Ike Ray Stafford, age 61 of Fayetteville, passed away on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at his residence after a long illness. Mr. Stafford was a native of Marshall County and was the son of the late Colen Stafford and Bessie Journey Holland Bradford. He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Rebecca Mitchell, who passed away in 2004 and Frances Davis. He was a heavy equipment technician and was a member of New Macedonia Baptist Church.
He is survived by one sister, Randell (Carthen) Jean Allen of Fayetteville; four brothers, Wesley (Darlene) Stafford of Lewisburg, Glen (Betty Ruth) Stafford of Lewisburg, Albert Thomas (Helen) Stafford of the Rally Hill Community, and Charles Leonard (Pauline) Stafford of the Wheel Community.
Funeral services for Mr. Stafford will be held Monday, October 6, 2014, at 2 PM at the Chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Edd Luna officiating. Burial will follow at New Zion Cemetery in Brick Church Community of Giles County. Visitation with the family will be Monday, October 6, 2014 from 12 Noon until the funeral service.
Condolences of sympathy may be sent to www.billsmcgaugh.com.
Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.