Henry Allen Stafford Jr.

Published 1:00 pm Monday, July 11, 2022

Funeral service for Henry Allen Stafford Jr. will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 13, at Riverwood Family, with interment in Easthaven Cemetery. Visitation is from 9 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday.

Henry Allen Stafford Jr., 58, of Brookhaven, passed from this life July 9, 2022, in McComb, MS. He was born in Prentiss, MS, January 1, 1964, to Henry Allen Stafford, Sr. and Florence Carolyn Tassin Stafford. He graduated with an Associates degree from Nunez Community College as a Paralegal. He served his country in the United States Army. Mr. Stafford worked in the Westbank, New Orleans area until retiring. He was a Restaurant Manager with Visko’s, Maintenance Foreman “Rambo” with Standridge Brothers and Shift Lead with Walgreens in Brookhaven, MS. He enjoyed playing guitar and singing karaoke. He also enjoyed off-roading and motorcycling. His passion was sharing the gospel with people, desiring them to have a relationship with God. Mr. Stafford has always considered his kids his greatest achievement.

He is preceded in death by his father; his paternal grandparents, Henry Ilas Stafford and Christina Waldrop Stafford; maternal grandparents, Maurice Joseph Tassin and Marie Gonzales Tassin; father-in-law, Whitney “Buddy” Trosclair Jr.; and sister, Carol Ann Stafford.

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Those who remain to cherish his memory are his wife of 34 years, Jo Lynn Trosclair Stafford; sons, Henry Stafford III and Sylvester Stafford (Amelia Hebert); mother, Florence Carolyn Stafford; brothers, S. Wayne Stafford and Thomas J. Gianelloni; sisters, Donna Stafford Fisher (Mike) and Haley Stafford; mother-in-law, Jo Ann Trosclair; brothers-in-law, Whitney S. Trosclair III (Melissa) and Armond Lindsey; Jeff Meaux and Austin Meaux; as well as other loving family members and friends.

Condolences and other information are available online at www.riverwoodfamily.com.