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Zakee Abdul Wadood, Sr., age 63

Zakee Abdul Wadood, Sr., 63, of Hazen, Arkansas, passed away from life on August 24, 2020.  He was born in Hazen, Arkansas on August 6, 1957, to the late John Harris and Ruth Lee Qualls.

He was a loving father, grandfather, uncle, brother and friend who proudly served in the United States Army.  Zakee was affiliated with the Islamic faith but most importantly, enjoyed being surrounded by his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his brothers Demetrius Qualls, and Chyde Qualls; his mother, Ruth Lee Qualls and father John Harris.

Zakee leaves behind to cherish his memories, his wife Darlinea Bailey Wadood, his son, Zakee Wadood, Jr. (Jessica), his grandsons Malachi Amir Wadood, Jose Manuael Mercedes and Juan Pablo; his step-children left behind are: Taiwan Moore, George Moore, Jr., Terry Moore, Broderick Moore, and Edwina Sells Brock; his siblings Ruth Jane Qualls, Zola Mae Jackson, LeOtis Qualls, and Baseemah Hassan.

In light of the current health concerns, Zakee’s family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers if you are not able to attend the service. Please be aware, as per Arkansas directives, attendance will be regulated in accordance to Arkansas guidelines, all guests in attendance will be required wear masks/facial coverings and social distancing guidelines will be in place.

His family will receive visitors on Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 3:00 until 5:00 P.M. at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400

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  • Debra Terry Carroll Posted August 28, 2020 1:58 PM

    I love you lil Zakee. Mom is praying for you. Big zakee will always be a part of me and my boys life. Love u. Will always be there

  • Joelena Wilson Posted August 28, 2020 2:26 PM

    My deepest condolences to his family, we will be miss

  • Bruce Strong Posted August 28, 2020 2:41 PM

    God bless the family of my life long friend Zakee. Our prayers and condolences are with you all.

  • Edwina Sells-Brock Posted August 29, 2020 12:20 AM

    This man planted amazing seeds on this earth. He was a teacher of life lessons. His love and loyalty will be missed. I am forever greatful that this man was apart of my life.

  • Angela Burton Posted August 29, 2020 7:05 AM

    Love you Lil’ Zakee. I going to Uncle Zakee so much. Be at Peace Unc, Rest In Love. You’re going to be truly, truly missed. Love you always💖💖💞

  • Angela Burton Posted August 29, 2020 7:08 AM

    Love you Lil’ Zakee. I going to miss you Uncle Zakee so much. Be at Peace Unc, & Rest In Love. You’re going to be truly, truly missed. Love you always 💖💖💞. Fly high Big Zakee💝

  • Angela Burton Posted August 29, 2020 7:35 AM

    Lil’ Zakee, I love you so much. I’m going to miss Uncle Zakee so much. My heart is so truly broken. Love you forever and always & you’ll be truly, truly missed Unc💖💞💖. Fly high Big Zakee.

  • Derek and Tammy Harrell Posted August 29, 2020 9:27 AM

    We pray for strength and peace for your whole family. Just know you are being lifted up by all those who deeply care for you

  • Betty Joyce Smith Posted August 29, 2020 3:45 PM

    🙏🙏🙏🙏 and Condolences to family and friends!!

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