Perry Barnett, Mendenhall, MS

Perry Barnett (2)Perry Barnett, 58, of Mendenhall, MS passed away January 17, 2014. He was born on January 16, 1956 to the parents of Virginia Langford and P. B. Barnett. Perry is survived by his wife, Glenda Henderson Barnett; mother, Virginia Barnett; three sons, Patrick Blaine Barnett (Neecee), Presley Brent Barnett (Kayla), Paul Brady Barnett; two daughters, Paige Brittany Barnett, Parris Brook Barnett; brother, Paul Barnett; sister, Carol Barnett Blair and four grandchildren.

Perry is preceded in death by his father, P. B. Barnett.

Visitation will be Monday, January 20, at Tutor Funeral Home in Mendenhall from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Services are 10:00 am Tuesday, January 21, at Tutor Funeral Home Chapel in Mendenhall with Bro. Earl Clark officiating. Final resting place will be in Star Cemetery, Star, MS. Online condolences may be made at

Troye Murphy, Magee, MS

Troye Murphy, 75, of Magee, passed away Saturday, January 11, 2014.She was born on September 1, 1938 to the parents of Mary Eugene McWilliams and James Monroe Harrington.

She is survived by one son, David Murphy (Kay) of Magee; two brothers, John Harrington (Jane) of Magee MS, Reese Harrington (Mildred) of Terry, MS; three grandchildren, Shannon Stalsonburg, Ben Murphy, Mollye Grace Murphy; four great grandchildren, John Michael Peden, Trinity Murphy, Paxton Stalsonburg and Keeton Stalsonburg.

Along with her parents, Troye is preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Murphy; son, James Dale Murphy and sister, Mary Sue Schwan.

Visitation is Monday, January 13, 2014 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at Corinth Baptist Church in Magee. Services are Tuesday, January 14, at 10:00 am at Corinth Baptist Church with interment following in the church cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Tutor Funeral Home in Magee. Online condolences may be made at

Johnnie Barnette, Clinton, MS

Johnnie Barnette, 83, of Clinton, MS passed away on Monday, January 6, 2014. He was born on October 27, 1930 to the late parents of Lettie Mae Robinson and John Lee Barnette. Johnnie is survived by his son, Kenneth (Sandra) Barnette; brother, Thomas Ray (Helen) Barnette; five grandchildren, Kimberly Barnette, Tammy Robbins, Renee Barnette, Amanda Barnette, Victor Barnette and his lifelong pal and special friend, Wally Fields. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Alice Faye Barnette.

Arrangements were entrusted with Tutor Funeral Home of Magee. Online condolences may be made at

Kerri Leigh Dossey, Crystal Springs, MS

Kerri Leigh Dossey, 35, of Crystal Springs, MS passed away December 31, 2013. Kerri was born on April 7, 1978, the daughter of Chris Dossey. Along with her mother, Kerri is survived by two sons, Austin Dossey of Mt.Olive, MS and Phallon Shute; a brother, Bryan Dossey of Crystal Springs, Ms and her grandfather, Thomas K. Yelverton of Mt.Olive, MS. Visitation will be held at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee, on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 10:30 am with the service following in the Tutor Funeral Home Chapel in Magee.