Bennie Maurice Wagner, 80 years of age, passed away on Wednesday August 31, 2022. At the VA Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. The son of Earnest and Lizzie Davis Wagner, Bennie was born on May 7, 1942, in Mena, AR.
Bennie served two years in the U.S. Army. He spent his life restoring classic cars. He loved to fish and spend time with his family and friends. Bennie also loved the Dallas Cowboys, Razorbacks, and old westerns. He will be dearly missed by everyone who knew him.
He is survived by his wife Janice Wagner; son, Chad Wagner and wife Ronda; daughter, Tonia Wagner; grandchildren, Brennon Ayers, and Grace Earnheart; brother, Willie Wagner and wife Barbara of Shawnee, Kansas; and several nieces and nephews.
Bennie was preceded in death by his parents; granddaughter, Carli Wagner; sister, Faye Wagner; and brothers, Olen Wagner and Orville Wagner.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm, Saturday, September 3, 2022, at Beasley Wood Funeral Chapel with Brother Victor Rowell and Ronnie Wagner officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Mena under the direction of Beasley Wood Funeral Home.
Visitation will be Friday, September 2, 2022, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Pallbearers will be Ronnie Wagner, Mike Wagner, Vince Redman, Danny Henry, Cameron Wagner, and Jon Paul McMellon.
Online obituary at www.beasleywoodfuneralhome.com
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