gulfport, MS to the union of the late Mr. James Smith and Mrs. Charlie Mae Brown Smith.  He began his eternal life on December 11, 2015. ...

Franklyn D House

December 12, 2015

Franklyn D. House, age 59, a life long resident of Saucier, MS, passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. Frank graduated from Harrison Central High School in 1975. He was a long-term and proud member of the Plumber and Pipefitters Local Union #...

Ruben White

December 5, 2015

Deacon Ruben White was called home on early morning November 27, 2015.  He was born September 29, 1926 to the late Joshua and Albertine White of Gulfport, MS.  He was the third of thirteen siblings. He was employed with Gulf Coast Mattress Compa...

George Willis Walker

November 28, 2015


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Wallace R Lee

November 21, 2015


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John D Dean

November 14, 2015


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Ernestine Nelson

October 31, 2015

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Clara Marie Cooley Alexis

October 24, 2015

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Aubrey Grantham

September 22, 2015

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Amanda S Toles Dickerson

September 19, 2015

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Thella Yvette Wells

September 14, 2015

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Julia B. Ball

September 12, 2015

As the sun rose on Thursday morning, September 3,2015 in Gulfport, MS , it meant sunrise and sunset for one who throughout her life had looked forward to the sunset of God’s tomorrow.  She had learned early in life if you loved God, believe in Him...

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