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Thomas Dennis Buford

April 28, 1963 ~ August 10, 2019 (age 56)

Obituary

Thomas Dennis Buford, son of the late Rev. Johnny C and Margarite Price Buford, was born in Lafayette County MS on April 28, 1963. Thomas confessed a hope in Christ at an early age and Joined Jordan Chapel CME Church. He was a graduated of Lafayette High School in Oxford where he played football with the Lafayette Commodores. 

Thomas resided in Nashville TN for 19 years, where he was employed with Belmont University as a supervisor of catering service. He earlier retired from Marriott Hotels after 25 years of service. Thomas was an all around people person. A family guy who loved his children. He also enjoyed watching football and catering.

On Saturday, August 10th, 2019, Thomas went home to be with the Lord. He's survived by two loving children: Isaac and Talisha Buford; his siblings, Larry Buford, Guy Vincent Buford, Karen Buford, Linda Buford-Burks, Martha Buford, Essie Buford-Smith and Bathsheba Buford-Jones. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Johnny C. Buford and Margarite Buford; and two brothers, Charles Buford and Johnny C. Buford, Jr.

Please keep the Buford family in your prayers.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
August 23, 2019

11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
L. Hodges Funeral Service
38-F Hwy 334
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Family Hour
Friday
August 23, 2019

5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
L. Hodges Funeral Service
38-F Hwy 334
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Funeral Service
Saturday
August 24, 2019

11:00 AM
Clear Creek Missionary Baptist Church
35 County 313
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Burial
Saturday
August 24, 2019

Jordan Chapel C.M.E. Church
County Road 145
Oxford, MS 38655

Repass

Jordan Chapel C.M.E. Church
County Road 145
Oxford, MS 38655

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