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 Harold McWilliams, 76, of Braxton, Mississippi, passed away Monday October 25, 2021 at Simpson General Hospital in Mendenhall. He was born Thursday, December 7, 1944.

 Visitation will be held on Friday, October 29, 2021 from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM at the New Zion Baptist Church in Braxton.

 Funeral Services will be held Friday, October 29, 2021 at 3:00 PM at New Zion Baptist Church. The Burial will follow in New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Carlous Smith will officiate. Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Mendenhall is in charge of arrangements. (601) 847-4401

 Mr. Harold McWilliams was a deacon of New Zion Baptist Church. He was retired pawnbroker and jeweler of Harold’s Pawn Shop and Jewelry of 25 years in Mendenhall.

 He was preceded in death by his parents, Dewey and Clemmie McWilliams; brothers, Jerry McWilliams and Ralph McWilliams.

 Survivors include his wife of fifty four years, Mary (Sissy) McWilliams; son, Dewey Harold McWilliams , Jr. (Mindy); daughter, Connie Patterson (James); grandchildren, Kristin Carroll (Arthur), Erin Pitts (John), Meygan McWilliams, James Tyler Patterson (Hannah), Morgan Elsner (Jake), Brett Harold Patterson, and Jeffrey Harold McWilliams; 14 great- grandchildren; sisters –in-law, Mary McWilliams and Pat McWilliams.

 Pallbearers will be James Patterson, Tyler Patterson, Brett Patterson, Richard Moore, Jacob Davis, and Harold McWilliams.

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