Billy Joe Haley

Billy Joe Haley, 53, a retired captain with the Clarksdale Police Department and Coahoma County Sheriff’s Office, died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at Methodist Central in Memphis, Tenn.

Billy Joe was a member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church.

Survivors include his son, William Haley of Clarksdale; and two brothers, Charles (Mary) Haley of Grenada and Edgar O. (Joan) Haley, III, of Senatobia.

He was preceded in death by his parents, E.O. and Mary Elizabeth Gho Haley, Jr.

Visitation will be held Monday, March 4, 2019, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Riverside Baptist Church in Clarksdale with the funeral services set for 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in the Memorial Gardens cemetery.

Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.


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