Milford B. Stogsdill, age 93, of Somerset, passed from this life on Wednesday, January 4, 2017, at Somerset Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility.

Milford was born on May 8, 1923, in the Bent Community, son of the late Arthur B. and Mae Whitaker Stogsdill.  He enjoyed farming, hunting and playing Rook.  Milford was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

He is survived by his sister, Iva Snavely, of John’s Creek, Georgia; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Mollie Wall, of Eubank.

Preceding Milford in death are his parents, Arthur and Mae Stogsdill; his wife, Charlotte Aline Francis Stogsdill; his brother, Johnny Stogsdill, who died in infancy; and his sisters, Arminta Fulcher, Christine Stokes, Armelda Coates and Pauline Tanner. 

Visitation will be Saturday, January 7, 2017, at 12:00 noon, in Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.

Funeral services will follow the visitation on Saturday, at 1:00 p.m., in the funeral home chapel, with Bro. Marvin Rose officiating.  Burial will be in Tanner Cemetery.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.