Daniel Louis Foster

Dec 14, 2019 (date of funeral)
Daniel Louis Foster, 82, died December 6, 2019 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Clarksdale, he had recently moved to Yazoo City, MS. He was born on July 28, 1937 in Coahoma County, MS to Harvey Love Foster and Pearlie Posey Foster.

He was a member of Clarksdale Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon and Chairman of the Building and Grounds Committee for many years.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Linda Johnston Foster, of Yazoo City MS; daughter, Karen Foster Mathis (Greg) of Yazoo City, MS; son, Douglas Sean Foster (Shannon) of Readyville, TN; four grandchildren, Holli Foster Smith (Malcolm) of Southaven, MS, Nicole Foster of Hernando, MS, Zachary Mathis of Starkville, MS, Hanna Bridge (Dillon) of Starkville, MS; 2 great grandchildren, Aiden Foster and Addison Smith of Southaven, MS.

He was preceded in death by his parents, son Daniel Louis Foster II, granddaughter Megan Elizabeth Mathis; brothers, Harvey Foster, Claudie Foster and sisters, Sadie Hite and Maudie Foster.

Services will be held Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home, 718 Calhoun Avenue, Yazoo City, MS. with Rev. Dan Sandlin officiating. Interment will be at Glenwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials may sent to Clarksdale Baptist Church at 401 First Street, Clarksdale, MS or the charity of your choice.


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Billie Sue Purvis

Dec 14, 2019 (date of funeral)
Billie Sue Purvis, 63, of Yazoo City passed away Sunday December 8, 2019 at The Mississippi Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jackson. Retired as a Loan Assistant with BankPlus in Yazoo City she was of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include her husband Danny Ray Purvis, daughters; Mary E. (John) Bright of Bentonia,and Danielle C. (Mark) Coleson of Yazoo City, sons; William J. Springer and Jonathon Purvis of Yazoo City 8 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, Sisters; Betty (Ricky) Shivers of Yazoo City, Shirley (Randall) Mathis of Yazoo City, and Cyndi (Kirk) Warren of Chattanooga, TN, brothers; Richard Henson of Middleton, TN, and Lonzo Hood of Yazoo City, and a sister; Pat Glenn of Bay Springs.

Visitation will be Saturday December 14th 9:00 – 11:00 A.M. At Stricklin-King Funeral Home with Memorial Services at 11:00 A.M. Rev. Glen Warrington and Ricky Shivers will officiate.

Following the services family ans friends are invited to The Mathis residence at 12 Shivers Lane, Yazoo City for Visiting and Remembrances.


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