Allison Dallas, left, poses with Rosalyn Howard, executive director of the Mississippi Nurses Foundation. Dallas received a $1,000 scholarship from the foundation to continue her education in nursing. The MNF presents scholarships to nursing students enrolled in an accredited associate or baccalaureate nursing program in Mississippi, and they are are made possible by the Nurses Car Tag Program. Dallas, 27, of Collinsville, studied nursing after family health issues inspired her to return to school. A 2008 MCC graduate, Dallas later received a master’s degree in history. She returned to MCC and studied in the Associate Degree Nursing Program where she garnered several awards including the Margaret Armstrong Excellence in Nursing Award and was tapped as a Circle of Excellence honoree at graduation. She plans to pursue a career as a family nurse practitioner.
This Week's Circulars
Arrangements were incomplete at Berry and Gardner Funeral Home for Mrs. Ola M. Henderson, 81, of Meridian, who died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, at Anderson Regional Medical Center.
Graveside services for Cheryl Denise "Webb" Tuggle, 62, will be Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, 2 p.m., at Pine Grove Baptist Church cemetery in House, Miss. Cheryl died Friday, peacefully, at her home. www.stephensfunerals.com for full obituary.
BUTLER, Ala. [ndash] Funeral services for Mrs. Allie Vernell Manley Irby will be held Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, at 11 a.m., at Needham Assembly of God. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
On Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, Richard Lowery passed peacefully from this world in his home in Meridian, Miss. He was attended by his loving wife, a kind friend and his loyal companion dog, Kennif Ray. He was born Richard Watson Lowery Jr., in Jackson, Miss. on March 8, 1952. His father was a Mari…
Mary Anita Bonner-Ligon, 58, of Meridian, Miss. passed away Feb. 12, 2020, at Anderson Regional Medical Center She was born March 16, 1961, to Harold and Virginia (Williams) Bonner in Dekalb County, Ga. She was a graduate of Matty Hersee School of Nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse at …
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