Obiruaries for Friday, February 17, 20065
Services for Norvelle Cameron, of Kansas City, Mo., are noonSaturday, Feb. 18 at New Jerusalem Baptist Church in Kirby withburial in Hunt Cemetery in Roxie.
Visitation is today from noon until 8 p.m. with family presentfrom 6 to 8 p.m. at R.E. Tyler Funeral Home.
Ms. Cameron, 67, died Feb. 11, 2006, at her residence. She wasborn on Feb. 3, 1939, to Bill “Dan” Cameron and Ira C. StarksCameron.
She was a retired nurse. She was a 1958 graduate of Central HighSchool and a graduate of Queen of the World Nursing School.
Preceding her in death were her parents; and her brothers, RayJewelry, E.B., Bill, William McKinley and Joelone Cameron.
Survivors are her brothers, Clyde L. Cameron, of Tacoma, Wash.,and Babe Ruth Cameron, of Kansas City, Mo., and Jeathro Cameron, ofPrairieville, La.
Frances Taylor Laster
Funeral services for Frances Taylor Laster, of Duck Hill, areSaturday, Feb. 18 at 1 p.m. at Duck Hill Baptist Church. Burialwill be at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery.
Visitation is Saturday, beginning at 11 a.m., at the church.
Mrs. Laster, 82, died Feb. 16, 2006, at the Grenada Lake MedicalCenter following a stroke. She was born on Aug. 4, 1923, and wasthe daughter of Denson Taylor and Mattie Jones Taylor Raper. She isalso preceded in death by her husband of 42 years, HarrisLaster.
Mrs. Laster was a long-time bookkeeper in Grenada beforeretiring in 1996. She also served as a Montgomery County ElectionCommissioner for six years and was a site manager for theMeals-on-Wheels program.
Mrs. Laster was a member of the Duck Hill Baptist Church, itsFaith Sunday School Class and WMU.
Survivors are her daughters, Nanette Laster, Melba Rodgers andhusband Thomas; her sons, Johnny Laster and wife Sara, RobertLaster and wife Susan, all of Duck Hill, and Larry Laster and wifeCarol of Senatobia.
Other survivors are a sister, Ruth Harbin, and husband, Joe, ofGrenada; three grandsons, six granddaughters, three great-grandsonsand two great-granddaughters.
Memorials may be made to Habitat For Humanity of LincolnCounty.
Oliver Funeral Home of Winona is in charge of arrangements.
Services for Lucille Twiner, of Meadville, were 2 p.m. Thursday,Feb. 16 at Harrigill Funeral Home Chapel with burial in MidwayCemetery in Meadville.
Ms. Twiner, 80, died Feb. 15, 2006, at her residence. She wasborn in Franklin County on Oct. 18, 1925, to Andrew Jackson TwinerSr. and Lottie Robinson Twiner.
She was a retired sales clerk. She was a member of BunkleyBaptist Church.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, CarrollSullivan; and a brother, Andrew Jackson Twiner Jr.
Survivors are her sister, Jennie Lee Allen, of Meadville; and ahost of nieces and nephews.
Edwin Douglas Woolley
Services for Edwin Douglas Woolley, of Jackson, was 12:30 p.m.,today, Feb. 17 at Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home on High Streetin Jackson with burial in Lakewood Memorial Park.
Mr. Woolley, 76, died Feb. 16, 2006, at Chadwick Nursing andRehabilitation Center. He was born in Jackson on Sept. 12, 1929, toR.E. “Edgar” and Mattie Calcote Woolley.
He lived in Jackson all of his life and attended school in HindsCounty. He attended Capitol Street United Methodist Church andlater attended Alta Woods United Methodist Church.
Preceding him in death were his parents.
Survivors are his guardians Eula Pierce (aunt), Linda Woolley(cousin), the Rev. Dr. Jerry Mitchell (his faithful minister),numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends who loved him. He isalso survived by his faithful caregivers, Mary Lewis and JoeCollier who also loved him for many years.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice Ministries,Inc., 450 Towne Center Blvd., Ridgeland MS 39157 or Alta WoodsUnited Methodist Church, 109 Alta Woods Blvd. Jackson MS 39204.