Mr. G. W. Cofield, 87, of Boaz, Alabama, died Monday, July 27, 2015 Shepherd's Cove Hospice.
Service will be Wednesday, July 29, 2015, eleven o'clock a.m. at McRae Chapel. Jerri Manasco, Doyle Parker and Thomas Wortham will be officiating. McRae Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 6 - 8 at the funeral home.
Mr. Cofield was born Oct. 4, 1927 to L.R. & Gladys Johnson Cofield. He was retired from Goodyear. Mr. Cofield is survived by his Daughter & Son-in-Law: Pat & Phillip Stephens of Boaz, Son: Jerry Shirley of Boaz, Granddaughter: Kristin & Josh Dingler of Boaz, Great Grandson: Connor Dingler of Boaz, Brothers & Sister-in-Law: Billy Ted & Judy Cofield of Boaz and Gerald Cofield of Albertville, Sister: Melba Denney of Albertville. He was preceded in death by his Parents, Wife: Elizabeth "Cricket" Cofield, Daughter: Gail Shirley, Grandson: Skipper Shirley and Granddaughter: Beth Stephens.
Pallbearers will be Tony Cofield, Terry Ray Cofield, Gary Walls, Tim Simmons, Jeff Sims and Anthony Stapler. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Elders and Deacons of Crestview Church of Christ.
Family is accepting flowers or suggests donations to Hospice of Marshall County.