L. D. Buddy Hollingsworth
Funeral Date: 4/6/2010

Obituary:
L.D. “Buddy” Hollingsworth, age 85, of Warren, AR. died Saturday April 3, 2010 at Wagnon Place Nursing Home. He was born September 6, 1924 in Bradley County, AR, a son of the late Frank Asbury Hollingsworth and Florence Elizabeth Duncan Hollingsworth. He retired from construction work and farming. He was a self professed Christian and attended Calvary Baptist Church. He married Pauline S. Hollingsworth on July 6, 1946 and she died November 24, 2008. Survivors are 1 daughter Cindy Bates and spouse Roy, Prentiss, MS. 1 sister Rose Poole, Warren, AR. 3 grandchildren Jeremy Edward Carter, Warren, AR., Jamie Elizabeth Aud and spouse Jason, Rowell, AR., Roy D. Bates, Jr. and spouse Tori, Moyak, N.C. 5 great-grandchildren. Funeral service was 2p.m. Tuesday April 6 at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Pianist was Gwen McKinney. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Pat Hammons, Joe Hammons, Kim McKinney, Klay McKinney, Mark Mercer, Wayne Stedman Jr., and James Kitchens. Honorary pallbearers were Gerard Sangster, Gerald Burton, Dr. Kerry Pennington, Bill Wisener, Bruce Cash, Lonnie Brown, Bobby Taylor, Jack Burnett, and Bruce Burnett.

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Name: Levie Angle
Message: So sorry to hear about Buddy.Your family will be in our prayers.

Name: Dorothy Jeffers
Message: Goodbye friend of many years. Will keep each of you in my prayers.

Name: Catherine,Johnnie,Preston & Felton Parker
Message: With our deepest sympathy. Buddy was a good man and will be missed by all.

Name: Paulette Johnson
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sincerely Paulette Johnson

Name: David and Cecilia Taylor
Message: Cindy, we just wanted you to know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Travis Ricketts
Message: My deepest sympathy to each of you.

Name: Claudia Chambliss
Message: Cindy, I am so sorry about your dad. I really liked him alot and enjoyed visiting with him when I worked over that way. Him and your mom are back together again. Again I am so sorry for your loss.

Name: French and Judy Thornton Wynne, and Leon Thornton
Message: May God give you comfort and strength during this sad time in your lives. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: BCMC ER Staff
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this difficult time.

Name: LaDonna Shirey
Message: It was one of my greatest honors of my life to have been with you and your father the remaining few weeks of his life, as well as the God-given opportunity to be able to attend the visitation, funeral service, and interment by your beloved mother. with greatest love and deepest sympathy LaDonna Waldrop Shirey

Name: Patsy Lappin
Message: I didn't know Buddy had passed - I tried to contact him several times at the nursing home. He was my "brother" and best friend. I can't remember when I didn't know him. We grew up together, he was a life long friend, I would have been there had i known he passed. I'll miss him forever!