of Sherwood, AR
March 4, 1951 - March 29, 2021
Birchel Leon Hedden, 70, of Sherwood, passed away on Monday, March 29, 2021. He was born to the late James and Lula Hedden on March 4, 1951 in Borger, Texas. Birchel was a dedicated family man who adored his grandchildren. He knew the value of hard work and always loved a good project. Birchel loved racecars and even built an engine for one that raced on Beebe Speedway. He loved working with his hands and there wasn't a thing he couldn't fix. He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Debra Hedden; sons, Michael Johnson, Jr. (Shauna), and Birchel Hedden, Jr.; daughters, Heather Johnson, Lynette Howlett (Ian), and Lisa Hedden; grandchildren, Anthony Humphrey, Hayden, Jaden, Quinton, Mary, Brody, Poppy, and Xavier Johnson; Quint and Lily Scruggs; and Jess, Amy, and William Howlett; and sister, Juanita Wilson.Birchel is preceded in death by his granddaughter, Sky Johnson.A funeral service will be held on Friday, April 2, at 11:00 A.M. at Roller-Owens Funeral Home in North Little Rock. A visitation will be held one-hour prior to services. Due to COVID restrictions, all attendees are required to provide and wear their own masks.In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, Wounded Warrior Project, or Jacksonville Animal Shelter in Birchel's honor.
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Debra and Family, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Birchel. He will truly be missed. We won't be able to make it to the service. Please know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Kathy and Family
I knew his Mom, Dad, Sister, and him many years ago. Really good people. I send my condolences to his family.
I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family.
Love you so much Uncle Birchel.. Forever and Always. You will be greatly missed.