Jimmy Wayne Golden Obituary

Jimmy Wayne Golden, 61, of Mena, lost his battle against cancer at 6:08pm, on Sunday, September, 9th, 2018 at Arkansas Hospice in Hot Springs, surrounded by his family.


He was born on September 9th 1957 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Henry Anderson Golden and Violet Dulene Ralls Golden. 


Jimmy is survived by his daughter Charisse Boshears, her husband Jeffrey and twin granddaughters Josephine and Sophia of Conway, Arkansas, his brother Steve Golden, and two sisters Edith Roberts, Zeda Baker and a host of loving nieces, nephews and other family members.


He was preceded in Death by his parents and a sister Sylvia Jane Dees. 


Jimmy was a long time resident of Mena. He was known throughout town as “Jimmy the painter” and was very good at his job, making sure that every detail was perfect. He was also very skilled in building furniture out of wood.  


A celebration of life will be held on Wednesday, September 26th at 3:00pm at the First Freewill Baptist Church in Mena, with Brother Donnie Jewell officiating. 


Celebration of life donations in Jimmy Golden’s honor may be made to Hodgkin’s Lymphoma cancer research.


Cremation arrangements are under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.


9-13-18 4:17 p.m.