RULEVILLE - Walter "Peck" S. Warfield, age 54, of Ruleville, MS passed away on Friday February 05, 2016 at the North Sunflower Hospital in Ruleville.
Visitation will be held Sunday February 7, 2016 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland. Funeral Services follow at 3:00 PM in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be at the Linn Methodist Church Cemetery. Reverend Robert Haney will officiate the service.
Walter was born on March 6, 1961 to Allen and Juanita (Martin) Warfield, Sr. in Bolivar County, MS. He graduated from Bayou Academy and attended the University of Mississippi and Arkansas State University. Walter had previously run the family quail farm in Gunnison and he had also been a farmer himself before becoming a truck driver for Cooper Freight for the past 14 years. He was married to Kathy Belk Warfield for 30 years. Walter enjoyed watching NASCAR racing, fishing, cooking on his grill and most of all being near his family. He was of the Baptist faith.
Walter was preceded in death by his parents Allen and Juanita Warfield, Sr.
Walter is survived by wife of 30 years, Kathy Belk Warfield of Ruleville, MS, Son, Robert C. Belk, Jr. (Tabatha) of Gunnison, MS, Three daughters; Becky Johnson (Ernie) of Grenada, MS, Tiffiney Adams (Johnathon) of Branson, MO, and Nickie Warfield of Ruleville, MS. Brother Allen Warfield, Jr. of Perthshire, MS and a sister Billie McNeece, (Lee) of Oxford, MS. Twelve Grandchildren; Mary Katelyn Smith, Swayze Johnson, Ashley Beard, Haley Griffin, Angel Adams, Presley Belk, Porter Belk, Kaysi Belk, Dustin Gilland, Destiny Gilland, Triston Gentry and Dennon Wood. Three great grandchildren; Emberly Petermann, Ellasyn Peterman and Beau Beard. He also leaves several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Pallbearers are Mark Smith, Buck Burrows, Bubba Townsend, Bobby Petermann, Randy Townsend and B. J. James. Honorary pallbearers are Grant Murphree, Jim Woods, Bubba Howell and Timmy Townsend.
Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The on-line guest register may be viewed and signed at www.clevelandfuneralhome.net