Sonny Boatman

A private service for James Everett “Sonny” Boatman, 90, will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home with burial at the Corinth National Cemetery.

Due to COVID restrictions, there will be no visitation.

Mr. Boatman passed peacefully Wednesday, January 20, 2021 after a brief illness. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Verandah-Curlee House (P O Box 45, Corinth, MS 38834), Corinth-Alcorn Animal Shelter (3825 Proper Street, Corinth MS 38834 or a charity of choice.

Patricia Marilyn Hodum

Patricia Marilyn Hodum, 78, died Friday, January 22, 2021, at her residence in Corinth.

Arrangements are incomplete with McPeters Inc. Funeral Directors.

James Roy Holt

Graveside services for James Roy Holt, 75, of Iuka, are 1 p.m. Sunday at Eastport Cemetery. 

Mr. Holt died Thursday, January 21, 2021, at his residence. 

Cutshall Funeral Home of Iuka is in charge of arrangements.

James Lowry Troupe

James Lowry Troupe of Huntsville, Ala., died January 11, 2021, after a long battle with Covid.

Private services were held and burial occurred at Maple Hill Cemetery in Huntsville, Ala.

Memorials may be made through the Mississippi State University Foundation and designated for the James Lowry Troupe Memorial Endowed Scholarship. Commitments may be made online at or checks payable to the MSU Foundation Inc. may be sent to P. O. Box 6149, Mississippi State, MS 39762. 

Berryhill Funeral Home in Huntsville, Ala. was in charge of arrangements.

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