Bob W. Huckaba

Bob W. Huckaba

Bob W. Huckaba, 86, passed away on September 12, 2013 in Springfield, MO. Born in Oil Trough, Arkansas on June 1, 1927, he was the son of Sylvester and Mable French Huckaba. He was a World War II Veteran, a long time Gideon, Charter Board Member of John 3:16 Ministries, member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church, and for many years a member and deacon of Allen Chapel Free Will Baptist Church of Batesville, Arkansas.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Gaylord Huckaba.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Inez Adkisson Huckaba; three daughters, Pat (Dillard) Sherrill of Sherwood, Arkansas, Nancy (Bill) Thompson of Springfield, and Jenni (Mike) King of Duncan, Oklahoma; three grandchildren, Eric (Shannon) Sherrill of Vilonia, Arkansas, Todd (Tiffani) Sherrill of Jacksonville, Arkansas, and Renee Thompson of Springfield; two great-grandsons Garrett Sherrill and Jacob Sherrill, both of Vilonia; one brother, Frank (Joy) Huckaba of Mountain Home, Arkansas; one sister-in-law Jackie Huckaba of Oil Trough; one brother-in-law G.W. (Kathy) Adkisson of Batesville, Arkansas, and many nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

Services and burial were Saturday, September 16, 2013 in Batesville, Arkansas. Memorials may be made to John 3:16 Ministries Memorial Fund, 75 Holmes Road, Charlotte, AR 72522 and Gideon's International, PO Box 4352, Springfield, MO 65808.

Funeral Home

Roller-Crouch Funeral Home
510 E College St Batesville, AR 72501
(870) 793-4161

Published in the News-Leader on Sept. 18, 2013