, Jr.Tressie T. Rivers, Jr., 61, passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. He was a member of the Howard High School Class of 1969. He retired from Mueller Company.He was preceded in death by his parents, Lillie Bell Cross Rivers and Tressie R. Rivers, Sr.; sister, Lizzie E. Rivers; nephew, LaShan Delaney.He leaves to cherish his memories his loving and devoted wife, Barbara J. Rivers; sons, Adrian (Cicely) and Tressie III; daugther, Deena (Tracy); brothers, Robert (Janice) Lee and Timothy; sisters, Gloria (Michael) and Deborah (Leamon); special friends Mr. and Mrs. Michael Frye; other relatives and friends.Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, at Miracle Missionary Baptist Church. Interment: Greenwood Cemetery. The body will lie in state after noon today and one hour prior to the service on Saturday.Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 622-9995.