Ommie “Eloise” McCarter, 88, of New Albany, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. She was a resident of New Albany and a member of First Baptist Church of New Albany. She worked for Firestone during World War II and was a caretaker and homemaker. She enjoyed gardening and was a loving person.
Alcie Rossell Pickens, 88, of Myrtle, died Sunday, October 18, at Graceland Care Center in New Albany. She was born March 18, 1921 in Union County to Will and Alma Beard Rossell. She was a member of Enterprise Church of Christ. She was a door greeter at Wal-Mart.