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Welcome to the Mississippi
USGenWeb Obituary Project!


Participating Newspapers

  • Oxford Eagle
    • Tupelo Daily Journal
      • The Hearld

      Public Domain Obituaries (pre-1929)

      Volunteers Needed

      This is a new project for Mississippi and we hope to make it a success by getting many local newspapers & funeral homes involved.

      Ways You Can Help

      You can help us by submitting a letter to the publisher of any local Mississippi Newspaper and get permission for current obits to be published. A sample letter can be found here

      Copyright Law:

      The Mississippi Obituary Project will abide by today's copyright laws. Obituaries published after December 31, 1929, unless:

      • you were the original author of the obituary