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 Fayne Eugene Curtis

Fayne Eugene Curtis

Birth
Parthenon, Newton County, Arkansas, USA
Death 28 Oct 1998 (aged 80)
Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas, USA
Plot 27, 0, 79
Memorial ID 546639 · View Source
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News about his death was published in the local newspaper on Wednesday, November 4, 1998.

"Fayne Curtis
Fayne Eugene Curtis, 80, of Gravette, died Wednesday, October 28, 1998, at Northwest Medical Center in Springdale. He was born March 17, 1918, in Parthenon, Ar, the son of George and Laura Heffley Curtis.

A veteran of World War II, the Korean War and Vietnam War, Curtis served as a radio electrician on a cruiser in the Atlantic Fleet and on the aircraft carrier Valley Forge. He was staff commander of the Naval Air Force n the Pacific aboard the USS Mississippi and on the Seventh Fleet based in Yocosuku, Japan. He retired as Lieutenant Commander in 1970 after 29 years of service and returned to Benton County.

Survivors are his wife, Eveline Douglas Curtis, to whom he was married in 1938; two sons, Fayne Douglas of Tobaccoville, NC, and John Paul Curtis of Bentonville; four daughters, Ella Faye Trammel of Anchorage, AK, Eveline Garrison of Springdale, Felicia Karimy of Patrick and Laura Wade of Decatur; one brother, Bill Curtis on Hanford, CA; one sister, Opal Beck of Rogers; 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services with military honors were held November 2 at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville with Chaplain Maurice Roberts officiating. Arrangements were by Sisco Chapel of Springdale.

Memorials may be made to Southern Christian Home, Morrilton, or St. Jude Children's Hospital, Memphis."


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  • Maintained by: Virginia Brown
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 546639
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Fayne Eugene Curtis (17 Mar 1918–28 Oct 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 546639, citing Fayetteville National Cemetery, Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Virginia Brown (contributor 47053782) .