Milford A. Burchfield, 84, of Oneida, passed away December 30, 2013, at Oneida Nursing and Rehab Center.
Born in Scott County, November 14, 1929, he was preceded in death by his parents, Mack and Lizzie Burke Burchfield; brothers: Clyde, Henry, and MacArthur (Mac) Burchfield; sister, Mildred Dexter and husband, Arthur; brother-in-law, Paul Bilbrey; nephew, Pete Burchfield; and niece, Sharon Dexter.
He was a member of West Oneida United Baptist Church.
He is survived by his brother, Charles Burchfield and wife, Kathryn, of Oneida; sisters: Alma Duvall and husband, Charlie, and Virginia Bilbrey, all of Oneida, and Faye Winchester of Nashville; sisters-in-law: Wilma Burchfield and JoAnn Burchfield, both of Oneida; and many other relatives.
Funeral service was conducted January 1, in the chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home with Bro. Wayne Seabolt and Bro. Larry Ellis officiating. Music was provided by the Tammy Hutson singers. Graveside service was conducted January 2, at Smith-Forbis Cemetery with full military honors provided by American Legion Post #136 of Oneida.
Jones & Son Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.