Bobby Roger Haywood

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Bobby Roger Haywood, 70, of McDougal, Ark., passed away July 2, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

He was born on June 3, 1944, in Crockett, Ark., and was the son of the late Henry and Izalia (Rogers) Haywood.

He was united in marriage to Diane Shepherd on Sept. 4, 1965, and to this union a son, Steven Haywood, was born.

Bobby Roger Haywood

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers: Boyce Haywood, Hulen Haywood, Waynard Haywood and Gerald Haywood; and five sisters: Wilma Dean Ross, Alma Joyce Anderson, Bernadine Haywood, Eda Mae Hawyood and Sue Haywood.

Survivors include his wife Diane Haywood of McDougal, Ark.; his son Steven Haywood and wife Melanie of Success, Ark.; two grandchildren: Cole and Lexi Haywood; two brothers: Paul Haywood of Corning, Ark. and James Haywood of Piggott, Ark.; three sisters: Ella Jean Burnett of Nashville, Tenn., Elaine Smart of Piggott, Ark. and Carolyn Galyean of Piggott, Ark. along with many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 5, 2014, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Johnnie Bradshaw officiating. Burial is in Post Oak Cemetery in McDougal, Ark. Pallbearers are Gary French, Mark Williams, Rick Little, Dustin Little, Doyne Bowers and Trey Bowers. Honorary pallbearers are Carroll Shipman, David Pence, Virgil Rice and Marshall Little. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation begins at 12:00, noon on Saturday and will continue until service time at the funeral home.

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