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Tuesday November 24th, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Tuesday November 24th, 2015
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Leroy Mason

Leroy Mason, age 65, resident of Biloxi, passed away on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 in Gulfport, MS. He was born in Biloxi on May 20, 1950 to Ceolious and Allene Mason. Leroy attended M.F. Nichols High School. He served in the United States Army from 1 Dec. 1970 - 21 Sept. 1972. During this time he also served in Vietnam. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, and he was a Sharpshooter (Rifle M-16). His military training included Supply Clerk School for 6 weeks in Fort Pork, LA. He spent his life after the military driving trucks. Leroy enjoyed spending time with his children, friends and playing cards. Leroy was preceded in death by his father, Ceolious Mason; mother, Allene Oden; brothers, Joseph Allen "Bubba" Mason and Charles Eugene Mason.Leroy is survived by his sisters, Noriece Johnson and Bonita (Mark) Wise; son, Torrain Mason; three daughters, Talicia (Glaister) Corlett, LaQuita (Joshua) Brown and Miyoshi Frazier; grandchildren, Aaron Corlett, Nyheem Frazier, Jayla Mason, Elijah Corlett, Tyrik Frazier, Jayden Frazier, Isaiah Brown, Pharaoh Otis and Talitha Corlett; and a host of other relatives and friends. A special thank you goes to the caring, nurturing and supportive staff of The Boyington, Memorial Hospital and Gentiva Hospice. Funeral services will be held at St. John Baptist Church on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 1 pm with visitation one hour before the service. The family has entrusted the care of Mr. Leroy Mason to Richmond-August Funeral Home. For updates, call 228-436-6722.

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Leroy! Im going to miss our monthly phone calls, and most of all when I come home to visit R.I.P til we meet again. Your cousin Maggie Little Williams

Maggie Little Williams Jan 14 2016 12:00 AM

We are deeply saddened by the loss of your father. He will be truly missed. May our Lord bless and comfort you all and your family during this time of grief. Please accept our sincere condolences.

Candace Price and Family Jan 14 2016 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to this family. God will be your strength and your memories will bring you comfort.

PINKEY LEWIS Jan 14 2016 12:00 AM

We send our condolences and prayers to each of you durning this time of sorrow.May God wrap His loving arms around each of you.

Kevin and Lora Payton Triplett Jan 14 2016 12:00 AM

Deepest condolences to the family! I was privileged to work with Mr. Mason as part of the physical therapy team at the Boyington! There was absolutely never a dull moment! I always joked with him that he could "dismiss" you with "that look"!! He will be sorely missed!

Ebony Givens Jan 14 2016 12:00 AM