Ennis Edmond McGuffie, age 82, of Portland, passed away on April 20th, 2021 at Alive Hospice in Nashville, TN.
He was born in Tennessee to the late Joseph McGuffie & Bessie Jewell Perdue McGuffie. Mr. McGuffie was a faithful member of Liberty Hill Missionary Baptist Church for many years. Many people will know Mr. McGuffie as the owner of Bargain Warehouse or a contractor to many families around the Portland community.
In addition to his parents, Mr. McGuffie is preceded in death by his sisters, Vonnie Poole, Idell Stagner, & Mary Dean McGuffie; brother, J.R. McGuffie; & grandson, Layne Nelson.
Mr. McGuffie is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Evelyn McCloud McGuffie of Portland; daughters, Teresa (Bill) Payton of Foley, AL, Benita (David) Newland of Portland, Lisa Hudson of Westmoreland, & Tina (Josh) Henson of Portland; grandchildren, Dustin (Holly) Newland, Brian (Tara) Newland, Tiffany Payton, Tommy (Hope) Link, Trevor (Nadia) Denning, Tiana (Pettie) Likens, & Trace (Tamela) Denning; 19 great grandchildren; siblings, Hillard McGuffie, David McGuffie, Kenneth (Linda) McGuffie, Elaine (Wayne) Bomar, Sue Kennedy, & Linda (Randy) Gilliam.
Funeral service for Mr. McGuffie was at 11:00 am on Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at Wilkinson & Wiseman Funeral Home with Bro. Jack Pruitt officiating. Visitation for Mr. McGuffie was on Wednesday, April 21st, 2021 from 4:00 until 9:00 pm, on Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 from 9:00 am until 9:00 pm, & on Friday April 23rd, 2021 from 9:00 am until 11:00 am (funeral time) at Wilkinson & Wiseman Funeral Home. Interment was in Old Brush Cemetery.