In memory of
John Edward "Bud" Kitchens
John "Bud" Edward Kitchens, age 73, of Donaldson passed away on Monday, October 17, 2016 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born March 16, 1943, in Lepanto, Arkansas the son of the late Franklin "Doc" and Lois Geneva Bryant Kitchens. He served in the United States Army and attended the Noah's Ark Church. Bud loved to play the harmonica and listen to gospel music. Other than his parents, he is preceded in death by three brothers. Survivors, wife of 47 years, Nancy Kitchens; son, Jason Kitchens of Donaldson; daughters, Nita Adams (Ronnie) of Donaldson, Becky Kitchens of Perla and DeAnn Clenney Joslin of Alma; eight grandchildren, Brandon McKim, Clay McKim, Jesse Clenney, Kristen Clenney, Elizabeth Ivy-Johnson, ShaLecia "Lele" Jones, Jonathan Kitchens and Jacob Kitchens; five great-grandchildren, three brothers, four sisters and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Wednesday, October 19 from 12:00-1:00pm at Regency Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be Wednesday, October 19 at 1:00pm at Regency Funeral Home with Brother G.W. Gideon and Brother Johnny Robinson officiating. Burial will follow at Ouachita Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Clay McKim, Elizabeth Ivy Johnson, Brandon McKim, Jacob Kitchens, Jonathan Kitchens and Jesse Clenney. Arrangements, Regency Funeral Home. You may sign the guest book at regencyfuneralhome.com.
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