Welcome to the Mississippi
USGenWeb Obituary Project!
Tupelo Daily Journal
Public Domain Obituaries
This is a new project for Mississippi
and we hope to make it a success by getting many local newspapers & funeral
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
The Mississippi Obituary Project will
abide by today's copyright laws. Obituaries published after December 31,
you were the original author of the
the newspaper in question grants permission
to reprint the obituary
the obituary is that of a family member
(you must give the relation)
you submit an abstract of your obituaries.
A good abstract might give the paper's name, name of deceased, age, date
of death, and date that the obituary appears in the paper (in parenthesis).
Do you currently receive a Mississippi Newspaper? If so you too could be
part of this project by helping us create Abstract Obituaries from current
Please use the
for auto upload submissions
**Only Counties with Obituaries are
Temporarily Linked to Archives ftp while new Table of Contents are being
This page was last revised Wednesday, 02-Oct-2013 23:17:33 EDT
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