John Henry Buckner
Published: January 22, 2013
John Henry Buckner, 94, of Maumelle died Saturday, January 19, 2013. Born April 7, 1918 in Putnam County, Tennessee, he married Nell McCormick September 12, 1942. After serving in WWII, Mr. Buckner taught agriculture at Smyrna High School until retirement.
He leaves behind John, Linda, John William "Bill", Eric, Julie, Emily, Anna, and Mia Buckner. Living siblings are Mary Frances Nichols, Scott and Ned Buckner of Michigan.
First Baptist Church of Maumelle was his church home. His visitation will be there at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, with funeral services at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Riverwood Memorial Gardens in Maumelle. Arrangements are by Roller-Chenal Funeral Home, 13801 Chenal Parkway, Little Rock, (501) 224-8300. Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/chenal.