Floyd Lavelle Purvis Jr., 85, of Purvis, died February 1, 2013 at Hattiesburg Health and Rehab. Services will be held Monday, February 4, 2013 at 3 p.m. at Moore Funeral Chapel in Purvis followed by burial in Coaltown Cemetery.
Mr. Purvis was a Pipe Fitter and worked in the Construction Industry for 50 years. He was also a member of Good Hope Baptist Church as well as Woodmen of the World.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Ethel Purvis; daughter, Alice West; one brother and three sisters.
He is survived by his wife, Ruby Nell Purvis of Purvis; daughters, Linda Purvis of Purvis and Annette (Thomas) Davenport of Petal; sons, Ronnie (Mary Ann) Purvis of Purvis and Tommy (Gail) Purvis of Petal; ten grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.
Visitation will be Monday from 1:30 p.m. until service time at Moore Funeral Chapel in Purvis.