Jeffrey Lynn Faulkner
July 8, 1962 -
April 7, 2013

Visitation

April 12, 2013
11am-1:00pm

Service 

April 12, 2013
1:00 PM

Interment

Obituary

Funeral services for Jeffrey Lynn Faulkner, age 50 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Friday at 1:00 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Tommy Ward officiating. Burial will follow in Booneville Cemetery. Mr. Faulkner passed away Sunday at his residence.

He was a native of Lincoln County, he was the son of Barbara Barnes Wright (Joe M Eslick) and Joe Dixon Faulkner (Debbie) who survive. Mr. Faulkner was a caregiver and a member of the Presbyterian Church.

Survivors in addition to his parents include his children Leigha Faulkner and William Kyle Faulkner both of San Antonio, TX, Kolton Frazier Faulkner of Meridianville, AL, and Lauren Faulkner of Fayetteville, step-grandmother Jo Barnes of Fayetteville and step-brother Thad Eatherly of Winchester. Mr. Faulkner was preceded in death by grandparents, Gordon Barnes and Sarah Massey and William Dixon and Vivian Solomon Faulkner.

Visitation with the family will be Friday from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers the family request memorials to Junior’s House.

Video Services

36 Comments

  1. Holly Hamlin Potts

    I will forever hold a place in my heart for all the laughter, love and friendship that I had with Jeff, after all he was my grade school crush for a few years. May both families find peace within their hearts and let the loving arms of God care for you and heal the pain. Loving Memories, Holly

    Reply
  2. Floyd and Imogene Cartwright

    Barbara, our hearts go out to you over the loss of your dear son. We can’t be there, you know I am recovering from open Heart Surgery, but you will be in my thoughts throughout these sad days. We are praying for all of you, we love every one of you.

    God Bless you and your family and your beautiful memories will help you get through it all. If Floyd and I can do anything for you, please let us know dear lady!!!!

    Reply
  3. Jerry Eubanks

    Joe and family, I know words cannot ease your pain at a time like this,

    All I can say is I`m so sorry and thinking of you..

    Jerry

    Reply
  4. Katie Wiseman Womack

    To the family:

    So sorry for the loss of your loved ones. I know your heart is breaking, and I pray that God will put His loving arms around you in the very difficult time.

    I pray that God will help you deal with all the emotions that you will have in the coming days.

    God bless you! Sincerely, Katie

    Reply
  5. Agnes Marie Barnes

    Barbara,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I will be out of town on Friday, will be thinking of you.

    Sincerely Agnes Marie

    Reply
  6. Don & Nancy Primus

    Ms. Barb,our thoughts and prayers go out to you and the family. May the good Lord be with you and the family.

    Reply
  7. Don Bouldin

    Barbara,

    Sorry to hear about your loss.Always remember Jeff
    from the time we lived on Washington Street. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  8. Walker & Martha Fanning

    Barbara & family:

    I have thought so much about you this past week since I heard about Jeffrey’s passing. Nothing I can say will help you at this time but know you are loved and we will continually remember you in our prayers. There is nothing worse than a parent losing a child.

    Love Martha & Walker

    Reply
  9. Sandra Chunn

    Please know that all of you are in my thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time. May God bless each and every one of you and give you strength.

    Reply
  10. Judy Stafford

    To The Family of Jeff Faulkner, You are in my thoughts and Prayers.

    Reply
  11. Christy Eslick Hollingsworth

    To my uncle Joe Eslick and Aunt Barbra the hearts of this family go out to yours…my only prayer is that god may wrap his arms around this baby girl who will need all the love that can be given during this trying time of loss ..Barbra u have been in my life seems like all my life and I know u loved Jeff with all u have just remember he still knows that and know our family loves you ……

    Reply
  12. Randall & Teri Gray

    Thinking of you during this difficult time and praying for peace and understanding for you as well as the rest of the family. May God bless each of you.

    Reply
  13. Maria Faulkner

    We all wish you to know our hearts and prayers go out to Jeff’s family at this time. Never forget that God has a reason for everything, and HE will forever be by your side. We love you dearly!!!

    The Ray Faulkner Family

    Reply
  14. Pat Knott

    Barbara,
    I was so sorry to hear of your loss. I can’t imagine what you must be feeling, but I wanted to let you know that you are in my thoughts and in my prayers.

    Reply
  15. Debbie Bradley

    Barbara I can’t even imagine what you must be going through right now. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you. Turn this over to God and let him lead you through this. Love you Barbara.

    Reply
  16. Linda Dannen

    Barb, You know I am praying that your hurt is soon replaced with great memories…I love you and you know if there is anything I can do all you have to do is ask. My heart and love to all your family.

    Reply
  17. Linda and Jerry Mullins

    May God wrap his arms around you and your family and comfort you at this time. Hold tight to all the memories that will always be in your heart.

    Reply
  18. Brenda & Joe Burns

    Barbara and Family .I am so sorry for your loss.I just saw Jeff just last month and remembering old days and asking about Joe.We are thinking of you and your entire Family at this time, and may God be with each of you.I was just telling Christy my grandson Landons mom you are a distant family member.My mom Mattie Mae Barnes Sawyer is also thinking of you.You are all in our Prayers.Brenda,7 Joe Burns and Mattie Mae ( Barnes ) Sawyer

    Reply
  19. Tammie Appleman

    To the family: I want to express my deepest sympathy to all of you! This has been weighing heavy on my mind this week. I am praying for peace and comfort to you all and for God to carry you through this difficult time! RIP Jeff, you will be greatly missed!

    Reply
  20. Nanette Faulkner Taylor

    Barbara, Joe, children,and families ….my thoughts and prayers are with you today and in the days ahead. I pray for God to put his loving arms around each of you and guide you with His strength thru the days ahead. Love you…..

    Reply
  21. Greg & Phyllis Minix

    There are no words for comfort, just know that there are many, many friends praying for your families and loved ones. May God Bless You All!

    Reply
  22. Joy Rodriguez

    My thoughts and prayers are with you Barbara, believing God to surround you with His Peace and His Comfort in this very difficult time.

    Reply
  23. Judie and Jim Smith

    We care….such a tragedy. Peace be with you.

    Reply
  24. Angela Kracke

    Ms. Barbara just wanted to offer our sympathies. You have weighed heavily on my mind this week. Wishing you much strength in the days ahead. Many blessings to you and your family.

    Dean & Angela Kracke

    Reply
  25. Helen Crocker

    Barbara, you are my friend and always will be. I have thought of nothing but you for days. Love Helen

    Reply
  26. Ray & Diane Simmons

    Dear Barbara and Family,
    We are so glad you have so many friends to love and support you during this time. Our prayer is that God will wrap you in his arms and give you some peace in your heart. God Bless you all.
    Ray and Diane Simmons
    Tracy and Teresa Simmons
    Mark and Sue Simmons

    Reply
  27. Juanita Taylor

    Sorry for your loss…Praying God will help you thru this difficult time.

    Reply
  28. anita mastin

    MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AT THIS TIME. MAY YOU FIND PEACE AND COMFORT. GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.

    Reply
  29. Sue Cary

    Dear Joe, Barbara and families,
    I am praying for all of you now and in the days ahead. May God’s loving embrace surround you with comfort and strength.

    Sincerely,
    Sue

    Reply
  30. Roger and Linda Bauer

    Barbara,We have much sorrow in our hearts for you and Joe,Leigha,Will,Kolton,Lauren.

    We loved you Jeff,Rest in Peace.

    Reply
  31. Peggy Motlow

    God Bless and keep your family in this time of need.

    Reply
  32. Karen Karch Gilliam

    Barbara and family, May God grant you peace during this sorrowful time, and may He hold you close in the days to come. My sincere condolences for your loss.

    Reply
  33. beverly towry

    joe you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. your friends beverly and frankie

    Reply
  34. Wanda Preston

    Many prayers going up for your aching hearts.

    Reply
  35. Susan Thompson

    My sincerest sympathy to Joe, Barbara and all the Faulkner family during this time of sorrow…I pray that God will ease your pain.

    Reply
  36. Lonnie and JoDean Counts

    May your family find peace in Gods love and memories of your loved one give you strength in the coming days. Our hearts and prayers are with all of you.

    Reply

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Memories

36 Comments

  1. Holly Hamlin Potts

    I will forever hold a place in my heart for all the laughter, love and friendship that I had with Jeff, after all he was my grade school crush for a few years. May both families find peace within their hearts and let the loving arms of God care for you and heal the pain. Loving Memories, Holly

    Reply
  2. Floyd and Imogene Cartwright

    Barbara, our hearts go out to you over the loss of your dear son. We can’t be there, you know I am recovering from open Heart Surgery, but you will be in my thoughts throughout these sad days. We are praying for all of you, we love every one of you.

    God Bless you and your family and your beautiful memories will help you get through it all. If Floyd and I can do anything for you, please let us know dear lady!!!!

    Reply
  3. Jerry Eubanks

    Joe and family, I know words cannot ease your pain at a time like this,

    All I can say is I`m so sorry and thinking of you..

    Jerry

    Reply
  4. Katie Wiseman Womack

    To the family:

    So sorry for the loss of your loved ones. I know your heart is breaking, and I pray that God will put His loving arms around you in the very difficult time.

    I pray that God will help you deal with all the emotions that you will have in the coming days.

    God bless you! Sincerely, Katie

    Reply
  5. Agnes Marie Barnes

    Barbara,
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I will be out of town on Friday, will be thinking of you.

    Sincerely Agnes Marie

    Reply
  6. Don & Nancy Primus

    Ms. Barb,our thoughts and prayers go out to you and the family. May the good Lord be with you and the family.

    Reply
  7. Don Bouldin

    Barbara,

    Sorry to hear about your loss.Always remember Jeff
    from the time we lived on Washington Street. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  8. Walker & Martha Fanning

    Barbara & family:

    I have thought so much about you this past week since I heard about Jeffrey’s passing. Nothing I can say will help you at this time but know you are loved and we will continually remember you in our prayers. There is nothing worse than a parent losing a child.

    Love Martha & Walker

    Reply
  9. Sandra Chunn

    Please know that all of you are in my thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time. May God bless each and every one of you and give you strength.

    Reply
  10. Judy Stafford

    To The Family of Jeff Faulkner, You are in my thoughts and Prayers.

    Reply
  11. Christy Eslick Hollingsworth

    To my uncle Joe Eslick and Aunt Barbra the hearts of this family go out to yours…my only prayer is that god may wrap his arms around this baby girl who will need all the love that can be given during this trying time of loss ..Barbra u have been in my life seems like all my life and I know u loved Jeff with all u have just remember he still knows that and know our family loves you ……

    Reply
  12. Randall & Teri Gray

    Thinking of you during this difficult time and praying for peace and understanding for you as well as the rest of the family. May God bless each of you.

    Reply
  13. Maria Faulkner

    We all wish you to know our hearts and prayers go out to Jeff’s family at this time. Never forget that God has a reason for everything, and HE will forever be by your side. We love you dearly!!!

    The Ray Faulkner Family

    Reply
  14. Pat Knott

    Barbara,
    I was so sorry to hear of your loss. I can’t imagine what you must be feeling, but I wanted to let you know that you are in my thoughts and in my prayers.

    Reply
  15. Debbie Bradley

    Barbara I can’t even imagine what you must be going through right now. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you. Turn this over to God and let him lead you through this. Love you Barbara.

    Reply
  16. Linda Dannen

    Barb, You know I am praying that your hurt is soon replaced with great memories…I love you and you know if there is anything I can do all you have to do is ask. My heart and love to all your family.

    Reply
  17. Linda and Jerry Mullins

    May God wrap his arms around you and your family and comfort you at this time. Hold tight to all the memories that will always be in your heart.

    Reply
  18. Brenda & Joe Burns

    Barbara and Family .I am so sorry for your loss.I just saw Jeff just last month and remembering old days and asking about Joe.We are thinking of you and your entire Family at this time, and may God be with each of you.I was just telling Christy my grandson Landons mom you are a distant family member.My mom Mattie Mae Barnes Sawyer is also thinking of you.You are all in our Prayers.Brenda,7 Joe Burns and Mattie Mae ( Barnes ) Sawyer

    Reply
  19. Tammie Appleman

    To the family: I want to express my deepest sympathy to all of you! This has been weighing heavy on my mind this week. I am praying for peace and comfort to you all and for God to carry you through this difficult time! RIP Jeff, you will be greatly missed!

    Reply
  20. Nanette Faulkner Taylor

    Barbara, Joe, children,and families ….my thoughts and prayers are with you today and in the days ahead. I pray for God to put his loving arms around each of you and guide you with His strength thru the days ahead. Love you…..

    Reply
  21. Greg & Phyllis Minix

    There are no words for comfort, just know that there are many, many friends praying for your families and loved ones. May God Bless You All!

    Reply
  22. Joy Rodriguez

    My thoughts and prayers are with you Barbara, believing God to surround you with His Peace and His Comfort in this very difficult time.

    Reply
  23. Judie and Jim Smith

    We care….such a tragedy. Peace be with you.

    Reply
  24. Angela Kracke

    Ms. Barbara just wanted to offer our sympathies. You have weighed heavily on my mind this week. Wishing you much strength in the days ahead. Many blessings to you and your family.

    Dean & Angela Kracke

    Reply
  25. Helen Crocker

    Barbara, you are my friend and always will be. I have thought of nothing but you for days. Love Helen

    Reply
  26. Ray & Diane Simmons

    Dear Barbara and Family,
    We are so glad you have so many friends to love and support you during this time. Our prayer is that God will wrap you in his arms and give you some peace in your heart. God Bless you all.
    Ray and Diane Simmons
    Tracy and Teresa Simmons
    Mark and Sue Simmons

    Reply
  27. Juanita Taylor

    Sorry for your loss…Praying God will help you thru this difficult time.

    Reply
  28. anita mastin

    MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AT THIS TIME. MAY YOU FIND PEACE AND COMFORT. GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.

    Reply
  29. Sue Cary

    Dear Joe, Barbara and families,
    I am praying for all of you now and in the days ahead. May God’s loving embrace surround you with comfort and strength.

    Sincerely,
    Sue

    Reply
  30. Roger and Linda Bauer

    Barbara,We have much sorrow in our hearts for you and Joe,Leigha,Will,Kolton,Lauren.

    We loved you Jeff,Rest in Peace.

    Reply
  31. Peggy Motlow

    God Bless and keep your family in this time of need.

    Reply
  32. Karen Karch Gilliam

    Barbara and family, May God grant you peace during this sorrowful time, and may He hold you close in the days to come. My sincere condolences for your loss.

    Reply
  33. beverly towry

    joe you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. your friends beverly and frankie

    Reply
  34. Wanda Preston

    Many prayers going up for your aching hearts.

    Reply
  35. Susan Thompson

    My sincerest sympathy to Joe, Barbara and all the Faulkner family during this time of sorrow…I pray that God will ease your pain.

    Reply
  36. Lonnie and JoDean Counts

    May your family find peace in Gods love and memories of your loved one give you strength in the coming days. Our hearts and prayers are with all of you.

    Reply

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.