Dec. 6, 1948-Sept. 23, 2018

Mr. John Herman Badgley,69, of Winnfield passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018. Born Monday, Dec. 6, 1948, in Ashland, he was preceded in death by his parents, Minnie Louise Warren Badgley and Audie Herman Badgley.

Mr. Badgley was a graduate of Natchitoches High School and a Vietnam Veteran.  He managed the A & P Grocery Stores in Natchitoches and Winnfield for many years.  Mr. Badgley loved fishing and hunting, and was a huge Astros fan.

Those left to cherish his memory include his sisters, Beverly Gorham (Donald), of Winnfield, and Carolyn Beaty (John) of Roseville, Calif.; brother, Freddie Badgley (Terri) of Vinton; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends Monday, Sept. 24 at Southern Funeral Home from 5-8 p.m., and again Tuesday from 10 a.m. until time of services.  Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25 at Southern Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Old Ramah Cemetery in Ashland.

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