Buddie Southward, Jr.


TISHOMINGO, MS – Buddie Southward, Jr. died Friday, March 6, 2015 at his residence.  He was born in Tishomingo to Buddie Southward Sr. and Annie Mae Southward.  He was a former employee of Golden Manufacturing and a member of Carter’s Branch Church of Christ.

Services will be Tuesday, March 10, at 11 a.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, Belmont with Mike Deaton officiating.  Burial will be in Martin Cemetery, Tishomingo, MS.  Deaton Funeral Home, Belmont, MS will be in charge of arrangements.

He is survived by his sister-Anna Southward of Tishomingo; his special caregiver, brother-in-law and friend-Jeff Rogers of Tishomingo; niece-Cherrie Cox of Tishomingo; great nephew-Myles Cox of Tishomingo; aunt-Azzie Lee Martin of Red Bay; uncle –Eddie Gene Southward of Chicago, Ill; special caregivers-Louise Nunley and Virginia Bennett; host of cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents-Johnnie Ward and Henrietta Martin and Olen and Odie Southward; several aunts and uncles.

Pallbearers will be friends.Visitation will be Monday, March 9, 6-9 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Belmont, MS.