Services for Freddie L. John will be held Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at 2 p.m. from Pearl River Baptist Church.

The Rev. Travis Willis will be officiating. Burial will be in the Canaan Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. John, 59, died Jan. 20, 2013, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Oden John and Una Willis; first wife, Brenda John; infant sisters, Shelley John and Baby John; brother, Freeman John; and two grandchildren.

Survivors include wife, Melinda John; daughters, April Allen, Brenda Rochelle Smith and Tiana John; son, Sasha John; sister, Janell Vaughn; and brother, Felton John.

Pallbearers are Benson Lewis, Sid Williams, Bud Dees, Ralph Thompson, Kevin Allen, Jimmy Ben, Johnny Vaughn, Jimmy Vaughn, Jr., Ricky John, Nathan Allen, Chris John and Jeremy Vaughn.