Private graveside service for Mr. Elvin James Sockey will be held at 2 PM Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at Standing Pine Community Cemetery. No Visitation. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge.


Mr. Sockey, 75, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020 at University Medical Center in Jackson, MS.  He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran.  Mr. Sockey is preceded in death by his mother, Valeria Sockey; sisters, Mertis Denson, Jeanette Willis, Delores Sockey, Catherine Bolin.


Survivors include his wife, Nancy Lou Sockey; daughters, Pollyanna Samuel and Lucy Ann Lewis; sons, Eli Sockey and Rodrick Sockey; sister, Sadie Wilson; brother, Clyde Sockey; 15 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.


Pallbearers are Marcus Sockey, Billy Sockey, Cameron Sockey, Peter Sockey, Warren Dixon, Jamie Billy, Stacey Billy, Tyler Mitch, Soup Hill Hunting Club.