Barry S. Willingham
Barry Stephen Willingham, age 53, of Tuscumbia, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2013. His family will receive friends today, 6-8 p.m., at Morrison Funeral Home of Tuscumbia. His funeral service will be Friday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Gary Puryear officiating. Burial will follow in Guy Cemetery.
Barry attended Deshler High School and was involved in various sports. He played football and was a two time State Champion wrestler. He was an avid Alabama football fan and loved the Crimson Tide. He loved his family more than anything.
Barry was a Colbert County native and was retired from Southern Railway. He was a member of the Church of Christ and was preceded in death by his father, Joel Stephen Willingham; grandparents, John Odell and Dellie Howard and Albert and Ruby Willingham.
He is survived by his mother, Linda Howard Willingham; son, Caleb Dee Willingham; brother, Marty Willingham; sisters, Lori Thompson (Todd) and Lisa Terry (Tommy); granddaughter, Lila; nieces and nephews, Adam, Jessica, Laura, Hunter and Bailey; great-niece, Lindsey Kate; and great-nephew, Kruz.
Pallbearers are Hunter Thompson, Adam Terry, Tommy Terry, John Burns, Steve Whittle and
"Even the most beautiful rose has thorns."
An online guest registry is available at morrisonfuneralhomes.com