Joshua Ellis Prestage Sr., 47, of Cleveland passed away Wednesday, January 15, 2020, at his home in Cleveland.
He was born on February 8, 1972, in Cleveland to Larry Ellis and Billie Darline (Butts) Prestage. He graduated Cleveland High School in 1990 and attended Mississippi State University before coming home to help his dad with Cummins Plumbing Service. Joshua was a member of the Cleveland Church of Christ and had also attended Morrison Chapel Baptist Church.
He is survived by son Joshua “Eli” Ellis Prestage II of Carrollton; parents Billie Darline and Bill Cummins of Boyle; brother, Wilson Cummins of Boyle; and aunts, uncles and other relatives and friends.
A Celebration of Life Funeral Service was held Monday, January 20, 2020, at 5 p.m. at Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation began at 3 p.m. with Reverend David Horton officiating.
Honorary pallbearers were Gilbert Lopez, Shea Skeen, Abel Ferretti, Wade Holland and Hugh Krutz.
The family requests that memorial contributions be given to Morrison Chapel Baptist Church, 116 Morrison Chapel Road Cleveland, MS 38732.
The on-line guest register may be signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net.