Funeral services for Eddie "Sonny" Haygood will be held Friday, July 1, 2011 at 2 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be the Rev. Jim Crain. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory in Minden. The family will receive friends from noon until service time Friday.
Sonny was born Feb. 21, 1932 in Liberty, Mississippi and entered into rest June 29, 2011 in Minden.
He is survived by his wife, Margie Haygood of Minden; son, Bryan W. Haygood and wife, Robin of Norton, Massachusetts; daughters, Sheila Carrol of Central, Melanie Dittrich and husband, Don of Longview, Texas and Jocelyn Covington of Fairport, New York; step-sons, Leslie Kirkland and wife, Kathy of Minden, Dale Kirkland and wife, Terye of Minden, David Kirkland and wife, Gayle of Longview, Texas and Roger Kirkland and wife, Shelly of Minden; brother, Vernon Haygood and wife, Frances of Liberty, Mississippi; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.