Gunnery Sergeant Mickey W. Schofield, USMC Retired, of Greenville passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 at his residence. He was 64.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 16, at the Southside Baptist Church in Greenville. The family received friends at the church one hour prior to services. Rev. Hubert Brown officiated. Interment followed with full military honors in the Sunrise Memorial Park Cemetery in Greenville.
U.S. Marines honor team served as active pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were nephews, Wayne Edgar, Jeff Holder, Jaron Schofield, Joshua Schofield, Gage Smith and Dustin Snell. Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Left to cherish his memory is his mother, Annie Schofield of Greenville; brothers, Greg (Lanell) Schofield of Huntsville; Joey (Tina) Schofield of Greenville; sisters, Renee Holder of Greenville; Joyce (Russ) Smith of Georgiana; grandchildren, Dylan Schofield, Shelby Schofield, both of Prattville; numerous nieces and nephews that loved him very much!
He was preceded in death by his father, Hubert Schofield in 2001 and his son, Dale Schofield in 2007. Mr. Schofield graduated from Greenville High School. A U.S. Marine, he served in the combat phase of the Gulf War-Operation Desert Storm and retired as a Gunnery Sergeant.
Keahey Funeral Home of Andalusia was entrusted with arrangements.