Horace Eugene Castleman

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Horace Castleman, 81, of Rector passed away at the Northeast Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro on March 29, 2012.

He was born Oct. 22, 1930, in Flint, Mich., to the late Fred and Virginia (Thomas) Castleman.

Preceding Mr. Castleman in death were his parents; a daughter-in-law, Cynthia Castleman, and two sisters, Toby Walker and Eunice Capen.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Rose Virginia Castleman; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Ronald and Vicki Castleman of Grand Blanc, Mich., and Greg Castleman of Paragould; three grandchildren, Logan Castleman, Kelsey Castleman and Hunter Castleman, and a brother, Fred Castleman of Montana.

Visitation was Monday, April 2, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Irby Funeral Home in Rector. Funeral services were Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at 10 a.m. with interment at the Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Those who wish may sign the register book at www.irbyfuneralhome.com