CLEVELAND- Jeffery Lagrone Walls age 63 of Cleveland, Ms passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2020, in Jackson, MS.
Jeffery was born February 2, 1957, to Haskell Lagrone and Ruby Jean Washington Walls in Ruleville, MS. He grew up in Drew, MS, and Graduated Drew High School in 1974. He drove a long haul truck for KLLM for many years and worked with Cives Steel Corporation for several years until he went to work with Delta Electric Power Company in 1993 where he was a meter reader and a dispatcher. Jeffery loved spending time with his children and grandchildren, playing the drums, watching anything Ole Miss Sports, watching westerns, hunting, being outdoors, and watching hummingbirds. He also enjoyed listening to music from all genres. He was a member of Morrison Chapel Baptist Church.
Jeffery is preceded in death by his parents Haskell and Ruby Walls, two brothers, Jackie Walls, Johnny Walls, and Sister-in-Law Christal Walls, and his beloved pet Miss Priss.
He survived by his wife of 27 years Tracy Mathis Walls of Cleveland, MS, Daughter Crystal Beach (Michael) of Cleveland, MS, Son, Hunter Walls (Hollie) of Jackson, TN, Step Daughter Crystal Cox of Merigold, MS. Two grandchildren, Blaine Kirkland (Emily) and Caleb Kirkland(Sophia). three brothers, Jerry Walls (Sue) of Coila, MS, David Herrin (Tara) of Boyle, MS, and Chris Hudson (Denise) of Shaw, MS. He also leaves behind his grand pups Remington Copper, Rebel, Swayze, grand cat Cujo and great grand pups Ellie and Luna.
Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, August 14, 2020, at Drew City Cemetery in Drew, MS.
A come and go visitation will be held Thursday, August 13, 2020, from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Cleveland Funeral Home.
Pallbearers are Chris Hudson, Ron Walls, Brian Walls, Mitchell McNeer, Seth Muzzi, and John Walls. Honorary pallbearers are Hunter Walls, Caleb Kirkland, Blaine Kirkand, Michael Beach, Jerry Walls, David Herrin, and Mike Lowery.
Memorials may be made to St Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38501.
Jeffrey's last request was for all to vote to Make America Great Again. Vote TRUMP 2020
Cleveland Funeral home is in charge of arrangements. The on-line guest register may be signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Jeffery Lagrone Walls, please visit our floral store.