Sanford Lee Brumfield

Published 6:00 am Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Services for Sanford Lee Brumfield were Friday, Jan. 26, atBrookside Funeral Home in Humble, Texas, with burial in BrooksideMemorial Park.

Mr. Brumfield died Jan. 22, 2007, in San Francisco, Calif.,where he had resided for the past year and a half. He was born inRoxie on Aug. 29, 1928, to Sandy and Mildred Brumfield. He hadpreviously lived in Houston, Texas, for over 50 years.

He graduated from Bogue Chitto High School and served two and ahalf years in the U.S. Army/Air Force. He was retired from BrownOil Tool Co., having worked there for 30 years.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his wife of 46 years,Velma Brumfield; his brother, Harold Duane Brumfield; and two ofhis stepdaughters, Dorthy Watson and Mary Ann Butler.

Survivors are his stepdaughter, Patsy Bechara and husbandGhassan; his brothers, Joseph Jay Brumfield and wife Shirley, ofPowder Springs, Ga., Pete Brumfield and wife Shirley, of Roswell,N.M., and Joe Brumfield and Ed Brumfield, both of Bogue Chitto; hissisters, Margaret Boyer and husband Don, of Norborne, Mo., IreneBaggett, of Florence, Laura Ruth Alexander, of Bogue Chitto,Marilyn Mullins, of New Hebron, and Cheryl Alexander and husbandJim, of Jayess.