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Miriam E. Buck

July 4, 1936 — December 1, 2022

Arkadelphia

Miriam E. Buck, 86, of Arkadelphia, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2022. 

 

She was born July 4, 1936, in Gurdon to W.J. “Wimpy” and Geraldine (Patterson) Hendricks. 

 

Miriam graduated from Arkadelphia High School in 1954.

 

She worked for West Brothers Department Store as a salesperson for thirty-two years.

 

Miriam was known for compiling several books about the history of her family and Clark County.

 

She was a charter member of Park Hill Baptist Church of Arkadelphia

 

Miriam was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, W.J. “Sonny” Hendricks. 

 

Survivors include her husband of 64 years, Elendle Buck; her brother, Larry Hendricks; her sister, Georgie Sue Garrett as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

 

A visitation for family and friends will be held Sunday, December 4, 2022, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Ruggles Wilcox Funeral Home of Arkadelphia.

 

Funeral services will be held Monday December 5, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at Park Hill Baptist Church of Arkadelphia.

 

Memorials may be made to AHS Class of 1954 Miriam Hendricks Buck Service Scholarship through Arkansas Community Foundation, 5 Allied Drive, Suite 51110 Building 5, 11th Floor, Little Rock, AR 72202 or to Humane Society of Clark County P. O. Box 435 Arkadelphia, AR. 71923.

 

Arrangements are entrusted to Ruggles Wilcox Funeral Home of Arkadelphia.

 

 

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Sunday, December 4, 2022

1:00 - 4:00pm (Central time)

Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home

517 Clay St, Arkadelphia, AR 71923

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Monday, December 5, 2022

10:00 - 11:00am (Central time)

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Burial

Monday, December 5, 2022

11:30am - 12:30pm (Central time)

Rest Haven Cemetery

AR-8, Arkadelphia, AR 71923

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