Services for James Edward Willis, Sr. were held Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at 10 a.m. from Pearl River Facility Building.

Burial followed in the Pearl River Community Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Willis, 41, died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, in Choctaw.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Shauntaye Willis.

Survivors include his daughters, Shayla Isaac, Deesha Willis, Tara Willis, Mary Elaine Willis, Jashaunique Steve, Janeisa Steve, Arissa Willis and Larissa Willis; sons, Relando Willis, James Willis, Jr., James Hickman, Jashawn Tubby and Josia Hickman; parents, Inez and Owen Willis; sisters, Mary Willis, Tammy Martin and Louise Lewis; brothers, John Willis, Rolondo Willis and Rian Willis; and 11 grandchildren.

Pallbearers are Hamilton McMillan, Auburn Jefferson, Kevin McMillan, Draven Hickman, Gerald McMillan, Joshua McMillan, Sr., Demetri Isaac, Eric Tubby, Jarrit Gibson, Sky Shumake and Eric Martin.