Obituaries for Monday, Aug. 11, 2003
Owner Stark's Auto Salvage
Services for Cecil Dairl Stark will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Barham Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Wallace Lucky officiating. Burial will be in Graham Cemetery.
Mr. Stark, 69, of Meridian, died Saturday, Aug. 9, 2003, in Meridian.
Survivors include his wife, Noretta Stark of Meridian; children, Joyce Collins and her husband, Albert, of Lake, Ark., Dairl Stark of Meridian and Julia Caraway and her husband, Coley, of Columbus; grandchildren, Jennifer Lockhart and her husband, Lee, C. Todd Moseley, Joshua Collins, Hunter Collins, Michael Simmons and his wife, Stephanie, Daniel Stark, Jessica Stark, Caleb Stark, Samuel Stark, Sophia Odom, Anna Odom, and Shawn Odom, Christa Odom and David Odom, Lauren Holley and Jonathan Holley; great-grandchildren, Trinity Beals, Micheal J. Simmons and another on the way; brothers, Forest Stark and his wife, Mary,and Mark Stark and his wife, Irma, all of Summerville, Mo., Walter Stark and his wife, Shenora, of Irving, Texas, and Norman Stark and his wife, Mary, of St. Louis; and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Owner Noxapater Hardware
LOUISVILLE Services for Hosea Franklin Kemp will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Noxapater Baptist Church with the Revs. Wayne Sanders and Kevin White officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Noxapater. Nowell-Tilghman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Kemp is a lifelong resident of Winston County and was a member of Noxapater Baptist Church where he was a past deacon and Sunday school teacher. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in World War II. He was the owner of Noxapater Hardware, where the local gentlemen would gather each morning for a cup of coffee.
Survivors include his wife, Kathleen Johnson Kemp of Noxapater; sons, Jimmy Wayne Kemp and his wife, Peggy, of Noxapater and Randy Kemp of Meridian; step-sons, William Johnson and his wife, Patty, of Louisville and Johnny Johnson and his wife, Cheryl, of Mendenhall; a sister, Bobbie Kemp Hicks of Meridian; four grandchildren and four step-grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mildred "Millie" Quinn Kemp and a granddaughter, Lisa Kemp Mosley.
Memorials may be made to Noxapater Baptist Church.
Pallbearers will be the deacons of Noxapater Baptist Church. Honorary pallbearers will be members of his Sunday school class.
Visitation will be today 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at the funeral home.