JAMES JEFFERSON POPE, JR., HARRISVILLE, MS

James Jefferson Pope, Jr., 50, of Harrisville passed away Tuesday, October 19, 2010, at Mississippi Baptist Medecal Center in Jackson.James was born in Morton, MS on December 12, 1959, a son of Mildred (Lunsford) Pope and the late James J. Pope, Sr.  A retired carpenter, James is survived by:  a daughter, Tessie Pope;  a son, James J.  Pope, III; a grandchild, Skylea Pope;  two sisters, Wanda Walker and Sarah Wilson, both of Harrisville; and a brother, Gary Pope of Raymond.  He was preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Wayne Pope. Visitation will be Thursday, October 21, 2010, 5 pm to 8 pm.  at Tutor Funeral Home of Mendenhall.

Graveside services and interment will be at Braxton City Cemetery, Braxton, MS, at 11:00 am on Friday, October 22, 2010,  with Rev. James Brown officiating.