Maurice Yamond Dodd, 39, of Yazoo City passed March 22, 2015 at his home in Nashville, Tenn.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 4, 2015 at the Yazoo City High School Gymnasium located at 1825 Dr. Martin L. King Dr. at 11 a.m. with Rev. Phillip Burks officiating. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. prior to the service. Burial will follow at Cypress Garden Cemetery under the direction of Shaffer & Collins Funeral Home.
Maurice was born June 4, 1975 to William Dodd and Mary Burks Dodd, the youngest of three children. He was employed at Nissan Corporation in Smyrna, Tenn.
Survivors include his loving wife, Tangelia M. Dodd; two sons, Maurice Yamond Dodd II and Mace Blair Dodd of Nashville, Tenn.; parents, William and Mary Dodd of Yazoo City; two sisters, Zelphia Dodd Dunbar (Morris) of Warner Robins, Ga. and Tamara Dodd of Yazoo City; mother in-law, Lela Simpson of Hermitage, Tenn.; godparents, Blair and Melanie McNavy of Birmingham, Ala.