Tom Hufford, 74, of Senath, Mo., son of the late Elza Ethridge and Lillie Louveda Gough Hufford, was born April 8, 1935, in Bucoda, Mo., and passed away Thursday,, Feb. 11, 2010, at his residence.
On March 23, 1953, in Beech Corner, Mo., he married Geraldine Turner, who survives.
Survivors include his wife, Geraldine Hufford, of Senath; three sons, Jerry Hufford, of Senath, Rodger Hufford and wife, Sheri, of Cleveland, Texas, and Brian Hufford and wife, Michelle, of Senath; three daughters, Arletha Hufford, of Senath, Pam McGinty, of Kennett, and Jakita Lell and husband, Wyman, of Senath; three brothers, Mason Hufford, of Senath, Willard Hufford, of Arbyrd, Mo., and Bill Hufford, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; three sisters, Bernice Guy, of South Dakota, Louella Callahan, of Kennett, and Claudia Smith, of Kennett; grandsons, Paul Hufford, Tommy Hufford, Derrick Thrasher and Brad Lell; granddaughters, Shana Small, Cindy Hufford, Jamie Sanford, Summer Diccico, Whitney McCain, Krista Noles, Hannah Hufford and Taylor Hufford; six great-grandchildren, and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Friday, Feb. 12, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 13, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Lavone Smart and Denny Brown officiating.
Burial will follow in the Senath Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Bud Hufford, Eddie Callahan, Marvin Callahan, Jonathan Callahan, Tony Smith and Tim Hufford.
Honorary pallbearers are Allen Brewer, Dennis Hufford, Rick Turner, Tracy Smith, Gary Turner, Jr., and Wendell Hufford.