John Bernard Frazer, III.
Funeral Date: 10/7/2014

Obituary:
John Bernard Frazer, III, age 52, of Lake Village, Arkansas died Saturday, October 4, at Chicot Memorial Hospital. He was born June 28, 1962 at Dallas, Texas a son of Maribeth Moore Frazer and John B. Frazer, Jr. both of Warren, Arkansas. He received his education in the Warren Public Schools, held a BS degree from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and was a Certified Public Accountant. He was a former examiner for the Arkansas State Bank Department, a former Trust and Investment officer for Warren Bank and Trust Company and was a staff member of P. E. Barnes Lumber Company of Hamburg, Arkansas while maintaining a CPA Practice. John was a member of the Donald W. Reynolds YMCA and the First Presbyterian Church of Warren. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved hunting and fishing and his recently acquired duck camp. Survivors in addition to his parents is the love of his life Cynthenia “Cindy” Avinger, Lake Village, Ark; a son Walker Heird, Yokata AFB Japan, 2 brothers Lewis Moore Frazer and spouse Corinne, Wellesley, Mass. and Thomas Frazer, Warren, Arkansas; 2 nephews Mastin Derby Frazer and Race Lee Frazer both of Warren, Arkansas; 3 nieces Olivia Grace Frazer and Madeline Moore Frazer both of Wellesley, Mass. and Rivers Hope Frazer, Warren, Arkansas. In Johns own Words “Let it not be said that I forgot to live”. Funeral services were 2:00 pm Tuesday, October 7, at First Presbyterian Church, Warren with Rev. Philip Faris and Ruling Elder Bryan Martin officiating. Lewis Frazer and Tim Parker were speakers. Linda Barrett was organist and Robert Green soloist. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home and Adam B. Robinson. Active pallbearers were Michael Bailey, Randal Harp, Michael Lipton, Bill Huey, John Whiting, Rick Warner, Leon Baugh and Curtis Taldo. Memorials Preferred to the Donald W. Reynolds YMCA, Randall Herring, Executive Director, 207 North Main Street, Warren, Arkansas 71671.

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Name: Matt & Julie Trucks
Message: We are sorry for your loss. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you peace.

Name: Randy & Beth Peek
Message: His smile was contagious ,his love of life inspiring, his family will miss him-but know he enjoyed all, Remember him by those sunglasses on his head with a smile! Family your in our earnest prayers and we love you!

Name: Johnna Sue McMurry
Message: Your family is in my prayers!

Name: JOHNNIE Angle
Message: To each of the Frazer families, My prayers go out to you all. GOD BLESS YOU AND WATCH OVER YOU ALL.

Name: Martha Ann Huey Sloan
Message: Steven and I are so saddened by the death of John. What a wonderful long time friend of my brother Bill. My you hold on to the wonderful memories of John's happy times on this earth.. Our thoughts and prayers are with your whole family. Martha Ann and Steven

Name: Martha Ann Huey Sloan
Message: Steven and I are so saddened by the death of John. What a wonderful long time friend of my brother Bill. May you hold on to the wonderful memories of John's happy times on this earth.. Our thoughts and prayers are with your whole family. Martha Ann and Steven

Name: Betty(Susie) Russell
Message: My heart is broken. I had just gotten to know John these last three years, he was Cindy's forever love. They told me they had loved each other since they were sixteen but went different ways in life. They had found each other, rekindled their love and spent each day together. I will miss his booming voice, laughter and our many talks when I visit Lake Village. God be with Cindy and the Frazer Family during this difficult time.

Name: Ronnie&Teresa Hays
Message: So very sorry to hear of the loss of John. Thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time

Name: Charlotte and Willie Laster
Message: So heartbroken for your loss. May God keep his arms around the family. God will take care of you.

Name: Marcia & Tommy Chandler
Message: We are deeply saddened to hear of your loss. Your family will be in our hearts & prayers in the days ahead. John will be sorely missed by all who & loved him...We have lost a bright & shining star...

Name: Elizabeth Regnier Sadler
Message: To all of the Frazer Family - words just can not help at this time, but know that you are in my thoughts, praying for strength and comfort in the cherished memories. The Regnier crew extends our deepest sympathy to you during this sad time.

Name: Keith and Sandra Wright
Message: Prayers for strength, comfort and peace during this time and in the days ahead.

Name: Charles Landers
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time May the Lord bless and comfort each of you all.

Name: Jim and Linda Davis
Message: We understand what you are going through and know that God will wrap his loving arms around you and give you comfort.

Name: Ricky Green
Message: Prayers for healing hearts.

Name: Jim and Dorothy Cooper
Message: We are so deeply saddened for your loss. Prayers for God's peace and comfort.

Name: Allison Pinkley
Message: John left an imprint on everyone he shared time with. He will be missed. Although it is hard to see past the sorrow. May your memories comfort you.

Name: Rhonda Merl Johnson-Sizemore
Message: My heart aches for your family. You are all in my prayers. Harvey and I want your family to know John always had a way of making you feel like you had known him for a lifetime whether it was your first time to meet or 100th. It is a beautiful example of how we should all treat each other. His smile could light up a room. He is at peace now resting in the arms of our Lord. John will always hold a special place in my heart. We are so sorry for your loss.

Name: Joey and Amy Binns
Message: So sorry for your loss. May God comfort you during this time.

Name: Andy & Terrie Briant
Message: So sorry for your loss. May God bless and comfort you all as only He can.

Name: Gayke & Sarah Martin
Message: I am so sorry for the loss of your son. I only can pray and ask the Lord to grant you exceptional peace and grace to be with you & Maribeth during this time and in the days ahead.

Name: Bill and Kay Sharp
Message: We are so sorry for your loss.Only God can ease your pain, at this time. Look to HIM for peace and comfort. Hold all of your sweet memories of John close to your heart.

Name: Andrew Gibbs
Message: Dear Frazer Family: You are and will be in our thoughts and prayers. So many of us have been comforted during our seasons of loss by your loving care. We humbly beseech God to provide the same care and affection now and in the days to come for your family.

Name: William & Toni Carr Miller
Message: Your family is in our prayers. We are so sorry for your loss.

Name: Mary Hamilton
Message: So sorry for your loss. Can't imagine your grief.

Name: David and Donna Pickle
Message: We're so shocked. We so enjoyed John when he would come visit us at Kamp Paddle Trails. We pray for his family. God give you peace.

Name: ow @ ann forrest
Message: john & family we are so sorry to hear about the lost of your love one, JOHN WAS A GREAT GUY TOO KNOW THE FRAZER FAMILY ARE WONDERFUL PEOPLE YOU ALL ARE JUST LIKE FAMILY TO US.. GOD BLESS ALL OF YOU .WE ARE PRAYING FOR YOUR FAMILY.

Name: James Gardner and Tanya Smith
Message: So sorry to hear about John. Love and Prayers to you all .

Name: June & Jackie West
Message: Our thoughts & prayers are with you. We are so sorry you lost John. John was always our friend, we watched him grown up. He was Genia's classmate and good friend. He will be missed.

Name: Raymond Culp
Message: To the entire Frazer family and all the numerous friends of John. My heart is saddened but my prayers are with each and everyone of you to have known John. I ask that God please comfort you in this time of need and ease the sadness in your hearts, just as in mine. He will truly be missed by all whom knew him. My prayers are certainly with the family at this time of need.

Name: Robert & Joyce Hammons
Message: So very sorry for your loss. Will have the family in prayer.

Name: Bob and Laverne Laster
Message: We are sorry for your loss. Prayers for the Frazer family.

Name: Yulanda Lowry
Message: I am so sorry to hear about John. He was so much fun to be around. May the Lord be with you all at this time.

Name: Sherri & Deloris Jones
Message: So sorry to hear about John.Prayers go out for this family.

Name: Denver Hayes Hines Jeffers
Message: So sorry to hear of your loss. After losing a son at the age of 30, I truly know the pain and I pray for your comfort.

Name: Erin Warner Ledbetter
Message: We love you all.

Name: Michelle Hargis Wolfe
Message: Mr. and Mrs. Frazer, Lewis, Thomas - my words aren't sufficient to express how sorry I am. My husband, Jamie, and I would see John pretty regularly when he lived in NWA. Always full of life and always a gentleman. He will be dearly missed by so many. Praying for you all. My deepest condolences.

Name: Joe & Vicky Curry
Message: We are praying for this dear family, John will be missed by many.

Name: Glenna Norman
Message: I am so sorry for your loss

Name: Eric and Casey Rady
Message: So very sorry to hear about this news. Thoughts are with all family and friends.

Name: Herman Hines
Message: I am sadden to learn of Your loss Mr John, Thomas, Lewis and Maribeth,this is so sad, You and all Your Family are in My prayers.

Name: John McClellan
Message: I am so sorry. Praying for your family.

Name: Bill & Sherry White
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers go out to the entire family!

Name: Chad, MJ, Mia, Rylee, Mary, Brandon, Kat, & Lilly Jo Bradley
Message: We are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. Love and God Bless.

Name: Tommy Chidester
Message: John and Family, May God Bless !

Name: Philip Taldo
Message: As we travel thru life we occasionally cross paths with a real gem....a person that we can really call a character. Life would really be boring and dull if it weren't for these encounters. I am happy to have known John while he lived here in Springdale and we became friends and shared numerous gatherings. I can say that John was a real character,a gem,a friend,a person that I always enjoyed being around and listening to his stories and adventures. I am thankful for John's presence in my life....May God bless him and hold him close and I pray for you Cindy and all of John's family and friends.

Name: Alice & Sonny Hill
Message: Our prayers are with you all at this sad time.

Name: Vicky Noeltner
Message: One of my best guy friend. I will truly miss him. So happy that he had found LOVE! 13 years of friendship that will never be forgotten. That you Frazier for that.

Name: Wendy Savage
Message: Little John was truly one of a kind. So sorry for your loss.

Name: Deanna and Roger Smith
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this difficult time. May God be with each of you through love and comfort.

Name: Marie Taylor Robinson & Raymond Quimby
Message: Our many prayers are with all of you and the love of his life. May God comfort you now and in days to come. Marie, Raymond, & Rayburn & Elois Taylor & family.

Name: Pam & Gary Ozment
Message: We are so saddened by this news! Praying for comfort for all who loved him! John will truly be missed!

Name: James and Barbara Newman
Message: We are so sorry for the loss of John.May GOD wrap you all in His loving arms.Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.

Name: Tammy York
Message: I'm so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you. If you knew lil john, he made an impression on you and you never forgot him. He will be missed.

Name: James Wright
Message: Sending prayers for the Frazer Family. Prayers for comfort, peace and strength. May God meet your every need, as only HE can.

Name: Walter and Sandra DalSanto
Message: Your family is in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May the Lord give you comfort and peace.

Name: Emily Lasiter
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Name: sonny sipes
Message: sorry for your loss

Name: Debi Curry
Message: My heart is broken for your loss. Know my thoughts and prayers are with you. Love to you all. Debi

Name: Suzanne Weiss Hoffer
Message: Meakin & I are so sad to learn of John's death. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Norma and Floyd Jr. Johnston
Message: Prayers foe the family and friends.

Name: Carl & Betsy Davis
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Nathan Gairhan
Message: I will always have fond memories of working with John (Baxter) as a bank examiner many years ago. He was truly one of a kind! I pray that God will comfort the Frazer family in the coming days.

Name: Henry Turner
Message: You are all in our thoughts and prayers at this time of great loss.

Name: Tena Arnold
Message: Dear Frazer family, I am so sorry to hear about John. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Name: Tammy Anders-Benbrook
Message: Sending prayers to each of you. Although I haven't seen John in years,I will always remember his friendship. He was always a friendly person to everyone. May your memories of him get you through this difficult time.

Name: Erin Rhodes
Message: I'm saddened to hear of John's passing. He was as caring as he was fun. He will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time.

Name: Becky Quimby
Message: John, Maribeth and family, I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you in the days ahead.

Name: jimmy & Kaylon (Clanton) Taylor
Message: We are deeply saddened by the loss of your son. May God be with you in your time of need.

Name: Christeen and OJ Curry
Message: Our hearts are broken. John was such a outgoing person and we all had really gotten to love him. Cindy and the Frazer family you are in our thoughts and prayers now and in the days to come. We love you all.

Name: Debbie Sanders
Message: So sorry for your loss, please know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Stan Roberts
Message: Frazer family, I am so sorry to hear about John. John was my boss at the Bank Department. I remember those days and the all of the laughs fondly. I learned a lot from John. Please know all of you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Courtney Moore
Message: So sorry for your loss.

Name: Rita Herrmann
Message: This news leaves me shocked and saddened. I knew John through the banking industry and later had a class with him at U of A. I'll never forget seeing him one day in town, driving his truck with the windows down, radio up, and singing at the top of his lungs. He was enjoying the day and did not care who knew it. He did truly live and this I how I will remember him.

Name: Wendy Holdsworth
Message: May his spirit stay alive in your memories.

Name: Chris Roberts
Message: John played a big part in the early part of my banking career. He always had a smile or some witty saying to offer. I offer my condolences to Mr. and Mrs. Frazer and the rest of John's family. He will be missed.

Name: Bradley and Paula Herring
Message: Cindy and to all the Frazer Family we are so sorry for the loss of John. Our Thoughts and Prayers are with each one of you.

Name: Debra West
Message: You have watched so many of us shed tears for our lost loved ones. You have been a part of so many families lives through the years. I can only imagine how hard this must be. It is with deepest sympathy that I send my condolences for your loss. John Jr. was a fine man and will leave many memories as evident in all the notes in this guestbook. John lived a full life and left many memories...cherish them. You are each in my thoughts and prayers at this most sorrowful time. May God Bless you all with the strength of His amazing grace.

Name: Jamie and Mike Free
Message: We were sorry to hear of the loss of our classmate, John. Thoughts and prayers to all of the Frazer family.

Name: Michael Outlaw
Message: John and Marybeth, I am so sorry for your loss. I did not know John very well but I know the pain and heartbreak of loosing a child, not matter what the age. May God wrap His loving arms around you and comfort you during the time. Your entire family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Steve & Rebecca Sullivan
Message: John & Maribeth, We are so deeply sorry to hear of your loss. Your entire family is in our thoughts and hearts.

Name: Hope Cain
Message: Big John, Maribeth, Lewis and Thomas; We are so sorry to hear about John. Your family is loved and treasured as our lifelong friends.

Name: Donna Ashcraft
Message: Little John, you were always " a mess " to be around, but I enjoyed those moments back in our younger years. You couldnt help but be liked and love. That perky smile and personality will forever remain in my heart. Im gonna miss you. And, to Little Johns family. I know there will be that forever empty void in your lives now. I know memories are the finest things in life that God leaves for us, after a loved one leaves this earth. Praying these precious memories will help carry you through and dark hours you may endure. My most sincere condolences. Donna

Name: Teddy and Cassie Ayers
Message: We are shocked and deeply saddened by your loss. Prayers for comfort and strength!

Name: Keith Medders
Message: I was so sad to hear the news of this loss. I will always remember his love for Fishing back in his college days. I will be praying for all of you.

Name: Ervin &Debbie Henry
Message: to all the Frazer family: so sorry for the loss of John I no he will surly be missed and we will be praying for the family

Name: Pam Hoskins
Message: Dear family you will never know how much we appreciated him during our times of loss

Name: Sam Angle
Message: So sorry to hear of John's death. John was one of my good friends. Just had a good visit with him at Bradley and Paula Herring's house lately. Will miss him , and will pray for God to be with Cindy and all his Frazer families.

Name: Joe & Shirley Simmons
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. We will keep your family in our prayers.

Name: John and Carol Murphy
Message: Your family is in our prayers.

Name: Tara Bradford Holmes
Message: So terribly sorry to hear the tragic news about John. I remember him from church days and have always heard good things about him over the years. May your memories of his well-lived life sustain you in the years ahead.

Name: Stanley and Elizabeth Anderson
Message: We're so sorry for your loss. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers during this time of sorrow.

Name: Sue&Lynn Jenkins
Message: John, we are sorry to learn of your loss. Our prayers are with the Frazier family.

Name: Barbara Satterfield
Message: Sending prayers for blessings and peace for all the Frazer family and friends.

Name: Ricky Henry
Message: so sorry for your loss will keep the family in are thought and prayers R.I.P my good friend John

Name: Larry and Robbie Reaves
Message: So sorry. You are in our prayers.

Name: EDDIE BAUGH
Message: HE WAS A GOOD FRIEND AND LIKE A BROTHER. HE WILL BE MISSED. HE IS GOINNG TO A GOOD FISHING HOLE. DON'T CATCH THEM ALL.

Name: Ronny Clay
Message: John was one of a kind and lived life to the fullest. He always made his presence know and was a delight to be around. I am thankful to have known him. He will be dearly missed. RC

Name: Detri McClellan Brech
Message: Frazer family, I am so sad to learn of John's death. We were in the same class in school. I am so sorry for your loss. I pray God's comfort for you now and in the days to come.

Name: Brad and Daphne Green
Message: So very sorry for your loss.

Name: Jeff Wood
Message: So sorry to hear of John's death. I met John in the early 80's at the UofA and ran in to him again a number of years ago while he was on a bank exam in N.E. Arkansas. Though it has been many years, his personality, love of life, great attitude, and brilliance will never be forgotten. You are in our prayers.

Name: Bj and Sharon Davis
Message: So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for all of you.

Name: Don and Linda Baker Warrick
Message: What a tragedy. So young and so much more left to give. You all are in our prayers.

Name: Allan and PJ Thornton
Message: Only good memories I have of John. Had some great times growing up with him in Warren. We are saddened by his loss and will keep your family in our thoughts during this difficult time.

Name: Suzanne Tucker
Message: Though my friendship with John was brief, he impressed me as a sensitive and unpretentious person with a terrific sense of humor who could spin a good story in that rustic way only Southerners can do, and all while sitting in the sweltering heat out on the front porch. He will be greatly missed.

Name: ava cantrell
Message: Your family is my prayers.

Name: Denise Garner
Message: Maribeth, I can't imagine your sorrow and am heartbroken for your loss. Sending love and prayers and wishing you comfort in the memories of John's life.

Name: Tracy Glover
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. Love and prayers to you all. May God hold you close and comfort you during this difficult time.

Name: Renee Wolfe Hudock
Message: We are so sorry you are having to go through this ! Isaiah 41:10.... Praying for you all !!!!!!

Name: Genia Carol Adams (Roy)
Message: Didn't know about John until after Visitation. Just to let you know my Prayers are with the Family.

Name: Darlene & Donald Savage
Message: Our thoughts & prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Name: Linda Hamilton
Message: Sorry of your loss may God be with you all

Name: danny & audrey willams
Message: Maribeth&john we are so sorry for your liss ..may God wrap his arms around you

Name: Mark Murphy
Message: John and family, I am so very sorry to hear of John's passing. He was a great guy and a pleasure to be around. May God grant the family peace and comfort.

Name: toCom Lowry,III
Message: Dear JB and Maribeth,Losing a son must be so hard. I wish you peace during this unimaginably difficult time. tom

Name: Patricia Wilkinson
Message: So sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort through this difficult time.

Name: Curt Cagle
Message: I am very sorry for your lose to all John's family and friends. He was a good friend and we shared many great times together. He will be missed.

Name: John Dominick
Message: Will miss John very much!

Name: Kim Huey
Message: I’m very sad for your loss. I pray that God will provide strength to you today and in the coming year. I hope it comforts you to know that so many people cared for John and he will be missed by many. He was a dear friend.

Name: Gwen McKinney
Message: John, Maribeth and family, We're so sorry for your great loss. Preston and I are praying for all of you.

Name: Mike & Mae March
Message: John and family we are so sorry to hear of Your son and brothers passing. Know our thoughts and prayers are with you!

Name: Bill and Terri Slaughter
Message: Bill and I are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Kristen Mann Deo
Message: Our hearts are so sad as we think of John's passing. Sending prayers and ((hugs)) to the whole Frazer family. Kamp (KPT) reunions will never be the same without John. We will miss his funny, sarcastic sense of humor, his fishing stories, his unique canoeing style, his campfire building skills and his kindness for teaching a little 7 year old girl how to fish. :) You will be missed greatly my friend... :( Love and peace. Krissy

Name: Tammy Savage McWilliams
Message: Mr. John & Family So Sorry for your Loss, Our thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family at this time.

Name: Joe Don Rogers
Message: Sorry to hear about Little John.

Name: Kelli Hendrix trickey
Message: I'm so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Sandra Dupree-Campbell
Message: Thinking of your family.

Name: Ann Nowell
Message: The Mack Graham family are sad for your loss. Ann (graham) and Jim Nowell

Name: Danny and Pam Cook
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time. May God comfort you and give you peace.

Name: Angela Jones-Shinn
Message: My heart goes out to your entire family at this time. I pray for God's strength for you today and specifically in the days to come. I have many fond memories of John and the entire family. I will continue to keep all of you in my prayers.

Name: Shelia Towery
Message: You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May the Lord give you the comfort and peace that only he can provide.

Name: Charlotte Blair Ayers
Message: John, we are praying for you and your family. We know the pain of losing a child. God bless. In Christian Love, Charlotte Blair Ayers

Name: Jeff Marshall
Message: My condolences to Tom Frazer and his family.

Name: Janice Wiggam
Message: My heart aches for you all at this sad time. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I've always loved your entire family and hold you close in my heart. May God give you comfort. With love & Sympathy, Janice

Name: RHONDA AND GARY SIMMONS
Message: WE ARE SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. MAY GOD COMFORT YOU DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME. YOU ARE IN OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS,

Name: Tony Hilliard
Message: So sorry to hear of John's death. We all ache with you.

Name: Dan & Kathleen Hignight
Message: We are saddened and shocked at the news of your loss. Please know our love and prayers are with you!

Name: Patty Marsh Mitchell
Message: i am so sorry for your loss. Hopefully, your memories of good times will provide you some measure of comfort and peace in the days to come.

Name: Sandra & Tommy Toole
Message: So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family.

Name: Catherine Caldwell
Message: Maribeth and John our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Name: Marian Ingram
Message: I'm so very sorry for your loss and extend my deepest and sincere sympathy to the family.

Name: CAROL BRYANT
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family

Name: David and Joey Halinski
Message: Maribeth, Words can't express the sadness I feel for the loss of your son. I love you and will be thinking of you and your family.