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County Resources

Associations and Societies:

The MS Grand Lodge of Masons:
PO Box 12064,
Meridian, MS 39301.

The MS IOOF Lodge
(Independant Order of Odd-Fellows)

PO Box 1
Water Valley, MS, 38965

The Lafayette County Historical and Genealogical Society.:
PO Box 1382
Oxford, MS. 38655.

David Reese Chapter of the DAR
DAR Regent Dana Moore
407 Meadowlark Drive Oxford MS
email moorehouse3@bellsouth.net

University Greys, Camp 1803 SCV (Oxford)
Commander Jon Rawl
PO Box 1217
Oxford, MS. 38655 Ph. 662.236.1928

There is no local chapter of
Mississippi Division
United Daughters of Confederacy

Contact State or National UDC for information.

Colleges and Universities:

The Lafayette - Yalobusha Technical Center,
Northwest Mississippi Community College

1310 Belk Dr.
Oxford, MS, 38655
Ph. 662.236.2023

"OLE MISS",
University, MS, 38677
Ph. Directory Assistance - Campus Only 662 915-7211
Ph. General Information - 662.915.2711

Funeral Homes:

Coleman Funeral Home
295 Hwy 7
Oxford, MS, 38655
Ph. 1.662.234.3900

Hodge's Funeral Home Inc.
1606 Hwy 30 E,
Oxford, MS 38655
Ph. 1.662.234.3643

Serenity Funeral Home
1350 North Lamar Blvd
Oxford, MS, 38655
Ph. 1.662.238.7787

Tutor Memorial Funeral Home
Old Hwy 7 N., Oxford, MS, 38655
1.662.513.4433

Waller Funeral Home
PO Box 1200
419 Hwy 6 W
Oxford, MS, 38655
Ph. 1.662.234.7971

Government Offices:
(City and County)

City Hall Information
107 Courthouse Square, 107 S. Lamar
Oxford, MS, 38655
Ph. 1.662.234.1310

  • Richard Howorth, Mayor, Office: 107 S. Lamar
    Ph. 662.232.2340
  • City Clerk's Office: 107 S. Lamar,
    Ph. 662.232.2310
  • Oxford-Lafayette county Chamber of Commerce:
    PO Box 147,
    299 W. Jackson Ave
    Oxford, MS, 38655
    Ph. Voice - 662.234.4651,
    Ph. Fax - 662.234.4655

    Lafayette County Circuit Court Clerk, Mary Alice Busby,
    1 Courthouse Square, Suite 101
    Oxford,MS, 38655
    Ph. 662.234.4951

    Sherry Wall, Chancery Court Clerk,
    Office, 300 N. Lamar, Oxford, MS, 38655
    Ph. 662.234.3121

    Note: for look-ups, place name of person, book and page number. There is a small coping fee of 50 cents per page.

    Libraries

    Lafayette County / Oxford Public Library
    401 Bramlett
    Oxford, MS. 38655
    Ph. 662.234.5751

    J. D. Williams Library
    University of Mississippi
    University, MS,38677 Ph. 662.915.5858

  • Archives - Ph. 662.915.7408
  • Mississippi Collection - Ph.662.915.7408
  • Mississippi Department of Archives and History
    100 S. State St.
    PO Box 571
    Jackson, MS, 39205-0571
    Ph. 601.359.6876

    Museums and Culture:

    University Museum
    Corner of 5th st and W. University Ave
    PO Box 1848
    University, MS, 38677 Ph. 662.915.7073

  • Rowan Oak Museum
    Old Taylor Rd. at Faulkner Woods Pl. Oxford, MS, 38655
    Ph. 662.234.3282
  • Ford Center for The Performing Arts
    University, MS, 38677
    Ph. 662.915.2787
  • Newspapers:

    The Daily Mississippian
    5 Days Daily Ole Miss Student Operated
    112 Farley Hall
    University, MS, 38677

    NorthEast Mississippi Daily Journal
    Ph. 662.234.1069 Oxford, MS, 38655

    Oxford Eagle
    Daily Monday - Friday
    916 Jackson Ave
    Oxford, MS. 38655
    Ph. 662.234.4331

  • The Lafayette Shopper
    Weekly Free paper
    916 Jackson Ave Oxford, MS, 38655

    Religious and Spiritual Organizations:

    University's Paris-Yates Chapel
    see University General Information Number under Colleges and Universities.

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