Ann Beard Clark
Ann Beard Clark, 56, of Madison died Jan. 5, 2004.
Funeral services were held Jan. 7 at Colonial Heights Baptist Church in Jackson with burial in Pearl River Methodist Church Cemetery in Madison County.
Survivors include: her husband of 36 years, Ted Clark of Madison; daughter, Leah Clark Warren and husband Jake of Madison; son, William Scott Clark and wife Susan of Jackson; grandchildren, Emma Kathryn Warren, Mary Clark Warren, Hugh William Warren, Anna Wallace Clark and William Hunter Hughes Clark; sister, Jean Beard Carraway of Canton.
Memorials may be made to the Ann Beard Clark Scholarship Fund, Madison-Ridgeland Junior Auxiliary, P.O. Box 51, Ridgeland MS 39158.
Joel Ann Payne Ramsay
Joel Ann "Jobie" Payne Ramsay, 58, of Madison died Jan. 5, 2004, at St. Catherine's Village.
Funeral Mass was held Jan. 9 at St. Richard Catholic Church.
Survivors include: her daughter, Mildred Fuller of Hattiesburg; sons, Lamar Enochs Ramsay III and Christopher Lee Ramsay, both of Jackson; grandchildren, Amanda Boykin and Taylor Fuller, both of Hattiesburg; sister, Madeline Longstreet of High Hill, Mo.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, Memphis, or the American Cancer Society, 1380 Livingston Lane, Jackson MS 39213.
Kenneth J. LeSage
Kenneth J. LeSage, 77, of Flora died Jan. 6, 2004, at the G.V. "Sonny" Montgomery V.A. Medical Center in Jackson.
Graveside services were held Jan. 9 in Lakewood South Cemetery.
Survivors include: his wife, Dorothy W. LeSage of Flora; daughters, Cherie LeSage of Lakewood, Wis., and Jeannine Portman of Baton Rouge; brother, Maurice LeSage of Scottsville, Kan.; stepdaughter, Patricia Ford of Flora; three grandsons and two step-grandsons.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 16808, Jackson MS 39236 or the American Cancer Society, 1380 Livingston Lane, Jackson MS 39213.
Dean Harold Guynes
Dean Harold Guynes, 62, of Jackson died Jan. 10, 2004, at St. Dominic/Jackson Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services were held Jan. 13 at Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home in Ridgeland with burial in Parkway Memorial Cemetery in Ridgeland.
Survivors include: his sons, Richard Dennis Guynes of Ridgeland and Russell David Guynes of San Antonio, Texas; sister, Sarah Kountouris of Jackson; brothers, Dennis Guynes of Crystal Springs and Ed Guynes of Folsom, La.; and four grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the Down Syndrome Association of San Antonio, 4702 West Ave., Suite 6, San Antonio, Texas 78213.
Leonard Lafayette "Bill" Loper
Leonard Lafayette "Bill" Loper, 83, of Madison died Jan. 21, 2004, at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.
Funeral services were held Jan. 24 at Parkway Hills United Methodist Church with burial in Shelton Cemetery in Copiah County.
Survivors include: his wife of 57 years, Nell Shelton Loper of Madison; sons, Jim Loper and wife Merrie of Birmingham, John Loper and wife Judy of Madison; daughter, Lisa Sahler and husband Greg of Madison; grandchildren, Melanie Gardner of White House, Tenn., John Shelton Loper of Birmingham, Steven Sahler, Lee Sahler, Andy Sahler and Caleb Loper, all of Madison; brothers, Frank H. Loper and wife Carolyn of Orlando, Fla., and Joseph Carroll Loper and wife Madeline of Jackson; and great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Parkway Hills United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 1721, Madison MS 39130; Shelton Cemetery Association, 11154 Highway 28 West, Hazlehurst MS 39083; Lone Pine United Methodist Church in Canton or Hospice Ministries, 450 Towne Center Blvd., Ridgeland MS 39157.
Dorothy Jane Saik
Dorothy Jane Saik, 81, of Madison died Jan. 21, 2004.
Funeral services were held Jan. 24 at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Madison with burial in Cedar Lawn Cemetery in Jackson.
Survivors include: sons, Richard Saik and Paul Saik, both of Madison; daughters, Jessie Saik of Madison and Diane Saik of Ridgeland; grandchildren, Eliot Saik of Japan and Jessica Wright of Flowood; great-grandchild, Abby Wright of Flowood; brother, Nick Salseby of North Carolina; sisters, Emma Salseby of North Carolina and Martha Tatum of Arkansas.
Memorials may be made to St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 4000 Tidewater Lane, Madison MS 39110.
Herbert Connely Plunkett
Herbert Connely Plunkett, 75, of Madison died Jan. 23, 2004, at St. Dominic/Jackson Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services were held Jan. 26 at Christ United Methodist Church.
Survivors include: his wife, Iris Kathleen Jennings Plunkett of Madison; children, Iverson "Bo" Richmond IV and Dana Richmond Ward of Bend, Ore., H. Chad Richmond, Charles Jason Richmond and Elizabeth Plunkett Hardwood of Missoula, Mont., Pamela Plunkett Farr, Clayton Connely Plunkett and Sandra Plunkett Casey of Sulphur, La., Kathy Plunkett Mangialardi and Herbert Daniel Plunkett of Mandeville, La.; 15 great-grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and sister, Betty Nell Troy of Baton Rouge.
Memorials may be made to Stewpot Community Services, 1100 Wet Capitol St., Jackson, MS 39203 or Christ United Methodist Church, 5301 Old Canton Road, Jackson MS 39211.
Linda Hamlin, 49, of Canton died Jan. 11, 2004, at Madison County Medical Center in Canton.
Funeral services were held Jan. 17 at Canton United Methodist Church with burial in Hopewell Cemetery in Canton.
Survivors include: her daughters, Jessica Hamlin of Detroit, Yolanda Hamlin of Rochester, N.Y., and Belinda Hamlin of Jackson; grandchildren, MarQuish'a, Adrianna, On'Darious, Yasmine and Ja'Myhia; sisters, Loraine McDaniel and husband Lazarus of Gonzales, La., and Ester Laverne Hamlin of Canton; brothers, Amos Hamlin and wife Alice Rena of Canton and Andre' Hamlin of South Carolina; aunts, Paulette Vonner, Christine Milton and Betty Hamlin, all of Mississippi, Rosetta Hamlin and Edith Finlay of Detroit; uncle, Calvin Wendell Hamlin and wife Dorothy of Detroit.