CHOCTAW, MS -- Funeral services for Zella Rose Mingo Cravatt , 70, were held Monday, May 8, 2017 at Pearl River Baptist Church, burial followed in Simon Isaac Cemetery. Visitation was Saturday, May 6 at Pearl River Baptist Church. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.
Zella attended Sequoyah High School beginning in the 7th grade in 1961 and graduating with the Class of 1966.
Ms. Cravatt, 70, passed away on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at Rush Specialty Hospital in Meridian, MS. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Mingo, Sr. and Katie Mae Tubby; sisters, Baby Girl Mingo, Joyce Needham Thomas, Mary Sullivan Tubby, Sarah Jim, brothers, Donald Sam, Douglas Sam, Sr., Leo Sam.
Survivors include daughters, Sandra Cravatt and Katie Cravatt Reed; son, Irvin Cravatt; brothers, J.T. Sam, James Earl Mingo, Albert Mingo; 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.