WELDON McDOWELLOctober 15th, 2020 | Paid Obituary
Weldon Ralph McDowell, 86, of Ogden, AR, passed away October 12, 2020 at Wadley hospital after several months of declining health. He was born December 23, 1933, in Ogden to the late Oscar and Nancy McDowell. Mr. McDowell was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyne in 2015; his brother, Billy McDowell; sister, Betty Kidd. Survivors include his wife, Mary; three daughters and spouses, Marilyn Terry (Louis) of Ogden, Rebecca Bishop (Gene) of Ashdown, Kimberly Kennemore (Mark) of Ogden; seven grandchildren, Anita Badgett (TJ), Ashlee Stafford (Jermiah), Hannah Bishop, Luke Bishop, Boyd Kennemore (Leah), Wade Kennemore (Randee), Trace Kennemore (Raechel); ten great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and a host of friends. Mr. McDowell was a Korean War veteran, retired from the US Postal Service where he worked in vehicle maintenance, and ran McDowell Farms until his death. He was a Christian and an active member in his church for many years. Viewing will be Thursday, October 15, 2020 from 8:00am-4:30pm at Madden Funeral Home in Ashdown. The family will be at the home of Mark and Kimber, 543 LR 39, Ogden, AR. No services are planned at this time.