Hernando Funeral Home Ebituaries

Bernice Bennett Johnson

Memphis

 

Bernice Bennett Johnson, 83, the widow of Jonas Johnson passed away suddenly Monday at her home.   The family will receive friends at a catered reception, Friday, October 31 from 6-8 pm at Hernando Funeral Home.  Home going celebration will be Saturday, November 1, at 12 noon at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 1190 West Oak Grove Road, Hernando, MS.  The remains will lie in state at the church prior to the home going celebration from 11:00 AM to noon.  Interment will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, 5004 Fogg Road, South Hernando, MS.  She leaves to cherish her memory, two sisters, Earnestine Bennett and Thelma Wright both of Hernando, MS and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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RUSSELL KEITH JOHNSON

SOUTHAVEN

Russell Keith Johnson, 52, passed away Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Horn Lake United Methodist Church, 6890 Center Street East, Horn Lake, MS 38637.  The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until service time.  Hernando Funeral Home has charge.  He is survived by his parents, Bill and Doris Johnson of West Memphis, AR; sister, Cindy Johnson Parker (John) of Winter Springs, FL; brothers, Bill Johnson, Jr. of West Memphis, Joel Johnson (Rebecca) of Marion, AR; the special love of his life, Chris James, and her son, Justin James.  Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105.

Hernando Funeral Home

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AVERY MADISON JOHNSON

SOUTHAVEN

Avery Madison Johnson, infant, passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014.  A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at Getwell Road United Methodist Church.  Hernando Funeral Home has charge.  Avery is survived by her parents, Cody and Britney Johnson; sister, Riley Johnson; brother, Finley Johnson; grandparents, Rob and Shelley Goudy, Harry and Dale Johnson, and Jackie Solomon;  aunts and uncles, Hunter and Jennifer Solomon, Hannah Goudy, and Deana Johnson.  She is preceded in death by her grandfather, Robert Solomon.  Memorial contributions may be made to Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, 848 Adams Ave, Memphis, TN 38103.

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SHANNON CHRISTIAN BOWEN

OCEAN SPRINGS

Shannon Christian Bowen, 29, passed away Friday, October 24, 2014.  Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Hernando Funeral Home Chapel.  The family will receive friends at  a catered reception from 12:00 until service time Saturday.  Interment will be in Autumn Woods Cemetery.  Shannon loved singing, fishing, and spending time with his kids.  He is survived by his wife, Stacy Bowen; daughter, Kara Bowen; and son, Marcus Bowen, all of Ocean Springs; stepdaughter, Tiffany Mahan and stepson, Aaron Mahan, both of Alaska; father, Ronnie G. Bowen, Sr. of Southaven; sister, Halonna Bowen of North Carolina; brothers, Ronnie "Chico" Bowen, Jr. of Long Beach, CA, Timothy Rines of Hernando, and J.J. Bowen of North Little Rock, AR; two grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Carol Starnes Bowen.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Stacy Bowen in care of BankPlus.

Hernando Funeral Home

(662)429-5260

www.BrentwoodFuneralServices.net

JESSE B. KENNEDY

HERNANDO

Jesse B. Kennedy, retired Desoto County E-911 Director, passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at his home in Hernando.  He was 81.  The family will receive friends at a catered reception from 5:00 until 7:00 Friday evening.  Private graveside services will be at the Kennedy Family Cemetery.  Mr. Kennedy is survived by his wife, Diane Kennedy; daughter, Daphne Cochran (Mike) of Senatobia; son, Michael Kennedy(Stephanie) of Hernando; sister, McNeva Bistofi of Memphis; brother, Johnny L. Kennedy(Linda Gail) of Moscow, TN; and seven grandchildren.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Shriners  Children's Hospital, C/O Al Chymia Shrine Temple, 5770 Shelby Oaks Dr., Memphis, TN 38134.

Hernando Funeral Home

(662)429-5260

www.BrentwoodFuneralServices.com