James Leroy Atchley, Sr.

James Leroy Atchley, Sr., 73, of Greenwood, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2020 in a Fort Smith hospital.  He was a retired timber marker for the U.S. Forestry Service, member of Greenwood First Baptist Church and a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War.

Funeral service was at 10 a.m., Friday, February 28 at Greenwood First Baptist Church with burial at Liberty Cemetery under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home of Greenwood.  Viewing was Friday at 9 a.m. at the church.

 He is survived by his wife, Drusilla Atchley; one daughter, Angela Atchley of Van Buren; one brother, John W. Atchley of Mena and two sisters, Dorothy Edwards of Mena and Maxine Lee of Smithville, OK.  He was preceded in death by a son, James Leroy Atchley, Jr.

 Pallbearers were Terry Davis, Benny Mitchell, Terry Keener, Roy Handy, Drew Davis and Austin Jacobs.  Honorary pallbearers will be Raymond McGrath, Ram Montanna, Jim Rogers, Doug Webb, John Coleman and Scott Sanders.

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