Frank Barnard

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Frank E Barnard, age 90 of Green Forest, Arkansas, passed away

Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at his home in Green Forest. Frank was born

February 9, 1930, on a farm near Fordland, Missouri, to Samuel E and

Mary Wilma (Stowe) Barnard.

Frank was a lifetime member of the Lions Club International, gardening

tomatoes, and attending his grandchildren’s events. Frank was the owner

of Barnard’s Cars and wrecker Service for many decades. He was a

minister at the Church of Christ in Green Forest and Omaha, AR as well as

churches in Missouri and Oklahoma.

Frank is survived by his loving wife Nora Jean (Bassett) Barnard; daughters

Maribee Dudley of Harrison, AR, Jennifer Roney and husband Mark of

Green Forest, AR, Julie Lynch and husband Don of Yellville, AR;

grandchildren Cory Smith and wife Kristy of Berryville, AR, Jordan Dudley

and wife Michelle of Green Forest, AR, Megan Lynch of Little Rock, AR,

Haley Storms and husband Coty of Conway, AR, Josh Dudley and wife

Laken of Green Forest, AR, Isaac Lynch and wife Tayler of Yellville, AR,

Taylor Stewart and husband Erik of Bergman, AR, Logan Lynch of

Russellville, AR; and nine great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents Sam and Wilma Barnard; sisters

Leah Rizzuto and Lorna Lea; brother Sam Barnard II.

A Graveside Memorial Service was held at 10:00 am, Friday, January 29,

2021, at Glenwood Cemetery in Green Forest, with Grandson Cory Smith

officiating. Memorial donations can be made to the Glenwood Cemetery,

c/o Charlie Reece, PO Box 609, Green Forest, AR 72638 or Children’s

Homes Inc, 5515 Walcott Road, Paragould, AR 72450. Arrangements under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be

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