LaFAYETTE — Ms. Joyce Ellis, 40, of LaFayette died Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 at Lanier Health Services in Valley.

Funeral services are planned for Saturday, Nov. 24 at noon CST at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church in LaFayette with the Rev. Gary L. Dixon, pastor, officiating. Burial will follow at Handy Cemetery in LaFayette.

Silmon-Seroyer Funeral Home of LaFayette is handling arrangements.


VALLEY — Funeral services are pending for Mrs. Mildred K. Jones, 72, of Valley, who died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012 at George H. Lanier Memorial Hospital in Valley.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley is handling arrangements.


PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. — Mr. James Roy Thompkins, 71, of Panama City Beach died Oct. 26, 2012 at his home.

A memorial service was held on Oct. 29 at Coral Reef Condos and was officiated by Father David Walter.