Alfred Arnold Ashcraft
Published: January 11, 2013
Alfred Arnold Ashcraft, age 79, of Warren, Ark. died Wednesday January 9, at home. Born April 11, 1933 in Herbine, Ark. a son of the late Ben Thomas Ashcraft and Martha Yarbrough Ashcraft he was a retired from the Pine Bluff Arsenal, a stump grinder, member Martin's Chapel United Methodist Church and a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean and Vietnam Wars.
Also, preceding him in death were brothers Ralph Ashcraft, Joe Calvin Ashcraft, sisters Betty Lou Braswell and Gertie Brian. Survivors are his wife Carolyn Jane Smith Ashcraft whom he married April 29, 1961; one son, Wayne Ashcraft, Warren, Ark.; three daughters, Brenda Payne, Bonnie Ashcraft both of Warren, Ark., Sharon Oelsen and spouse Byron, Hermitage, Ark.; three brothers, Louie Ashcraft, Hermitage, Ark., Charles Ashcraft, Monticello, Ark., John William Ashcraft, Warren, Ark.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services 3:30 p.m. Friday, January 11, Frazer's Chapel. Burial Adams-Singer Cemetery by Frazer's Funeral Home. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com.