The beautiful Linda Faye Brown was born May 7, 1964, to the proud parents of Walter and Mildred Bell Sr. in Tallahatchie County, Mississippi. Faye passed away July 16, 2020, at 1 p.m. She transitioned to be with the Lord in the arms of her husband with her children and grandchildren looking on while listening to her mother’s words of encouragement on the phone.
Faye is survived by her husband, Jeremaine Brown Sr., and children LaSharon Bell, Cedric Douglas Jr., Jeremaine Brown Jr., and Faith Brown; mother, Mildred Bell; mother and father in law Pastor Elijah and Shirley Brown; siblings Walter Bell Jr. (Mary), Annette Morris (Decon), Walter Michael Williams (Jessica), Yvonne Newton (Lawrence), Janet Bell, Nathaniel Bell (Teresa), Don Bell (LaQuita), Gerald Bell, Ken Bell (Renee), Jamaal Bell (Tiffany), Brian Bell, Maxine Cooper, Keith Cooper and Eric Cooper; grandchildren Larsen Bell, Lauren Ray and Lindie Ray; sister in-law Arnitra Hunter; and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins. Faye is preceded in death by her father, Mr. Walter Bell Sr.
Faye was truly a woman of God that believed in service to humanity. She personified her walk with God and carried herself as a virtuous woman. She impacted the lives of those she came in contact with her loving smile, her words of encouragement, her willingness to serve others and her generous heart.
A grave side service is scheduled for July 25, 2020, at 10 a.m. at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Pastor Elijah Brown, Mount Olive MB Church in Lorman, Mississippi, will officiate the ceremony and Pastor Stevie Duncan, Living Word Baptist Church, Vicksburg, Mississippi, will eulogize. All are welcome to attend and celebrate the life of the beautiful Linda Faye Brown. Flowers and condolences may be sent to Glenwood Funeral Home, 145 Hwy 80 Vicksburg, MS 39180. Viewing of the body will be July 24, 2020, at Glenwood Funeral Home from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Timothy Wayne Randall, 1954 – 2020
Timothy Wayne Randall passed away Oct. 12, 2020, at the age of 66.
Timothy was a member of Bowmar Baptist Church. He attended H. V. Cooper High School. He lived in Vicksburg most of his life.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles Wayne Randall and Ruby Lucille Randall.
He is survived by his daughter, Rachel Rene Randall Campbell; son, Nathan Wayne Randall; sister, Elaine Randall English (Bill); grandsons Austin and Landon Kraemer; nephew, Cris Bessette; and niece, Evie Bessette.
A visitation will be Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, at 10 a.m. at Glenwood Funeral Home.
A graveside service will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery with Rev. Roger Cresswell officiating.
Marion G. ‘Buster’ Cupp, 1926 – 2020
Marion G. “Buster” Cupp passed away Oct. 13, 2020. He was 93.
Buster was born in Alexandria, Louisiana, on Oct. 25, 1926, the son of John F. and Bertha Ashley Cupp; he was one of 14 children. He had lived in Vicksburg since 1942. He worked for Davis Grill from 1943 to 1944 and again from 1947 to 1953; then for A&P from 1953 until 1988. He served in WWII in the South Pacific, 7th Division, 17th Regiment, Company K. He was a lifetime member of VFW Post 2572 and lifetime member of American Legion Post 3.
He is predeceased in death by his parents and all his siblings.
He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Mary L. “Tippy” Cupp; daughters Janie Ruth Hollowell (Thomas) and Mary Ann Lockhart; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Due to Covid-19, the family is holding a private service.
Dannie Ezell Emrick, 1948 – 2020
Dannie Ezell Emrick went home to be with our Lord and savior Jesus Christ Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, at 7:19 p.m. surrounded by all of his loved ones. For all that knew him knew he absolutely loved fishing and his kids, grandkids, great grandkids and great-great grandchild, in addition to all of the bonuses that came along with them.
Mr. Emrick was preceded in death by his parents, Julian Ezell Emrick and Virginia Mildred Dobbs, and two sisters, Kitty Fay Hunt and Teresa Nowell. He is survived by two sons, Danny Emrick Jr. and Trinity Emrick (Nikki); five daughters, Lisa Kapp (Robert), Christie Emrick, Lee Moulder (Jason), Mistie Davis and Destiny Emrick (Kurt); two sisters Shirley May and Debbie McDaniel; 20 grandchildren, April Johnston (David), Robert Kapp Jr., Stacia Guider (Peyton), Caleb Baker (Chanci), Lexi Baker, Shane Emrick (Laurin), Dillion Nevels, Ethan Moulder, Abigayle Davis, Emma and Lyndon Davis, Raina and Jordan Emrick, Angel Hunt, Hayden Hinson, Connor Emrick and Jordan, Lilly, Skyla and TJ Shamblin; 10 great grandchildren, Corbin Hart (Jacie Redditt), Taylor Palmer, Conley Johnston, Lanie Johnston, Shane Michael Emrick Jr., Brayden Kapp, Kenzie Brewer, Colby Baker, Ayden Thomas and Greyson Guider; and one great-great-grandchild, Laken Hart.
Services will be held at Glenwood Funeral Home with visitation from 10 a.m. until noon and service to follow. Burial will be at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Beautiful Deliverance Ministry.
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