John "Bud" Buswell

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John J. "Bud" Buswell

Funeral services for John Julian "Bud" Buswell, 83, of Fairview Alpha, LA will be held at 11 A.M. Friday, April 25, 2014 at Fairview Baptist Church with Bro. Matt Endris officiating, assisted by Bro. Don Bryan, Bro. Lee Dickson, and Bro. Benny Alford. Military graveside rites will follow in Fairview Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Rockett-Nettles Funeral Home.

Mr. Buswell was born March 4, 1931 in Fairview Alpha, LA and passed away April 22, 2014. Mr. Buswell served his country and retired as a twenty year veteran of the U. S. Air Force as a SMSgt. He also served over thirty years with the Campers on Mission of Louisiana. He was a loving Husband, Daddy, Papa and faithful friend.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Helen Buswell; one sister, Jean Wise; one grandson, John Dallas Logan; one granddaughter, Melissa Brooks; and nephew, Robert Long.

Mr. Buswell is survived by his wife of 60 years, Nila Buswell of Fairview Alpha, LA; one son, John Tim Buswell and wife, Joan of Fairview Alpha, LA; three daughters, Lynnette Brooks and husband, Johnny of Lake Jackson, TX, Nita Nance and husband, Hank of Cleburne, TX, and Lenora McMillan and husband, Clarence of Martin, LA; nine grandchildren, Trent and Preston, Kandace and Danielle, Robert, Andrea and Renee, Jodie and Collin; numerous great-grandchildren, and Bud's many special friends.

Pallbearers will be Trent Logan, Preston Logan, Robert McMillan, Collin Williams, Rayburn Covington, and Quinton Hoffpauir. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Fairview Baptist Church.


Funeral Home
Rockett-Nettles Funeral Home
233 East Carrol Street Coushatta, LA 71019
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Published in Shreveport Times on Apr. 24, 2014
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