Mr. Eligia Nolan Stafford, Sr., age 74 of Bethpage, TN, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018.
Funeral Services for Mr. Stafford will be conducted on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 12:00 PM from Woodard Funeral Home with Bro. Duane Garner officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Vernon Cemetery.
The family will receive visitors on Friday, November 30, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, and on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Woodard Funeral Home.
Mr. Stafford was retired from Fleetwood Homes after 14 years of service. He was a member of New Vision Ministries for the last 4 years. He enjoyed gardening and fishing.
Mr. Stafford was preceded in death by:
Father - Nolan Stafford,
Mother - Lola Rush Stafford,
Sister - Grace Jackson,
Brother - Pete Stafford,
Daughter - Kathy Roach,
Daughter - Virginia "Jenny" Stafford
Mr. Stafford is survived by:
Wife of 40 years - Doris Coburn Stafford, Bethpage, TN
Daughter - Betty & (Tracy) Mills, Oak Grove, TN
Daughter - Teresa & (Richard) Shepler, Lyles, TN
Son - Donnie Stafford, Bethpage, TN
Son - Eligia Stafford, Jr., Bethpage, TN
Daughter - Laura & (Mike) Moore, Seymour, TN
Son - Robby Kling, Seymour, TN
Daughter - Michelle Bolton, Bethpage, TN
Son - Allen & (Stacy) Stafford, Westmoreland, TN
Daughter - Suzanne & (Brandon) Dodson, Lafayette, TN
Brother - Leonard & (Linda) Stafford, Gallatin, TN
Also survived by over 40 grandchildren, over 40 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild
as well as his beloved goat, Billy