Walter Robert McCord, of Salem, Arkansas, son of the late Rowland McCord and Martha Day McCord, was born October 22, 1927 in Ash Flat, Arkansas. He died Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Arkansas, at the age of 89 years 2 months and 29 days.
He was united in marriage to Virgie Tadlock, at Salem, Arkansas. He had three children. He served his country in the United States Army, he was a farmer, and a member of the Agnos Church of Christ.
Survivors include his children: Bobbie Gale of Altus, Arkansas, Roger McCord of Agnos, Arkansas, and Willie McCord of Salem, Arkansas; ten grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; one brother, Dale McCord of Agnos, Arkansas; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virgie McCord; siblings; Chester McCord, Carroll McCord, Ruby
McCord, Vernon McCord; and his father and mother.
Pallbeares are: Justin McCord, Jason McCord, Clay McCord, Noble McCord, Kalen McCord, and Kenny Gates. Honorary Pallbearers are: Eugene McCord, and Larry McCord.
Funeral services are Friday December 23, 2016 at Agnos Church of Christ beginning at 11 AM, with Brother Farrell Nicholson officiating. Visitation will be from 10 am until service time.
Arrangements entrusted to Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem, Arkansas. Sign the online guest book at coxblevinsfuneralhome.com