Dennis A. Cayson, III



Tupelo-Dennis Alvon “Al” Cayson, III, 60, died peacefully on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Sanctuary Hospice House after a brief illness. Dennis was born in Tupelo on June 7, l957 to the late Dennis Cayson, Jr. and Barbara Pickens Cayson. He attended Lee County Public Schools and graduated from Shannon High School in l976 where he was a star athlete. He attended Itawamba Community College. Al enjoyed all sporting events especially Miss. State teams and spending time with family and friends. He owned C and C Grocery, a convenience store and was a Baptist.

A service celebrating his life will be held at 4 PM Friday, May 25, 2018 at the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors with Bro. Mike Brazeal officiating. Private burial will follow in Brewer Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2PM-service time Friday only. The service may be viewed at 4 PM Friday and 60 days thereafter at

Dennis is survived by his children, Dennis Cayson, IVand his wife, Sandie of Blue Springs and Dorothy Cayson of Shannon. 2 grandchildren: Gracie Mae Cayson of Blue Springs and Shelby Burke of Tupelo. his brother: Scott Cayson of Blue Springs. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dennis and Barbara and his daughter, Morgan Cayson.

Memorials may be made to Sanctuary Hospice House, P. O. Box 2177, Tupelo, MS. 38801. Condolences may be e mailed to