Earl Paul Schofield, 67, Opp, Ala., (formerly of Goodman) died Friday, Aug. 30, 2012, at his residence in Goodman.

Earl Paul Schofield, 67, Opp, Ala., (formerly of Goodman) died Friday, Aug. 30, 2012, at his residence in Goodman.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, from the First United Methodist Church in Opp with burial to follow in Peaceful Acres Memorial Gardens in Opp. The family will be receiving friends one hour prior to the service.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the First Methodist Church Youth Fund.

He is survived by his wife, Charlene McGee Schofield; daughters, Terrie Schofield Bramlett and Shirley Ann Schofield; son, William Paul Schofield; brother, James William Schofield; and grandson, Thomas Earl Wiseman.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Marjorie and James Schofield.

Earl was a graduate of Parkview High School in Springfield, Mo. He enjoyed his work as a tractor sales representative and attending tractor pulls.

Serving as pallbearers will be Nick Cafaro, Dallis Henderson, Jimmy Huggins, Darren Kersey, David Maddox and Mart Richburg; and Gerald Carnley as an honorary pallbearer. Jimmy Aaron will be officiating with Wyatt Funeral Home in Opp, Ala. directing.