Funeral services for Mr. Orville Kea were held at Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at 2 p.m. from John E. Stephens Chapel.

The Rev. Eric Sharp officiated. Interment was in White Oak Cemetery with John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Kea, 83, died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at his residence. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He retired from the military.

Mr. Kea drove a school bus for 20 years for the Neshoba Central School System. He was a member of White Oak Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Roger L. Kea and Gertha B. Fryery Kea; daughter, Vickie Kea; sister, Mae Greenlee; and brother, Tommy Kea.

Survivors include sons, Bobby Kea and Terry Kea; sisters, Betty Adams and Linda Bane; brother, Pug Kea; and two grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Jerry Greenlee, Mike Snow, Daniel Dearing, Michael Bane, Stanley Breazeale and Bobby J. Kea Jr.