Calvin R. Heird
Funeral Date: 8/15/2008

Calvin R. Heird, age 68, of Warren, AR died Tuesday, August 12, at Bradley County Medical Center. Born February 4, 1940, in Grapevine, AR, a son of the late Henry Russell Heird and Gladys Wilkerson Hatcher Heird, he was a retired plant manger for Sykes Flooring Co., former Director of Warren Bank & Trust Co., former board member Bradley County Medical Center and member First United Methodist Church, where he had served as Chairman of Administrative Board. Also, preceding him in death was a sister, Marie Brewer. Survivors are his wife, Betty Johnson Heird, whom he married August 7, 1959; 2 sons, Russell Heird, Tulsa, OK, Charles Heird, Las Cruces, New Mexico; 1 daughter, Amy Gaul, Cabot, AR; 2 sisters, Carolyn Sue OíBriant, Murfreesboro, AR, Wanda Phillips, Magnolia, AR; mother in law Madge Johnson, Little Rock, AR. 5 grandchildren. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Friday, August 15, Frazerís Chapel with Rev. John Kidwell and Rev. Gary Maskell officiating. Joye Splawn was organist. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Kenny Johnson, Randy Johnson, Terry Brewer, Carlton Davis, Nick Callaway, Dr. Kerry Pennington, Richard Sillavan and John Russell. Memorials preferred First United Methodist Church, 111 W. Church Street, Warren, AR 71671. Online guest register



Name: betty massey
Message: betty and children i am so sorry. my thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: So sorry about Calvin. He was a good man. Our prayers are with you all. Ken & Lula

Name: Sally Barnett
Message: Betty, please acccept my heart-felt sympathy for your loss.Our families have been through alot over the years Our prayers are with you and yur family. Love, Sally and Daniel

Name: James Wright
Message: Heird Family, I will always remember Daddy's great respect for Calvin and how he spoke so highly of him. The prayers of my family are with you during this difficult time. Lean on the Lord and He will provide the strength you need.

Name: Butch and Linda Hilborn
Message: Betty we are so sorry for you and your familes loss. Sonny was a special person to everyone he met. Our love and prayers are with you during this time of great sadness. Love Butch and Linda

Name: Clayton and Angela Winters
Message: Amy, Ms. Betty and family--We were so saddened to hear of Mr. Calvin's passing. You are all in our prayers.

Name: Brenda Reynolds
Message: Betty, Rusty, Chuck & Amy. My heartfelt prayers are with you. Love, Brenda

Name: Sandy Gifford
Message: Betty and family, I feel your shock and pain. I always thought Calvin was a great man. I know you will miss him a lot, My thoughts are with you and your family during this tough time. Sandy

Name: Bill Burkhalter
Message: I'M thinking about you, call if you need us.

Name: Tammy Carr - York
Message: Bettye Jean, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I remember many good times coming to your house with mama,(Gloria Jean)! Love, Tammy

Name: Gordon Anders
Message: Betty, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Gordon and Mary Anders

Name: French and Judy Wynne
Message: Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time.

Name: Ed Fuller

Name: Jack OKeefe
Message: Betty, Sorry to hear about the passing of your husbanc. My thoughts are with you. Jack (Eagle Hill)

Message: I have beem gone for 41 years, but I still remember your friendship. May the Lord give you peace and care durning this time. TE Wright

Name: Larry and Karen Williams
Message: Sue, John, and the rest of the Heird family, Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. May God grant you peace and comfort during this difficult time. Larry and Karen Williams

Name: Frank Muller
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Macy McElroy
Message: I am so sorry. I just found out about Mr. Calvin. Betty and Amy, I want you to know my thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Ricky Green
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: James Mack & Twylia Warlick
Message: Betty, Amy and family, We were so sorry to learn of Calvin's death. Please know that we are thinking of you and remembering you in prayer during this time of loss. James Mack & Twylia

Name: Donna McGaha
Message: Betty and Amy, My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time of sorry and pain. Just wanted you to know that our family is thinking of you.

Name: Christy Camp-Ward
Message: Amy, I was so sorry to hear about your dad. You and your family are in my prayers. Christy


Name: beverly loomis
Message: Betty, Amy, Rusty, & Chuck, I was so sorry to hear about Calvin's death. His smile and hugs sure will be missed by all. You're in my thoughts and prayers. Love, beverly

Name: Julia Ferrell Harris
Message: Mrs. Betty, Amy, Chuck and Rusty, I didn't know that Mr. Calvin had passed until after the funeral. My thoughts and prayers are with you all as you go through this difficult time. May our Lord comfort and guide you in all your days. I miss you all!