January 18, 1929 – April 3, 2019
Willie Edward Black, 90, of Texarkana, AR. passed away on April 3, 2019. Mr. Black was born January 18, 1929 in Eldorado, AR. His passions in life were his family, coaching baseball and horses.
Preceded in death by his wife Bonnie Mae Case Black of 71 years, parents John Jessie and Margaret Jane Cox Black, 6 brothers and 2 sisters.
He is survived by one brother Billy and wife Betty Black; son and daughter-in-law Bill and Susan Black; one daughter Ann Black; sons and daughters-in-law Elmer and Sharon Black and Trampus and Charlyn Black; grandson Kenneth Black; granddaughter Kathryn and husband Scott McClelland; grandson Greg and wife Brandy Black, grandson John Black, grandson Sam and wife Courtney Black and grandson Daniel and wife Hailey Seale; 14 great grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren plus numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Carolyn Cressel for being a great caregiver and friend to both Bonnie and Ed.
Cremation arrangement are under the direction of East Funeral Home-Downtown.
Condolences may be left at www.eastfuneralhomes.com