Names of Mississippi Tornado Victims Released

HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss.- A Mississippi sheriff has identified four of the seven people killed in the state as violent storms Wednesday.

Benton County Sheriff A.A. McMullen said Thursday that the four people killed in his area were 69-year-old Max Croxton and his wife, 67-year-old Ellen Croxton, both of Faulkner; 67-year-old William E. Crawford, of Lamar; and 58-year-old Patricia G. Williams, of Lamar.

McMullen says all three homes of the victims were destroyed. Crawford and Williams were neighbors on the same street.

Meanwhile, McMullen says crews are still searching for 47-year-old Michael A. Nunnally, of Lamar.

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