Samuel Griffin Norquist, 96, passed away peacefully at his residence surrounded by his family Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Born March 9, 1921, he was the son of Judge Rayner Reid Norquist and Sarah Griffin Norquist.
Hugh L. Mathews III, 63, of Benton passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at Baptist Medical Center Yazoo.
Ethel “Sister” Coghlan Cliburn passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at The Sharkey-Issaquena Community Hospital in Rolling Fork.
Linda C. Wills passed peacefully at the University of Mississippi Medical Center on March 4, 2018 at the age of 70.
A memorial service will be held at her home on March 17 at 3 p.m. - weather permitting.
Yazoo County Circuit Clerk Robert Coleman said concerns that voting machines were tampered with in the recent city election to favor a candidate are unfounded because it isn’t possible.