James P. Book, 70, of Yazoo City, died Monday, Aug. 31, 2009, at his home.
Services were held Wednesday, Sept. 2, from First Baptist Church Hazlehurst with interment in Hazlehurst City Cemetery.
Mr. Book was born Sept. 18, 1938 in Hazlehurst to Louie E. Book and Minnnie Lee Patrick. He was retired from MDOT.
Survivors include: wife, Brenda Book; daughters, Lindsey Book and Elizabeth Book of Madison; brothers, John E. Book of Yazoo City, Alton B. Boutwell of Tupelo, and Allen Boutwell of Picayune; and sisters, Minnie Boutwell of Picayune and Lucille Pierce of Hazlehurst.