Stroud Thady Jennings, 93, of Searcy, Arkansas passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019. He was born on November 23, 1925 in Mount Pleasant, Texas to David and Bessie Jennings. Stroud was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marian Jennings; four sisters and two brothers.
Stroud made his career as a maintenance foreman and retired from Kohler. He served honorably in the United States Navy and was both a World War II and Korean War veteran. He was a member of Westside Church of Christ. Stroud enjoyed gardening and woodworking. He could make anything with wood. He also loved to hunt and fish. He and his wife loved to travel and took pride in visiting all 50 states.
He is survived by his daughter, Dawn Cox; son, Bart Jennings (Sheila); two brothers, Pat Jennings (Jo) and Doc Jennings; four grandchildren, Zac Cox (Tabitha), Brad Cox (Tonya), Colby Jennings, and Trisha Jennings; eight great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at Roller-Daniel Funeral Home in Searcy. The funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 16, 2019 in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens in Searcy and will include military honors.
In lieu of flowers please send donations to the charity of your choice.