Hernando Funeral Home Ebituaries

William “Bill” Long

Hernando, MS

 

William “Bill” Long 88 passed away at his home February 27, 2015. He was a World War II U.S. Army Veteran and a Purple Heart recipient; he was also a member of Hernando Baptist Church. Bill was preceded in death by his sister Lavelle Moss and brothers, W.S. Long, Donald Long and Jimmy L. Long. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Billie Long of Hernando, daughter, Tena Long Malnar (Joe) of Hammond, LA, son, Tom Long (Colleen) of Southaven, sisters, Sis McClure of Ackerman, Maurice Keen of Leland and Margie Murphy of Lakeland, TN, grandchildren, Jason Long of Memphis, Josh Golding of Denver, Robin Long of Austin, TX, Pete Golding of Hattiesburg and Jenna Parker of Southaven and great grandchildren, Olivia Parker, Avery Parker, Leila Long, Braxton Golding and Bentley Golding. The family will receive friends at a catered reception Monday, March 2, 2015 from 11 am until time of service at 1 pm at Hernando Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Hernando Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to the Wounded Warrior Project.

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Thomas Stephen "Steve" Blann

COLDWATER

Thomas Stephen "Steve" Blann, 77, passed away Thursday, February 26, 2015.  The family will receive friends at a catered reception from 4:30 until 7 p.m. Sunday at Hernando Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Parkway Baptist Church in Hernando, where he was a member.  Interment will follow in Magnolia Cemetery in Coldwater.  Mr. Blann was the owner of the Coldwater Big Star Grocery Store for many years.  He is survived by his wife, Jonelle Holden Blann; sons, John Thomas Blann (Judy) of Fulton, MS and Drew Blann (Christy) of Hernando; grandchildren, Heather Blann Little (John) of Jackson, MS, Brice Blann of Hernando and Kolton Blann of Hernando; sisters, Indie Palmer of Sherman, TX and Linda Blann Jeffreys of Southaven.  He was preceded in death by his daughter, Susan Blann; brother, James Blann; and parents, George and Mabel Blann.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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Bettye Jean Garrett Beard

HERNANDO

Bettye Jean Garrett Beard, 83, of Hernando, passed away Monday February 23, 2015 at North Delta Hospice. Bettye was born July 2, 1931 to JR and Kathryn Baxter Garrett. Mrs. Beard was a 1949 graduate of Hernando High School and 1951 graduate of Northwest Mississippi Junior College, where she met her husband of 55 years, Robert Houston "Bobby" Beard, who preceded her in death in 2007. Mrs. Beard taught elementary school in the Eudora community, was an EMT, an insurance agent, but was fondly known as the former office manager of her family's garage, Garrett Motor Company, Hernando's Chrysler Plymouth Dodge dealership that served the Mid South for 40 years. Mrs. Beard leaves two daughters; Sara Kathryn "Kathi" Pratt (Richard) of Memphis; Sherry Beard Moberly (Brad) of Hernando; a son, Robert Garrett "Brett" Beard (Leanne), and a daughter-in-law, Darlene Beard, all of Hernando. She was preceded in death by a son, Keith Eugene Beard, who passed away in 2009. She leaves nine grandchildren; Beth Moberly Argo (Derrill); Bradley Moberly (Amber) of Hernando; Robert Pratt (Erin) of Raleigh, NC; Michael Pratt (Brittney) of Hernando; Sarah Pratt of Memphis; Kelley Beard, Leslie Beard, Dusty Beard, and Justin Beard (Natalie), all of Hernando. Mrs. Beard also leaves six great- grandchildren; Brayden Moberly, Mallory Moberly, Anderson Argo, Houston Argo, Garrett Hays Argo, all of Hernando and Emmaline Pratt of Raleigh, NC.

Visitation, with the family, will be held from 1-3, Wednesday February 25th, with the service at 3. Interment will follow at Hernando Memorial Cemetery.

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Duk Soo Lee

NESBIT

Duk Soo Lee, 89, passed away Saturday, February 21, 2015.  Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Hernando Funeral Home Chapel.  The family will receive friends at a catered reception from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesday at Hernando Funeral Home.  Interment will be in DeSoto Memorial Gardens.  Survivors include her husband, Yon Oh Lee; daughters, Moon Lee of Nesbit, Ok Lee of Seoul, Korea, Hae Lee of Seoul, Suk Lee of Atlanta, GA, Mi Kyong Lee of Nashville, TN, Sook H. Lee of Clarksville, TN; son, Sang Wan Lee of Clarksville, TN; fourteen grandchildren; and thirteen great grandchildren.

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Syble Juanice Capps

Hernando, MS

 

Mrs. Syble Juanice Capps 93 of Hernando, MS passed away on February 21, 2015 comfortably at the home surrounded by those who loved her. Mrs. Capps was born September 26, 1921, in Banner, MS before her family moved to Memphis, TN. Mrs. Capps married Arlie B. Capps in 1940 and made their home in Hernando, MS. She was a long-time employee of the National Cotton Council in Memphis, retiring as Administrative Secretary of Communications Services (formerly Public Relations and Promotions) in 1985. She was a long-time member of First Presbyterian Church of Hernando, MS. Throughout the years, Mrs. Capps shared her love of crocheting ensembles for numerous dolls, giving some of these to members of her family, friends and to charities. She also enjoyed crocheting, reading and cooking. Syble Juanice Capps was preceded in death by her husband Arlie B. Capps. She leaves behind, nieces Ryma Calvert, Donna Eiland (husband Shannon Eiland), Donna’s daughter Darla Corley (son Zachary Corley), 24 nieces and nephews, as well as other family members and a host of friends. Services will be held at First Presbyterian Church of Hernando, MS on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 11 am with visitation starting at 10 am. Interment will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery – Midtown, Memphis, TN. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to First Presbyterian Church of Hernando or The Arc NWMS for Light It Up Blue, The Arc of Northwest MS 6515 Goodman Road #281 Olive Branch, MS 38654.

Hernando Funeral Home

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