Granville Brown Cleveland,
Granville Brown Cleveland,
  • May 13, 1929 - January 2, 2018
  • Southaven, Mississippi

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Granville Brown "Dick" Cleveland Jr., 88, born in Whitehaven, TN on May 13, 1929 and passed away on January 2, 2018 in Southaven, Ms. He was a retired captain for the Memphis Fire Department and the city of Southaven. He was a long time resident of Southaven, MS and a member of Labelle Haven Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents Granville and Louise Cleveland and his brother, James "Shang" Cleveland. Dick was survived by his wife of 68 years, Barbara Nelson Cleveland, his daughter, Wanda Whittle of Southaven, Ms, his son, Roger Cleveland (Stephanie) of Cockrum, Ms; three grandchildren, Holli Gross (Jeff) of Cockrum, Ms, Jeremy Whittle of Southaven, Ms, and Brett Cleveland (April) of Magnolia, Tx; five great grandchildren, Landon and Turner Gross, Callie, Carlie, and Cody Cleveland; one sister, Midlred Harlow of Southaven, Ms and many nieces and nephews. Family will receive guests on Friday, January 5, 2018 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am with the service to immediately follow at Brantley Funeral Home, 6875 Cockrum St. Olive Branch, Ms 38654. In lieu of flowers contributions can be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.