We have received word of the death of the Rev. Dr. Frank Wooldridge Buckner on Saturday, June 15, 2019 in Montgomery, Alabama. Frank is survived by his wife, Mrs. Diane Leatherwood Buckner; two daughters: Melissa Reynolds (Justin) and Christina Buckner; and two grandchildren. Also surviving among Frank’s extended family is his cousin, the Rev. Julian Aldridge of WNCC. A memorial service will be held at First United Methodist Church in Montgomery, AL at 3:00pm on Thursday, June 20. The service will be streamed live on the church's website at https://fumcmontgomery.org/worship-services/livestream/
. Visitation with the family will take place in the church's fellowship hall beginning at 2:00pm. The family has designated that memorial gifts may be made to Huntingdon College
or to a United Methodist Church or organization of one's choice.
Dr. Wooldridge's history of service is: 78 St; 79 Dellwood-Shady Grove; 80 St; 84 Stv: Broad St Assoc; 85 Plateau-Wesley's Chapel; 87 Asst (93 Assoc) Prof (92 /Chaplain), Huntingdon College; 94 Assoc (96 Full) Prof, Huntingdon College; 17 Retired.