James Clifton Sessions
Born: July 25, 1909 in Lauderdale County, MS
Died: June 1, 1987 in Lauderdale County, MS
Services for James Clifton Sessions will be held Wednesday at 2 pm from Stephens Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. A.M. Mansfield officiating. Burial to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Sessions, 76, 503 56th Avenue, died Monday June 1, 1987 at H.C. Watkins Memorial Hospital in Quitman. He was a retired truck driver and a native of Lauderdale County. He was a member of Abundant Life Tabernacle Church, the Oakland Heights Masonic Lodge No. 597, and the Teamsters Union No. 891. Survivors include his wife, Zelona Sullivan Sessions, Meridian; a daughter, Faye Benton, Meridian; a son, David Sessions, New Orleans, LA; two sisters Frances Fontaine, Chapel Hill, TN, and Sara Nash, Florence, MS; two brothers: Edgar H. Sessions, Meridian; and J. W. Sessions, Baton Rouge, LA. Six grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.