Obituary for Hubert W. Acklen
Hubert W. Acklen, age 72 of Nashville, Arkansas, passed away, Monday, December 21, 2009 in Nashville. He was born July 4, 1937 in Black Oak, Arkansas to the late William Bud and Mattie Jane Holder Acklen. He was a retired engineer with D&ETO&E Railroad. Mr. Acklen loved to ride horses, loved deer hunting, but best of all he loved telling stories. Some true, some questionable. He had seen and done a lot in his life and he loved sharing it with others. Mr. Acklen was a Baptist. Preceding him in death, 1-son, 1-daughter, 2 –sisters and 3- Brothers Survivors include; 4 daughters, Melissa Hill of Nashville, Kimberly Mitchell of Horatio, Arkansas, Charee Acklen of Kansas, and Paula Acklen of Cambridge, Kansas. 1 son, Kevin Acklen of Texarkana, Texas 1 Brother, James Acklen of Broken Bow, Ok. 6 Sisters, Verna Dowd of DeQueen, Arkansas, Margie Spoon of Fort Smith, Arkansas, Martha Zukos of Kissimmee, Florida, Emma Perez of Chicago, Il., Mary Alice Chamberlin of Mims, Florida and Barbara Marcantel of Louisiana 10 Grandchildren And a host of other family and friends to numerous to name. Services will be Wednesday, December 22, 2009 at 2 pm. at Nashville Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Hill officiating. Burial will follow in County Line Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home tonight from 6 to 8 pm.