Ross E. Buck, age 82, of Arkadelphia, died Tuesday, July 24, 2012.

Ross E. Buck, age 82, of Arkadelphia, died Tuesday, July 24, 2012. He was a retired mechanic, served in the United States Air Force and was a member of Second Baptist Church of Arkadelphia.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lexie Buck.

Survivors include one son, Ricky Buck and his wife Tammy of Conway; his mother, Violet "Ted" Buck of Arkadelphia; two brothers, Carroll Buck of Arkadelphia, and Dean Buck of Hurst, Texas; and three grandsons, Jonathan Buck and his wife Holly, Michael Buck and Mark Buck.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Friday, July 27, in the Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Chapel with Pastor Stan Parris officiating. Burial will be in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m., Thursday, at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Arkansas Sheriff's Youth Ranch, 808 Cox Landing Rd., Amity, AR 71921 or Second Baptist Church, 815 S. 12th St., Arkadelphia, AR 71923. Sign the online guestbook at www.ruggleswilcox.com.