Winford Eugene Bishop • September 28, 2017



Mr. Winford Eugene Bishop, 81 of Pensacola died September 28, 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama. A celebration of life officiated by Pastor Ken Griffin will be at 2PM on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 from Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home followed by military honors rendered by the United States Navy Honor Guard. Interment will be held later at Barrancas National Cemetery.

Mr. Bishop was born on April 24, 1936 to James and Lucille Miller Bishop. He was a retired air craft mechanic for the Navy. Retirement from the the US Navy led to his second career in aircraft maintenance at the Pensacola Naval Rework Facility.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Wanda Moore Bishop, daughter Martha England and son Danny Bishop. Grandchildren Christopher Bishop, Amanda England, Christina Arriagada, Lawanda Barnes, Randy Bishop and 13 great grandchildren.

  1. Trueth Wright says:

    I had the pleasure of spending a little while in his presence but I didn’t not want to leave him, I loved him like he was my family. He touched so many hearts and was so sweet that his imprint is forever on and in my heart. I send love and deep condolences to the Bishop family.

  2. Sue Brown, Warner Robins, Georgia says:

    My Prayers and thoughts are with all of the
    Bishop Family and Mr. Bishop was a special person.

    My prayers go to Christopher, because of what he
    is enduring at this time.

    Much Love to All:

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