James Allen Bodiford

Published 10:14 am Tuesday, August 10, 2010

EXCEL – Mr. James Allen Bodiford, 58, of Excel died Aug. 7, 2010 at a family residence in Repton.

Mr. Bodiford was born in Excel and had lived most of his life in Monroe County. He was a mechanic and owned and operated a shop. He attended the Frisco City Holiness Church.

His father, Paul Bodiford Jr.; his brothers, Paul Wayne Bodiford and Larry Wayne Bodiford and his son, Christopher Allen Bodiford, preceded him in death.

Sign up for our daily email newsletter

Get the latest news sent to your inbox

Survivors include his mother, Wilda Bodiford of Excel; common law wife, Sharon Harrison of Excel; four sons, Wayne Allen Bodiford of Monroeville, David Paul Bodiford of Monroeville, Kenny Ray (Melody) Bodiford of Monroeville and Jason Allen Bodiford of Monroeville; two daughters, Tina Lousie Bodiford of Pensacola, Fla. and Tameka Renee Harrison of Monroeville; a brother, Charlie Earl (Gwendolyn) Bodiford of Atmore; stepdaughter, Sharon Patricia Harrison of Evergreen; 12 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Aug. 11, 2010 at Monroe Chapel Funeral Home. Burial will take place in Shiloh Cemetery.

Monroe Chapel Funeral Home and Cemetery is in charge of arrangements.