Neil Stafford, Jr.

Graveside services for Mr. Neil Stafford, Jr., of Winona, were held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, in Scotland Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Sam Riddell officiated the services.

Neil Stafford, Jr., 90, passed away at his home on Monday, September 23, 2017. He was born in Montgomery County to the late Ed and Myrtle Johnston Stafford on May 4, 1927. He was retired from Bellsouth and was a member of Scotland Baptist Church. He was a member of the American Legion and served in the US Army during the Korean War.

Mr. Stafford is survived by his wife, Shirley Tyler Stafford of Winona; two sons, James Neal Stafford, and wife Margie of Southaven and Stephen Roger Stafford of Winona; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, one brother, and his son, Larry Michael Stafford.

Oliver Funeral Home of Winona was in charge of arrangements.