Newsom Funeral Home Ebituaries

Mr. Lester David "Dave" McGee

Charleston, MS

Mr. Lester David "Dave" McGee, age 75 , passed away Tuesday evening October 17, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford, MS. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. in the Chapel of Newsom Funeral Home on Saturday October 21, 2017. There will be a graveside service beginning 11:00 a.m. at Magnolia Garden Cemetery in Paynes, MS south of Charleston, MS.

Mr. McGee was an avid fisherman, hunter, coffee drinker, family man and enjoyed country living.

He is survived by his companion, Kathie Higginbotham of Tillatoba, MS; two daughters Rebecca McGee Murphey of Walls, MS; Tina Marie McGee of Batesville, MS; three sons Dave McGee Jr of Charleston, MS; Mark D. (Tammy Miller) McGee  of Charleston, MS; Donnie McGee of Charleston, MS; three sisters Dorothy Hall of Grenada, MS; Alice Heath of Grenada, MS; Stella Tranum of Hernando, MS; two brothers Floyd McGee (Betty) of Coldwater, MS and Larry McGee of Charleston, MS. Nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren also survive Mr. McGee. He was preceded in death by his parents Amos & Lizzie McGee, one daughter Carol Elaine Hughes, one son Ronnie McGee, one sister, seven brothers and three grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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Geneva B. Allison

Tippo, Mississippi

Geneva B. Allison, age, 94, passed away October 7, 2017, Cleveland, Tennessee. The family will receive friends for visitation Thursday, October 12, 2.017, from 10:00 a.m. until service time at 11:00 a.m., at Tippo United Methodist Church, Tippo, Mississippi; interment will follow at Tippo United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Geneva, a member of Tippo United Methodist Church,  retired from Tippo Gin as accountant,  she loved flowers and was an avid gardener.

She is survived by  three Grandchildren, seven Great-Grandchildren; and four Great-Great-Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Lacy Allison; her daughter, Elsie Johnson; her son, James Kenneth Allison; her parents Leroy and Cora Bush and one brother J. W. Bush.

The family requests that you consider memorial donations to, Tippo United Methodist Church, Tippo, Mississippi.

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Mr. Don Carpenter

Charleston, MS

Mr. Don Carpenter, age 69, passed away Tuesday evening, October 03, 2017 at Tallahatchie General Hospital in Charleston, MS. The family will receive friends on Thursday , October 05, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Newsom Funeral Home. The service will be held Friday, October 06, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Charleston beginning 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Bethel Cemetery in the Enid/Teasdale Community.

Mr. Carpenter was retired from Stringer's International and a part-time transportation driver for Tallahatchie General Hospital. Mr. Carpenter also retired from the USAR at the rank of  Staff Sargent.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of  forty-eight years Shirley Lay Carpenter of Charleston, Ms; daughter, Jennifer (Wayne) Mayhan of Charleston, MS; son Kevin (Crystal) Carpenter of Charleston, MS; two grandsons Tyler & Justin Brunson of Charleston, MS;  grandchildren Seth Wiltshire and Kayla Brown and one great-grandchild Adi Resse Brown; two sisters, Cathy Frazier, Charleston, Ms, Aubrey Rathburn of Iuka, Ms.; two brothers Thomas Earl "Jaybird" Carpenter, Jr. of Charleston, Ms, and James Earl "Butch" (Laverne) Carpenter of Grenada, Ms. Don is preceded in death by his parents Thomas Earl and Aileen Carpenter.

The family requests you consider memorial contributions to; St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or TGH Medical Foundation.

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Mr. Terry Curtis Mabus

Charleston, Mississippi

Mr. Terry Curtis Mabus, age 55, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017 at Baptist East Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee.  The family will receive friends for visitation Monday, October 2,  2017 from 9:00 a.m. until service time at 11:00 a.m. at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, Enid, Mississippi. Interment will follow at Mount Pisgah Cemetery.

Terry, a farmer, was a member of Mount Pisgah Baptist Church,  The Cattleman's Association as well as serving two terms as FSA Board Member.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Dana Mabus; his mother Nina Mabus of Phillip, Ms; his sisters Amanda (Ray) Hardy of Tippo, MS and Sherry (Kenny) Weeks of Phillip, MS. Terry was preceded in death by his father L. C. "Buddy" Mabus.

The family requests that you consider memorial contributions to;

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital           501 St. Jude Place                  Memphis, TN 38105

Mount Pisgah Baptist Church                          9 Mount Pisgah Road            Enid, MS 38927

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Mr. Perry Joe Lane

Charleston, MS

Mr. Perry Joe Lane, age 79, passed away Saturday evening September 02, 2017 at his residence in Scobey, MS. The family will receive friends on Monday, September 04, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until the service time beginning 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Newsom Funeral Home in Charleston, MS. Interment will follow in Smith Cemetery in Cascilla, MS.

Mr. Lane served his country greatly with the National Guard. During his lifetime his jobs were with various places such as seat cover factory, Howard Zink Corp. in Charleston, MS, General/Allied  Chemical in Bay Point, CA., Tallahatchie County Beat-Three as a mechanic, McGregor shirt factory in Charleston, MS, McQuays in Grenada, MS and was the owner of Lane's Repair on Cascilla Road.

Surviving Mr. Lane are his wife, Mary Lane of Rosebloom, MS, two daughters Mari Jo Williamson (Rick) of Rosebloom, MS, Jeannie Lane of Clinton, MS, two sons Raymond Lane of Rosebloom, MS, Kenneth Lane (Trisha) of Water Valley, MS, one sister Betty Mitchell of Charleston, MS, two brothers Don Lane (Joanne) of Antioch, CA and Roger Lane (Shirley) of Arkadelphia, AR. Six Grandchildren Jennifer Taylor (Brady) of Charleston, MS, Rick Williamson II of Rosebloom, MS , Matthew Lane of Alabama, Lacy Lane of Brandon, MS, Jacob Lane of Grenada, MS, Kenneth Stacy Lane of Water Valley, MS, two Great Grandchildren, John Riley and Laney Taylor of Charleston, MS and a host of niece, nephews, grand niece and nephews also survive Mr. Lane. He was preceded in death by his parents Perry & Lena Lane and one brother Kenneth Lane.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions made to Hurricane Harvey victims, Kindred Hospice of Oxford, MS or to the Charity of your choice.

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