Frank Joseph "Joe" Michener

Friday, November 29, 2019

Frank Joseph "Joe" Michener, 57, of Manila, formerly of Leachville, passed from this life Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro.  Born in Millington, Tenn., and raised in Omaha, Neb., he had been a resident of Northeast Arkansas since 1993.  He was a retired painter, having been employed by Howell Painting Company in Nebraska and Tommy Neal Construction of Osceola.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Rosa Lee Michener, and one son, Cody Michener in 2010.

Survivors include his wife of 25 years, Cynthia Lynn "Cindy" Gill Michener of the home; one son, John Zachry Bearden of Jonesboro; one daughter, Holly Nicole Bearden of Manila; three grandsons, Devin Pemberton, Wesley Scott and Lane Scott; one granddaughter, Declyn Bearden. He also leaves three brothers and three sisters.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral and Cremation Service of Manila. Online guest register: