Obituaries


Romonda “Big Bird” Wilson

Services for Romonda “Big Bird” Wilson of Indianola were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 17 at Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church.

Ms. Wilson, 50, died Thursday, August 8, 2019.

Visitation was from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16 at Byas Funeral Home, which was in charge of arrangements.




Pearlie Thomas

Services for Pearlie Thomas of Indianola will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church.

Ms. Thomas, 67, died Sunday, August 18, 2019.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at Byas Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.

Burial will be in Holly Ridge Cemetery.




Johnnie "Blue" Smith

Services for Johnnie “Blue” Smith of Moorhead will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Baptist Church, Moorhead.

Mr. Smith, 75, died Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at his home.

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at Redmon Funeral Home, Indianola.

Burial will be in Pine Ridge Cemetery, Moorhead.






Anthony “Tony” Richards

Services for Anthony “Tony” Richards of Clarksdale will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 7 at Byas Funeral Home’s Hayes Chapel.

Mr. Richards, 56, died Sunday, July 28, 2019.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time at Byas Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.


KuKeccike Clemmons-Lewis

Services for KuKeccike Clemmons-Lewis of Duncan, South Carolina, formerly of Indianola, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Missionary Baptist Church, Indianola.

Mrs. Clemmons-Lewis, 43, died Monday, July 29, 2019.


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