Billy Counts, Magee, MS

Billy Charles Counts, 78,  of Magee, MS, passed away Monday, April 27, 2015 at Magee General Hospital.  He was born on August 3, 1936 to the late parents of Jimmie and Gladys (Jordan) Counts in Rayville, LA.

Silas Garner Reed, Mendenhall, MS

Silas Garner Reed, 95, passed away on Friday, April 10, 2015, at Magee General Hospital.  She was born in Simpson County to the late Silas Levi and Ola Kennedy Garner.  She was a founding member of Athens Baptist Church in Mendenhall, MS, where until the time of her death, she held the honor of being the oldest living church member.