List of famous people who died in Mississippi, with photos when available. These notable Mississippi deaths are loosely ordered by how famous each person was, meaning the most well-known people are at the top of the list. Some of the people mentioned below were celebrities who died in Mississippi, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Mississippi listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Mississippi has information about them next to their names, including the year they were born and their place of birth.
Everything from Floyd Rice to Benjamin G. Humphreys is included on this list.
If you're trying to answer the questions, "Which famous people died in Mississippi?" and "Which celebrities died in Mississippi?" then this list will have you covered.This list of historic deaths in Mississippi includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.