Melvin M.C. Burks, 63, of Duncan died May 18, 2015, at North Delta Hospice in Southaven.
Funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Second Pleasant Valley Church in Duncan with Rev. Jefferick Butler officiating. Burial will be in Macedonia Cemetery in Duncan.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Friday, May 22, 2015, at Byas Funeral Home in Shelby.
Survivors include daughters, Antionette Marshall and Charirman Marshall, both of Ben Habor, Mich., and Lynnequis Whalus of Las Vegas, N.V.; brothers, James Moore, Robert Burks and Bobby Burks, all of Ben Harbor, Mich., Johnny Burks of Shelby and Ricky Burks of Duncan; sisters, Mary Butler, Veola Burks and Sandra Hardin, all of Shelby, and Castor Rean Thomas of Ben Harbor, Mich.; 13 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.