Michael Donald Lunsford, 66 of Marianna passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013 at Jackson Hospital. Mr. Lunsford was born in Graceville on Dec. 14, 1946 to the late M.L. Lunsford and Betty Lynn Lunsford. A 1964 graduate of Graceville High School, he then joined the U. S. Navy. Mr. Lunsford became disabled during his service time, becoming a truck driver until his retirement.
He is survived by his wife, Lynn Lunsford, Marianna; two sons, Michael David Lunsford and wife Katie, Jason Lunsford and wife Karen all of Slocomb, Ala.; five step-children; brother, Terry Lunsford and wife Teri, Sanford; sister, Brenda Morris and husband Richard, Graceville; five grandchildren, Donavon, Kandace, Kevin, Dresden and Lucas and nine step grandchildren.
Celebration of Life service was held at 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at the Chapel of James & Lipford Funeral Home with Bro. Scott Byrd officiating. Family received friends at the funeral home Friday, from 10 a.m. until time of service. Expressions of sympathy can be made at http://www.jamesandlipford.com/