Services for Infant William Riley Lewis were held Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at 2 p.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mike Smithey and the Rev. William Steele officiating. Burial followed in Eastlawn Cemetery. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Infant Lewis, 2, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.

Survivors include his mother, Dana Lewis; father, Darrell Steele; maternal grandparents, Larry and Barbara Lewis; special uncle, Scott Lewis; cousins, Hunter Lewis and Eli Lewis, all of Philadelphia; godparents, Tracye Smith and Ashlye Smith, both of Kosciusko; and special great-great-aunt, Faye Savell of Philadelphia.

He was preceded in death by his maternal great-grandparents, Homer Ryals, Jr. and Cressie Ryals Atkinson; step-great-grandfather, Pete Atkinson and paternal great-grandparents, R.B. and Minnie Belle Lewis.

Pallbearers were Jason Ryals, Kevin Ryals, Alex Shannon and John Wilkerson.