Mark Dewayne Stafford, 41

LEBANON -- Funeral services have been scheduled for 12 Noon, Thursday, November 6 at the J.C. Hellum Funeral Home for Mr. Stafford, 41, of Lebanon.

Born July 1, 1966, to Ulmer and Mary Sue Corder Stafford, he died suddenly Nov. 1, 2008 at University Medical Center. He was a member of New Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Lebanon.

He was graduated from Lebanon High School; attended UT-Martin and was employed at Marriot Hotels and Resorts in Nashville. The family will receive friends Thursday at 11 a.m. Services will be conducted by Rev. Kerwin Utley. Interment at the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

In addition to his parents, survivors include: brother Michael (Margie) Stafford; nieces Jermeia, LaQuasha, Katrina and Jakeita; nephew Lavoseo; aunts Linda (William) Fuqua, Mary (Jimmy) Waters, Doris Beard, Carlene (Jackie) Jenkins, Gladys (Charles) Robertson, Elizabeth (Deotis) Taylor, Lois (Ronnie) Word and Cynthia (Charles) Alexander; uncles John (Mary) Stafford, Harold (Joyce) Stafford, Thomas Corder and Larry (Quenessa) Corder; great aunts Gladys Corder and Juanita Patton; give great nieces and nephews; a host of cousins, two devoted, Delaine Brown and Buffy Dilligard, friends and co-workers at the Marriott.

He was preceded in death by grandparents, William and Ethel Sadler Stafford and James and Anna Marie Wharton Corder.

J.C. Hellum Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.