Donald Wayne Cagle, 63
Funeral services for Donald Wayne Cagle, 63, of Peel, Arkansas, were held Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Gainesville with Jeff Dotson officiating. Mr. Cagle died Dec. 26, 2017, at Cox South Medical Center in Springfield.
He was born May 8, 1954, in Harrison, Arkansas, the son of John Henry and Linnie Bell Scott Cagle. He grew up in Peel. In 1973 he married Julia Jennings of Protem; they had one daughter, Angela Dawn Cagle. His second marriage was to Sandra Coffman of Harrison in 1979; they had one son, Donald Wayne Cagle Jr.
Mr. Cagle loved the outdoors and watching wildlife. For many years he raised blue heeler puppies to sell. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved to run trot lines and even worked as a guide on the lake. He also cooked the best catfish around. He was loved and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by one daughter, Angela Dawn Cagle-Brake of Gainesville; three grandchildren, Dustin Gentle of Sherman, Texas, Mason Smith of Harrison and Jordan Brake of Protem; three brothers, Pate Cagle and wife Tracy of Lead Hill, Arkansas, George Cagle, and Leroy Cagle, both of Peel; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Donald Wayne Cagle Jr.; and three brothers.
The family will also have a private ceremony at a later date following cremation.
Arrangements by Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Gainesville.