Don Huckelbury, 82, of Van Buren, died Monday, June 24, 2013 in Van Buren. He was born October 16, 1930 in Van Buren to the late Albert and Ruth Huckelbury. He was a retired salesman and real estate developer; and served in the U.S. Air Force. He was an avid golfer, coached little league football, a member of the Rotary Club, and a 32nd Degree Mason.
He is survived by his wife, Nita of the home; a daughter, Lisa Huckelbury of Van Buren; a son, Bob Huckelbury and wife Lisa of Fort Smith; four grandchildren, Jason Paul and wife Erin of Rogers, Aaron Paul of Hot Springs, and Griffin Huckelbury and Ayden Huckelbury of Fort Smith.
Memorial service will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, June 27, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel, with the family receiving friends at the home of Lisa Huckelbury, 331 Topaz Way, Van Buren, following the service.
Mr. Huckelbury will be cremated and the ashes interred at a later date at Gracelawn Cemetery in Van Buren, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.
The family will visit with friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren, AR.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Van Buren Boys & Girls Club, P. O. Box 443, Van Buren, AR 72957, or www.bgcofvb.org