Marie Estelle Land Wray

Marie Estelle Land Wray, 76, passed away April 28, 2016, surrounded by her loving family.

Visitation will be held Friday, April 29, 5-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at Doty Springs Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery.

Daniel Rawlins


Funeral services for Daniel Rawlins, 74, of Durant, will be held Saturday, April 30, at 3 p.m. at Winters Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Damascus Cemetery.

Rawlins died April 26, 2016, in Hinds County.

Julia Cotton-Lucas

Funeral services for Mrs. Julia Cotton-Lucas, 79, of Kosciusko, will be held Saturday, April 30, at 10 a.m. at Pleasant Hill M.B. Church with burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

She died April 26, 2016. She was a retired dental assistant.

Harvey Lawrence


Harvey Lawrence, Sr., 60, of Edwards, passed away April 22, 2016, at his residence.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 26, at Culpepper Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation was 5 – 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Rev. Al Franks officiated.

James L. Busby


James L. Busby, 80, of Durant died April 22, 2016, at the University Medical Center in Jackson. 

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 24, at the Durant United Pentecostal Church with burial in Bowlin Cemetery.