Colia (known to many as Red) Busby, passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2015, at his residence. He was born on July 2, 1951, in Alabama.
Colia worked as an equipment operator with the Simpson County Road Department until his retirement.
He is survived by his wife, Monica (Jensen) Busby; two sons, Jason Busby (Christina), Joseph Busby (Melissa); three brothers, Randy Hays, Michael Hays, Wade Hays; two sisters, Anne Booth, Jane Runnels and two grandchildren.
Colia was preceded in death by his mother, Rachael Hays and sister, Sammye House.
Visitation will be Saturday, December 19, 2015, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Tutor Funeral Home in Mendenhall, MS. Services are scheduled for Sunday, December 20, at 2:00 p.m. in the Tutor Funeral Home Chapel in Mendenhall. Bro. Roger Lee will officiate. Interment will follow in Braxton Cemetery.
Arrangements are entrusted with Tutor Funeral Home of Mendenhall.