February 19, 1942 - December 7, 2019
Winfred Kenneth Varnado, age 77 and a resident of the Canaan Community, died Saturday December 7, 2019 at his home. He was a longtime successful dairyman and worked at Dairyman, Inc. for many years. Winfred was a member of Canaan Baptist Church. He enjoyed riding around his property every day on his ATV. Winfred had a special place in his heart for his pet Maltese Noel. He adored his family and young great-grandchildren, who affectionately called him “Papa Bull”.
Survived by: Wife of 57 years: Yvonne Varnado of the Canaan Community; Son and Daughter in law: Kenneth Lynn Varnado and Ruby Varnado of Canaan; Daughter and Son in law: Loretta and Russell Stafford of Canaan; 6 Grandchildren and Spouses: Austin and Tina Varnado, Tyler and Presleigh Varnado, Whitney and Billy Hurst, Morgan and Angel Jones, Josh Stafford, Justin Stafford; Great-grandchildren: Keyton Varnado, Ethyn Varnado, Devyn Thomas, Hudson Jones, Parker Jones, Dalton Stafford, Ella Kate Hurst; Siblings and Spouses: Rodney and Virginia Varnado, Rosemary and John Klein, Judy Mulina all of Franklinton, Dale and Frances Varnado of Leesville; Also numerous nieces, nephews and other family members
He was preceded in death by his parents Austin Varnado and Ella Simmons Varnado, father in law and mother in law Losa and Myrline Varnado and a grandchild Jamie Moseley Varnado.
A graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday December 11th in the Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Stan Adams and Rev. Dale Varnado officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorial donations to the Canaan Baptist Church Youth Fund (18486 Sanders Road, Franklinton, LA 70438)
Pallbearers: Austin Varnado, Tyler Varnado, Josh Stafford, Justin Stafford, Billy Hurst, Keyton Varnado, Myron Crowe