The funeral service will be Friday, September 14 at 11 a.m. at North Oxford Baptist Church.
Burial will follow in Shiloh Cemetery.
Visitation will be Thursday, September 13 from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. at North Oxford Baptist Church and again prior to the service beginning at 10:00 at the church.
Waller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Family, friends and deputies are mourning the loss of Sheriff F.D. “Buddy” East. Lafayette County Coroner Rocky Kennedy confirmed his passing Saturday.
The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department says East passed around 10:30 a.m. at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Oxford, after a brief illness.
He is survived by wife Mary East, son Joey East and daughter Melissa Westbrook, daughter Shannon Lomax, son Steve Lewis and son Scott Lewis and several grandchildren.
The sheriff's department released this statement:
Words cannot describe the impact and legacy left on Lafayette County and the entire Law Enforcement community in the state of Mississippi over his 46 years of honorable service.
Arrangements to be announced by Waller Funeral Home, Oxford, Mississippi.