Obituaries 4/26/2016

Published 12:00 am Friday, April 29, 2016

Minnie Pearl Jones Bridgeman
DARLING––Minnie Pearl Jones Bridgeman, 62, died Tuesday, April 6, 2016.
Services will be held Saturday, April 30 at Greater Mount Zion COGIC in Marks. Edgar Holman will officiate. Burial will be held in Mt. Ross Memorial Cemetery.
Bridgeman, born Jan. 15, 1954, in Marks, to John Allen Jones and Louise Jones, attended Falcon Junior High and Quitman County High. She was a member of Church of Acts in Darling. 

Emmett Shayne Harrison
BOYLE- Emmett Shayne “Brother” Harrison, age 19, of Boyle passed away on Monday April 25, 2016 at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis.
Services were held Thursday, April 28, 2016 in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial was hel in Delta Heights Memorial Gardens in Cleveland. Rev.Ken Harris officiated.
Shayne was born on January 15, 1997 to Wesley and Nikki Thompson Harrison in Clarksdale.  He was a lifelong Cleveland resident and was a Class of 2015 graduate of Cleveland High School. Shayne was a service technician for Boyle Water Association. Shayne was affectionately known as “Brother” because once you became his friend, he felt like a brother. Shayne had a big heart and was good as gold, always helping others in need. He loved to fish, play baseball, shoot pool and play pranks on his friends and family.  Shayne adored his mother and had a special bond with his many friends. He will be missed by all who knew him.
He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents David and Camie Harrison.
Shayne is survived by Father, Shayne (Cheryle) Harrison of Pope;  Mother, Nikki Thompson Harrison of Southaven; Sisters, Courtney (Daniel Staples) Thomas of Boyle;  Kristan (Jacob) Ramirez of Brandon, Brittany (Lee) Townsend of Cleveland and  Adriene (Brent) Lance of Cleveland; brothers, Jason (Teresa) Jackson of Cleveland, Jimbo (Lindsey) Faulkner of Batesville; Sister, Amber Faulkner of Pope; grandparents, Emmett and Sandra Thompson of Drew and a host of other family and friends.
Pallbearers are Jason Jackson, Lee Townsend, Chase Graham, Landon Chisolm, Anthony Joseph, Jonathan “Tyke” Robinson, Trey Harmon and Forrest Havens. Honorary pallbearers are Wesley Brackin, Kolby Gordon, Chad McCown, Hunter Taylor, Max Nance and Mike Iacopelli.
Memorials may be made to the Blair E. Batson Children’s Hospital 2500 N State St, Jackson, Miss. 39216
Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Rease Albert Lowe Sr.
SARDIS— Rease Albert Lowe Sr., 98, died Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at his residence.
Services will be held at Viney Creek M.B. Church in Sardis Monday at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Viney Creek Cemetery with military honors.  Rev. Ozine Thomas will officiate. Henderson Funeral Home has charge. Visitation will be Sunday, 4-6 p.m. at the funeral home.
Rease A. Lowe, born March 23, 1918, to the late Albert Lowe and Sarah Steward Lowe, was a WWII veteran who served four years in the United State Army, C399th Unit. He was decorated with a Purple Heart Medal for his wound in combat.  Rease was a life-long member of Viney Creek M.B. Church where he was a deacon, he served on the Baptist Education Building Board, the American Legion, and was a member of Evergreen Masonic Lodge #13 for over 50 years.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Elnora Boyce Lowe and his second wife, Sarah Bell Harris Lowe.
Survivors include: his sons, Edward Lee Lowe and his wife Dorothy of Detroit, MI; Rease A. Lowe Jr. of Sardis; four brothers, David Trammell (the late Julie Mae Trammell) of Sardis, Ernest Trammell, Earl Trammell (the late Louise Trammell), and John Ester and his wife Doris, all of Detroit, MI; six grandchildren, Elonora Lowe, LeRoy Lowe and his wife Tammy, and Eric Lowe all of Detroit, MI.; Reeshemah Lowe, Serjei Lowe and his wife Shamekia, and Brittney Lowe all of Sardis; seven great grandchildren.

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Flossie Lee Edmonds Siggers
Funeral services for Mrs. Flossie Lee Edmonds-Siggers, 94, of Salisbury, Maryland, formerly of Sardis, are to be held Saturday, April 30 at noon at Viney Creek MB Church in Sardis. Vistation is from 10 a.m.-12 noon on Saturday at the church.  Townes Funeral Home has charge.

Elvin L. Street
Elvin L. Street, 86, of Memphis, formerly of Courtland, died Sunday, April 24, 2016.
Visitation will be Friday April 29, from 4 until 6:30 p.m. and service of celebration, Saturday, April 30, at 12 noon both at Progressive Baptist Church, 394 Vance Ave., Memphis.
R. S. Lewis Funeral Home of Batesville has charge of arrangements.
Burial will be Monday at 10:45 a.m. in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, 4000 Forest Hill Irene, Memphis. 

Earline Waldrup
COMO––Earline Waldrup, 83, died Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Desoto.
Services will be held Saturday at noon at Emmanuel Church in Sardis. Pastor Ward will officiate. Burial will be in Cistern Hill Church Cemetery.
Waldrup was born January 7, 1933.