ROYCE JARRELL MIZE, SR., MENDENHALL, MS

Royce Jarrell Mize, Sr., 75, of  Mendenhall passed away Sunday, May 6, 2012,  at Simpson General Hospital. Born in Simpson County on May 22, 1936, a son of the late Dorothy (Kennedy) and Norman Terry Mize, Royce is survived by his wife, Bobbie (Sullivan) Mize; a son, Royce J. (Amy) Mize, Jr., of Vicksburg; a daughter, Sherri (Jimmy "Orange") Burnham, of Mendenhall; a Special Nephew, Mike Sullivan, of Mendenhall; a brother, A. J. Mize, of Hattiesburg; and eight grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 8, 2012, from 5 pm until 8 pm at Tutor Funeral Home of Mendenhall.  Religious service will be in Tutor Funeral Home Chapel, Mendenhall, at 10:00 am on Wednesday, May 9, 2012, with Rev. Gene Banes and Rev. Glen Cain officiating.  Interment will be in Mendenhall City Cemetery.