Melissa McCarty, Mt.Olive, MS

Melissa Grammer McCarty, 55, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, October 3, 2019, at Magee General Hospital.

She was born on September 30, 1964, to her parents, the late Perry (Buddy) Grammer and Betty (Crouch) Grammer in Ruleville, MS.

She is survived by her husband, Gilton (Buster) McCarty; mother, Betty Grammer; sons, Shelton Wood (Amy), Gilton McCarty Jr. (LaShea), Hunter McCarty (Morgan); sister, Tammy Woodard (Cris); six grandchildren, Mackenzie and Karlee Wood, Kaston, Kalli, Kaelyn and Karoline McCarty.

Along with her father, she was preceded by a husband, Shelton Wood and brother, David Grammer.

Visitation will be held on Friday, October 4, 2019, from 4:30 pm until 8:00 pm at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee. Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, October 5, 2019, at 11:00 am at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee. Interment will follow in Sharon Presbyterian Cemetery in Magee.

Arrangements are entrusted with Tutor Funeral Home of Magee.

Ray Reed, Magee, MS

Charles Raven Reed, 75, of Magee, Mississippi, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2019 at his home in Brandon, Mississippi. He was born June 28, 1944, to Clifton C. and Gladys (Richardson) Reed.

Alma Russell, Mendenhall, MS

Alma Russell passed away on Friday, September 21, 2019, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Ms surrounded by her loving family. She was born on August 31, 1941, to Clyde Earl Newman and Vernice (Champagne) Newman in Hammond, LA.