Henry “Ed” Southern March 12, 1921 ~ July 5, 2013

Ed Southern, 92, of Fayetteville passed away Friday, July 5, 2013 in Fayetteville.  He was born March 12, 1921 in Winslow the son of Floyd and Ava Cowar Southern.

He was a member of Buckner Baptist Church and served in the United States Army; retired from Ozark Electric;  Trial Riding Director and Parade Marshal for Rounders Riding Club; President of Northwest Arkansas Fox Hound Association.

Preceded in death by a son, Dewayne Southern and his brother, Maurice Southern.

Survivors include his wife, Ellen Southern of the home; 3~daughters, Glenda Houston and husband, Herschel of West Fork, Sandy Marshall and Terri Treat both of Fayetteville; 3~sisters, Pauline Estes,  Dorothy Gooding and JoAnn Southern all Fayetteville; 3~grandchildren and 3~great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be at 10:00 AM Thursday, July 11, 2013 at Fayetteville National Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday, July 10, 2013 from 5~7 PM at Beard’s Funeral Chapel.


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    Lisa Southern Cooley » 10. Jul, 2013

    I am sad to learn of Uncle Ed’s passing. My prayers for comfort and peace are extended to the family.
    Glen, Lisa and Colton