Obituaries for Monday, January 4, 2010

Published 6:00 am Monday, January 4, 2010

Oscar Warren Cole

Services for Oscar Warren Cole, of Bogue Chitto, are 11 a.m.Tuesday, Jan. 5, at Shady Grove Baptist Church with burial in thechurch cemetery.

Visitation is Monday from 4 until 8 p.m. at Brookhaven FuneralHome on North Jackson Street and Tuesday from 10 until 11 a.m. atthe church.

Mr. Cole, 89, died Jan. 3, 2010, at Hospice Ministries inRidgeland. He was born in Brookhaven on Dec. 19, 1920, to JohnFranklin Cole and Lula McCullough Cole.

He was a supervisor for the Kellwood Co. in Fernwood. He alsoserved in the U.S. Army during World War II. Mr. Cole loved peopleof the community and was always helping people. He was a verygenerous person. He was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Churchwhere he served as deacon, church clerk and Sunday school teacherfor many years.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his brothers, AlphaeusCole and Harry Cole; and his sisters, Ruth Green and ElizabethForstall.

Survivors are his wife, Faye Anglin Cole, of Jackson; adaughter, Marcia Walker and husband, Larry, of Madison; abrother-in-law, Earl Forstall, of New Orleans, La.; asister-in-law, Willie Cole Ward, of Bogue Chitto; and numerousnieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers are Lane Cole, John Cole, Tom Cole, Franklin Moak,Herman Moak and Bobby Nelson.

Honorary pallbearers are James Hux and Ronald Dale Jones.

Memorials may be made to Shady Grove Baptist Church’s generalfund.

Mollie Evelyn Nations

Services for Mollie Evelyn Nations, of Bogue Chitto, are 11 a.m.Tuesday, Jan. 5, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapel inBrookhaven with burial in Victory Baptist Church Cemetery inBrookhaven.

Visitation is Monday from 5 until 9 p.m. at the funeralhome.

Mrs. Nations, 75, died Jan. 2, 2010, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter in Brookhaven. She was born on Aug. 4, 1934, to Earlie B.Roberts and Florence Reed Roberts.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of Victory BaptistChurch.

Preceding her in death were her parents, Earlie B. Roberts andFlorence Reed Roberts; her brothers, Hollis Roberts and Earl JuniorRoberts; and a sister, Ella Mae Roberts Hall.

Survivors are her husband of 46 years, Noel Wayne Nations; hersons, Ricky Wayne Nations and wife, Renee, and Paul Rusty Nations,all of Bogue Chitto; her sisters, Lois Lester, of Brookhaven, LoraHall, of Baker, La., and Nina Ruth Roberts, of Brookhaven; and herthree grandchildren, Nichole Nations Hall and husband, Cody, WayneEdward Nations and Kyle Nations, all of Bogue Chitto.

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