Willie Chocolate

Published 12:04 pm Monday, June 21, 2010

Willie Chocolate died Monday, June 14, 2010, at his home. He was 58.

Mr. Chocolate attended school at Mount Moriah in Edwards and was employed with Anderson-Tully.

He was preceded in death by his father, Henry Chocolate Sr.; brothers, Henry Chocolate Jr., Jimmy Chocolate and Johnny Lee Turner; a sister, Jessie Mae Anderson; and his stepfather, John Henry Morgan Sr.

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He is survived by his mother, Clara Mae Morgan of Vicksburg; two daughters, Regina Edmond and Mary Edmond, both of Vicksburg; and one son, Anthony Dale Edmond of Vicksburg; five brothers, John Morgan, Bill Morgan, Alvin Morgan and Danny Black, all of Vicksburg, and Leroy Chocolate of Chicago; eight sisters, Geraldine Henderson, Gloria Broome, Betty Myers, Barbara Mitchell, Minnie Morgan, Mary Morgan, Lorraine Black and Carrie Pierce, all of Vicksburg; other relatives; and friends.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Robbins Funeral Home with the Rev. Rudy Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.