In Memory of




Obituary for Vollie Ernest Criss

Vollie Ernest Criss was born on September 6, 1943 in Cave Mountain, Arkansas to Levi and Stella Cummins Criss. He passed away on December 16, 2021 in Ozone, Arkansas at the age of 78. He was of the Baptist Faith, a timber cutter and a saw mill worker.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his son, Jeffrey Criss; his brothers, Arthur Criss and Eugene Criss; his sisters, Elizabeth Swafford, Edna Criss and Polly Criss.

He is survived by his wife, Wanda Melson Criss; his daughter, Amanda Bohannon; his brothers, Frank Criss and Jay (Judy) Criss; his sisters, Mamie Wages, Linda (Rick) Moulder; his sister-in-law, Dorothy Criss; his grandchildren, Chasity Bohannon and Danphene (Levi) Wright; his great-grandchild, Kinsley Holland.

Visitation is from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m., Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at the Hardwicke Chapel in Clarksville, Arkansas.

A graveside service is at 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at Cave Mountain Cemetery in Cave Mountain, Arkansas with Brother Larry Joe Johnson officiating. Pallbearers are Dustin Criss, Leslie Moulder, Kaleb Melson, Dale Moulder, Mike Moulder, Kenny Holland, John Mooney and Coley Webb. Honorary Pallbearers are his brothers-in-law and his nephews.