SOUTHAVEN

John-Robert “Gage” Mims, 6, of Southaven, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018 at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis. Gage was born on Jan. 20, 2012 in Southaven to Heather Albritton and John Alan Mims. Gage attended first 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 and Heather Albritton of Brighton, Tenn.; his little brother, Grayson Mims; his grandmother, Sarah Mims, both of Southaven; his great-grandmother, Mary Holcomb of Olive Branch. Funeral service was Monday, Dec. 31, 2018 at 1 p.m. in DeSoto Hills Baptist Church in Southaven with Bro. James Lewis officiating. Interment followed in Forest Hill South Cemetery in Memphis. Visitation was before the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to DeSoto Hills Baptist Church, 4680 Getwell Rd., Southaven, MS 38672. Ray-Nowell Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.