William Anthony “Tony” Bledsoe

Funeral services for William Anthony “Tony” Bledsoe, 37, of Lucedale were held on Sept. 20, 2020 at 3 p.m. at Moments Funeral Home Chapel. He died Sept. 13, 2020. He is survived by his children MaKayla Grace, Trevor Anthony, Adalynn Paige and William Jaxon Bledsoe; parents Bill and Marsha Bledsoe; siblings Brad (Amanda) and Kaitlyn Odom; maternal grandmother Peggy Mema Myers; nieces and nephew Makenleigh and Braxton Bledsoe, Ella and Amelia Odom; aunts Michelle Holloman and Janne Andrews; uncles Chuck, Jim, Steve and Bobby Bledsoe; mothers of his children Krissy Bledsoe and Denise Henderson and numerous other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Charles C. Bledsoe and Ruth A. Bledsoe; maternal grandfather Carvel R. Smith; maternal step-grandfather Robert L. Myers, maternal great-grandmother Velma “Mama Banks” Eubanks, maternal great-grandmother Irene Pitts Howard and great-uncle and great-aunt Rodney and Reny Eubanks. Interment was held in Holmes Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers included Jerrod Turner, Justin Turner, Wesley Turner, Derrick Newbill, Josh McClure and Simon Eubanks. Honorary pallbearers were Steve and Greg Bledsoe. Moments Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.