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Biloxi Sun Herald (Newspaper) - September 26, 1976, Biloxi, Mississippi Banfe a-2 the Suaz i Kerald Biloxi Gulfport Pascagoula miss., sunday september 26, 1976 deaths funerals mrs. Sophia Ann Shepard it irs. Sophia Ann she Phard a resident of 1341 West Bayou St., Moss Point died saturday morning at singing River a graveside services were id at 4 . Saturday at Ile organized Church of be us Christ of latter Day a ints cemetery with the Jev. William Austin Pas Sylvan Jack Ladner Sylvan Jack Ladner 87, Adf the Bayou Lacroix Community died at 2 . So it Day at Hancock general Ospital in Bay St. Louis where he had been a patient for three Days. A he was born in Hancock county in the Bayou Lacroix Community on july a. 1889. Survivors include a daughter mrs. Earl Lillian Sones of Bayou la Croix a son Hester Ladner of Waveland 16 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren. Friends May Call at the Home of mrs. Sones in Bayou Lacroix it. 1, Box 382, after 4 . Sunday. The funeral will be held at 10 . Monday from the Home followed by burial in Bayou Lacroix cemetery in Hancock county. Sylvan j. Carverjr. Sylvan j. Carver jr., 44, of it. 3, Jones Bayou Road Bay St. Louis died Friday night at Metairie general Hospital Metairie la. I a he in survived by his widow mrs. Allie Maxine Carver Bay St. Louis three sons Alfred Henry Carver Sylvan Joseph Carver and Nathan Allen Carver All of Bay St. Louis and one brother Anthony Loiacano san Gabriel Calif. Visit Ion was held saturday night at Edmond Fahey funeral Home in Bay St. Louis. The funeral was scheduled for 2 . Sunday at our lady of the Gulf Church with interment in Bayou Lacroix cemetery. Melvin l. Sullivan the funeral for Melvin l. Sullivan 69, a resident of Magee miss., was held sept. 16 from the Mims Mitchell funeral Home Chapel in Magee. Burial was in Sharon cemetery in i Agee. Among his survivors is a daughter mrs. Hazel Knapp of Gulfport. Other survivors include his widow five Sisters five Brothers two grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Carlton j. Foreman Carlton j. Foreman 70, a resident of the . Naval retirement Home Gulfport died at 10 15 . Friday at the naval Home. The body will be sent from Bradford okeefe funeral Home in Biloxi to the Morrall Copeland funeral Home in Beaufort s.c., for the funeral services and burial on tuesday. Rupert o. Vaughn a Rupert o. Vaughn 70, a resident of 864 Bleuer drive Biloxi died Friday at 9 . At the Usan medical Center Keesler. A resident of Biloxi for the past 20 years he was retired from the coast guard and the merchant include his widow mrs. Celia Dixon Vaughn of Biloxi. The funeral service will be held from the Bradford okeefe funeral Home Chapel at 11 . Monday with Rev. . Hegwood pastor of first United methodist Church Biloxi officiating Ore mat ton will Foi of the services. The family prefers donations to the Mississippi heart fund or the missis if i association for the Blind. Michael William Farrell Michael William Farrell 83, died saturday at 3 15 . At Garden Park Community Hospital in Gulfport. A former resident of a South Easton and Boston mass., he had lived on coast for past eight years at 2503 Demaret drive Gulfport. He was a retired employee of the City of Boston and a member of the St. James Catholic Church Gulfport. He was in june 21, 1893, in Boston. Survivors inc tide a daughter mrs. Joseph Esther Peters of Gulfport 13 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Friends May Call from 7 to 9 . Sunday at Rie Mann funeral Home in Gulfport with recitation of Rosary at 8 . A requiem mass will be held at 10 . Monday from St. James Catholic Church with for. Patrick Mcdermott As celebrant. Burial will follow in St. James Catholic destroyer joins naval Fleet Hospital. Arrangements Are incomplete at Gulf funeral Home in Pascagoula. W 1 baby boy Brownt the infant son of or. Tor of first United Pente id mrs. Carlos d. Brown 3, Box 503-a, Pasca it Ula the Escatawpa immunity died Friday singing River Hospital in hours after birth. Costal Church of Theodore Ala., officiating. In addition to his parents the infant is survived by two Sisters Sonya and Stephanie both of Escatawpa and his maternal grandparents or. And mrs. Claridge Cunningham Escatawpa. Haider Wells funeral Home of Moss Point was in charge of arrangements. Regina his is Jackson county Bureau chief As the fourth in a series of 30 advanced Multi Mission destroyers designed and built by Ingalls shipbuilding joined the . Naval Fleet saturday . Rep. Trent Lott a miss urged maintenance of a Strong defense budget. Lott was principal speaker at the commissioning of the Hewitt dd-966, at the Pascagoula shipyard s West Bank facility. Quot each year i have been in Congress there has been a concerted serious aggressive Effort to whittle that defense budget Down to the Bare Bone Quot Lott said citing that defense spending represents the lowest percentage of the National budget than it has since 1940. He said the total number of ships in the . Navy has dropped from 950 in 1970 to 508 in 1974 to 476 As of this week. Quot there Are those running for Congress and those running for other offices who would Cut our defense budget five to seven billion dollars Quot Lott said. Quot that s anything but peanuts to those who put a High priority on National defense Quot the Republican congressman now making a bid for re election said in a political swipe at democratic presidential candidate Jimmy Carter. Lott said the concern Over the dwindling of the United states Fleet is compounded by the buildup of the soviet Union s Navy. Quot ill be the first to recognize that apples and oranges cannot be compared and the . And soviet military strength should not be compared solely of the basis of numbers Quot Lott said. Quot while they have a larger number we have better Quot we must support shipyards like this Quot Lott continued about the Quality of the . Vessels. Quot we can build better ships for less Money in private he said Ingalls importance stemmed not Only from the fact that it produces Quality ships like the Hewitt but that it has boosted the Economy of South Mississippi a fact revealed by the Low unemployment rate of the area. A threat to that Economy and the nation s naval defence however Lott said is the Quot claims question that threatens to hold up or prevent construction of a staggering number of Lott who was introduced by vice Admiral Wil Liam r. St. George commander of the naval surface Force Pacific countered with Quot Good men will disagree but it is an important problem and one we face not Only in this shipyard but in others around the he urged that a speedy settlement of the claims Ingalls has in overruns on the amphibious assault ship lha program and that Ingalls will continue to build these vessels and the destroyers. Quot we be got to have ships like this one Quot he said. Lott said an answer to the overrun claim problem May lie in the total package procurement contract system agreed upon by Ingalls and the Navy. Quot we not Only must Correct the system we must Correct the damage that was done under the old system Quot he said. Ingalls president Leonard Erb welcomed Lott and other dignitaries to Ingalls for the commissioning. Quot we thank you for your Strong support Quot he said Quot and we will continue to Back you up in that support by continuing to build Quality ships As the a biography of the life of Admiral h. Kent Hewitt for whom the vessel was named was presented by Erb on behalf of the company to the Crew. Rear Admiral Roy f. Hoffman read the commissioning directive for the ships and Crew and command of the vessel was accepted by commander Edward e. Alexanderjr. Mrs. Leroy Taylor daughter of Admiral Hewitt and sponsor of the vessel presented a portrait of her father to the Crew. . Rep. Trent Lott r-miss., inspects the Honor guard for the commissioning of the Hewitt dd-966. Lott was the principal speaker for the ceremony which represented the official entry into the Fleet of the Navy s fourth spruance class destroyer built at Ingalls shipbuilding in Pascagoula. At left is commander Edward e. Alexanderjr. Commanding officer of the Christian dredging work recommended by engineers cop preempting conservative role falsely Anderson says a final environmental statement and statement of findings by the . Army corps of engineers recommended maintenance dredging of the existing navigation Channel in the Mississippi sound at pass Christian. The findings and recommendations have been filed with the president s Council on environmental Quality according to the corps District office in Mobile. The existing project consists of maintenance dredging of pass Christian Harbor seven feet deep 1,000 feet Long and 700 feet wide within the limits of the existing bulkheads and breakwaters constructed by local interests. It also includes a 100-foot wide Entrance Channel to the seven foot contour in the Mississippi sound a distance of approximately 250 feet from the breakwater. The final environmental statement was prepared after review of the comments received from Var ious Federal state and local agencies As required by the National environmental Protection act of 1969. Interested individuals and groups can obtain a copy of the final environmental statement by writing or telephoning the army corps of engineers District office at Mobile. Written requests should be addressed to the . Army Engineer District Mobile . Box 2288, Mobile Ala. Continued from a-1 party Quot he said. Quot the problem with the Republican party is that it is preempting the conservative role the tennessean said the american party is the Only valid viable organized conservative party in the country. But he said former Georgia governor Maddox s third party organization is hurting his organization. Quot it s very deplorable and it s sad he said. Quot this is somewhat the history of conservatism. Some conservatives enjoy fighting each other More than they do the enemy. Quot Lester him self la motivated by two prime passions Loye and irate. He loves the limelight and hates Jimmy in addition to taking votes from the american party Anderson said mad Dox had created a split among conservatives which is preventing some especially Reagan ites from contributing to his Campaign. The american party s approach is completely unique he said because it embodies a set of permanent principles unlike Republican and democratic platforms which Are Quot like wedding dresses a used for one occasion Quot we believe in a system of limited government. We be got far More government now at every level than our Constitution allows. We re becoming a collect sized Anderson said a change in direction is needed to turn the country around economically though Quot i Don t know whether it s possible now. The Way to try is to take a meat a to the he said he opposes Federal involvement in Educa Tion Federal welfare assistance terming most of the persons receiving food Stamps As Quot leeches Quot and deficit spending. Quot we in the american party say there is no excuse for a budget deficit except in a time of declared War Quot he said. His party s foreign polic Anderson s9,id, is Seth pie Quot we re for America first. We re Quot for no recognition of Trade with or to by slave state. The Best definition i know of a slave state is can you get Anderson in turn attacked Ford s foreign policy calling Secretary of state Henry Kissinger Quot a dirty so in so Quot and a world War ii communist double agent. He said Kissinger in gotta rated settlement in Rhodesia Quot has forced the destruction of one it the greatest nation in the Quot the Whites will end up getting eaten unless they get out Quot he predicted with the Black majority Rule when you re outnumbered 17 to 1 by people whore just out of the Trees and still practising in Many cases and believing in Witch doctors they re Notias de with the same thing i litre faced with in mls Sia pop Anderson further said lamented the . Is fast coming to a socialist labor welfare state. And the party supports an offensive capacity and a defensive capability to handle Quot any conceivable array of enemies Quot he said. In a personal aside the Man who through his candidacy said he is Quot doing the Best thing i know to do to save the country Quot said he is 100 per cent opposed to the civil rights act and the equal rights amendment. Quot and the last thing in the world i believe in is Equality Quot he said. He emphasized however that there is no place for the Kun flux klan in the american party because Quot violence is not the answer. Legislation Anderson said his party Quot has gained a lot of ground Quot in its Brief history but said he would not be Able to assess its numbers until the nov. 2 election. Quot we Don t any budget Quot he said. It spend what we a pfc Quot he said most to s. Con t r i b it i a Quot Small the largest in being Al out $2/000.,Khe 1972 presidential  .Cam-, pain was j forecast showers stationary occluded 90 k Ltd it it cures s How go my erasures or area Dota from National weather service a wire photo map Noaa . Def of Commerce the forecast for sunday by the National weather service Calls for rain in new York Vermont and new Hampshire. A band of rain is forecast for states stretching northeasterly from Oklahoma to Michigan. Rain is forecast for most of new Mexico and parts of Arizona and Texas. The balance of the nation will experience fair weather and seasonal temperatures. Partly Cloudy with a slight Chance for mainly afternoon thundershowers through monday. High to Lyv and monday in the upper 80s, Low tonight no i winds southeasterly six to 12 Miles an kiafeta3r.probability of rain is 20 per cent today. Over -$600,000, he Saidi Quot store Gautier Man freed of his party a end ves in to fit 0 . Meyers sifter Marcet 455 East a Vividn. St Biloxi was est old by Are saturday i inight the about if ,� Jackson county Bureau a Gautier Man charged with manslaughter in connection with the death of his two year old Stepson was released from Jackson county jail Friday on $5,000 Bond. Deputies said Richard w. Evans 22, of College Villa apartments told authorities during questioning earlier this week the child had been injured in a a fall into a ditch on lad Iier Road while going with him to a grocery store i the child Steven Lee peals jr., died sunday at the Usan medical Center Keesler from head injuries he allegedly sustained on sept. 14. An autopsy was performed at singing River Hospital As part of the investigation of the youth s death according to records officer Adrian Wright who handled the investigation with detectives Billy Johnson and Jackie Walker. Following the funeral Evans was questioned by the investigators and repeated the Story about the child s fall. 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