Mr. Wilford Forehand, age 76, of Bonifay, passed away Nov. 12, 2012 at Flowers Hospital in Dothan, Ala. He was born Jan. 9, 1936 in Bonifay, to the late Leslie and Vera Mae Cooper Forehand. I
n addition to his parents, Mr. Forehand was preceded in death by his wife, Clemmie Forehand; a son, Wayne Thomas, and a great-grandson, Caleb Ward.
Mr. Forehand is survived by a son, Earl Forehand and wife Donna of Caryville; a daughter, Kathy Bonner and husband Rodney of Corsicana, Texas; three brothers and their families, Wilmer Forehand of Bonifay, Wayne Forehand of Westville, and Robert Forehand of Bonifay; two sisters and their families, Jearlean Carnley of Bonifay, and Phyllis Mancill of Crestview; 12 grandchildren, Craig Pitts, Jeremy Thomas, Sheila Ward, Clinton Forehand, Matt Hughes, Zachary Skinner, Jaime Maines, Stetson Edwards, Sierra Forehand, Anthony Forehand, Kyndall Forehand, and Aubrey Adkins, and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 at Church of Jesus Christ in Caryville, with the Rev. Edward Williams officiating. Interment followed in the Sellers Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. Family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday at Peel Funeral Home.