2023 Mules & Blues Fest

Festival Sponsors

Thank You to All Our Sponsors!

Quitman County Mules & Blues Fest would like to acknowledge and thank our many Festival Sponsors who demonstrate their commitment to this cultural event with their financial support. Their contributions not only enhance our annual event but ensure the Mules & Blues Fest can continue to grow throughout the year.



Pride Hyundai, Batesville
QCIHS Class of 1966 logo




David Bridges CPA


Marks Discount Furniture  •  Leslie Stokes  •  Town of Falcon  •  Delta Burial  •  Manuel Killebrew  •   Mt. Zion MB Church  •  First United Pentecostal  •  Hubert & Orila Foster  •  Buckley-Lomax Family  •  Chapel Hill M.B. Church

Become a Sponsor!

Thank you to all those who participated in planning this year's Quitman County Mules & Blues Fest!


Cal Henderson
Kendall Myrick
Helen Ingram
Kristin Myles
Dr. Hilliard Lackey
Samuel McCray
Lisa Ingram
Sallie Price*
Pearlie Owten*
Jimmy Mathews
Cleotha Saddler
Mayor Joe Shegog
Reshard Jemerson
Alice Smith
Gloria Survillion
De Juan Watts
Velma Benson-Wilson
Beatrice Pryor
Jermeria Skillom
Hubert Foster
Leslie Stokes
Mariaha Amos
Whitney French
Lekendrick Smith
Senator Robert L. Jackson
Chief Deputy Peter Clinton
Officer Ashley Prathard
*In Special Memory of our Beloved Committee Members

To our partners, we say “thank you”!
We could not have done this festival
without you!

Coahoma Community College
Quitman Community Hosptial
Quitman County Sheriff's Department
Quitman County Emergency Management Services
Police Departments of all Quitman County Municipalities
Quitman County Fire Departments
University of Mississippi


Sponsors and Grants
Velma Wilson / Cleo Saddler / Leonette Henderson / Cal Henderson

5K Walk-Run and Health Services
Dejuan Watts / Marge Self / Randy Moore

Alice Smith / Beatrice Pryor / Lisa Ingram / Jermeria Skillom

Program Activities/Entertainment
Velma Wilson / Cal Henderson / Helen Ingram / Lisa Ingram

Rascal Graphics / Jermeria Skillom

Social Media
Beatrice Pryor / Lisa Ingram / Jermeria Skillom / Whitney French / Samuel McCray / Kristin Miles

Church Outreach
Samuel McCray / Cal Henderson / Hubert Foster

Alice Smith / Cleotha Saddler / Helen Ingram / Sallie Price* / Gloria Survillion

Security and Parking
Mayor Joe Shegog / Sheriff Oliver Parker

Clean Up
Amos Taylor / Cornelius Kelly

Velma Wilson / Jermeria Skillom

Velma Wilson / Jermeria Skillom / Dr. Hilliard Lackey

This project is partially funded by a grant through Visit Mississippi and in part by funding from Mississippi Arts
Commission, a state agency, and in part, from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.