Born 1-12-1948 -- Died 11-28-2004
Mickey Lee Pitchford, 56, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., son of Bernice Henslee Pitchford and the late Wesley Herman Pitchford was born Jan. 12, 1948, at Dyess, Ark. He died Nov. 28, 2004, at Batesville, Ark. He spent his years as a loving son and brother. He was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his mother, Bernice Pitchford of Horseshoe Bend; three sisters -- Virginia McEntire of Horseshoe Bend, Kelly Baxter of Rittman, Ohio, and Shawn Bookout of Wiseman, Ark.; a niece, Stephanie Baxter of Rittman, Ohio; a nephew, Heath Hypes of Horseshoe Bend; and a great-nephew, Colten Hypes of Horseshoe Bend.
He was preceded in death by his father and brother, Steven Pitchford.
The funeral was Dec. 1 at Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem with Author Barber officiating. Interment was in the Fairview Cemetery near Salem, with arrangements under the direction of the Barker Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Donnie Gleghorn, Jack Campbell, Bob Glisson, Bobby Wilson, Willard McCollum and Bill Hobbs.