Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Bethel A.M.E. Church in Mound Bayou with Rev. Horace McKay officiating. Burial will follow in Mound Bayou Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2013, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland with family following from 6-7 p.m.
Survivors include daughters, Anysia of O’Fallon, Mo., and Lori of Chicago; sons, Rodney of Berkeley, Ill., Herbert of Albuquerque, N.M., and Jamal of O’Fallon, Mo.; brothers, Elvin and Larry of Chicago and Eltea of Mound Bayou; sister, Delora of Chicago; and 10 grandchildren.