Jack Oneal Bodiford, Sr.,
90, beloved husband of Ellaree Rebecca Gibbs Bodiford, went home to be
with the Lord, Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial
Mr. Bodiford was born the
son of Marvin Dougley Bodiford and Ruth Elizabeth Tisdale Bodiford on October
12, 1930 in Greeleyville. He was born the second of four children,
Leroy Bodiford, Lamar Bodiford (Annette), and Douglas Bodiford (Helen).
He was a retired employee of International Paper Company where he was a
millwright for forty-two years and was a member of the Quarter Century
Club. He was a former member of the Board of Directors for Georgetown
Kraft Credit Union. He was the owner and operator of JB Appliance
Repair Company. He was a charter member of Pine Crest Baptist Church
where he served faithfully as a deacon, on the Board of Trustees, was part
the group of men who built the church; and served on numerous other committees.
Jack and Ellaree were married
on February 6, 1954 and celebrated 66 years together. Their
home was blessed with: three children, Gina Dianne Bodiford, Julie
Leigh B. Odum, and Jack O. Bodiford, Jr.; three grandchildren, Jeremy Odum,
Jarid Odum (Kayla), and Alaina Odum; and four great-grandchildren, Krissa,
Katrina, Heath, and Rebecca. He is also survived by:
his siblings, Douglas and Lamar; and a number of nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by:
his parents; two daughters, Gina and Julie; and his brother, Leroy.
A Graveside Service will
be 2PM, Friday, November 6, 2020 at Andrews Memorial Cemetery directed
by McKenzie Funeral Home. Officiating will be Rev. Jack Mobley.
The Bodiford family will
receive family and friends immediately after the service.
Due to Covid-19, the family
asks that everyone please practice social distancing and facemasks as required.
McKenzie Funeral Home is
honored to serve the Bodiford family.