Franklin Delano Wolfinbarger

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Franklin Delano Wolfinbarger, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born June 19, 1933 in Eureka Springs, a son of Arlie Quincy and Mary Lula (Cordell) Wolfinbarger. He died Nov. 6 in Fayetteville at the age of 75.

Mr. Wolfinbarger served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was a dairy farmer and of the Pentecostal faith.

On Feb. 21, 1952, Frank married Peggy High who survives him of the home. He is also survived by eight children, Yolanda Weinmann of Berryville, Kevin Wolfinbarger and wife Lyn of Berryville, Michael Wolfinbarger and wife Barbara of Eureka Springs, Anita and husband Mac McDonald of Phoenix, Ariz., Kenneth Wolfinbarger and wife Lisa of Eureka Springs, Stephen Wolfinbarger of Eureka Springs, Rebekah and husband Tory Smith of Golden, Mo. and Freddie Wolfinbarger of Berryville; two sisters, Lola Weems of Eureka Springs and Dorothy Moody of Okmulgee, Okla.; 14 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, two sisters and one grandson.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, Nov. 8 at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel with Brother Jim Sisco and Brother Harold Brown officiating. Interment followed in the High Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Memorial donations may be sent to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at