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Chambrea Suares

Chambrea Suares

GREENVILLE — Chambrea Fern Ayala Suares, 55, of Greenville died Wednesday, April 22, 2020, at her home. Private family graveside was at Greenville Cemetery, under the direction of Boone Funeral Home, Greenville.


City residents to pay for trash pickup starting in October


Monday’s Greenville City Council special budget session sparked a voting difference between the council members about charging for trash pickup.

The City of Greenville, compared to other cities throughout the Delta, has never charged to pick up trash in the city, but that’s about to change. 

Greenville mayor rescinds church citations; ordinance remains intact


Parishioners ticketed for holding a drive-in service April 8 at  Temple Baptist Church will not have to pay the $500 fine issued in violation of Greenville Mayor Errick Simmons’ executive order restricting indoor and drive-in church gatherings due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Police investigate human remains found on Christmas Day


Greenville police are investigating the remains of a human body discovered on Christmas Day.

Officers with the Greenville Police Department got a call from a concerned resident shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday about human remains found in a wooded area in the 700 block of Clay Street. A firearm was also found next to the body.


Mr. and Mrs. Angie and Kelly Saxton, of Belzoni, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tori Parkerson, to Jay Downs.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Martha and Jackie Gunter, of Greenville, Jean Pohlman and the late Bob Pohlman, and Frances Saxton and the late Sam Saxton.


Robert Putman

Robert Putman

GREENVILLE — Funeral services for Robert Lee Putman, 64, of Greenville, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 2, at Harris Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, at his home.

Danny Flanagan

Danny Flanagan

GREENVILLE — Funeral services for Danny Claibon Flanagan, 66, of Greenville, will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 29, at Mortimer Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. Interment will be in Lehrton Cemetery, Ruleville, under the direction of Mortimer Funeral Home, Greenville.



Weddings & Engagements

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Cowart, of Tylertown, and Mr. Billy Clifton, of Richton, announce the marriage of... READ MORE