Services will be held at 1:00 PM Monday, October 19, 2020, at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Purvis for Mr. Melvin Boone, 76, of Purvis, MS.
He died Thursday, October 15, 2020 at his home.
Interment will be in Rock Hill Baptist Church Cemetery in Sumrall.
Mr. Boone retired from Hercules after 36 years and was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church for over 40 years. He was a United States Army Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Jemima Boone and a sister, Mildred Howell.
Mr. Boone is survived by his wife of 55 years, Edith Boone of Purvis, MS; one son, Greg Boone (Nikki) of Hattiesburg, MS; two grandchildren, Braxton and Landry Boone of Hattiesburg, MS; two sisters, Myrtis Cayten (Kenny) of Purvis, MS and Martha Clark (Jerry) of Purvis, MS.
Visitation will begin at 10:30 AM Monday at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Purvis.