Richard and Martha Beal are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 19. They met at Mississippi College and spent 36 years serving as International Mission Board missionaries in Venezuela. They have two daughters, Susan Nosker (Kieth) and Sarah Watts; and five grandchildren, Hannah, Ella, Daniel, Natalia and Judson.
From left, Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, Deputy Tyler Creel and Chief Deputy Jamie Singley on Monday stand by a truck loaded with toys the sheriff’s office collected. Creel and Singley delivered the toys to the Blair Batson Children’s Hospital in Jackson to be distributed to the young patients there for Christmas.
Foxworth First Baptist Church Adult Choir Cantata, Dec. 22
Foxworth First Baptist Church invites you to its adult choir cantata at the 11 a.m. morning worship on Sunday, Dec. 22. The theme will be “Waiting for Christmas.” Director will be Ellen Ball.
Russell Christopher Burton
Laura L. Blansett
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, in Darbun Community Cemetery for Laura L. Blansett, 81, of Kokomo, who died on Monday, Dec. 16 in Columbia. Rev. A.D. Gammill officiated at the services.
Deborah Giles Armstrong
The following entities incorporated in Marion County during October and November, according to records from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office:
Copacetic Creations LLC, 309 Singley Road, Columbia
Brumfield Services LLC, 78 Rockin B Road, Foxworth