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Narlon Ray Prewitt

January 15, 1952 ~ January 9, 2020 (age 67)


please note date of service change due to storm.

CLEVELAND - Narlon Ray Prewitt, age 67, of Cleveland went to be with the Lord, on Thursday, January 09, 2020, at his home. 

Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 15, 2020, from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland.  A Celebration of Life Funeral Services will follow 2:00 PM in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will be at the New Cleveland Cemetery. Reverend Gaby Hays will officiate the services.

Ray was born on January 15, 1952, to Walter Junior and Berda Gay (Willard) Prewitt in Cleveland.    He was a member of Yale Street Baptist where he sang in the choir and worked in the church office. Ray was a fun-loving individual who never met a stranger. He was very appreciative of the honorary deputy status with the Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department. Ray enjoyed expressing his faith to others at every opportunity.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Berda Prewitt and a sister Connie June Prewitt.

 He is survived by his two sisters, Laura Theresa Grantham, and Helen Gay Prewitt both of Cleveland, MS. Two nephews, Billy W. Morse and Michael W. (Stace) Morse both of Cleveland, MS. Four great-nieces and nephews, Ashley Morse, Allison Morse, Heather Lishman, and Taylor Morse all of Cleveland, MS.

Pallbearers are David Williams, Eddie Rumley, Charles Weeks, Leon Weeks, Ralph Rush, , Ricky Berryhill and Taylor Morse.

Memorials may be made to Yale Street Baptist Church.

Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The on-line guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome. net.

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January 15, 2020

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cleveland Funeral Home
3463 West Highway 8
Cleveland, MS 38732

Celebration of Life
January 15, 2020

2:00 PM
Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel
3463 Hwy 8
Cleveland, Mississippi 38732

Interment following funeral service
January 15, 2020

New Cleveland Cemetery
N. Bayou Rd
Cleveland, MS 38732

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