Melvin Laverne “M.L.” Hall, 81, of Pelahatchie, died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 at Crossgates River Oaks in Brandon.
He retired from Miller Transporters and attended Meadow Grove Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran and served in the Korean War.
Services are at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012 in the funeral home chapel with interment in Floral Hills Memory Gardens. Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home in Pearl is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include daughters, Patricia Ann Hall and Peggy Kathryn Black, both of Pelahatchie; brother, Kenneth Lamar Hall of Kingston, Tenn.; grandchildren, Christy Weaver, David Ward, Daniel Ward, Charlie Black, Dusty Ward and Devin Black; great-grandchildren, Lake and Danilynn Ward.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Hall and daughter, Rachel Darlene Ward.
Visitation was from 5 to 8 p.m., Monday at the funeral home.