James J. Pisarski

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church for Mr. James J. “Jim” Pisarski, 71, of Sumrall, Miss., who died Thursday, May 2, 2013, at Forrest General Hospital.

Burial will be in Highland Cemetery, with military rites performed by the VFW Post 3036 Honor Guard.

Mr. Pisarski was the owner of J&M Trucking Company and a United States Army veteran. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Genevieve Dybas Pisarski.

Mr. Pisarski is survived by his wife, Hazel Merle Odom Pisarski of Sumrall, Miss.; one son, Dr. Greg Pisarski (Rita) of Lake Jackson, Texas; two sisters, Charlott Wilson and Mary Ann Warner, both of Mayfield, N.Y., and four grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4 until 6 p.m. Sunday at Hulett-Winstead Sumrall Chapel and 1 p.m. Monday at the church.

Memorials may be made to the Pine Belt Animal Shelter or The American Cancer Society.