Floyd Joseph Cornellier Jr., 69, of Arkadelphia, passed from this life on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.
Floyd Joseph Cornellier Jr., 69, of Arkadelphia, passed from this life on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born on Aug. 9, 1942, in Cornell, Wis., the son of the late Floyd Joseph and Ivis Briggs Cornellier Sr. Floyd was a truck driver and a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. He was a United States Army veteran.
Floyd is survived by his wife, Wanda Baker Cornellier; three daughters, Tammy Smith and Patricia Gardner of St. Louis, Mo., and Cora Cornellier of Arkadelphia; four sons, Jim Cornellier of St. Louis, Mo., Sonny Cornellier and Sky Cornellier of Louisiana and Shawn Reynolds of Arkadelphia; one sister, Sandy Dodge of Houston, Texas; four brothers, Cecil, Scotty, Bill and Oley Cornellier; and 11 grandchildren, Nick, Breanne and Kyle Cornellier, Miranda, Daniel and Mallory Smith, Cadence and Cameron Cornellier, Katlen, Jarid and Kylie Gruender; and one stepgrandchild, Hunter Francis.
A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m., on Wednesday, Dec. 28, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Caddo Valley, with Mark Thoeny officiating.
Memorials may be made to Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness, 70 Mt. Friendship Road, Arkadelphia, AR 71923.
Cremation arrangements are entrusted to Welch Funeral Home of Arkadelphia. Visit www.welchfh.net to sign the online guestbook.