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Marvin Bufkin,

Marvin Harold "Bo" . Bufkin Jr., age 47, of Cleveland, died on Sunday November 21, 2010 at his home.  He was born on November 1, 1963 to Marvin and Joanna (Steen) Bufkin, Sr. in Greenville, MS.  Visitation will be held Wednesday  11/24/2010 noon until  funeral service time at 2:00 PM at the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel in Cleveland, MS.  The Reverend James Wilkerson will officiate the service.He was a 1982 graduate of Greenville High School.Bo was employed by MS Valley Gas Co. for 15 years. He later owned Bufkin Gas & Lawn Irrigation Service. He was a member of Greenfield Baptist Church in Greenville. He was also a member of the Cleveland Volunteer Fire Dept. Bo was an avid hunter, a loving brother, husband, father & grandfather. He was preceded in death by his parents, step-mother Estelle Malone Bufkin and brother-in-law Larry Chapman.  He is survived by Wife, Alice Bufkin of Cleveland, MS; 1 Daughter, Ann Claire Bufkin of Oxford, MS;  4 Sons, Marvin "Trip" Bufkin, III of Cleveland, MS, Jerry Burchfield of Oklahoma City, OK, Ricky Hopper of Indianapolis, IN and Dustin Hopper of Jacksonville, NC; 3 Sisters, Karen Miller of Crowder, MS, Laurie Shephard of Huntsville, AL and Susie Chapman of Pontotoc, MS.  and 6 grandchildren.Memorials may be made to American Diabetic Association 1701 North Beauregard St. Alexandria, VA 22311 or to the American Heart Association 7272 Greenville Ave Dallas, TX 75231.Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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Alice, Sorry to learn of Bo's passing. It was a long hard battle for him, and now he is at peace. You were a wonderful caregiver for him throughout his illness and he was blessed to have you. Take care, Respectfully, Karen

Karen Smith, LMSW - December 03, 2010 at 10:38 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

My sympathy to Bo's family. May God Bless each of you and help you find peace. Bo and I worked together @ Mississippi Valley Gas in Greenville.

Wanda Johnson - November 29, 2010 at 02:05 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Trip, Thinking of you and love you. Come see me. Love YaYa

Linda Lovett - November 26, 2010 at 04:01 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

May God bless the family.

Phillip Byrd - November 25, 2010 at 07:05 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear about Bo's passing. He was such a sweet person. He use to make me laugh in high school. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Angie Clark Ross - November 25, 2010 at 06:42 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

With deep sorrow in our heart. We will pray for the family and friends. We will miss you my friend, Ron and Eva Parr

Ronie Parr - November 25, 2010 at 03:26 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Alice, I am so sorry to hear about Bo. Having gone through the loss of my husband several years ago, I know the feelings that follow such a loss. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family and may God grant you the strength and comfort that only He can provide. Jena

Jena Mosley Szempruch - November 25, 2010 at 11:32 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

HE WAS A REAL GOOD FRIEND TO ME

lEE DOBBINS - November 25, 2010 at 11:26 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

sorry to hear about bo , but i know he's not in pain anymore. RIP BO

michael baker - November 25, 2010 at 08:47 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear this. Love and prayers being sent your way.

Paula Wiggers Jackson - November 25, 2010 at 08:26 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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