Services for Robert. L. Posey were at 2  p.m. Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017, at John E. Stephens Chapel.

Rev. Austin Bishop, Rev. Tom Bentley, Rev. Bob Wilburn officiated. Burial was in East Lawn Cemetery.

Mr. Posey, 64, died on Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, at Neshoba County General Hospital. He was employed with AEP River Operations in Paducah, Ky., for 26 years and was river boat captain.

He was a member of First Assembly of God, where he served as a board member for several years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Madison Spencer Posey, Gladys King Posey; Brother, Freemon Posey.

Survivors are his wife of 39 years, Jennifer Posey; daughters, Angell Posey Haston, Heather M. Posey, Hope Posey Chunn; sisters, Dorothy Pope, Clara Benson, Elaine Powell; Brothers, Willard Posey, Paul Posey; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.