LOUISVILLE – James Willie Sutherland, 76, formerly of Vardaman, died Friday, March 1, 2013, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville. He was born May 3, 1936, in Vardaman. He was a member of New Liberty Baptist Church.
Services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at New Liberty Baptist Church in Vardaman with the Rev. Paul Childress and the Rev. Jeff Harmon officiating. Interment is at New Liberty Cemetery. Pryor Funeral Home in Calhoun City is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his mother, Modene Sutherland of Vardaman; brothers, Raymond (Peggy) Sutherland of Vardaman and Earnest (Lynn) Sutherland of Memphis, Tenn.; and sister, Sandra (Tom) Brock of Hattiesburg.
He was preceded in death by his father, James A. Sutherland.
Pallbearers are Brett Sutherland, Bart Sutherland, Rusty Brock, Josh Sutherland, Tony Morgan and Derrick Court. Honorary pallbearers are Tim Boyd, Joey Boyd, Kevin Sutherland, Chris Wark, Bryan Allen Long and Bub Long.
Visitation is noon to 2 p.m. Tuesdeay at the church.