James Fillyaw

CHARLESTON —  James “Jamie” Lewis Fillyaw, age 54, carpenter, passed away Tuesday, May 14, at Tallahatchie General Hospital.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Womble Funeral Home chapel with interment following in Friendship Church of God Cemetery near Charleston.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Rita Little Fillyaw.

He is survived by his mother, Martha Helen Hardy Potts of Water Valley; two sisters, Angie Fillyaw of Charleston and Susan Fillyaw of Water Valley; and one brother, Donald Fillyaw of Coffeeville.