|Birth: ||Nov. 16, 1943|
|Death: ||Apr. 23, 2007|
Bronnie Edwin "Ed" Bodiford, Jr., Age 63, recent resident of LaGrange, GA., died on Monday, April 23, 2007 in LaGrange, GA. Graveside services will be held at Parkhill Cemetery on Friday, April 27, 2007, 1P.M. with Charles Prestridge officiating, according to Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, April 26, 2007 from 5-7 P.M.
Mr. Bodiford, son of the late Bronnie Edwin Bodiford, Sr., and Lucille Eleanor Mullen Bodiford, was born November 16, 1943 in Columbus. He graduated from Columbus High School in 1961 and later graduated from Columbus State University in 1971.
Mr. Bodiford served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force Reserve, retiring with over 25 years at the rank of Major. He was a retired engineer from Bell South/Southern Bell, where he served faithfully for over 30 years. Mr. Bodiford was currently employed with Metro PCS, a supplier of wireless broadband personal communication services.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Sue Pate Bodiford of LaGrange, GA.; two sons, Bronnie Edwin Bodiford, III and his wife Kathy of Hilliard, OH., and Michael Shawn Bodiford and his wife Tara Lynn of Jackson, GA.; two sisters, Ann Bodiford Poole and her husband Johnny of Palm Bay, FL., and Sue Bodiford Funk and her husband Russell of Columbus; two grandchildren, Zachery and Evan Bodiford of Hilliard, OH.; several nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the American Heart Association, 1300 Wynnton Road, Suite 108, Columbus, GA. 31906.
Created by: Ms. Clyde
Record added: Sep 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77270565
You served our country faithfully. May we always cherish our freedom by honoring your memory. God bless you!|
Added: Mar. 13, 2012