He was born March 25, 1961.
Visitation will be held Friday, December 28, 2012, at Jerusalem MB Church, 4967 Old Hwy 61, Mound Bayou, MS 38762, from 5-7 p.m.
Funeral service will proceed on Saturday, December 29, 2012, 11 a.m., at the same location with the Rev. Billy Williams officiating. Burial will follow at the New Jerusalem Cemetery, under the direction of Royal Funeral Home in Clarksdale.
He is survived by his wife Vera Beal; daughter, Linda Dianne Carmick; brothers, Calvin Stephenson and Henry Beal; sisters, Sara Gordon and Bobbie Slaughter; and a host of grandchildren.
Lee Funeral Home in Winona is in charge of arrangements.