William Buford Stallings

April 5, 1935October 8, 2020

William Buford (Good Lookin) Stallings age 85 of Strawberry Plains, TN, passed away peacefully at home October 8, 2020. Member of Shady Baptist Church in Strawberry Plains. Buford drove a truck for Trimac Transportation for 37 years. He received numerous truck driver safety awards. Preceded in death by parents, Roy and Evelyn (French) Stallings; wife of 52 years, Lorene (Glenn) Stallings; infant daughter, Charlene Stallings; son-in-law, Steve Nicely and infant great-grandson, Hunter Cole Richards. Survived by daughters, Pamela (Wayne) Stiles and Betty Nicely of Kodak, TN; daughter-in-law, Kim Stallings Maples; grandchildren, special granddaughter, Michelle Kaufman (James Cinnamon), Meria (Wesley) Turner, Marlena Kysor, Nicole Nicely (Shannon) Richards, Alicia Nicely, Megan (Kenneth) Foster, Morgan Stallings and Brandi Harris; 19 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Judy (Frank) Thomas; several nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shady Baptist Church. McCarty Evergreen Funeral Home 7426 Asheville Hwy. Knoxville, TN 37924


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October 11, 2020

I am so sorry for the earthly loss of Buford. We have peace in knowing he is not only in our past, but he is in our future. Praise God! He is now with Lorene in Heaven. Praying for you all and I pray the ultimate peace of God will blanket you during this time. Love you all.

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