Hubert S. Puckett, Jr. 84, went to be with the Lord on Dec. 11. He was born March 27, 1928, in Rose City.
He had been a member of Geyer Springs First Baptist Church since 1970. He taught a menâ€™s Bible study and was a deacon.
Hubert was employed as an agent, broker and a registered representative (principal) and independent insurance agent for more than 54 years. He received-many honors such as the Great Southern Life Hall of Fame, 40 plus-year member of MDRT, and National Sales Achievement Award. He enjoyed living with his daughter for the last six years. We will remember his humor, caring spirit, and generous heart.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Icie and Hubert S. Puckett Sr.; a sister, Lorraine Goss; and his wife, the love of his life, Margaret Moore Puckett.
He is survived by a sister, Patricia Ferguson and husband Randy; and a brother, Jim Puckett and wife Ruth.
Mr. Puckett had three children: David Larry Puckett and wife, Jane, Brenda G. Beck, and Alan Cary Puckett and wife, Paige. He had four grandchildren: Darby McCormack, Ashley Paladino, Brian Beck, and Lauren Puckett, along with six great-grandchildren, David, Zachary, and Sam Paladino, Alexa, Isabella and Sophia McCormack.
Funeral service will be held at 11a.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at Geyer Springs First Baptist Church, Interstate 30, Little Rock. Visitation will be held one hour before the service at 10 a.m.
Online guestbook: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com.