Johnny Mack Funderburg

Johnny Mack Funderburg

Johnny Mack Funderburg, 83, of Monticello, passed away on February 8, 2015 at the VA Hospital in Little Rock.

He was a United States Air Force veteran, a retired self-employed contractor and a lifetime member of the Pleasant Grove Freewill Baptist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing ball.

He was born on April 28, 1931 in Drew County and was the son of the late John Ed and Ruth Gaddy Funderburg.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Elvin and Will Ed Funderburg; and two sisters, Allean Morgan and Jo Winstead.

Survivors include his wife, Janice Herring Funderburg of Monticello; a daughter, Becky Ryburn and husband Joey of Monticello; a son, Gary Funderburg amd wife Terri of Camden; two step-children, Louann McKinney of Saluva, South Carolina and Christopher Veasey of Clarksville, Tennessee; two sisters, Mary Jane Tiner and Laverne Styles both of Little Rock; a brother, Edmund Funderburg of Minden, Louisian; four grandchildren, Brandon Ryburn and wife Lauren, Nick Ryburn and wife Tori, Emily Nugent and husband Neal and John and Sydney Hoggard; six great-grandchildren, Braxton and Branton Nugent, Reed and Gray Ryburn, Roxi Ryburn and Addison Landon; and six step grandchildren, Jamie, Justin and Jacob McKinney, Chris Veasey, Holly and Alyssa Veasey.

Funeral Service will be held on February 13 at 10 a.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home. Burial will be at the Green Hill Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be February 12 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.