William E “Buck” Red

Photo added by Barbara Lensing

William E “Buck” Red

Text of death notice from the Arkansas Democrat, Thursday, April 18, 1968. (age at time of death was actually 43)

Democrat Printer Dies at 42

William E. Red, 42, 4015 W. 21st, a printer for the Arkansas Democrat, died Wednesday night in a Little Rock hospital.

He was a member of the American Legion, and the International Typographical Union, Little Rock Local 92. He was active in the American Legion baseball as a manager and coach.

Survivors include his mother, Mrs. M. C. Red of Little Rock; seven brothers, Ben Red, Tom Red, and Woodrow Red of Little Rock; Burt Red and George Red of Dallas, Tex.; Cecil Red of Benton; and J. C. Red of Hazen; and a half-brother, Ernest Red of Sheridan.

Funeral will be Friday at 3:30 p.m. in Griffin-Leggett Chapel by Rev. J. C. James and Rev. Burl Ziegler. Pallbearers will be Tommy Lensing, Freddie Johnson, Billy Peel, and Clarence Crist. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the PBMA American Legion Baseball Team. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.







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  • Created by: Barbara Lensing
  • Added: 21 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70192400
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William E “Buck” Red (5 Dec 1924–17 Apr 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70192400, citing Oakland and Fraternal Historic Cemetery Park, Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Lensing (contributor 47198153) .