Obituary: Arthur James Wagner


Arthur James Wagner Jr. age 77 of Cullman, Alabama passed away March 26, 2024.

Arthur was born to Molly Bryant Wagner and Arthur James Wagner Sr. on December 18, 1946.

Arthur is survived by his wife Linda Wagner, son Mark “Leann” Mosley, daughter Tracy “James” Barden, son Brian “Sarah” Frost, daughter Lara Frost, son Charles Wagner, sister Diana Broders, eight grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

He was known by many names including, AJ, Jabo, Paw Paw, Paw Paw Oscar, Big Moron, Dad, and Uncle Paw Paw. He and his wife Linda wed on April fool’s day of 1988, commemorated by the song “Every time Two Fools Collide” by Kenny Rogers and Dottie West. They were happily married for 36 years. Work was Arthur’s second family, from 1973 until his retirement in 2012 he worked for CSX Railroad.