|Birth: ||May 27, 1926|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 2008|
Rev. Fletcher McDuffy Digby, Jr. 81 of Sherwood, AR went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, February 19, 2008.
Rev. Digby was born May 27, 1926 in Atlanta, GA to the late Fletcher McDuffy Digby, Sr. and Carrie Dean George.
Rev. Digby began serving his Lord and Savior at eleven years of age, at which time he was called to preach. Later in life he became an ordained minister in the Church of the Nazarene. Rev. Digby proved to be a most Godly man as he pastored for over fifty-three years.
Rev. Digby attended Trevecca Nazarene College in Nashville, TN. He was very talented as a musician. He sang and played the piano. In college he met his future wife of 61 years, Ida Louise Harris, who loved singing with him.
Later in life after moving to Sherwood, he enjoyed playing the piano and singing for the residents at the Retirement Center of Arkansas in Sherwood.
Preceding him in death were his parents and one sister, Frances Belew.
He is survived by his wife, Ida Louise Harris Digby of Sherwood, Ar.; One brother and his wife, Joe and Carol Digby of Snellville, GA.; One son, Steve Digby of Nashville, TN; One daughter and her husband, Glenda and Dr. Wandal Money of Sherwood, AR.; One grandson and his wife, Brent and Jennifer Money of Sherwood, AR.; Two great-grandchildren, Jackson and Peyton Money also of Sherwood; One sister-in-law and her husband, Carol and Sam Parker of Gainsville, FL; Many nieces, nephews, and a host of friends, all who will miss him dearly.
Visitation will be 6-8 P.M., Thursday, February 21, 2008 at Griffin Leggett-Rest Hills Funeral Home 7724 Landers Rd. North Little Rock, AR. 72117 (501) 835-3515.
Celebration of his life will be 1:30 P.M, Friday, February 21, 2008 at Sherwood First Church of the Nazarene, 8800 Hwy 107 Sherwood, AR. 72120 under the direction of Griffin Leggett - Rest Hills Funeral Home.
To sign Rev. Digby's online guestbook go to www.griffinleggett.com
Fletcher McDuffy Digby (1890 - 1975)
Rest Hills Memorial Park
North Little Rock
Created by: Roy Keck
Record added: Jun 14, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112319416
Rev. Digby was a fine pastor to the Columbus First Church. We all loved him and his wonderful family. I later got to know his father, in Atlanta.|
Added: Jul. 5, 2013