Stanley Fiveash, 87, of Poplarville, Mississippi died Monday, February 18, 2013 in Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg.
Mr. Fiveash was a loving family man who took great concern in his community. A United States Navy Veteran, he worked both as the owner of Stanley’s Barbershop in Poplarville from 1958 until 1986 and as an electrician with Stennis Space Center from 1976 until 1992. Later in life, he served as the President of the Poplarville School Board, the Poplarville Little League; and as a Baliff with the Pearl River County Chancery Court.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Zion and Emma Cochran Fiveash; and eight brothers and sisters.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Edna Earle Fiveash of Poplarville; two sons, Eddie Fiveash of Perkinston and Dennis (Mary) Fiveash of Hattiesburg; one daughter, Janet Fiveash of Bay St. Louis; two grandchildren, Kelsey Fiveash and Tyler Fiveash.
Funeral services will be 1:00 pm, Thursday, February 21, 2012 at White Funeral Home, 315 Highway 11 South, Poplarville, MS 39470 with military honors following in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service, Thursday at the funeral home.
White Funeral Home, Poplarville (601) 795-4982. www.whitefuneralhomepoplarville.com.