Alton Albert Faulkner, March 4, 1908 -- Sept. 1, 2008

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Alton Albert Faulkner. a resident of Eureka Springs, was born March 4, 1908 in Eagle Rock, Mo., a son of George and Mary (Easley) Faulkner. He died Sept. 1 in Eureka Springs at the age of 100.

He is survived by one son, Harley Faulkner of Eureka Springs; one sister, Emma Deal of Cassville, Mo.; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; his first wife, Leona Runyan of Republic, Mo.; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends.

Mr. Faulkner was preceded in death by his parents, one infant son, one grandson, Kurt Faulkner, three brothers, one sister, his second wife, Kathern and his third wife, Marie.

Memorial services were held on Sept. 4 at Nelson's Chapel of the Springs in Eureka Springs with Rev. John Burton officiating. Interment followed in the Oak Hill Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at