Obituaries

Glindal Johnson
B: 1939-11-05
D: 2022-11-15
View Details
Johnson, Glindal
Christina Parker
B: 1981-09-14
D: 2022-11-12
View Details
Parker, Christina
Joseph Olier
B: 1939-05-20
D: 2022-11-11
View Details
Olier, Joseph
Reata Fox
B: 1937-06-17
D: 2022-11-08
View Details
Fox, Reata
Kathryn Heldt
B: 1956-05-21
D: 2022-11-08
View Details
Heldt, Kathryn
Douglas Heller
B: 1959-01-11
D: 2022-11-03
View Details
Heller, Douglas
Carolyn Kalnins
B: 1935-08-07
D: 2022-11-03
View Details
Kalnins, Carolyn
Ashley Skipper
B: 1983-03-01
D: 2022-10-30
View Details
Skipper, Ashley
Christina Alexander
B: 1979-10-15
D: 2022-10-26
View Details
Alexander, Christina
Carol Bertucci
B: 1946-08-18
D: 2022-10-23
View Details
Bertucci, Carol
Randall Johnson
B: 1952-10-04
D: 2022-10-23
View Details
Johnson, Randall
Ronnie Mohr
B: 1943-10-16
D: 2022-10-19
View Details
Mohr, Ronnie
Jeanette McGowan
B: 1932-11-26
D: 2022-10-11
View Details
McGowan, Jeanette
Edward Williamson
B: 1981-11-30
D: 2022-10-02
View Details
Williamson, Edward
Linda Ladnier
B: 1945-12-18
D: 2022-09-24
View Details
Ladnier, Linda
Scott Campbell
B: 1963-04-26
D: 2022-09-23
View Details
Campbell, Scott
Robin Graham
B: 1973-07-15
D: 2022-09-19
View Details
Graham, Robin
William Peeler
B: 1944-03-18
D: 2022-09-18
View Details
Peeler, William
Walter Pomelow
B: 1958-07-13
D: 2022-09-15
View Details
Pomelow, Walter
Stephen Leperi
B: 1928-04-26
D: 2022-09-09
View Details
Leperi, Stephen
John Santobianco
B: 1960-03-26
D: 2022-09-08
View Details
Santobianco, John

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
6631 Washington Avenue
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
Phone: (228) 872-3637
Fax: (228) 872-3638

Our Burial Services

The earliest human burial dates back 100,000 years making it one of the longest-lived and most widespread of traditions. For an overview of the many different burial traditions, check out the websites in the Resources section below.

Understanding Burial Services

Here at Southern Mississippi Funeral Services, we have the deepest respect for this traditional practice. If you are interested in learning more about the burial services we offer, please review the following information. Should you have questions about anything, please call us at (228) 872-3637.

There are many things to consider when deciding whether to bury a recently-deceased loved one, or when selecting burial during funeral pre-planning. One of the first decisions you'll need to make involves choosing both the cemetery and the specific place of burial within its grounds. You'll then need to select a casket and possibly a burial vault, as many modern cemeteries require their use. At some point, and this does not have to take place right away, the decision becomes one of selecting the headstone or marker and writing the inscription. A member of our professional staff will be available should you wish to have assistance in making each of these decisions.

An Open Invitation

We offer a number of affordable burial service options. They range from: simple burials where only a member of our staff oversees the interment; simple graveside services led by a minister or celebrant; and a traditional funeral service followed by burial. Each can be tailored to meet the needs and expectations of today's price-conscious families.

Sources:
Wikipedia, "Burial", modified 2014
National Parks Service, "Burial Customs and Cemeteries in American History", accessed 2014
Funerals & Flowers, "Death and Funeral Customs", 2013