Saturday, July 3, 2010

James Edward "Bud" Hearn 1942-2010



James Edward “Bud” Hearn

Bud Hearn, 68, died June 9, 2010 at the home of his son in Phoenix, AZ. Bud was born February 14, 1942 in Ada, Oklahoma to Jack and Wanda Thornton Hearn. He graduated from Eureka Springs High School in 1960. After serving in the U. S. Navy he attended UCA and UALR. Bud worked for many years in the hospitality industry in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Florida, but had resided in Fayetteville for several years before moving to Phoenix last year.
His parents, sister Lynda Sue Lindstrom, brother Jerry Bob Hearn and nephew Steven Jay Bowen preceded him in death.
Bud is survived by a daughter Michelle Hearn Brasel (Russell) of Fayetteville, son Chris Hearn (Jennifer), Grandchildren David, Dylan, and Calista Hearn, all of Phoenix, AZ, sister Jan Hearn Davenport (Harold) of North Little Rock, a half brother Jack Hearn of Oklahoma City, OK, nephews, Todd Garrett of Jacksonville, Florida, Sean Hearn of Minnesota and niece, Kelley Land of Columbia, MO.