Graveside services for Truman E. Buckhalter, 65, of Lucedale were held February 10, 2021 at 2 pm at Refuge United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Born March 19, 1955 in George County, he died February 5, 2021.

A former sawer at PAVCO, Inc. in Moss Point he was a loving father, grandfather and brother.

He is survived by two sons, Brian Buckhalter and Steven Buckhalter, both of Lucedale; his daughter, Brandie (Talor) Strain of Decatur, Ala.; 6 grandchildren, Gabe Buckhalter, Brianna Buckhalter, Robert Buckhalter, Tucker Strain, Tyson Strain and Taylee Strain.

He is also survived by two brothers, Michael Buckhalter and David “Buck” Buckhalter; three nephew, Chris Buckhalter, Jason Buckhalter and Nicholas Barrow and two nieces, Kelly Naze and Megan Dixon.

He was preceded in death by his infant son, Truman Buckhalter, Jr., his father, Robert Buckhalter, and mother, Norma Jean Beard. George County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.