Funeral route set for Lafayette Sheriff Buddy East

Buddy East

Family, friends and peers will honor the life of Lafayette County Sheriff Buddy East.

Posted: Sep. 13, 2018 11:17 AM
Updated: Sep. 13, 2018 11:33 AM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Family, friends and peers will honor the life of Lafayette County Sheriff Buddy East.

East passed away last weekend.

His funeral is set for Friday at 11 a.m. The service will be held at North Oxford Baptist Church.

Graveside service will be held at 31 County Road 429 in Oxford.

Law enforcement is wanting to remind the public that traffic will be disrupted during the processional route. The route will head south along Highway 7, then east along Highway 6.

MORE: See the full route here 

Also, select parking areas will be designated at the church. See the extra pictures attached for where to park at the church. Use the colors below as a guide.

Orange – Family parking
Yellow – Lafayette County deputy parking
Blue – Law enforcement parking
Pink – OPD Honor Guard, Intersection units, Oxford PD parking & Overflow LEO parking
Green – Community Parking
Black – Overflow Parking for LEO’s & Community

Officers will be directing traffic to assist with parking.

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