Places

  • Suburbs of Oxford: Lafayette, Lafayette Springs.

  • Oxford is also known as: Lafayette County / Oxford city.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor George "Pat" Patterson, who took office November 3rd, 2016.

  • Zip codes in the city: 38655.

  • Lafayette County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Joey Paul Gowdy (film producer and preacher), Larry Brown (writer and novelist), Hampton Dellinger (lawyer and politician), Angela McGlowan (commentator), Hugh Freeze (coach and american football coach), Jimbo Mathus (singer-songwriter and guitarist), and Pepper Keenan (singer and musician).

Oxford is a city in, and the county seat of, Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States. Founded in 1837, it was named after the British university city of Oxford in hopes of having the state university located there, which it did successfully attract. As of the 2010 US Census, the population is 18,916; the Census Bureau estimates the city's 2013 population at 20,865. Oxford is the home of the University of Mississippi, founded in 1848, also commonly known as "Ole Miss".Oxford has been named by USA Today as one of the top six college towns in the nation. It is included in The Best 100 Small Towns in America. Lafayette County consistently leads the state rankings in the lowest unemployment rate per quarter. Oxford City Schools are ranked as "Star" schools, the highest ranking available, and Lafayette County school systems are consistently ranked as "5-star" systems.

History

There are currently 7 funeral home listings for the city of Oxford, Mississippi.

Oxford Obituaries

It was disclosed by The Yazoo Herald on May 11th, 2016 that Harris L Eldridge passed away in Oxford, Mississippi.  Eldridge was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Harris L's life.

It was revealed by The Beacon News on February 9th, 2016 that Willie L Perry died in Montgomery, Illinois.  Perry was 65 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Willie L's life.

It was written by Flint Journal on December 19th, 2015 that John Lee Ragland passed on in Flint, Michigan.  Ragland was 60 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John Lee's life.

It was disclosed by Flint Journal on October 17th, 2015 that Mary Alice "Peaches" Ivy died in Flint, Michigan.  Ivy was 45 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Alice "Peaches"'s life.

It was noted by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on April 1st, 2015 that William D Robinson passed on in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Robinson was 73 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor William D's life.

It was noted by Flint Journal on January 19th, 2015 that Wendell Banks passed away in Flint, Michigan.  Banks was 72 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wendell's life.

It was disclosed by The Sun Herald on January 12th, 2015 that Justin Sanders Haynes passed on in Oxford, Mississippi.  Haynes was 26 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Justin Sanders's life.

It was revealed by The Enterprise-Tocsin on November 20th, 2014 that Everette K Sr Williams died in Oxford, Mississippi.  Williams was 77 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Everette K Sr's life.

It was revealed by The Yazoo Herald on August 27th, 2014 that Fredrick David "Fred" Horne died in Oxford, Mississippi.  Horne was 72 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Fredrick David "Fred"'s life.

It was revealed by Hutchinson News on August 11th, 2014 that H Gordon Jones passed on in Great Bend, Kansas.  Jones was 88 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor H Gordon's life.

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Funeral Homes in Oxford

Coleman Funeral Home

The many days and hours of research and planning that we have put into developing Coleman Funeral Home, and its divisions, stems from a deep desire to serve everyone with a commitment to compassion that is unsurpassed. The Coleman family has...

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Coleman Funeral Home
295 Highway 7 N
Oxford, MS 38655
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Hodges Funeral Home Incorporated
1606 Highway 30 E
Oxford, MS 38677
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Magnolia Crematory
295 Highway 7 N
Oxford, MS 38677
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Serenity Funeral Home
206 Highway 30 E
Oxford, MS 38675
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Tutor Memorial Funeral Home
535 Highway 7 N
Oxford, MS 38655
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Waller Funeral Home
419 Highway 6 W
Oxford, MS 38655

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Belle Memorial Funeral Home
138 Washington St
Bruce, MS 38915
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Cooley's Mortuary Incorporated
353 Tubbs Rd
Batesville, MS 38606
Cooley's Mortuary Incorporated
327 Panola Ave
Batesville, MS 38606
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Dickins Funeral Home
99 Public Sq
Batesville, MS 38606
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Eddie Robinson & Son Funeral
588 Highway 51 S
Batesville, MS 38606
Eddie Robinson Funeral Directors
721 Mills St
Water Valley, MS 38965
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Forrest Memorial Park
340 Highway 35 N
Batesville, MS 38606
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Garner-Harper Funeral Home
16976 Okahoma St
Coffeeville, MS 38922
Glenfield Memorial Park
721 Coulter Dr
New Albany, MS 38652
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Henderson Funeral Home
136 Vance St
Sardis, MS 38666
Henderson Funeral Home
Highway 51 N
Sardis, MS 38666
Hillcrest Cemetery
380 S Maury St
Holly Springs, MS 38634
Hodges Funeral Home Incorporated
300 Highway 51 S
Batesville, MS 38606
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Jf Brittenum & Son
125 N Memphis St
Holly Springs, MS 38635
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Latham Funeral Home
218 Frostland Dr
Water Valley, MS 38965
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Moore Funeral Home
228 S Main St
Sardis, MS 38666
Mortimer Funeral Home
286 Coffee St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
Mortimer Funeral Home
721 Coulter Dr
New Albany, MS 38652
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Parker Memorial Funeral Home
476 Highway 9 N
Bruce, MS 38915
Pontotoc Box CO Incorporated
81 Roberts Loop
Pontotoc, MS 38863
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Roberson Funeral Home
292 Coffee St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
Roberson Funeral Home
228 S Main St
Sardis, MS 38666
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Serenity Funeral Home
140 N Memphis St
Holly Springs, MS 38635
Seven Oaks Funeral Home
12760 Highway 32
Water Valley, MS 38965
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Taylor Funeral Home
105 Armstrong St
Batesville, MS 38606
Tutor Memorial Funeral Home
270 Coffee St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
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United Funeral Service
700 State Highway 15 S
New Albany, MS 38652
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Water Valley Cemetery Department
412 Blackmur Dr
Water Valley, MS 38965
Wells Funeral Home
340 Highway 35 N
Batesville, MS 38606

Oxford Funeral Home News

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http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/louisiana-mississippi-at-1230-pm-saturday/9d9b27b586f54645bc460622d0fc6fc6

Mississippi transportation commissioner dies
He was 68. Mississippi Department of Transportation spokeswoman Carrie Adams said Mr. Minor was pronounced dead at 9:15 a.m. at Biloxi Regional Medical Center. Adams said Mr. Minors body was being transported to Holly Springs, and funeral arrangements were pending.
http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2010/nov/01/mississippi-transportation-commissioner-dies/

Ms. Cathy J. Blinstrubas
WATERBURY Ms. Cathy J. Blinstrubas, 43 ... Williams and her husband, Brian, of Oxford, Nancy D. Dennis and her husband, Joseph, of Wolcott, Mary E. Blinstrubas of Newtown, Judith A. Vecchitto of Waterbury; and her niece and nephews, Gina Vecchitto ...
http://rep-am.com/articles/2010/11/05/obituaries/518649.txt

Ex-highway commissioner Waggoner dead at 88
Funeral services are scheduled for ... but spent the cash on illegal drugs for himself. A former Mississippi businessman is back in custody after six months as a fugitive. Wendell Blount, of Oxford, was arrested late Thursday by federal marshals in Baton ...
http://picayuneitem.com/statenews/x1507930861/Ex-highway-commissioner-Waggoner-dead-at-88

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Oxford Funeral Homes and funeral services in Mississippi
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