Funeral services for Guy Douglas Fussell will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Lakeview United Methodist Church in Minden with the Rev. Leon Boggs officiating. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory in Minden under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Guy was born Nov. 22, 1925, in Taylor, Arkansas and entered into rest May 18, 2015, in Bossier City. He served his country in the United States Army during WWII, and fought in two major battles. He worked at the Louisiana Army Ammunition Plant for 38 years. Daddy was a very special person and was loved by everyone who knew him. He loved God, his church, his family, cattle farming, the St. Louis Cardinals and country music.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dollie Fussell; sons, Gerald Fussell and Dennis Fussell; grandson, Bobby Graves; and son-in-law Mike Graves.
He is survived by his daughters, Sharon Walker and husband Earl of Homer, Sandra McNatt and husband Frank of Haughton, Sheila Austin and husband Sam of Gilbertsville, Kentucky, Ginger Savage and Shane Roten of Minden, daughter-in-law Becky Fussell of Henderson, Texas; grandchildren, Cheri Merritt, Jeremy Botica, Jennifer Botica, Casey Axlerod, Kelly Gavin, Carrie Bickley, Jake Austin, Chase Austin, Eric Savage and Drake Roten; 16 great-grandchildren; one great great-grandchild and special friend Opal Floyd.