David Winfield, age 68, passed away, Saturday, June 4, 2011, at the North MS Medical Center, in West Point.
David Winfield was born June 2, 1943, in the Waddell Community of Clay County to the late Lena Mae Langford Winfield and George Alexander Winfield. Mr. Winfield was a Former Supervisor of District 5 Clay County for 24 years. He was of
the Baptist Faith. David Winfield married Peggy Compton Winfield on August 3, 1963, in Cedar Bluff at her parents home.
Funeral services are today, Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at 2 p.m. from Calvert Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Terry Rhodes officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery in West Point. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Peggy Compton Winfield of Pheba; one daughter, Tammy Johnson (James) of Mathiston; two sons: Ray Winfield, and Adam Winfield both of Pheba; five grandchildren: Eric Johnson (Leslie), Michael Johnson (Traci), Scott Johnson, Laykin Haga, and Lance Winfield; four great grandchildren: Logan, Karra, Brady and Gibson Johnson; two sisters: Lorene Sims of Eupora, and Susie Lucas of Mathiston; one brother, Pete Winfield of Maben. Grandson, Chris Johnson, and brothers, John Bedell Winfield, George Robert Winfield and William
Calvin Winfield, preceded him in death
Pallbearers are David "Buzz" Blansett, Glen Allen Forrester, Jack Gregory, Luke Lummus, R. B. Davis, Eddie Strickland, Rudy Johnson, and Kenny Tipton.
Honorary pallbearers are Cecil Hamilton, Laddie Huffman, Earley Foster, Bobby Champion, Rick Young, Kenny Dill, Burt Nix, Robert Townsel, Darren Quinn, Jerry Starks, Shelton Dean, Lynn Horton and all of his close friends.
Memorials may be made to, Pheba Baptist Church Building Fund, P. O. Box 5, Pheba, MS 39755.
Friends may leave a memory message at www.calvertfuneralhome.com