BOWMAN – James Carson Mize, 81, died Tuesday, June 1, 2010.
Born in Hart County on January 12, 1929, he was the son of the late Otha C. and Quillie Winn Mize. He was a farmer and member of the Holly Springs Baptist Church. Mr. Mize was preceded in death by brothers, Julius, Lee, Ernest, Warren and Wilbur Mize; and two sisters, Dora Whitmire and Alice Todd.
Survivors include his wife, Gloria Jennell Campbell Mize, Bowman; sons and daughters-in-law, Jimmy and Sandra Mize, Hartwell, Gene Mize and Terrie Hart, Comer, Lyndon and Laura Mize, Royston; brothers, Alvin Mize and Nelson Mize, both of Vanna, Arnold Mize and Jep Mize, both of the Holly Springs Community; sisters, Lettie Roberts, Tignall, and Lois Mize, Bowman; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 3, at 11 a.m., from the Holly Springs Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Westbrook officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The body is at the Pruitt Funeral Home in Royston where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, June 2. The family is at home.
Pruitt Funeral Home, Royston, is in charge of arrangements.