Funeral services for Bufford A. Monday, 79, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012 at Bistineau Baptist Church in Heflin. Interment will take place at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Shiloh Baptist Cemetery near Keatchie. Officiating the services will be the Rev. Clyde Thompson and the Rev. Bill Crider.
Visitation will be held from 5 until 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 at Rockett Funeral Home in Ringgold.
Mr. Monday was born Nov. 16, 1932 in Wood County, Winnsboro, Texas to Charlie Dee Monday and Zelma Lee Monday. He went to be with the Lord on Jan. 7, 2012.
Mr. Monday is preceded in death by his father, Charlie Monday and his mother, Zelma Monday; his sister Jackie Acker; brother-in-law Jesse Acker; and his sister Norma Brooks.
He is survived by his wife, Blanche Monday of Minden; sons, Mark Monday and his wife Gwen of Heflin, David Monday of Heflin, James Monday and his wife Sandy of Heflin, and D.J. Monday and his wife Emily of Shreveport; grandchildren, Megan, Holly and Lucas Monday, Jennifer and Tylere Monday, Michael Monday and his wife Edie, Koty and Cassey Monday and McKenzie Monday; great-grandchildren, Baylor, Macy and Mabrie; brothers, Mack Monday and his wife Toby of Kilgore, Texas and Charles, Jr. "Tex" Monday and his wife Sherry of Lee Summit, Missouri; sister, Beth Griffin and her husband Joe of Longview, Texas; a special friend and neighbor, Virginia Kirkikis; along with a host of other relatives and close friends.
Pallbearers will be Lucas Monday, Koty Monday, Tylere Monday, Michael Monday, Mike Bagley and Jeff Thrasher.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.rockettfuneralhome.com.