Hershel Elijah Raburn age 77 of Clarksville, Arkansas died May 4, 2010 in Clarksville. He was born November 1, 1932 to the late Elijah and Jeannie Sanders Raburn. He was also preceded in death by two sisters: Effie Powers, Sue Poniski, and his son, Mark Raburn.
Mr. Raburn was a U. S. Army Veteran and member and Board Member of Westside Full Gospel Church. He leaves behind his wife Alice Raburn of Clarksville, Arkansas, his sons: David Raburn and wife Lisa of Clarksville, Arkansas; James Raburn and wife Karen of Lamar, Arkansas; Danny Raburn and wife Dian of Coal Hill, Arkansas. Additionally, Mr. Raburn leaves behind one sister: Susan Hacker of Athens, Tennessee, and one brother: Charles Raburn, of Cleveland, Tennessee. He prides 9 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers include: Paul Preston, Dale Wood, Larry Martin, Devo Ramsey, Harold Dixon, and Andy Raburn. Honorary Pallbearers are: Charlie Burton, J. C. Poole, Keith Morrow, James Smith, Frank Tollison, and Ray Cowell.
Services for Mr. Raburn will be held at 11 a.m. at Westside Full Gospel Church located on Hwy 64 West on Saturday, May 8, 2010, with the Rev. J. W. McEntyre officiating. Committal will be at Oakland Street Cemetery in Clarksville, Arkansas. Visitation will be held Friday, May 7, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home in Clarksville, Arkansas from 6 - 8 p.m. Online Obituaries available at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.