John F. Secrest Jr., 80, of Ash Fat, Ark., son of the late John F. and Nellie Virginia (Gasket) Secrest, was born on July 13, 1928, at Rondo, Ark. He died July 16, 2008, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark.
He spent his working years as a core maker for a steel company.
Survivors include a host of relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife and his children.
No services are planned. Arrangements are under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem, Ark.