Michael "Chooch" Buffington, son of John L. and Linda K. (Hammond) Buffington was born June 24, 1969 in Tahlequah, Ok and departed this life on February 1, 2018 in Siloam Springs, AR at the age of 48 years, 7 months and 7 days.
He worked as a machinist at Baldor Electric for nearly 29 years to provide for his family. He was a great fan of the Arkansas Razorbacks and loved good John Wayne movies. He also enjoyed gardening and his dog and cat named "Mean Guy".
Mike was preceded in death by his grandparents; Owen "Hungry" and Faye Gene Buffington, Elsie Hammond and father; J.L. Buffington.
He is survived by a very loving family that includes wife; Celesti Buffington of the home, his son; Levi Buffington of Little Kansas, OK, mother; Linda Buffington of Watts, OK, brother; Tony Buffington, sister; Keena Buffington-Vemon both of Siloam Springs, AR and 1 granddaughter; Jordan. Uncle; Gene Buffington and wife Diane of Watts, OK, 7 nieces, other relatives and many, many friends also survive him.
2:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 6, 2018 Impact Church
Bro. Jim Beavers
Various Musical Selections
Gene Buffington ~ Levi Buffington ~ Brian Gaasch Curtis Cochran ~ Andy Barber ~ Tony Buffington
Old Baptist Mission Cemetery Westville