Cecil Douglas McLendon, Mt. Olive, MS

Cecil Douglas McLendon, 56, passed away on Friday, April 8, 2016, at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson.

He was born on May 5, 1959, to his parents, the (late) William Cecil McLendon and Betty Grayson McLendon in Magee. He was a retired seismographer in the oilfield industry.

Prentiss Craft, Mendenhall, MS

Prentiss Craft, 54, of Mendenhall passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, at Magee General Hospital.

He was born on November 27, 1961 to his parents, the late L.C. and Ruby (Tebo) Craft, in Smith County, MS. 

Prentiss is survived by his loving wife, Judy (Bratcher) Craft; daughter, Tiffany Runnels; brother, Buck Craft; three sisters, Ruby Jewel King, Linda Hall, Bonnie Shelnutt; three grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Arrangements are entrusted with the care of Tutor Funeral Home of Mendenhall.

Keiko Tarama Sullivan, Mize, MS

Keiko Tarama Sullivan was born on the island of Ishigaki, Japan, on January 6, 1949. Her parents were Taisuke and Sadako Tarama.  She has three older brothers, Akira, Shohei, and Katsuya and two younger sisters, Estuko and Kazumi.