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Bernard Hairston

Gale Hairston

Friday, April 16th, 1926 - Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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Bernard Gale Hairston passed away March 13th, 2019. He was born April 16th, 1926 in Springdale, Arkansas, to D.A. and Minnie Baggett Hairston. A two-year Navy veteran in the Pacific during World War II. Married Jessie McCoy Hairston on August 14th, 1953. He worked as a building contractor for 55 years.
He was proceeded in death by his sister, Christine Fitzgerald. Survived by his wife Jessie, three sons and their wives, Dennis and Lori Hairston, Oklahoma City, OK; Bill and Cathy Hairston, Fayetteville, AR; Jeff and Samantha Hairston, Midwest City, Ok; five grandchildren Lauren Hairston Collado and husband Paul Collado, Wichita, KS; Hayden Hairston, Little Rock AR; Ellis Hairston, Fayetteville, AR; Anna Hairston, Stillwater, OK; Emily Hairston, Midwest City, OK. One great-grand child, Louisa Collado, Wichita, KS.
Memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 24th at Oak Grove Baptist Church where he was a charter member. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Willard Walker Hospice Home.
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    Sunday, March 24th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Sunday, March 24th, 2019 2:00pm
    Oak Grove Baptist Church
    499 Oak Grove Road
    Springdale, Arkansas 72762
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Bob Shaw

Posted at 12:52pm
Gale was a great guy. Always positive and personable. He built our house (twice, after an unfortunate fire when we were about 2/3 completed, but in no way related to him). So sorry we were out of town and missed the celebration of his life. Thoughts and deep sympathy for the family.

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