Thurman Howard "Bud" Cozart, 74, passed away in his sleep at home on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 in Rogue River, Oregon. He was born on December 25th, 1942 to Eneree Baker in Genada, Mississippi. On October 8th, 1977 he married his wife of 41 yrs, Linda, in Carson City, Nevada. Bud is survived by his wife, Linda Marie Cozart, 5 daughters; Vicki Baldwin, Brenda Harris, Jennifer Brightwell, Judy Lent and stepdaughter, Julie Mazzocco, 4 sons; John Cozart, Mike McLeod Jr, Timothy McLeod and stepson, David Lyons and by his brother, Danny Lewis, three sisters; Betty Hahn, Joella Comp and Diana Baker-Adams, 18 grandchildren, 9 greatgrandchildren, many nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Bud is being remembered in a private memorial with close friends and family members on May 27th, 2017. He will be dearly missed and any spiritual and emotional support is greatly appreciated. For those inquiring how to help financially, donations can be made to Linda at https://www.gofundme.com/ta65m9-support-for-linda .