DEARING, WAYNE EARL "WHITEY" - Cross County, Arkansas | WAYNE EARL "WHITEY" DEARING - Arkansas Gravestone Photos

Wayne Earl "Whitey" DEARING

Dearing Cemetery
Cross County,

December 18, 1926 - April 9, 2006

Wayne Earl "Whitey" Dearing of Wynne, died Sunday, April 9, 2006 at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro.

Funeral services were held Thursday, April 13, 2000 at 10 a.m., at the Thompson-Wilson Funeral Home Wynne Chapel. Interment was at the Dearing Cemetery.

He was born Dec. 18, 1926 in Wynne, the son of Buford and Katie (Knight) Dearing. He married Joyce Thurman on Dec. 20, 1950.

Mr. Dearing served in the U.S. Army dury WWII, he was of the Baptist faith, he worked in construction most of his life working many years for Centrex Construction in Illinois before retiring back in Arkansas. He enjoyed reading, working in his garden and hunting.

Survivors include his wife: Joyce Dearing; three sons: Jerry, Matt and Timmy; five daughters: Betty Ferch, Barbara Chesterfield, Judy Berglund, Tammy Arrequin and Kathy Schroder; two brothers: Donald Dearing and twin Winston "Blackey" Dearing; one sister: Pauline Murphy; 15 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.

Contributed on 11/30/08 by pam_don202
Email This Contributor

Suggest a Correction

Record #: 114101

To request a copy of this photo for your own personal use, please contact our state coordinator. If you are not a family member or the original photographer — please refrain from copying or distributing this photo to other websites.

Thank you for visiting the Arkansas Gravestone Photo Project. On this site you can upload gravestone photos, locate ancestors and perform genealogy research. If you have a relative buried in Arkansas, we encourage you to upload a digital image using our Submit a Photo page. Contributing to this genealogy archive helps family historians and genealogy researchers locate their relatives and complete their family tree.

Submitted: 11/30/08 • Approved: 11/30/08 • Last Updated: 8/23/12 • R114101-G0-S3

Users Online  |  Surnames  |  Other GPP Projects  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Use  |  Site Map  |  Admin Login