Virgil Eugene Threadgill

February 3, 1945June 6, 2019

Gene Threadgill, 74, of Van Buren, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019. He was born February 3, 1945 in Peach Orchard, Missouri. He was a retired accountant. He was preceded in death by his father and stepmother, Leonard and Learene Threadgill; his mother, Velma Taylor; and a sister, Faye Pound.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Threadgill of the home; a daughter, Jenni Earp of Van Buren; a son, Marcus Threadgill and wife Jillian of Mantua, New Jersey; two sisters, Lou Snow of Keizer, Oregon and Dean Bland and husband Wayne of Fort Smith; a brother, Don Threadgill and wife Linda of Memphis; and six grandchildren, Morgan Earp, Joshua Threadgill, Hunter Wilbourn, Jonathon Threadgill, Madison Threadgill, and Alexandra Threadgill.

Cremation is under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren. There are no services scheduled at this time.


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Don Threadgill

June 9, 2019

It isn’t easy say good bye to your big brother. I’ll just take Reverent John Hambly’s advice and just say “See you later”. Gene is and has always been my hero. He was always there for me. Your smile always brightened a room. You will be missed.

Shelley Snow

June 8, 2019

Uncle Gene-you were always good for a laugh; I loved ur sense of humor! You will be missed and never forgotten. Rest In Peace-from your niece, Shelley