The Lord is my Shepherd…Psalms 23rd
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 11 a.m. in Pleasant Valley Baptist Church. Apostle Ricky L. Butler will officiate, assisted by Pastor Donald Parker.
Vincent was born October 12, 1964 in Picayune to the late A.D. and Bernethia Burton.
He attended elementary school at George Washington Carver and was a graduate of Picayune Memorial High School, Class of 1982.
At an early age, he joined the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Rev. E.L. Fox. He attended Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. Later he became an active member of Restoration Ministry Church of God in Pearl River, La., under the leadership of Apostle Ricky L. Butler.
Vincent worked as a car mechanic in Picayune and the surrounding areas. Later he attended truck driver school and became a truck driver and worked faithfully until his death.
Vincent ended his earthly existence to begin his heavenly journey on Friday, May 10, 2013 at Forest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Miss.
He was preceded in death by: his parents, A.D. and Bernethia Burton; brother, Roberts Watson; paternal grandparents, Howard and Viola Griffith; maternal grandparents, Daniel and Bertha Roy; and two sisters-in-law, Sandra Griffin and Mary Lee Burton.
He leaves to cherish his loving memories: eight brothers, A.D. Roy (Dora) of Oakland, Calif., Daniel Roy of New Bern, N.C., Theodore Burton of Columbus, Ga., Carl Ray Burton (Delores) of Dallas, Texas, Donnie Griffith of Hammond, La., and Larry Burton (Diane), Joseph Burton (Lynn) and Victor Burton (Lisa) all of Picayune, Miss.; three sisters, Myrtle Ann Rhone, Juanita Terrell and Felicia Davis (Coleman) all of Picayune; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the church. Interment will be in the Picayune Cemetery.
“In God’s Care”
Entrusted to Brown’s Funeral Home, (601)798-4469.
The Lord is my Shepherd…Psalms 23rd
Ms. Jackie Kellar, 81, of Poplarville, Miss., passed away Sunday, December 8, 2013 in Wesley Medical Center in Hattiesburg.
Annie Jean “Gina” Cohn
“Let not your heart be troubled”…John 14:1.
Annie Jean “Gina” Cohn, 57, departed this life on Tuesday December 3, 2013 at her home in Picayune, Miss., surrounded by her family and friends. She was born on November 8, 1956, to the late Percy Adams Sr. and Martha Adams-Wilkerson in Bogalusa, La. She was the fourth child of ten children.
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.
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