A celebration of Life for Louis Heard will be held Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Eureka Baptist Church 721 Gaines Street at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Steve Lake pastor and Eulogist.
Louis Heard was a World War II Veteran. He was born March 10, 1918, in Broken Bow, Oklahoma, to the late Mary Ann Sanders and John L. Heard. He was a construction worker during his working career. Louis Heard was a past member of Union Missionary Baptist Church where he served as an Usher. He departed this life Sunday, February 24, 2013, in a local nursing home.
He is survived by four sons: L. B. Heard of Los Angeles, California, Roy Heard of Hot Springs, Arkansas, Johnny L. Heard of Wichita Kansas, and Willy B. Heard of Detroit, Michigan; two daughters: Ola Mae Dale of Chicago, Illinois and Jeanette Cherenfant of Manhattan, Kansas; one brothers: Odell Broomfield of Hot Springs, AR; three sisters: Onie Mae Wilborn of Hot Springs, AR, Lecie Huley of Prescott, Arkansas, and Verna Ford of Stockton, California; three step children: Lorene Broadnack of Bayless, Texas, Rosie Nell Arberry and Jessie James Arberry both of Dallas, Texas.
Visitation will be held Saturday, March 2, 2013, from 10:00 am until 11:00 am funeral time at the church. Burial will be in Gatlin Cemetery Stephens, Arkansas, with services provided by Brandon’s Mortuary, Inc. The family will be at 1205 Richards Street, Hot Springs, AR.