Tony M. Saffold, 77 of Buckhead, died October 9, 2017. Tony was the son of the late Seaborn and Doris Jones Saffold. He was born February 1, 1940 in Buckhead. Tony served in the U.S. Air Force and later worked as a manager for Wellington-Puritan Mills. Tony was a long-time member of Buckhead Baptist Church.
Tony Saffold is survived by his children, Sandi Saffold of Winterville and Brian Saffold of Chattanooga, Tenn. He also leaves a sister, Dottie Saffold and two brothers, S.J. Saffold and Dot and A.T. Saffold and Jeanette. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. The family received friends on October 10 from 6-8 p.m. at A.E. Carter Funeral Home. The funeral service was held on Wednesday, October 11 at 11 a.m. at Buckhead Baptist Church. Interment followed at the Buckhead Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Buckhead Baptist Church 1061 Parks Mill Road Buckhead, GA 30625.