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Joel Richard Stubblefield
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Birth: Jun. 9, 1938
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 19, 2005
Rochester
Olmsted County
Minnesota, USA

Joel Grew up in the Fort Smith Area, and graduated from The University of Arkansas Fort Smith, then Fort Smith Junior College. He would go on to become a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army in Vietnam. Upon leaving the Military he returned to Fort Smith, and became the associate business director for the college, and then Director, and eventually was named President of Westark Community College. It was under Joel's Direction that in 1998 Westark Community College became Westark College, and in 2001 Westark College became the University of Arkansas At Fort Smith, and Joel became Chancellor. In all Joel had served as Executive of the School for 26 years until he passed away at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota. Joel is buried with his wife Barbara Lynn Stubblefield in the Fort Smith National Cemetery. 
 
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  Barbara Lynn Stubblefield (1940 - 2000)
 
Inscription:
Joel
Richard
Stubblefield
LTC
US Army
Vietnam
June 9 1938
Oct 19, 2005
II Timothy 4:7
 
Burial:
Fort Smith National Cemetery
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: Section 16 Grave 751
 
Created by: William Leeper
Record added: Oct 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15999755
Joel Richard Stubblefield
Added by: William Leeper
 
Joel Richard Stubblefield
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