Updated: Jun 5, 2020
Glade Spring, Va.
William Gene Buckley Jr., 71, passed away May 20, 2020 at Johnston Memorial Hospital.
He was born January 3, 1949 to the late William Sr. and Jane Copenhaver Buckley.
Mr. Buckley was a farmer all of his life with his dog companion Polly by his side. He loved spending time with his family, especially his granddaughters. He was of the Christian faith.
Survivors include his loving wife of 49 years, Arlene D. Buckley; daughter, Anne Buckley Brown and husband Jared; two granddaughters, Alyssa and Jenna Brown; sister, Mary Jane Robinson and husband Bradley; also several nieces and nephews as well as great nieces and great nephews.
Following current Covid-19 restrictions and guidelines, a memorial visitation will be held from 4 PM until 6 PM Tuesday May 26, 2020 in the Frost Funeral Home Chapel with a funeral service following at 6 PM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
Frost Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 250 E. Main St., Abingdon, VA 24210 is honored to serve the Buckley family.