Henry "Buddy" Crisler Muirhead, Jr.I am a Veteran.

of Searcy, AR

July 20, 1928 - April 14, 2022

Henry Crisler (Buddy) Muirhead, Jr (age 93) passed away peacefully at home in Searcy, Arkansas on Thursday, April 14, 2022. Buddy was born July 20, 1928 in Greenville, Mississippi to Henry Crisler Muirhead, Sr, and Lillian Davis Muirhead.

He married the love of his life, Alice Cothran Muirhead in 1956 and they had 3 children. He lived in Vicksburg, Mississippi with his wife and children for many years before moving to Searcy.

Buddy served in the Navy from 1946 1948 and the Air Force from 1950 1954. After he married Alice, he worked as a towboat and steamboat captain. He will be remembered as a loving christian husband, father, grandfather and friend. Buddy loved the river, antique motorcycles and traveling. He was known among his loved ones for his storytelling, ability to fix anything and his generosity.

Buddy is survived by his children: Denise Muirhead Jackson (Craig) of Wesson, MS, Lisa Muirhead Valentine (Stan) of Searcy, AR, and Henry Crisler (Cris) Muirhead, III (Crystal) of Searcy, AR and his grandchildren: Clayton Jackson, Nathan Jackson and Brady Jackson of Wesson, MS, Megan Valentine of Rogers, AR, and Mandy Valentine of Nashville, TN.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Alice Cothran Muirhead, a son, William Michael Muirhead, a grandson, Wesley Craig Jackson, his brother, Gerald Muiorhead and his sister, Rose Muirhead Evans.

Services for Buddy are set for Visitation to be held on Sunday, April 17, 2022 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at Roller-Daniel Funeral Home Chapel. The Funeral Service will be on Monday April 18, 2022 at 10:00 AM at the Westside Church of Christ in Searcy with Interment to follow at White County Memorial Gardens.

Service Information
Roller-Daniel Funeral Home
411 E Race Avenue
Searcy,  AR 72143
4/17/2022 at 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Funeral Service
Westside Church Of Christ
709 W. Arch Street
Searcy,  AR 72143
4/18/2022 at 10:00 AM

White County Memorial Gardens
3306 E. Park Ave.
Searcy, AR 72143

Obituary Provided By:
Roller-Daniel Funeral Home
411 East Race Avenue
Searcy, AR  72145