Funeral services for William Radginal "Buck" Buckelew, 82, of Cullman will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at Bethsadia Baptist Church, Revs. James Abbott and Glen Williams officiating along with family members who wish to speak. Burial will be in the church cemetery with Masonic honors.
Moss Service Funeral Home directing.
Buck was born July 5, 1934, in Cullman County to Gilbert Virgil and Zettie Schultz Buckelew. He died Feb. 21, 2017 at his residence with family and friends present.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Greg Buckelew; brother, Virgil Lee Buckelew.
Buck is survived by his wife of 63 years, Javottee Y. Buckelew; children, Willette (Wayne) Bagwell, Susan Buckelew, Timothy (Beverly) Buckelew, Regina Buckelew (Steve) Below, LeAnne (Tim) Persall, Karen (Tim) Jones; sisters, Weda (Travis) Nails, Ann (Lee) Vickers; 21 grandchildren,; and 15 great -grandchildren.
Buck was a long distance trucker, veteran of the Korean conflict with the U.S Air Force. He traveled to give his personal testimony of salvation through the placing of a Gideon New Testament extensively through the years.
In lieu of flowers, please consider the Gideon Bible plan that God's work will continue.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Published on February 23, 2017