Horald Wayne Fruen, a longtime resident of Hatfield, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, February 28, 2023. He was born on June 18 , 1946 in Bates, Arkansas to parents, Ellis & Evelyn Fruen.\n\nHorald was a member of the Wickes Pentecostal Church where he served in the capacity of Sunday School Superintendent for twenty two years. Before retirement, he was employed in the retail industry which included his management of three dollar stores. \n\nHorald enjoyed deer hunting; eating fried catfish; shopping at pawn shops; listening to gospel music; attending church; and spending time with his family & friends. \n\nThere was only one Horald Wayne Fruen. He truly had a kind heart and he will missed by all who knew him & loved him. \n\nVisitation will be from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Friday, March 3, 2023, at Bowser Funeral Home in Mena. A private burial will take place at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home.