Newsom Funeral Home Ebituaries

Mr. Robert Marvin Simmons

Charleston, MS

Mr. Robert Marvin Simmons, age 76, passed away January 12, 2017 Charleston, MS. Family will receive friends January 14,2017 from 1:00 p.m. until service time at 2:00 p.m. at Community Church of God, Charleston, MS. Interment will be  Magnolia Garden, Charleston, MS.

Mr. Simmons was a member of Community Church of God, Charleston, MS.

Mr. Simmons is survived by his wife, Gloria Lindley Simmons; his three daughters Linda (Roger) Allbritton and Carolyn( Larry Joe) Lindley both of Charleston, MS, Judy (Johnny) Whitten of Cascilla, MS; his two sons, Kelvin (Denise) Simmons of Grenada, MS and Steve (Tammy) Simmons of Charleston, MS. Also surviving Mr. Simmons are six sisters Inez Shaw, Charleston, MS, Nellie (Billy) Early, Charleston, MS, Barbara (Nolan) Martin, Coffeeville, MS, Betty Tribble, Charleston, MS Dorothy (Jim) Armstrong, Hattiesburg, MS, Patsy Simmons, Charleston, MS; two brothers, Floyd (Connie) Simmons,  and Donnie Simmons both of Charleston, MS; thirteen Grandchildren and seven Great-Grandchildren.

Proceeding Mr. Simmons in death were his parents, Douglas and Lillie Simmons, a sister, Dinah Fitzpatrick and two brothers, Ardis Simmons and Cecil Simmons.

Family requests that you consider memorial donations to Gideon's International.

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Mr. Donald "Don" Stacey Benson

Charleston, MS

Mr. Donald "Don" Stacey Benson age 53, of Marianna, AR passed away Saturday December 24, 2016 Springfield, IL.

Family will receive friends at a catered reception Friday December 30, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Newsom Funeral Home Chapel, Charleston, MS. The funeral service will be Saturday, December 31, 2016 at First Baptist Church, Charleston, MS with a visitation beginning at 12:00 p.m. until service time at 1:00 p.m. Interment  Charleston City Cemetery, Charleston, MS.

Mr. Benson, a member of First United Methodist Church, Marianna, AR was the owner of Crop Services, Inc, Marianna, AR. Mr. Benson was a graduate of Mississippi State University; with a Masters degree from Arkansas State University.  He was a member of Crop Consultants Association, a certified crop adviser, and a crop consultant.

Mr. Benson is survived by his wife, Kim Benson, Marianna, AR;  two daughters, Amber Benson, Marianna, AR and Chelsea Benson, St. Louis, MO; his parents, Ray and Margaret Ann Benson, Charleston, MS and one sister Carla Ann Christian, Brandon, MS.

Family requests memorial contributions be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN.

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Mr. Curtis Delmar Johnson

Charleston, MS

Mr. Curtis Delmar Johnson, a retired plumber, age 80 passed away Sunday, December 25, 2016 Charleston, MS.

Family will receive friends at a catered reception Friday, December 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Newsom Funeral Home Chapel with the service to begin at 10:00 a.m. also at Newsom Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be Friendship East Baptist Church Cemetery, Charleston, MS.

Mr. Johnson is survived by his brother, Elton (Genny) Johnson of Chicago Heights, IL,  and his companion Ruby Morgan Hurt, Charleston, MS.

Mr. Johnson was preceded in death by his sister Margaret Frances Dungan.

Family requests memorial donations be given to Friendship East Baptist Church, 319 Friendship East Road, Charleston, MS 38921.

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Lola Long

Charleston, MS

Mrs. Lola Long age 86, passed away Sunday, December 18, 2016 in Jackson, MS. Family will receive friends at a catered reception Wednesday, December 21, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Newsom Funeral Home Chapel, with service immediately following visitation at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in Bethel Cemetery, Enid, MS

Mrs. Long a homemaker was a member of the Baptist faith.

Mrs. Long is survived by her daughters,  Sheila (John) Robertson of Indianola, MS, Diana (Carl) James of Vaughn, MS,  Marla (Steve) Hausner of Webb, MS, and Karla (Stu) Rayburn, of Waveland, MS; her sons, Dallas (Doris) Brown of Charleston, MS, Connie Brown, of Saltillo, MS and Lanny (Brenda) Brown of Fulton, MS, seventeen grandchildren, twenty-three great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Long is preceded in death by her husbands, Milford Brown and Johnnie Long.

Family requests that you consider memorial contributions to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN.

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Mrs. Lola Long

Charleston, MS

Mrs. Lola Long age 86, passed away Sunday, December 18, 2016 in Jackson, MS. Family will receive friends at a catered reception Wednesday, December 21, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Newsom Funeral Home Chapel, with service immediately following visitation at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in Bethel Cemetery, Enid, MS

Mrs. Long a homemaker was a member of the Baptist faith.

Mrs. Long is survived by her daughters,  Sheila (John) Robertson of Indianola, MS, Diana (Carl) James of Vaughn, MS,  Marla (Steve) Hausner of Webb, MS, and Karla (Stu) Rayburn, of Waveland, MS; her sons, Dallas (Doris) Brown of Charleston, MS, Connie Brown, of Saltillo, MS and Lanny (Brenda) Brown of Fulton, MS, seventeen grandchildren, twenty-three great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Long is preceded in death by her husbands, Milford Brown and Johnnie Long.

Family requests that you consider memorial contributions to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN.

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