Calvin Fletcher, 88, of Crossett, passed away on August 16, 2015 at Cherry Ridge Guest Care Center.
Mr. Fletcher was a WWII Army veteran and a maintenance worker for Chase Bag. He was a member of Meridian Baptist Church.
He was born on March 4, 1927 in the Mill Creek Township of Ashley County and was the son of the late Ed and Annie Pleger Fletcher.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nell Patterson Fletcher; brothers and sisters, Everette, Iona, Marie, Howard, John, Cecil, Hunter; and two nephews, Eddie Dean Fletcher and Johnny Patterson.
Survivors include one sister, Irene Childress of Minden, Louisiana; and nieces and nephews, Nancy Melton, Scotty Fletcher, Clydene Garner, Elaine Rice, Mary Ann Lawson, Johnny Mac Fletcher, Glen Fletcher, Robert Fletcher, Judy Johnson, Barbara Gilbert and Greg Sivils.
Funeral services will be held on August 18 at 2 p.m. at Meridian Baptist Church with Bro. Kevin McDaniel officiating. Interment will follow at Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett.
Visitation will be held from 12 p.m. until service time at Meridian Baptist Church, located at 4593 Ashley 703 in Crossett.
Memorials may be made to Gideon’s, PO Box 83, Crossett, AR 71635.