John Pickney Acuff, 90, formerly of West Memphis, AR, recently resided in Marshall, AR, passed away on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at Baptist Health Medical Center, in Little Rock, AR. He was born August 11, 1929, in Hamlin, AR to Thomas and Myrtle Acuff.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Thomas Acuff; and his 2 sisters, Betty Ivy and Maddie Ashcraft; and his son-in-law, Edward "Rusty" Herring.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are his loving wife, Dixie Acuff; his son, John David Acuff (Carol); his 2 daughters, Wilma Sue Herring and Tracy Lynn Wesche (Dr. William); his 6 grandchildren, Jennifer Owen (Brent), Allison Wehrum (Gary), Julie Herring (Joseph Dennis), Meighan Pendergrass (Eric), Erica Picard (Sean), and Alan Monteverdi; and his 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, 201 N Pine Street, West Memphis, AR, on Saturday, November 9, 2019, from 1 PM to 2 PM, with a funeral service immediately following. Interment will be held at Crittenden Memorial Park, 2206 US-64, Marion, AR.