Gwin Elmo Hollingshead, 83
"Corky" Gwin Elmo Hollingshead 83, of Fayetteville passed away Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Washington Regional Medical Center.
He was born July 20, 1930 in Kilgore, Texas to Harlow W. Hollingshead and Loraine Gillcoatt.
He served his country in United States Air Force. He was a devoted Razorback fan, charter member of the Fayetteville Elder Club and active member of the Arkansas Pioneer's. He was retired from AT&T.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Bill Hollingshead and sister in law, Carolyn Hollingshead.
Survivors include his brother, Ron Hollingshead of Fayetteville; guardians, John and Carol Baltz of Fayetteville; half-sister, Barbara of Conway and nieces and nephews, Ron, Keith, Hilary, Jill and Barry.
A celebration of his life will be held 10:00 AM, Saturday February 1, 2014 at the Fayetteville Veterans Home, 1179 N. College Ave, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72703
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Beard's Funeral Chapel.
Interments will be held at Roselawn Memorial Park in Little Rock.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com
Beard's Funeral Chapel & Crematory Inc
855 S Happy Hollow Rd Fayetteville, AR 72701
Published in Baxter Bulletin on Jan. 11, 2014