D. J. McLemore
August 26, 1930 - August 5, 2017

D. J. McLemore, age 86, of Moss Point passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017 in Pascagoula, MS. Mr. D. J. was born in Newton County, Mississippi on August 26, 1930 to D.G. and Lela McLemore. Mr. McLemore retired from Roadway Express as truck driver for over 20 years. He attended Ridglea Heights Baptist Church in Escatawpa.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 45 years, Mary Jo McLemore; daughter, Darlene McLemore.

He is survived by his daughter and two sons, Teresa Kilgore (Greg), Columbus, GA; Tommy McLemore, Moss Point; Charles McLemore (Linda), Lucedale; two sisters and two brothers, Joanna McPhail, Jean McLemore, Carrol McLemore, and Melvin McLemore; Two step sons and one step daughter, Carol Cannon, Oakdale, LA and John Davies, Canton, MS; Kathy Davis, Ridgeland, MS; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017 from 10:00-11:30am, at Ridglea Heights Baptist Church in Escatawpa. Funeral Service will follow at 11:30am at the church. Burial will be at Serene Memorial Gardens in Escatawpa.

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