Leroy Early, 1969 – 2023

Leroy Early, 1969 – 2023


Leroy Early was born July 24, 1969 to Irene Early Qualls and the late Joseph Lane.

Leroy was preceded in death by his father and Willie Gene Qualls who raised Leroy. He is also preceded by his sister; Courtney Denise Qualls, Grandmother; Evaline Early, Grandfather; Leroy Early, Aunts; Juanita Early and Annie Ruth Qualls and his Uncle; Leroy Early.

He leaves to cherish his memory: his mother, Irene Early Qualls, his brothers Willie Gene Qualls, Jr. (Anna), Robert Early and Andrew Early (Cynthia), his sister Mary Qualls Crawley (Kwesi) and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends including the Qualls, Early, Lane and Smith families.

A graveside service will be held for Leroy Early on July 8, 2023, 2:00 PM at Cedar Hill Cemetery, 326 Lovers Lane, Vicksburg, MS.

Leroy Early transitioned on July 5, 2023 at the age of 53.