ANNIE KATE WARD
Services for Annie Kate Ward will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at First Christian Church with the Revs. Dr. Tom R. Sikes and Tom Ward officiating. Graveside services will be private. James F. Webb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Ward, of Meridian, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2002, at Jeff Anderson Regional Medical Center. She was a member of First Christian Church.
Survivors include her husband, Granberry Ward Jr. of Meridian; two daughters, Sela Ward of Los Angeles and Jenna Ward of Miami, Fla.; and two sons, Berry Ward of Meridian and Brock Ward of Los Angeles; grandchildren, Austin Sherman, Annabella Sherman, Savannah Ward, Anne Tyler Ward and Granberry Holland Ward IV.
The family requests memorials be made to Hope Village for Children.
Pallbearers will be Tom Ward, Robert Ward, Rob Ward, Slay Boswell, Leslie Rush, B.B. Archer, Bill Boswell Jr. and Joey Boswell.
Visitation will be today 4 p.m.-6 p.m. at the church.
KEVIN ANTHONY STODARD SR.
Painter in construction business
PEARL RIVER, La. Services for Kevin Anthony Stodard Sr. will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Williams Funeral Home. Burial will be in Hickory Memorial Gardens in Pearl River.
Mr. Stodard, 23, of Slidell and a resident of Pearl River, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2002, in Slidell.
Survivors include his father, Rickey Stodard Sr.; his mother, Vivian Rogues Stodard; grandparents, Lily Ruth Morgan, Betty Weldon and Cliffton Stodard; a son, Kevin Anthony Stodard Jr.; daughters, Teresa M. and Alexus A. Stodard; brother, Gary Wayne Stodard; and a sister, Shonda Marie Stodard.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Raymond Rogues and a brother, Rickey Lynn Stodard Jr. His wife, Danielle Stodard, was in the automobile accident with him and died also.
Visitation will be today 7 p.m.-10 p.m. and Tuesday 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
ROBERT ALVIN REEVES
Retired field inspector
Services for Robert Alvin Reeves will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at James F. Webb Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Bill Webb and Keith Grubbs officiating. Burial will be in Magnolia Cemetery.
Mr. Reeves, 95, of Meridian died Monday, Feb. 11, 2002, at King's Daughters and Sons Rest Home. He was a retired field inspector for Borden Milk Company. He was a member of Midway Baptist Church for more than 70 years and also served as a deacon and Sunday school teacher.
Survivors include a brother, Will "Bill" Reeves and his wife, Lucille, of Meridian.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Omera Coker Reeves; his parents, Robert N. and Queenie Jolly Reeves; brothers, Leroy and Nelson Reeves Sr.
Visitation will be today 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
BRUCE CALVIN POSEY
Floor covering installer
PHILADELPHIA Services for Bruce Calvin Posey will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at McClain-Hays Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Hugh Martin officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery in Philadelphia.
Mr. Posey, 45, of Philadelphia, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2002, in his home. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Survivors include a daughter, Amanda Dawn Wedgeworth of Philadelphia; a son, Bruce Scott Posey of Hurlburt Field, Fla.; sisters, Barbie Posey Orr of Orlando, Fla. and Belinda Posey Clark of Union; half-sisters, Bonnie Lee Posey Daigle of Hattiesburg, Bunnie Posey Bonds and Brenda Posey Bailey, both of Philadelphia; half-brother, Bob N. Posey of Brandon; and four grandchildren.
Visitation will be today 5 p.m.-9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Services for Jessie Sears will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Fifth Street Baptist Church with the Rev. William C. Brown officiating. Burial will be in Meridian Memorial Park Cemetery. Berry and Gardner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Sears, 85, of Meridian, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2002, at Rush Foundation Hospital.
Survivors include a daughter, Johnnie Jenkins of Meridian; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband and a son.
Visitation will be Thursday 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service at the church.
GLORY DEAN ROBINSON
Retired from Burlington
Services for Glory Dean Robinson were held Saturday at Wright's Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Gooch officiating. Burial was in Odd Fellows Cemetery.
Mrs. Robinson, 50, of Quitman died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002, at Baptist South in Montgomery, Ala. She was a retired textile worker with Burlington. She was born March 23, 1951, in Clarke County.
Survivors include her husband, Wayne Robinson of Quitman; sons, Robbie Boman of Meridian and Jay Ivey of Quitman; step-son, Eddie Robinson of Meridian; daughters, Sondra Boman Clark of Montgomery, Ala., and Lajeana Pierre of Quitman, step-daughter, Anita Bond of Meridian; a brother, Bill Allen of Quitman; sisters, Relda Holifield of Quitman, Diane Boman of Meridian and Elaine Tucker of Quitman; 15 grandchildren and a special cousin, Karon Ivey of Quitman.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Edward Allen and Jeanie Jenkins; sisters, Bobbie Jean Shotwell and Betty Lou Lee.
Pallbearers were Joe Boman, Chris Tucker, Kevin Holifield, Steven Tucker, Lamar Rich and Bob Allen.
Arrangements were incomplete at Stephens Funeral Home for Jackie Hartman, 54, of Meridian, who died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2002, at Rush Foundation Hospital.
ROBERT P. BURRAGE
Arrangements were incomplete at James L. Osby Funeral Home for Robert P. Burrage, 79, who died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2002, at Jeff Anderson Regional Medical Center.