Mr. Melvin Lipford, age 69, died Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at the North MS Medical Center following a brief illness. He was born April 25, 1952. A private family service will be held in the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors on Friday, December 10, 2021. Condolences to the family may be posted at hollandfuneraldirectors.com. Holland Funeral Directors are honored to serve their friends at this time.