by MBJ Staff Published: March 12,2014
Tags: acquisition, cemetery, City of Pascagoula, Delbert Hosemann, Jackson County Chancery Court, Jackson County Memorial Park, Jim Heidelberg, Joseph White, Neil Harris, purchase, receivership, Rosemont Garden, sale, Secretary of State's Office, Southern Memorial Garden, Sunset Gardens, Terry Tutor, Tutor Funeral Home Inc.
PASCAGOULA — The sale to place Jackson County Memorial Park in Pascagoula back into private ownership has been completed. “This is the end of a long road for Jackson County Memorial Park,” says Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann. “Putting this cemetery back into private ownership provides stability for this cemetery moving forward. The new owner […] [...]
by MBJ Staff Published: May 29,2013
Tags: acquisition, burial, bury, buy, cemetery, dead, death, preneed, purchase, receiver, receivership, sale, sell, state agency, trust
BOONEVILLE — Oaklawn Memorial Park in Booneville has a new owner. Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann announced the sale to Jeff Rencher of Corinth. “When our agency was first named as receiver of Oaklawn, the books, records and finances of this cemetery were in shambles,” said Hosemann. “Our staff has worked diligently to piece this […] [...]
PRENTISS COUNTY — Prentiss County Chancellor John Hatcher signed an order Tuesday placing Oaklawn Memorial Park of Booneville and Forrest Memorial Park of Corinth under receivership. Both cemeteries are owned and operated by Wayne Hight of Corinth. “Both cemeteries currently have zero dollars in their trust accounts. The Secretary of State’s Office cannot allow a […] [...]