Mr. Sylvester Stanford, Jr.

November 12, 1953 ~ June 8, 2019 (age 65)


Mr. Sylvester Stanford, Jr of Covington, Georgia entered eternal rest on June 8, 2019. Celebration of Life will be held Friday, June 14, 2019, at 12:00 Noon at Springfield Missionary Baptist Church, 4606 Springfield Dr. Newborn, GA 30056, Reverend Jerry Stokes, Pastor, Reverend William H. Gaither, Eulogist, assisted by others. He leaves to cherish his memories; “Fess” leaves to cherish his memories, one son, Mr. Tyeas Stanford; five grandchildren;  two sisters, Mr. & Mrs. Carl (Mary) Bailey and Ms. Betty McCall; three brothers, Mr. & Mrs. Tommy (Yvonne) Adams, Mr. & Mrs. Phillip (Ophelia) Adams, and Mr. Charlie Stanford; one honorary daughter, Ms. Shan Gaither; three special cousins, Ms. Betty Smith, Ms. Peggy Smith, and Ms. Zear Stanford and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. The remains will lie in-state at the church from 10:00 A.M. until the hour of service. Family and friends will assemble at 6160 Petty Street Covington, Georgia 30014 at 11:00 A.M. Visitation will be held Thursday, June 13, 2019, 2:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M with a family hour from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.  "A Service of Dignity, A Trademark of Excellence"

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 Service Program


June 13, 2019

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.
1163 Reynolds Street SW
Covington, GA 30014

Funeral Service
June 14, 2019

12:00 PM
Springfield Missionary Baptist Church-Newborn
4606 Springfield Dr.
Newborn, GA 30056

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