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John Thomas “Purdy” Haydock,

September 14, 2019

 On September 12th, surrounded by his loved ones, John Thomas “Purdy” Haydock, age 81, moved from Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo to his heavenly home. John was born in the Palmetto community on August 24, 1938, to John and Eva Ivy Haydock. He became a Christian at an early age and was devoted to God, […]


John Nicholas Tiffert Miller

September 14, 2019

A Mass will be recited at 11 AM Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 at St. James Catholic Church in Tupelo for John Nicholas Tiffert Miller, age 80, who died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 at NMMC in Tupelo.  Visitation is one hour prior to the service at St. James.  Condolences may be e mailed to hollandfuneraldirectors@comcast.net.  Holland […]


James W. Moore

September 14, 2019

Hon. James W. Moore, 83, died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 at Balwyn Nursing Facility. A graveside service, with military honors will be at 3 PM Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019 at Memorial Park Cemetery on Poplar in Memphis. Burial will follow. A memorial service will be at 4 PM Friday, Sept. 20, 2019 at Second Presbyterian […]


Terri Lynn (Flurry) Burleson

September 12, 2019

Terri Lynn (Flurry) Burleson, 61, passed away Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at home in Shannon. A graveside service will be on Friday, 09/13/2019 at 9:30 A.M. at Tishomingo Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Thursday 9/12/19 at Holland Funeral Directors-Tupelo Chapel. A full obituary will follow at a later date.


Billy Wayne McCullough

September 12, 2019

Billy Wayne McCullough, 80, passed from this life to eternity on Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 in his home surrounded by loved ones. He was born on September 14th, 1938, to the late Woodrow Wilson McCullough and Eleanor Hudson McCullough in Pontotoc County. He spent the majority of his life in Tupelo, where he was a […]


Joe Willie Alldread

September 9, 2019

Joe Willie Alldread, 85, departed this life on Sept. 7, 2019 at North Miss. Medical Center.  Born in the Duck Hill Community of Montgomery County on August 24, 1934, he was one of the 9 children born to Jim Longstreet Alldread and Mary Janes Skyes Alldread.  He graduated from Winona High School in l952 and […]


Merrill Layne McNutt Scott

September 9, 2019

Merrill Layne McNutt Scott, 76, died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo.  Born October 24, 1942 in Jug Fork Community as the only child of Woodrow and Kathleen McNutt, she grew up and attended the schools there. Merrill worked for 38 years at Barclay/Bauhaus in Saltillo and retired as Accounting Supervisor. […]


Ravish “Gene” York

September 4, 2019

Mr. Ravish “Gene” York, age 83, died Monday, September 2, 2019 at Shearer-Richardson Nursing Home.  He was born August 21, 1936 in Bentley, MS to James Henry York and Nola Mae Hodges York. All services are private to the family.  Condolences to the family may be posted on our website or e-mailed to hollandfuneraldirectors@comcast.net. Holland […]


Johnny Mack Park

August 31, 2019

Johnny Mack Park, 64, died Thursday, August 22, 2019 at North Miss. Medical Center in Tupelo. Mack was born in Lee County on April 8, 1955 to the late Richard “Bud” Park and Vernell Franks Park. He attended Plantersville Schools. He was a farmer by birth and choice and worked on the Park Family Farms, […]


Ronnie Gene Rooker

August 30, 2019

Mr. Ronnie Gene Rooker, 63, died Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at North MS Medical Center following a brief illness.  He was born in Kankakee, Illinois on December 14, 1955 to James Samuel Rooker and Maggie Murry Rooker.  He worked many years doing various jobs in the construction business before becoming disabled.  His life was filled […]


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