Harold Gene Cude, 73, of Leachville, died Thursday, June 21, 2001, at his home. Born at Leachville on Aug. 30, 1927, he was the son of the late Melvin and Margaret Mae Cude and was a lifelong Leachville resident. He was a retired farmer and was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife, Bernice Cude of the home; a son, Chuck Allen of Leachville; two brothers, Modell Cude of Hollywood, Fla., Paul Cude of O'Fallon, Mo.; two grandchildren, Jennifer Allen and Jeffery Lee Allen, both of Leachville.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Bill Cude.
The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Leachville with Rev. Chris Wright officiating. Burial was in the Leachville Cemetery.