Services for Jimmie Luke were held Saturday, January 26, 2019, at 2 p.m. from McClain-Hays Chapel with Rev. Gene Higginbotham officiating.  Burial followed in Longino Cemetery. McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


Mr. Luke, 82, died Thursday, January 24, 2019.


He was native and lifelong resident of Burnside Community of Neshoba County.


He was a retired truck driver and had served in The United States Air Force.  Mr. Luke was  Baptist by faith.


Survivors are his daughters, Billie Jean Bishop and Betty L. Dashley of Philadelphia; son, Willie Marvin Luke of Philadelphia; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; brother, Tommy Luke of Philadelphia.


Mr. Luke was preceded in death by his parents, Will and Clara Luke; brothers, James and Buster  Luke; sister, Margaret  Burt.