Wilburn Wayne Foreman

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Mr. Wilburn Wayne Foreman, 79, of Luxora, passed away on April 4, 2017 in Osceola. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran, a retired worker for Bush Canning Factory in Blytheville, a member of the Eagles Club in Kennett, Mo. and a member of the First Christian Church in Osceola.

Mr. Foreman is survived by his son, Thomas Joseph Foreman of Mt. Vernon, Ill.; one niece that cared for and loved him very very much, Debbie (Douglas) Byrd of Osceola; two brothers, Wilburn James “Dago” Foreman of Mountain Home and Charles Earl Foreman of Gamaliel, Ark.; two sisters, Linda Thomas of Gamaliel, Ark. and Mary Ruth Garner of Mountain Home; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leon C. Foreman and Mary Lou Smithey Crumley and one son, Wilburn Wayne Forman, Jr.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. on April 7, 2017 at Wilson Funeral Home in Osceola, with the funeral immediately following, Bro. Pat James will be officiating. Burial will be held at Dogwood Cemetery in Blytheville. Services provided by Wilson Funeral Home Osceola.