James Roy Sr.
DREW — Funeral services for James Roy Sr., 88, of Drew, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, at Christian Union Church, Drew, with the Rev. Anthony Pitts officiating. He died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, at North Sunflower Medical Center, Ruleville. Burial will be at Drew Cemetery, under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Ruleville.
He is survived by a son, James Wesley Roy Jr., of Drew; daughters, Jennifer Bracy, of Drew, and Erma Wasswa, of Spanaway, Washington; a brother, Willie D. Winford, of Indianapolis, Indiana; a sister, Della Wheeler, of Indianapolis; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
The body will lie in state from 10-11 a.m. Saturday at the church.