John Wayne "Bud" Biby, 61, of Salem died Oct. 19, 2004 at White County Medical Center in Searcy.
Born Sept. 25, 1943, in Hornersville, Mo., he was son of William Francis Biby and Clara Bell Hager Biby. He married Marjorie Fletcher Aug. 18, 1973, at Saddle. During his working years, he worked in road construction. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hornersville.
Survivors include his wife, Marjorie of the family home; a son, Michael (Misty) Biby of Ravenden; a stepdaughter, Christine Smith of Missouri; a brother, Petie Biby of Ravenden; two sisters, Pat Swartzlander of Ravenden, and Mary Ruth Pendergrass of Imboden; six grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A graveside service was Oct. 23 at Oxford Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.