Services for James "Mike" O'Briant were held Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 1 p.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel.

The Rev. Marcus Linton officiated. Burial followed in Macedonia Cemetery.

Mr. O'Briant, 65, of Meridian, died Thursday, May 8, 2014, at his home.

He was a native of Neshoba County and a former resident of Tennessee and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. He had lived in Meridian for the past three years. He was a retired iron worker/welder. Mr. O'Briant was a member of Bethany Baptist Church in Whynot.

Survivors include his daughters, Penny O'Briant of Winona, Tina O'Briant of Grenada, Janice Stevens of Winona, Melissa Bradley and Bobbi Cappo both of Pass Christian; son, Brad Bynum of Meridian; 12 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother, Billy O'Briant of Union; and sister, Jeri Dawn Lambert of Woodville.

Mr. O'Briant was preceded in death by his brother, Ronnie O'Briant and parents, Clarence and Lucille O'Briant.