John B. Wynn, Jr.
Haughton, LA – Services celebrating the life of John B. Wynn,Jr., 87 will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel in Haughton, LA. Rev. Allyn Stroud will be officiating. A graveside service will follow at 2:30 pm at Brownstown Cemetery in Brownstown, AR with Rev. Don Jones officiating.
John was born in Prescott, AR to John B. Wynn,Sr and Dellah Wynn on December 4,1928. He moved with his family at the age of 12 to Haughton, LA and graduated from Haughton High School. He attended Louisiana Tech and graduated from Centenary College. John wore many hats. He began as a geologist and later worked many years as an electrician at the Louisiana Army Ammunition Plant. But his first love was always ranching, which he continued to do until his passing. Affectionately known as “Big” by his grandchildren, he enjoyed spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Ann Wynn, sister Sue Wynn, brother Wallace Wynn and infant brother Bob Edd Wynn.
John is survived by children; Cindy Kelley and husband Alan, John Wynn and wife Francine and Wendy Hedrick and husband Richard, grandchildren; Kristen, Josh, Courtney, Zach, Casey, Donnie, Dusty, Chelsea, Austen, Clansey and Austin, sister; Martha McGee and a host of great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Donnie Brewer, Dusty Kelley, Austen Kelley, Austin Hedrick, Lee Robinson and John McKee. Honorary pallbearers are Richard Hedrick and Alan Kelley.