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  • 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 October 11th, 2017.
  • 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 noted by The Beacon News on April 2nd, 2017 that Robert C Pryor died in Aurora, Illinois.  Pryor was 67 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert C's life.

It was revealed by Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier on March 30th, 2017 that Gary J Hankins perished in Oxford, Mississippi.  Hankins was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gary J's life.

It was disclosed on October 21st, 2016 that Joseph P Gilbert died in Oxford, Mississippi.  Gilbert was 83 years old and was born in Louisville, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Joseph P's life.

It was revealed by Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier on July 26th, 2016 that Doris L Campbell (Kirkwood) perished in Waterloo, Iowa.  Ms. Campbell was 83 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Doris L's life.

It was noted by The Sun Herald on July 2nd, 2016 that Gerald Walker perished in Oxford, Mississippi.  Walker was 79 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Gerald's life.

It was noted by Flint Journal on June 28th, 2016 that Willie Carter "Will" Thompson passed away in Flint, Michigan.  Thompson was 73 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Willie Carter "Will"'s life.

It was noted on June 26th, 2016 that Thomas M Stephens passed on in Oxford, Mississippi.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thomas M's life.

It was reported by The Yazoo Herald on May 11th, 2016 that Harris L Eldridge perished in Oxford, Mississippi.  Eldridge was 85 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Harris L's life.

It was disclosed by Flint Journal on April 11th, 2016 that Erma Lee McKinney (Gary) passed on in Flint, Michigan.  Ms. McKinney was 90 years old and was born in Oxford, MS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Erma Lee's life.

It was noted by The Beacon News on February 9th, 2016 that Willie L Perry passed on 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.

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Funeral Homes in Oxford

Coleman Funeral Home

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Coleman Funeral Home
601 Commerce Parkway
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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Dickins Funeral Home
99 Public Sq
Batesville, MS 38606
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Eddie Robinson & Son Funeral
588 Highway 51 S
Batesville, MS 38606
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Henderson Funeral Home
136 Vance St
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
721 Coulter Dr
New Albany, MS 38652
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Roberson Funeral Home
292 Coffee St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
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Serenity Funeral Home
140 N Memphis St
Holly Springs, MS 38635
Seven Oaks Funeral Home
12760 Highway 32
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Tutor Memorial Funeral Home
270 Coffee St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
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Wells Funeral Home
340 Highway 35 N
Batesville, MS 38606

Oxford Funeral Home News

Louisiana-Mississippi at 12:30 p.m. Saturday
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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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