Byron Franklin Dugan, 69, of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, at his home in Jonesboro.
He was born in Trumann, Arkansas on December 30, 1948, son of the late James Iradale and Nellie Rae (England) Dugan. Byron spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and friend. He was united in marriage to Cynthia Marie McAnally on May 5, 1977 in Jonesboro. He was a member of North Main Baptist in Jonesboro. Byron spent his working years as a truck driver.
Byron is survived by his wife, Cindy Dugan of Jonesboro; daughters, Chantel Jenkins Leggett and husband Robert Jr. of Jonesboro and Heather Dugan of Panama City Beach, Florida; brother, Kenneth Dugan and wife Phyllis of Jonesboro; two grandchildren, Ceriah and Reagan Leggett; one great grandchild, Prince-Braylin Morris and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Nellie Dugan; sisters, Vonnie Dugan and Wilma Dugan and brothers, Elvis Arron Dugan and James Dugan.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 14, 2018 beginning at 12:00 PM with Bro. Gary Brown and Bro. Tom Doty officiating at North Main Baptist Church in Jonesboro. Interment will follow at Pine Log Cemetery in Brookland, Arkansas. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 10:00 AM until service time at North Main Baptist Church.
Pallbearers include: Danny Haney, Robert Leggett Sr., Robert Leggett Jr., Michael Leggett, Kenny Johnson and Jeremy Sodernko
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.
Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral Service of Salem, Arkansas.