Willie Everett “Snuffy” Windham


Willie Everett “Snuffy” Windham, 93, of Center, passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019, in Center.

Graveside service will be held at 12:30 p.m., Friday, January 11, 2019, at Reynolds Cemetery in Shelby County with Bro. Don Windham officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the service at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center, beginning at 11 a.m.

Mr. Windham was born July 22, 1925, in Shelby County, to Thomas Windham and Ardie Risinger Windham.  He served in the United States Navy during World War II, where he saw action in the South West Pacific Theatre. Mr. Windham was a saved Christian and was of the Christian faith.

He is survived by:

Kay Lawson and husband Garry of Center
Donald Everett Windham and wife Sherree of Dayton

Stefanie Wagstaff and husband Jimmy of Joaquin
Jeffrey Lawson and Shannon Stewart of Center
William Lawson and Cristy Cooper of Center
Stacey Pauwels and husband Nathan of League City
Jennifer Wenderburg and husband Josh of Deer Park
David Hendricks and wife Shelby of DeBerry
Katie Watson and husband William of Nacogdoches

16 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild

Margie Weaver of Nacogdoches
Bobbie Sue Nichols and husband John Henry of Center

Max Windham of Shelbyville
Leon Windham and wife Cathy of Timpson

Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and a host of friends.

Preceded in death by wife, Jennie Marie Reynolds Windham; sons, Michael Windham, Randy Windham; parents, Thomas Windham and Ardie Risinger Windham; brothers, Dan Windham, Elvin Windham, Jack Windham, Tom Windham.

Pallbearers will be Mr. Windham’s grandchildren.

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com