Walter Gene Kitchens
Funeral Date: 1/3/2011

Walter Gene “W.G.” Kitchens, age 71, of Harrell, AR. died Friday December 31, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. Born September 1, 1939 at Warren AR. a son of the late Henry Rufus “H.R.” Kitchens and Maude Williams Kitchens he was a retired bulldozer contractor and a Baptist. Also, preceding him in death was a brother Larkin Kitchens and a sister Myrtle Kitchens. Survivors are 1 son Randy Kitchens, Hampton, AR., 3 daughters Missy Thomason and spouse Herman, Harrell, AR., Teresa Ables, Hampton, AR., Ivy Kitchens of Texas. 4 grandchildren Joni Strickland and spouse Rick, Jarrod Thomason and spouse Lacey, Jessica Ables and Linley Ables all of Hampton, AR. 2 great-grandchildren Skylar Strickland and Harley Strickland. Funeral services were 1:30 p.m. Monday January 3, Faustina Baptist Church near Harrell, AR. with Rev. Gene Boyette and Rev. Tony Rinehart officiating. Music was provided by Shirley Hollis and Jessica Ables. Burial was in Faustina Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Billy Frank Williams, Perry Williams, Tony Williams, Carroll Hollingsworth, Keith Whitmer, Jarrod Thompson, William “Brother” Black and Tony Teater. Memorials preferred Faustina Baptist Church and Cemetery.



Name: Allen G. & Nealya Van Watson
Message: Thinking of all of you and praying for God's peace to be with you.

Name: Beliinda (Gilbert) Stell
Message: I am so sorry to hear about Mr Kitchens. You are all in my prayers.

Name: Betty Lou & E. B. Walker
Message: Teresa, Missy, Randy & Families, we are so sorry for your loss. He will be missed by so many. You will all be in our thoughts and our prayers. With much love,

Name: Kristi and Mike Manning
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Rosemary MCDaniel
Message: Randy,Missy and Treasa i am sorry sorry to hear about your dad,He had to be one of the most toughest and willingest person i have ever met.He never gave up on nothing he would make a bad situation a good one.We have had a lot of good laughs togeather while i was seeing him in home health,He was one of a kind, I will keep you all in my prayers.and im so sorry for your lost.

Name: Monica Clemons
Message: Sorry for your loss. Your family are in my prayerd

Name: Jim Anders
Message: Missy, Randy and Teresa, Ginger and I are praying for you and your families. I loved and respected your dad. May God be with you.

Name: Deb Summerlin
Message: You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Karen Rauls
Message: Missy, Randy, Teresa & family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. With Love, Karen & Todd

Name: Cecilia Roark
Message: So sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Walter Gene. I hear so many wonderful stories thru my work about him running a dozer and building ponds. May you be comforted by faith, family and friends during this time of loss. Regards, Cecilia, Chandler and Chase

Name: Barbara Gorman
Message: Love & prayers to all of you. Barbara

Name: Harrell & Robbie Trotter
Message: We are so sorry for the loss of your dad. The family is in our prayers. He fought a long hard battle but he is at peace now!

Name: Brenda Sutherlin
Message: I was sorry to hear about Walter. He was a good man who loved God and his family. I know he will be missed by his family and friends, but he is in a better place where he is whole and happy! May the peace of God keep in the days ahead.

Name: Alma & Johnnie Davis

Name: Alma & Johnnie Davis
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for all of you.

Name: Dawne Reynolds
Message: He was such an inspiration to me.Always made me feel so good with his strength and his will .He will always in my heart

Name: Robert Hankins

Name: Kelly Stegall Tannery
Message: Psalms:36:7&9 "How priceless is your unfailing love! Both high and low among men fnd refuge in the shadow of your wings. For with you is the foutain of life;in your light we see light. May you all know we are sad for your loss and are praying for each of you! May W.G. walk on eagles wings! Love you all!

Name: Pat McShan
Message: Oh Walter,what an inspiration for all of us. We will never forget you. Hope God needs some dozier work in Heaven!