Roy Henry Wetzler, Jr.

Roy Henry Wetzler, Jr.

Roy Henry Wetzler, Jr., 81, of Lake Village, passed away on June 17, 2016 of Acute Myeloid Leukemia at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.

He was owner and partner of Phillips Fence Company in Lake Village for many years. He served as a Gideon Speaker and treasurer for Gideon’s International for many years and was a deacon at Lake Village Baptist Church.

Mr. Wetzler was born at Lake Village on January 24, 1935 and was the song of the late Roy Henry Wetzler, Sr. and Marguerite Craft Wetzler.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, M.D. Phillips.

Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Beverly Marks Wetzler; a son, Brian Wetzler and his wife Linda of Lake Village; a daughter, Amy Ruth Wetzler of Lake Village; a sister, Dixie Phillips of Lake Village; grandchildren, Lindsey Wright, Bria Wetzler, Tyler Jones, Lilly Jones and Charity Mathes; great-grandchildren, Brody Wright and Ella Foster; a niece, Alicia Tribble and her husband Perry of Springdale; and nephews, Luke Tribble and Paul Tribble.

Visitation will be June 19 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Lake Village Baptist Church.

Funeral Services will be held on June 20 at 11 a.m. at Lake Village Baptist Church with Revs. Brian Wetzler and Tim Chennault officiating. Burial will follow at Lake Village Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to:
Gideon’s International
P. O. Box 140800
Nashville, TN 37214-0800