Munford Chapel Ebituaries

Patricia Diane Smith

Patricia Diane Smith, 64, passed away on January 22, 2017.  The family will receive friends at a catered reception on Thursday, January 26th from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m,  a service will be held on Friday at 2pm, all at Munford Funeral Home-Munford Chapel.  Interment will be in Smith-Rhodes Family Cemetery in Atoka. She was predeceased by her husband, Carson Eddie Smith, daughter, Tracie Diane Peterson and two brothers, Rick Wilbourn and Gary Wilbourn.   She leaves her daughters, Tina Moore, Teresa Haley; son, Carson Eddie Smith, II;  mother, Ruth Wilbourn;  sisters, Linda Harris, Sandra Wilbourn; nine grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.  The family requests memorials be sent to the Lupus Foundation.


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Patricia Pafford

Patricia “Pat” Pafford, 78, of Atoka, TN passed away January
22, 2017. She was a retired insurance agent for Nationwide
Insurance, a member of Covington Assembly of God Church,
longtime Sunday School Teacher, and Vice President of Womens
Ministry. She loved to garden and raise flowers and was a
special mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and homemaker.
The family will receive friends at a catered reception
Wednesday, January 25 from 12 - 2 p.m. with the service to following
at 2 p.m. all at Munford Funeral Home - Munford Chapel.
Interment in Helen Crigger Cemetery.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Garvey Ray
Pafford; three sisters, Inez Beck, Beulah King, Irene Crownover
and her brother, Paul Sexton.
She is survived by her daughters, Donna Callahan, Andrea
Pafford, Janine Andersen; her son, Kevin Pafford (Sonja); her
sister, Linda Sue Ashe; brothers, James Sexton, Johnny Sexton,
David Sexton; grandchildren, Christy Quirarte, Rachael
Cangelosi, Sarah Callahan, Patrick Pafford, Noah Pafford,
Amanda Lavier, Christian Andersen and Emily Andersen and
great-grandchildren, Jake Hawkins, Molly Quirarte, Max
Pafford, Raylee Pafford, and Orin Pafford. Memorials may be
sent to Assemblies of God Compact Hillcrest Childrens Home.
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Sharon Dawn Trenthem

Sharon Dawn Trenthem
Celebration of Life for Sharon Dawn Trenthem, who went to be
with the Lord January 19, 2017, will be held at Crossroads Baptist
Church, Tuesday, January 24. The service will be 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday with visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment
will be in Helen Crigger Cemetery. She was a medical records
clerk for Family Physicians Group and worked in the Nursery
at Crossroads Baptist Church, where she was a member. She
leaves two daughters, Brooke and Vikki Trenthem, her parents
George and Lynn Pierce and Josephine and Joe McKinney;
sisters, Betsy Hodges, Pam Lutz, Paige Nuchols; three grandsons,
Hunter, Walker, and Wesley and her nephews and nieces, Andrew Lutz, Jordan Hodges, Daniel Lutz,

Logan Stafford, Ashley Jordan, and McKenzie Stafford

In lieu of flowers, memorials
in her honor may be made to Baptist Memorial Healthcare
Foundations – direct to Flying Colors.
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Randy Lee Mayo

Randy Lee Mayo
Randy Lee Mayo, 46, of Cordova, formerly of Munford passed
away January 15, 2017. Mr. Mayo was a 3rd degree Brown Belt
in Judo and a mechanic. He enjoyed traveling and wearing his
Hawaiian shirts. The family will receive friends Friday, January
20 from 12 p.m. until the funeral service at 2 pm. at Munford
Funeral Home, Munford Chapel. Interment will follow in Helen
Crigger Cemetery in Munford. Randy is survived by his parents,
Al and Mary Mayo of Munford, TN; brother, Jason (Lisa) Mayo
of Germantown, TN; nieces, Mary Elizabeth Mayo and Sarah
Mayo; nephew, Davis Mayo. In lieu of flowers, memorials may
be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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William Charles Bender

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William Charles Bender, 74, died January 12, 2017 at Baptist
Memorial Hospital Memphis. Mr. Bender was retired TMC,
U.S. Navy and retired Real Estate Broker for West Tennessee
Properties. The family will receive friends at a catered reception
Saturday, January 21 from 2-3 p.m. with service at 3 p.m.
at Munford Chapel. He is survived by his wife of 25 years,
Margaret Bender; two daughters, Kellie Naumann and Brooke
Farris-Conley; two sons, Scott Bender and Craig Bender; sister
Judy Yaple; brothers Douglas Bender and Tim Bender; five
grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded
in death by his wife, Nancy L. Bender, parents Charles and Jean
Bender and his son, Michael Bender. Memorials in his honor
may be made to The Disabled American Veterans,
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