Mr. Edward Buckley, age 72, of Hickory, MS died on Monday 10/26/2009 at his home. Funeral services will be held at 12:00pm on Wednesday, 10/28/2009 at Sand Springs Baptist Church in Decatur, MS with Bro. Victor Buggs and Bro. Glenn Hayman, Sr. officiating. Burial will be in the Sand Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. James F. Webb Funeral Home of Newton, MS is in charge of arrangements. 601-683-2152.
Mr. Buckley was a life-long resident of Newton County, and a member of Sand Springs Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife: Renee Buckley of Hickory, MS; two sons: Ron and Tony Buckley both of Hickory, MS; one daughter: Tami Mahaffey of Morton, MS; one brother: Earl and his wife Kim Buckley of Hickory, MS; four grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, 1 niece and 3 nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Thomas Martin and Ollie Grace Buckley; a brother: Wayne Buckley and a grandson: Tony Martin Buckley.
Pallbearers include: Stanley Harrell, Benny Russel, Billy Marshal Buckley, Steve Clark, Heath Clark, and David Everett.
Honorary Pallbearers include: Donald Godwin and C.R. Chaney
Visitation will be held at Sand Springs Baptist Church on Wednesday 10/28/2009 from 10:00am until service time.