Dudley Clay Bland
Dudley Clay Bland, 60, a farmer ,Birdie Farms, died Nov. 12, 2017 at Merit Health, Clarksdale,MS. Visitation is Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017, 5:30pm-7:30pm and again Wednesday Nov. 15, 2017, 12:00pm-1:00pm at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS. Funeral services are 1:00pm Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, ms with burial in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Bland was on Board of South Quitman County Utility Assoc., Quitman County Farm Bureau Board of Directors, Quitman County Democratic Committee Member, and Past member of Quitman County Soil and Water Conservation and Board Member of Farm Service Agency, Quitman County. He was a member of Walnut Baptist Church where he was a Deacon.
Survivors include: Wife Ginger Camire Bland , 2 Sons Clay Bland, Jr (Alicia) and Coy Bland (Shasta). Parents Wiley C. and Martha Jo Hendon Bland all of Lambert, MS. 2 sisters Stephanie McNeer(Will) of Hernando, MS and Frieda Harrison of Pontotoc, Ms. Grandchildren Aubrey Bland, Barrett Bland, Makenzie Hancock and Waller Weaver. 2 nieces Andrea Brown and Anna Harrison. Nephew Braxton McNeer.
Preceded in death by Grandparents Wiley and Idell Tallant Bland and Lavert and Lois Watkins Hendon.
Memorials may be sent to Walnut Baptist Church 5357 Walnut Rd, Vance, MS 38964.