Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Wilbur Gene Gaddy, passed away on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in Little Rock. He was born April 8, 1930 to the late William C. Gaddy, Sr. and the late Athalea J. Cloud Gaddy, both of Monticello. He graduated from Little Rock High School in 1949, attended Little Rock Junior College (now UALR) and Draughon’s School of Business. He retired from the US Air Force in 1972, and the US Postal Service in 1992. He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, William C. Gaddy Jr. of Baton Rouge.
He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Mary Lou Carter Gaddy of Sherwood; one daughter, Nancy C. Gaddy Hyde (Marty) of Sherwood; two sons, Thomas R. Gaddy (Shawna) of Sherwood, David R. Gaddy (Lisa) of Conway; two granddaughters, Christina L. Gaddy of Sherwood, Holly S. Baron (Johnathan) of Cabot; two grandsons, Brandson M C Gaddy, and Trevor Gaddy, both of Conway; three great-granddaughters, Kailey E. Gaddy, Alexis M. Walker, and Lynleigh J. Baron.
Visitation was Tuesday, May 27 at First Baptist Church in Sherwood. Funeral services followed at First Baptist Church. Burial was that afternoon at Arkansas State Veteran’s Cemetery, 1501 W. Maryland Ave, North Little Rock.
www.arkansasfuneralcare.com Arrangements made by Arkansas Funeral Care.