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Audrey Billingslea Pepper

Audrey Billingslea Pepper, 93, of Benton passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at home.

Funeral services were Thursday June 7 at the Culpepper Funeral Home in Canton with Roger Richardson officiating. Burial was at Concord Cemetery in Pickens.




Michelle Denise Cope

Michelle Denise Cope, 51, of Bentonia passed away Thursday June 14, 2018 at The Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. A delivery driver for Pizza Hut, she was a member of Eden Baptist Church.


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Big Hitter

Bryce Brooks gets a hit for Bentonia Bugs in a showdown with the Southland Pest Control Hornets. The Hornets prevailed 6-5. See more youth sports photos in each edition of The Yazoo Herald.




Juanita Smith

Juanita Smith, 96, passed away peacefully from her earthly life and entered her eternal life on May 21, 2018.

Graveside service will be Saturday, May 26 at 3 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Benton. 


Leann Hardage

Leann Hardage, 64, retired teacher at Yazoo City Schools, died May 23 at her new home in Victoria, Texas. Visitation is Tuesday, May 29 from 9-11 a.m. at Rosewood Funeral Home in Victoria, Texas. Graveside services will follow at 1 p.m. at Resurrection Cemetery in Victoria.




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Big Hitter

Bryce Brooks gets a hit for Bentonia Bugs in a showdown with the Southland Pest Control Hornets. The Hornets prevailed 6-5. See more youth sports photos in each edition of The Yazoo Herald.


Staying Focused

Olivia Wilson keeps her eyes on the ball while at bat for the Ponytail Express in youth softball action this week. See more youth baseball softball photos in The Yazoo Herald. 






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Walmart opens in Yazoo

An enormous crowd was present Wednesday morning for the grand opening of Walmart in Yazoo City. Among those speaking at the event were former Gov. Haley Barbour and Mayor Diane Delaware. See Saturday's edition for more details. 





Joseph "Joe" Broadaway Jr.

Joseph Reginal “Joe” Broadaway  Jr., 80, of Yazoo City passed away at his home on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. 

Mr. Broadaway was a retired electrical supervisor for Yazoo City Public Service Commission and was a former alderman for Ward 4.





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Obituaries

Marilyn Lewis, 78, of Yazoo City passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018 at Merit Health River... READ MORE