Graveside service for Amelia C. Hampton, 76, of Mound Bayou will be held Saturday, May 2, 2020, at noon at Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Winstonville, under the direction of Johnson and Scott Mortuary, Cleveland.
She died Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at Bolivar Medical Center, Cleveland.
Visitation will be held Friday, May 1, 2020, from 2-6 p.m. at the funeral home.
Elder Samuel Sago will officiate.
Survivors include children Jerry Xavier Hampton and Dr. Candice (Leonard Sr.) Gillespie of Mound Bayou; brothers Bishop Johns Henry Sheard of Detroit, MI, and Deacon Otis Roosevelt (Ethelrene) Sheard of Southfield, MI; sister Rosie Sheard Parris of New York City, NY; grandchildren Kristen Hampton of Fort Worth, TX, Jerett Xavier Hampton of Port Gibson, Darius Jamal (Keunna) Jones of Jackson, and Leonard O’Neal Gillespie Jr. of Mound Bayou; great-grandchildren Kamauri La’Xavion Crutison of Port Gibson, Keioja Jones and McKenzie Jones of Jackson; and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews cousins and friends.