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Grady Chism died on Friday, November 17 in Tupelo.

Posted: Nov 20, 2017 4:07 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) – A Fulton man died in a traffic accident Friday night in Tupelo.

Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green identifies the man as 43-year-old Grady Dewayne Chism.

He died after his truck ran off Interstate 22 and flipped just west of the Belden exit. Green says Chism was wearing a seatbelt.

Funeral services were held Sunday in Fulton.

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