Juanita Lavern McLeod

    Funeral services were held for Juanita Lavern McLeod, 87, of Lucedale on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at 3 p.m. at George County Funeral Home Chapel.

  Interment followed in McLeod Cemetery with Rev. Micha McKenzie officiating the services.

   A homemaker and a member of the Baptist faith, she died May 31 in Moss Point. She was born April 23, 1932 in Greene County.

  She is survived by her daughters Sandra (Johnny) Seals and Tina (William) Childress, both of Lucedale; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

   She was preceded in death by her daughters Tammy Roberts and Brenda Witherington; parents Elbert and Lavella McLeod; sisters Irene Eubanks, Opal Walters and Virginia Massey; and brothers Elliot McLeod, E.B. “Mack” McLeod Jr. and Elmer “Duke” McLeod.

   Pallbearers included Joshua Childress, Jacob Childress, Chad Seals, Lee Roberts, Matthew Roberts, Randy McLeod and Allen McLeod.

   George County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.