Henry Shelton Puckett, 78, of Bedford, died Thursday, February 11, 2021. He was born in Stewartsville, VA on July 28, 1942 a son of the late Matthew Luke Puckett and Callie Mae Sigmon Puckett. In addition to his parents Henry was preceded in death by his wife Lucy Paulette Willard Puckett; son, Micheal Puckett; and son-in-law, Tony Bryant. He is survived by his; daughters, Teresa Bryant, Leona Phillips and husband Rodney, Debra Sprouse and husband Chris; grandchildren, April Smith, Michael Parks and fiancée Olivia Payne, Jeremy Puckett, Rodney Phillips, Jr., Brittany Puckett and fiancé, Jonathan Dalton, Courtney Myers and husband, Devin, Charles Sprouse, Curtis Bryant; great-grandchildren, Christian Smith, Anthony Harris, Antwoine Harris, Austin Puckett, Kinley Puckett, Kason Puckett, Bentley Parks, Willow Mae Phillips, Sirius Dalton, Liam Myers, Kaiden Myers; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other family members. A funeral service will be held 2:00pm Tuesday February 16, 2021 at Burch-Messier Walnut Street Chapel, 1235 Walnut St. Bedford, with Pastor Earl Ragland officiating. A burial will follow in Holy Land Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 pm Monday, February 15, 2021 at Burch-Messier Walnut Street Chapel. Arrangements by Burch-Messier Funeral Home, Bedford, 540-586-7360.