John-Robert "Gage" Mims, 6, of Southaven, MS passed away on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis.
Gage was born on January 20, 2012 in Southaven, MS to Heather Albritton and John Alan Mims. Gage attended 1st grade at Greenbrook Elementary School and was a member of DeSoto Hills Baptist Church where he sang in the children's choir. He was a sweet and loving child who cared about everyone else, but he especially loved his little brother who affectionately referred to him as his "best friend."
Gage leaves behind his loving family which includes his parents, Alan Mims of Southaven, MS and Heather Albritton of Brighton, TN; his little brother, Grayson Mims; his grandmother, Sarah Mims, both of Southaven, MS; and his great-grandmother, Mary Holcomb of Olive Branch, MS.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 31, 2018 at 1pm in DeSoto Hills Baptist Church in Southaven with Bro. James Lewis officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Hill South Cemetery in Memphis. Visitation will be held in the church on Monday from 11am until service time at 1pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to DeSoto Hills Baptist Church, 4680 Getwell Rd., Southaven, MS 38672.
Ray-Nowell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.