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Bruce "Buddy" Chavis

July 10, 1953 — October 31, 2023

Glenwood, AR

Bruce "Buddy" Chavis

Bruce "Buddy" Chavis, age 70, of Glenwood, passed away on Tuesday, October 31, 2023. 

He was born on July 10, 1953, in Florida.   Buddy was preceded in death by the true love of his life, his wife, Rebecca Ann Hargrove Chavis; his parents; and several siblings.

He was an avid outdoorsman and his greatest joy in life was fishing.  Buddy will always be remembered for his many ways of enjoying life.  He will truly be missed by everyone who knew and loved him.

Buddy is survived by numerous extended family members; and a host of wonderful friends.

A memorial visitation will be held from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Monday, November 6, 2023, in the Smith Family Funeral Home Chapel, Glenwood, 209 North Third Street, Glenwood, AR 71943.

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Monday, November 6, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Smith Family Funeral Home - Glenwood

209 North 3rd Street, Glenwood, AR 71943

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