Carol Sue Barfield Mefford, 69, of Meredosia died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020 at Heritage Health in Mt. Sterling.
She was born Sept. 30, 1950, in Naples, the daughter of Arthur and Maimie Dunmire Barfield. She married Gary Anderson in 1970 and they later divorced. She then married Walter Mefford in 1992 and he preceded her in death in 2005.
She is survived by her children, Kimberly (Roger) Friestad of Beardstown and Gary Wayne Anderson, Jr. of Des Moines, IA; one granddaughter, Janet Gregory of Virginia; one great-grandson, Liam; her siblings, Cletus Barfield and Velma Heckrodt, both of Mt. Sterling, Lucille Jockisch of Meredosia, Helen Bunch of Godfrey and Dorothy Wilson of Monticello, MO; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, and siblings, Jimmy Barfield and Betty June Barfield.
Mrs. Mefford was a 1968 graduate of Brown County High School. She was employed at Capitol Records in Jacksonville before working at Hardee’s and Walmart in Beardstown. Carol was a member of Black Oak Church, enjoyed attending gospel sings and loved to flower garden.
Following cremation, Carol’s family will host a visitation from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, at Black Oak Church, south of Beardstown. There will be no formal services.
Memorials are suggested to Black Oak Church. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.sagerfuneralhome.com. Sager Funeral Home in Beardstown is in charge of the arrangements.