ADVANCE - Marvin D. Lafferty, 54, died June 7, 2006, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born May 16, 1952, in Gatewood, son of Goldie Gipson Lafferty of Bloomfield and the late Orvel Lafferty, he was raised in Southeast Missouri and moved to Houston, where he was manager at Triple D Uniforms. After 20 years in Houston, he returned to Advance in 1992 and was a member of the Mt. Pisgah General Baptist Church in Aquilla.
He was united in marriage to Brenda Lafferty, who survives of Perryville.
Other survivors include: one son, Eric Lafferty of Houston; one daughter, Jennifer Penn of Houston; four brothers, William T. Lafferty of Dallas, Donald L. Lafferty and James R. Lafferty of Bloomfield and Jerry L. Lafferty of Advance; and one sister, Annette K. Roberts of Bloomfield.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Walter A. Lafferty and Edward R. Lafferty.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. until time of memorial services at 11 a.m. Friday at the Mt. Pisgah General Baptist Church in Aquilla.
Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Dexter is in charge of arrangements.