John Echols

John Wayne Echols, 56, of Arab died Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, at Cullman Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Echols was born Feb. 23, 1965, in Arab to John Estes Echols and Peggy Franklin Estes.

He was a 1983 graduate of Fairview High School and was retired from the Army National Guard.

He is survived by his son: Jonathon Echols; mother: Peggy Echols; brother: Brian Echols; nieces and in-law: Kris and Chris Hulsey and Maddie Carroll; nephew: Branden Echols; great nephews: Thomas and Logan; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and many dear friends.

The memorial was at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2021, at Gober Funeral Chapel with Rusty Wilkerson officiating and Gober Funeral Chapel assisting the family.

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