Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at Friendship Baptist Church in Grenada for Mr. William Reed Barfield Sr., 82, of Grenada, who died on Friday, June 17, at his residence. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery near Bruce. The Rev. Tim McCaffrey will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Tuesday, June 21, at Friendship Baptist Church.
Will was born on Friday, Sept. 15, 1939, in Sarepta, the son of Reed and Lou Edna Nichols Barfield. He spent most of his working life in construction as a pipefitter. He honorably served our country in the United States Navy and was a devoted family man.
His parents and two brothers, James Henry Barfield and Charlie Jackson Barfield, preceded Will in death.
Survivors include, his wife, Sheila Barfield; daughters, Nancy Barfield Piper of Bossier City, La., Michelle Barfield Cossey of Thorn and Lora Chaddon of Missouri; sons, William Reed Barfield Jr. of Grenada and Michael Bryan Kunefke of Fairbanks, Alaska; one brother, Billy Joe Barfield of Vardaman; five grandchildren, Kristen Hudson, Kelsey Richardson, Noelle Cossey, Amber Cossey and Keegan Barfield and six great grandchildren.
Online condolences can be expressed to the family at www.mckibbenandguinn.com
McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada is in charge of arrangements.