Newsom Funeral Home Ebituaries

Mrs. Mary Ann Ellett

Mrs. Mary Ann Ellett, age 74, passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 in Charleston, MS. Family will receive friends at a catered reception on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm at Newsom Funeral Home Chapel with the service to follow at 2:00 pm. Interment will be held at Union Cemetery.

Mrs. Ellett was a member of Tillatoba Baptist Church and a retired employee of Vend-A-Snack of Clarksdale, MS. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jamie Earl Ellett Jr, son David Earl Ellett and two brothers, Graham Bonner Pettit and Kenneth Haley Pettit. She is survived by her daughters, Regina Morgan of Batesville, MS and Connie (Floyd) Simmons of Oakland, MS; sisters Carolyn (Markes) Little of Cleveland, MS and Martha Kyle of Charleston, MS; brothers Wayne (Virginia) Pettit of Chaptico, MD and W.E. (Betty Jo) Pettit Jr of Jackson, MS; eleven grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Union Cemetery Fund.

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Mrs. Jonelle Embry McClurkin

Charleston, MS

Mrs. Jonell McClurkin, age 75, passed away August 2, 2014 in Oxford, MS. The family will receive friends at a catered reception Wednesday morning August 6, 2014 from 9:30 - 10:30 am followed by the service at 10:30 at Newsom Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be at Needmore Cemetery in Tippo, MS.

Mrs. McClurkin was a retired bookkeeper with Allied Enterprises of Oxford, MS. She was a member of University Methodist Church of Oxford and a Pilot Club Member.  Mrs. McClurkin is survived by her  husband Douglas C. McClurkin of Oxford, MS, her daughters Cassandra (Sandy) McBeath of Union, MS, Allison (Bill) Bailey of Oxford, MS; two step-daughters Lee (Doug) Reed of Charlotte, NC, Ellen (Jeff) Kellum of Oxford, MS; one son Robert Bennett, Jr., of Marion, AR and one step-son Doug (Dawn) McClurkin of Oxford, MS. She also leaves one brother Douglas Embry of Birmingham, AL, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Mrs. McClurkin was preceded in death by her first husband Robert Bennett, Sr.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Needmore Cemetery Fund @ P O Box 56, Tippo, MS  38962 or St Jude Children’s Hospital.

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Mr. Sam Isenberg

Charleston, MS

Mr. Sam Isenberg, age 90, passed away July 20, 2014 in Southaven, MS. The Graveside service will be held Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm at Charleston City Cemetery in Charleston, MS.

Mr. Isenberg was a retail sales clerk for Isenberg Clothing Store of Charleston, MS and a member of the Jewish faith. Six cousins survive Mr. Isenberg: June Kantor Weitz of Cordova, TN, Joan (Floyd) Shankerman of Charleston, MS, Annelle Kantor of Jackson, MS, Kenny (Peggy) Pritchard of Fort Worth, TX, Bonnie (Ronald) Tedford, of Pell, AL, Susan Bronsky of Fort Worth, TX and friend Sandy Sturdivant of Tillatoba, MS.

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Mrs. Rosemarie Ann Barnett

Charleston, MS  38921

July 11, 2014

Mrs. Rosemarie Ann Barnett, age 86, passed away July 10, 2014 in Baton Rouge, LA. The Family will receive friends Saturday, July 12, 2014 from 9:30 am - 10:30 am followed by the funeral service at 10:30 am at New Hope Presbyterian Church.

Mrs. Barnett, a retired registered nurse with USPHS of Carville, LA, was of Catholic Faith and a Red Cross volunteer. Mrs. Barnett is survived by three daughters; May Frances Barnett of Baton Rouge, LA, Victoria (Nick Farris) Barnett of Kenner, LA and Edwardanne (William Earl) McCammon of Charleston, MS and sons William (Betty) Lee of Gainesville, FL and John (Elissa) Barnett, Jr. of Gilbert, SC. Ten Grandchildren and sixteen Great Grandchildren also survive her. Mrs. Barnett was preceded in death by husbands Will Lee, Sr. and John W. Barnett, Sr.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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Milton Richard (Dick) Barnhill

Charleston, MS  38921

Mr. Richard (Dick) Barnhill, age 83, passed away July 8, 2014 in Hammond, LA. The Family will receive friends at the First Baptist Church in Charleston, MS, Saturday, July 12, 2014, from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm followed by the funeral service at 2:00 pm. Interment will be at Charleston City Cemetery. Newsom Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Barnhill was a member of Woodland Hills Baptist of Hammond, LA; a Veteran of the Korean Conflict; a member of the VFW; the Appraisals Institute and a Senior Real Estate Appraiser. Mr. Barnhill is survived by his wife Martha Ann Barnhill of Hammond, LA; his daughters Michelle (Joey) Hutto of Tupelo, MS; Lisa (Dr. Kenneth) Reed of Jackson, MS; his step-daughter Ann (Howard) Crosby of Hammond, LA and his step-son Max Gardner of Kenner, LA. Six Grandchildren and one Great Grandchild also survive Mr. Barnhill. His parents Milton Richard and Louise Barnhill preceded Mr. Barnhill in death.

 Memorial Contributions may be made to the Disabled Veterans.

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