BARTLETT, Tenn. - Mr. Cleo Huckabee, 95, of Bartlett, Tenn., died Dec. 22, 2013 at his home in Bartlett, Tenn. He was born in Poughkeepsie, Ark., and had lived in Searcy for several years before moving to Bartlett, Tenn. two years ago and was formerly of Trumann. Mr. Huckabee was a retired carpenter and a member of Valley Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by three sisters, six brothers and his parents James Robert and Rilliagold Medlock Huckabee.
He is survived by his wife of 72 years Vivian Boling Huckabee of the home; three daughters Linda Killgore of Nashville, Tenn., Janice Baxter of Little Rock and Tammy Simonton (Jeff) of Bartlett, Tenn.; two sons Theodore Huckabee (Ginny) of Bonifay, Fla. and Jimmy Huckabee (Rachel) of Bogart, Ga.; one sister Margaret Pascalough of Imboden; one brother Jimmy Huckabee of Fla.; 15 grandchildren; 31 great--grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.
Funeral services were Dec. 28 at Valley Baptist Church in Searcy, Ark. with Bro. James Hays officiating.
Burial was at Pine Log Cemetery in Brookland, Ark. An online guest book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.