Voyd Leon Frederick

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Voyd Leon Frederick, 90, of Evening Shade, Ark., formerly of Piggott, died June 6, 2012 at the White Medical Center in Batesville. Leon was born June 19, 1921 in Nimmons, Ark., to the late Tom and Leona (Pruett) Frederick. Leon was widowed, his career was in construction work, he was of the Church of Christ faith and served in the Army.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by wife, Susie Clara (Smith) Frederick; brothers, Jack and Herb Frederick and sisters, Ruth Busby and Ruby Simms.

He is survived by three sons, Frank (Belinda), Ben (Reggie) and David (Rita) Frederick; five daughters, Sandra Edington, Leona Frederick, Carolyn Mayfield (Mark), Gloria Kettmann and Vesta Blade (Tom). three bothers: Tommy James Frederick, Z. J. Mayberry and Max Mayberry, along with a host of grandchildren and other relatives and friends.

A celebration of his life will be held beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2012 in the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Piggott with Bro. David Floyd officiating. Interment will follow at the Piggott Cemetery.

Those who wish to sign the online guest book may do so at www.irbyfuneralhome.com