In Memory of



Obituary for James Bundy

On April 20, 2024, James Alva Bundy heard the words well done good and faithful servant. He was surrounded by his daughters. James (Jim to most) was born May 8,1935, to Alva and Bertha Bundy in Holdenville, Oklahoma. He was raised on a farm in Holdenville with his brother and sisters. They made many great memories and we all loved to hear their stories.

Jim answered the call to preach at age 16. He pastored 8 churches in Arkansas and Missouri from 1957-2004. He loved being a pastor and loving and serving his congregations. Every church he pastored he considered his family.

Jim loved his family and was the beloved husband of Frances, the father of Dorcas and Tabitha, and the grandfather of Caleb and Erin, and the great grandfather of James, Robert, John and Brooklyn. He is preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Frances; his parents Alva and Bertha Bundy; his sister Betty McCollum.

He is survived by his 2 daughters: Tabitha of the home (Branson, Missouri); Dorcas and Doug Duvall Branson, Missouri); 2 grandchildren Caleb and Susan Duvall (Branson, Missouri); Erin and Bobby Possage (New Blaine, Arkansas); 4 great grandchildren James Duvall, Robert Possage, John Duvall and Brooklyn Possage; one brother Harold Bundy (Perkins, Oklahoma); one sister Darlene Pohlman (Lincoln, Nebraska); many nephews, nieces and many, many friends.

Pallbearers – Bobby Possage, Jeff Thomas, Bill McCollum, Butch Hannah, Robert Hannah, Kerry Philamlee
Honorary Pallbearers- Loyd Thomas, Dale Thomas, Dewrell Thompson, Stan Wildman, and Bobby New. Visitation: 10:00 AM at Friendship Free Will Baptist Church, 249 Friendship Road, Rose Bud, Arkansas
Funeral: 11:00 AM at Friendship Free Will Baptist Church, 249 Friendship Road, Rose Bud, Arkansas Burial: South Crossroads Cemetery, 249 Lone Star Rd #05, Rose Bud, Arkansas

If you wish to make a memorial gift to Camp Beaverfork Special Projects, you may do so by sending your gift to:
Camp Beaverfork Road
Special Projects
150 Beaverfork Road
Conway, Arkansas 72032

Memorial gifts may also be given to Friendship Free Will Baptist Church. To do so, you may send your gift to: Friendship Free Will Baptist Church
249 Friendship Road
Rose Bud, Arkansas 72137

The service will be on Friday, April 26, 2024, for visitation at Friendship Freewill Baptist Church in Hopewell from 10:00 until 11:00 Am and funeral service will be at the church at 11:00 Burial will be at South Crossroads Cemetery in Hopewell, Arkansas..