Let not your heart be troubled…John 14:1
Elaine McDonald Thompson was born October 7, 1956 to the late Woodrow McDonald and Eve Louise Nixon Davis in Carriere, Miss. Elaine confessed Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age and united with New Hebron Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor A.D. Jackson.
She was previously employed at Wal-Mart SuperCenter in Picayune and at East Side Elementary as a cook until her health failed. She touched many people, and never met a stranger. She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, aunt, friend, and will be forever missed.
On the morning of April 3, 2013, she was called home to be with the Lord.
She was preceded in death by: her mother, Eva Louise Nixon-Davis; her father, Woodrow McDonald; three brothers: David K. “D.K.” McDonald, Woodrow “Dub” McDonald, and Edward McDonald.
She leaves to cherish her many memories: two sons, Christopher Deon “Face” “Willie” Nixon-Davis, Sr.; and Justin “Jeffro” “Big Ro” Nixon, Sr., both of Picayune; one daughter, Kawana (Douglas) Furr of Jonesboro, Ga.; her husband, Claude “Pap” Thompson of Oklahoma; one sister, Rose Jean Nunnery of New Orleans, La.; two brothers, David R. “Dave” McDonald, and Melvin Nixon, Sr., both of Picayune, Miss.; three God-daughters, Kimika (Den) Magee of Picayune, Tiambrya Dantzler, and Leticia Jackson, both of Marietta, Ga.; 25 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends. She is also survived by three special friends, Sharon (Mo) Staten, Joyce Ford and Peggy Magee, and a special friend/sister-in-law, Fannie Compton.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 12 noon at New Hebron Baptist Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to service.
The Rev. K. Martin Thomas will officiate at the service. Entrusted to Brown’s Funeral Home 601-798-4469.
Let not your heart be troubled…John 14:1
Richard Arlan Smith
Richard Arlan Smith, 80, passed away December 6, 2013, at his home.
He was born on January 25, 1933, in the Byrd’s Chapel Community.
He graduated high school in 1951 from McNeill High School, McNeill, Miss.
Herberta Louise Randolph Holland
Herberta Louise Randolph Holland, 97, a recent resident of Picayune, Miss., passed away Monday, December 2, 2013 at Millbrook Gardens Assisted Living Home.
Ivan Christopher “Chris” Seal
Ivan Christopher “Chris” Seal, 38, of Bear Creek passed away Monday, December 2, 2013.
Joji Tomei, 88, of Carriere, Miss., passed away Monday, November 25, 2013.
Visitation will be held Saturday December 7, 2013 at Picayune Funeral Home beginning at 10:30 a.m. until 12 noon with a short memorial service directly after.
Rebbie F. Smith
Funeral Services for Rebbie F. Smith, 87, of Picayune, Miss., who passed away Monday, December 2, 2013, will be held Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Pine Grove Baptist Church.
Darrell Luther Mitchell
Graveside services for Darrell Luther Mitchell who passed away December 2, 2013 at 89 years old, born January 27, 1924, will be held Thursday, December 5, 2013, at New Palestine Cemetery in Picayune, Miss., at 2 pm for family and friends.
Donald Ray Combs
“And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes…” — Revelation 21:4
Donald Ray Combs, 70, of Edmonton, Ky., passed away Friday, November 29, 2013, at the NHC Healthcare Facility in Glasgow. Born in Glasgow, he was a son of the late Rex and Laverne Greer Combs. Donald Ray was employed in construction and building maintenance and he was a veteran serving in the U.S. Army.
Challen Reece O’Meara
Funeral Services for Challen Reece O’Meara , 52, of Picayune, Miss., who passed away Saturday, November 30, 2013, will be held Thursday, December 5, 2013, at 1 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel.
Memorial Services for Catherine McVaugh, 88, of Picayune, Miss., who passed away Sunday, December 1, 2013, will be held Friday, December 6, 2013, at 2 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel.
Visitation will be Friday, December 6, 2013 from 1-2 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel.
Sheryl Faye Ledet
Memorial Services for Sheryl Faye Ledet, 65, of Carriere, Miss., who passed away Saturday, November 30, 2013, will be held Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at 12 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel.
Visitation will be Wednesday, December 4, 2013 from 11 a.m. -12 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home Chapel.
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