Joe Peacock, 62, of Starkville died after falling from inside a boat.
The accident happened around 10:30 p.m. Saturday night in a lake
area off of Bluff Lake Road near the Winston-Oktibbeha County line.
Three other people were also passengers in the boat. No one else was injured.
According to investigators it appears the boat was overloaded.
The accident is still under investigation.