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Mr. Cleotha Buck

1919 ~ 2019 (age 99)
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Mr. Cleotha Buck was born September 29, 1919, in Canton, Mississippi to the late George and Mariah Sanders Buck. He was the eighth of sixteen children. at an early age, Cleotha was baptized at Andrew Chapel Church.

Cleotha attended public schools in Canton and after he began his military duty in the United States Army where he served in World War II. He completed his service and received an honorable discharge. 

Cleotha was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Mamie Bailey Buck on January 17, 1948, and to this union, four children were born. Cleotha peacefully departed his life on Sunday, June 2, 2019, in Jackson, Mississippi.

Visitation hours: Friday, June 7, 2019, from 12-7 p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home located at 886 N. Farish Street- Jackson, Mississippi

Funeral Service: Saturday, June 8, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Andrew Chapel located at 2426 Virlilia Road - Flora, Mississippi

Interment: Andrew Chapel Church Cemetery

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