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OBITUARIES FOR SUNDAY, AUG. 5, 2001

By Staff
ROSE MARIE FRIERSON NEAL
Waitress
PICAYUNE Services for Rose Marie Frierson Neal will be held today at 3 p.m. at Picayune Funeral Home Chapel and on Monday at 11 a.m. at Evangel Temple Church in Meridian with the Revs. Raymond Frierson and Wesley Quave officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Mrs. Neal, 63, of Picayune, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2001, in Picayune. She was a waitress.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda Harris of Meridian; three brothers, Paul A. Frierson and Henry Frierson Jr., both of Picayune and Michael W. Frierson of Carriere; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, E.C. Neal Jr. and a daughter, Cathy Marie Thomas.
Visitation will be today from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. at the Picayune Funeral Home and Monday from 10:30 a.m. until service time at Evangel Temple Church.
LORENE HUNTER
Retired teacher
MACON Services for Lorene Hunter will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at Mashulaville Baptist Church with the Rev. Hugh Poole officiating. Burial will be in Mashulaville Cemetery.
Mrs. Hunter, 92, of Macon, died Friday, Aug. 3, 2001, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg. She was a retired teacher.
Survivors include several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter Murray and Ella Josephine Lipscomb Hunter.
Visitation will be today from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at the funeral home and Monday from 9:30 a.m. until service time at the church.
ANNIS T. CAMPBELL
QUITMAN Services for Annis T. Campbell will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Wright Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Ray Stokes and Mitchell McDonald officiating. Burial will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery.
Mrs. Campbell, 84, of Quitman, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2001, at McNeil Personal Care Home in Enterprise.
Survivors include three sons, John M. Campbell III, of Quitman, Ira W. Campbell of Talladega, Ala. and Oren R. Campbell of Van Nuys, Calif.; two daughters, Susan Reynolds of House and Sally Hoyt of Houston, Texas and five grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John M. Campbell Jr.
Visitation will be today from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. at the funeral home.
CHARLIE EDWARD CHATHAM
Retired
Services for Charlie Edward "Buddy" Chatham will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at Barham Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jerry Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Mr. Chatham, 86, of Meridian, died Friday, Aug. 3, 2001, at his home. He was retired. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a member of Cathedral Assembly of God Church.
Survivors include his wife, Majorie Halbert Smith Chatham of Meridian; six children, Sarah Wilson of Pearl, Dillard and Carolyn Smith of Demin Springs, La., Taylor and Dot Smith of Meridian, Sue Chatham and Charlie Ross of Huntsville, Ala., Charlie Chatham and Sherrill of Suwannee, Ga. and Johnnie Jean and Walter Sanborn of Canton, Ga.; 17 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; two sisters, Annie Reese and Ruby Thompson both of Meridian; a special niece, Faye and her husband Henry of Meridian and several other nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Bessie Long Chatham; two brothers, Marvin Chatham and K.C. Jones and a sister, Callie Moore.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons, Kenny Smith, Michael Smith, Richard Smith, Travis Smith, Austin Chatham and Mark Bridges.
Visitation will be today from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
ALTA W. ALLEN
Retired bookkeeper
MACON Services for Alta W. Allen will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Cockrell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Allen Mapp and Jessie Bonner officiating. Burial will be in Brooksville Cemetery.
Mrs. Allen, 78, of Brooksville, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2001, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus. She was a retired bookkeeper.
Survivors include a daughter, Becky Brown and her husband, Willie, of Hattiesburg; a sister, Alwee Fulton of Brooksville; two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Mamie Cockrell Williams.
The family requests memorials be made to Baptist Children's Village in Jackson or Palmer Home in Columbus.
Visitation will be Monday from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at the funeral home.
VENOLIA MARTIN
Homemaker
Services for Venolia Martin will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Causeyville with the Rev. Greg Baylor officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery with Berry &Gardner Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Martin, 75, of Meridian, died Thursday, Aug. 2, 2001, at Rush Foundation Hospital.
Survivors include her husband, Willie Martin of Meridian; a son, Robert L. Smith of Baltimore, Md.; two grandchildren; a great-grandchild and a great-great-grandchild.
LESTER DAVID JONES
Services for Lester David Jones will be held Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at Barham Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Jones, 48, of Meridian, died Friday, Aug. 3, 2001 in Mobile, Ala.
Visitation will be Monday from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
PHILLIP NICHOLSON
Retired from the Air National Guard
Services for Phillip "Nick" Nicholson will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Stephens Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Hal Bates, James M. Snowden and David Sellers officiating. Burial will be in Collinsville Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Nicholson, 73, of Collinsville, died Friday, Aug. 3, 2001, at Guardian Angel Hospice. He was retired from the Air National Guard.
Survivors include two sons, Bobby D. Allen of Sandestin, Fla. and Billy Allen and his wife, Vistan, of Collinsville; two sisters, Jackie Riley of Ft. Hood, Texas and Pat Looper of Tulsa, Okla.; four grandchildren, Lenee Ezell and her husband, Bruce, Richie Allen, Phillip Allen and his wife, Jane, Gina Allen and her husband, Charles Lundy; five great-grandchildren, Drew Allen, Josh Allen, Sarah Allen, Chisolm Allen-Lundy and Ziggy Allen-Lundy; two nephews, Richard Roots and his wife Jo and Russell Roots and his wife, Celia and several other nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Edna Earle Nicholson.
Pallbearers will be A.J. Wedgeworth, Jim Watson, Jim Miller, Gary Gibson, Dewayne Joyner and Mike Spears. Honorary pallbearers will be T.S. Pigford and Vaudrey Gressett.
Visitation will be Monday from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
ILEAN CLARK
Arrangements were incomplete at Clark's Memorial Funeral Home for Ilean Clark, 56, of DeKalb, who died Thursday, Aug. 2, 2001, at Riley Hospital.
ANNETTE GORDON
Arrangements were incomplete at Clark's Memorial Funeral Home for Annette Gordon, 85, of Columbus, who died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2001 at Rush Foundation Hospital.

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