John Henry Echols, age 81, of Arkadelphia, passed from this life on Saturday, October 5, 2013, at Baptist Medical Center in Arkadelphia.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Welch Funeral Home, with Mike Steed and Dwayne Croft officiating. Interment will be in Gilchrist Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Monday at the funeral home.Final arrangements are entrusted to The Welch Funeral Home of Arkadelphia. Visit www.welchfh.net  to sign the online guest book and view the video tribute.