Olan Leon Faulkner, 84, passed away on October 30, 2021, in Horn Lake, MS. Visitation will be on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. followed by funeral services at 11:00 a.m. at Twin Oaks Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens.
Olan was born on December 20, 1936 in Tempton, Tennessee. He was a member of Church Road Baptist Church, he served in The United States Army, participated as a Free-Mason, and retired from the Fire Department. A few of his greatest achievements were obtaining his GED, attending college, and being able to see all of his children grow up.
He is survived by his sons, Michael Faulkner of Bartlett, TN and Travis Faulkner of Horn Lake, MS; daughter Diane Holbrook of Orange Park, FL; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Gwendolyn Faulkner; daughter Vickie Davenport; siblings, Curtis Faulkner, Dean Simpson, and Virginia Jennings.