Meridian Star


August 25, 2013

Obituaries for Sunday, August 25, 2013


MERIDIAN — Anita Carmella Case


    Anita Carmella Case, 66, of Enterprise, passed away on Friday at her home in Enterprise.

    She was born on March 4, 1947 to  John and Flora Rocco in Cleveland, Ohio.

    She is survived by her husband, Tommy Case, her daughter, Jean Skrunk, her brother, John Rocco, and two grandchildren.

    Memorial services will be held at a later date.

    Online condolences can be given at

Birdie L. Shirley                         

    Funeral services for Mrs. Birdie L. Shirley will be held on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at  Webb Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. David Seller and the Rev. Carl Stephens officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Nebo Cemetery.  James F. Webb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

    Mrs. Shirley, age 105, of Meridian, passed away Saturday at the Oaks Rehabilitation Center. She was retired from May Webb Hosiery Mill and East Mississippi State Hospital.

    She is survived by her several nieces and nephews.

    She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Dora Threatt; and her husband Steve Shirley.

    Visitation will be Monday, 5 - 7 p.m. at Webb Funeral Home.

    Family and friends may sign the online memorial, or leave a personal note for the family

Ruby Lee                         


    Funeral services for Mrs. Ruby Lee will be held on Tuesday at 3 p.m. at Webb Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.

    Mrs. Lee, age 57, of Meridian, passed away on Friday at Rush Hospital.

    She is survived by her two daughters, Terri Roberts (Micky) and Sherry Thompson both of Meridian; son, Gerry Lee of Deland, Fla.; husband, George Ivy of Meridian; 12 grandchildren; two brothers, Ricky and Roger Lee; and her sister, Jody Richardson.

    She is preceded in death by her parents, Otha Ethridge and Helen Stephens.

    Visitation will be Monday, 5–7 p.m. at James F. Webb Funeral Home.

    Family and friends may sign the online memorial or leave a personal note for the family at


Robert J. 'Bob' Kozman

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