Tracy Alex Borgognoni, 52, passed away on January 13, 2021.
He was born on January 10, 1962, in Lake Village to Tony Pete Borgognoni and Libby Olivi Borgognoni.
He was in a loving marriage with his wife, Sug McWhorter Borgognoni. He is survived by his children, Alex Borgognoni of San Francisco, California and Kanda Borgognoni of Fort Collins, Colorado, and their mother, Maria Borgognoni; two brothers, Anthony Borgognoni (wife Gina), and William Borgognoni (wife Leslie); two sisters, Julie Borgognoni and Leslie Borgognoni of Little Rock; one niece Brooke, and two nephews Scott, and David all of Lake Village; and a number of aunts, uncles, and many cousins.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Joseph.
Tracy graduated from Washington School in Greenville, Mississippi and earned a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville where he was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity.
Tracy moved back to Lake Village to farm with his father and eventually branched off on his own. His passion for farming was immense and he had a dedicated work ethic which made him most accomplished in his vocation. He was loved and respected by all of his employees and was involved in all aspects of the community. He loved cooking, friends, animals, and was always lending a helping hand to a friend or a stranger.
Tracy was a life-long member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church in Lake Village.
He was truly a kind, caring, and devoted husband and father who taught his children to be strong and gentle people. He was a fun-loving person who could be silly and carefree, yet taking care of everyone was his first priority.
Pallbearers are Eddie Scherm, Reagan Clark, Mike Riley, Stacey Gillison, Grady Keith, Paul Steinle, Paul Dunavant and Leyden Pugh. Honorary Pallbearers are Tony Miller, Joe Dan Yee, Daryl Mazzanti, Herbert Tollivar, Eddie Schieffler, Ned Sampolesi, John Potter, Neil Sloan and Jack Edwards. Ushers are Lynn Crouse, Tommy Jarrett, Alec Pieroni.
A walk-through visitation will be held Tuesday, January 19, 2021, from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. with Eulogy and Rosary following at 6 p.m. at Bishop-King Funeral Home in Lake Village.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, January 20, 2021, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church in Lake Village with Father Stephen Hart as Celebrant. Burial will follow in Saint Isidore Cemetery.