Visitation will be was Friday, December 27, 2013, from 2-5 p.m. at Byas Funeral Home in Shelby.
Funeral services will be Saturday, December 28, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Community Chapel Assembly of God in Shelby with Rev. Curtis Hooper officiating.
Interment will follow in Mound Bayou Memorial Gardens in Mound Bayou under the directions of Byas Funeral Home.
Survivors include mother Fredia Malone of Mound Bayou; sons Prinston and Wendell James of Walls; daughters Tiwana Tenner of Olive Branch, Sabrina James of Tupeola; brother Marcela Malone of Walls; Betsy Sanders of Chicago, Ill., Annie Harris of Mound Bayou, Easter Collins of Mound Bayou, Carolyn Malone of Drew, Diane Malone of Shelby; 10 grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.