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Basil G. Sifford

January 18, 1930 ~ December 29, 2019 (age 89)


            Basil Garrison Sifford, 89, of Sherwood passed away Sunday, December 29, 2019. He was born January 18, 1930 in Bailey, Texas to the late John and Willie Sifford.

            He graduated from high school in Texas, retired from the United States Air Force and was a 32nd Degree Mason. He will be loved and missed by all who knew and loved him.

            Basil is survived by his wife of 67 years, Connie Clydine Sifford; four children, Debbie Sifford, Connie G. Sifford; and James and wife Tammie Sifford all of North Little Rock; and Laura and husband Brian Gehrki  of Hot Springs; grandchildren, Jason Blue Brown, Ashley Brown-Weaver and husband Johnny, Amanda Hughes and husband David, Hollie Sifford and Madeline Elizabeth Gehrki; and great-grandchildren, Emily Weaver, Haley Hughes and Bryson Hughes.

            Memorials may be made to Sherwood Humane Animal Services, 6500 North Hills Blvd., Sherwood, Arkansas 72120.

            Service and Interment with full military honors will be 1:00 p.m., Monday, January 6, 2020 at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery.


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 Service Program


Funeral Service
January 6, 2020

1:00 PM
Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery
1501 W Maryland Ave.
North Little Rock, AR 72120

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