Willie "Bill" L. Hubbard, 77, of McDougal, died Thursday, January 3, 2008, in the White River Medical Center in Batesville.
He was born February 2, 1930, in Tuckerman, and was the son of the late Clarence and Tommie Prysock Hubbard.
He was united in marriage to Ruth Parrish and Omagene McDowell. They both preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.
He is survived by three children, Donnie Hubbard of Batesville, Sharon Grady of Newport, and Steve Hubbard of Strawberry; two stepchildren, Neal Mayberry of Piggott, and Debbie Rhew of Dixon, Mo; thirteen grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; one sister, Phyllis Behrman; and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, in Hoggard & Sons Chapel, burial followed in the Piggott Cemetery. Pallbearers were Mark Grady, Brandon Emmons, Matthew Hubbard, Bryan Hubbard, Marcus Graddy, and Bradley Mayberry. Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements.