Graveside services for Nell Agent Johnson were held Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at 3:30 p.m. from Cedarlawn Cemetery with Rev. Nathan Moore and Rev. Thomas Fortenberry officiating.

McClain-Hays Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Ms. Johnson, 77, of Philadelphia, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at James T. Champion Nursing Facility in Meridian.

She was a native and lifelong resident of Philadelphia, MS. Ms. Johnson was Baptist by faith.

Survivors include her daughters, Sandy Johnson and Debbie Johnson both of Philadelphia and Teresa Ware; son, David Johnson of Philadelphia; brothers, Bernard Agent of Philadelphia, Joe Agent of Jackson and Don Agent of Thousand Oaks, CA and a number of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Johnson; parents, Clyde and Lillian Agent; brother, Edwin Agent and sister, Williese Taylor.

Pallbearers were Austin Agent, Tanner Fortenberry, Logan Copeland, Shawn Anderson, Bill Copeland and Eric Copeland.