Larry Popejoy

Thursday, March 1, 2018

TRUMANN - Mr. Larry Ray “Pop” Popejoy, 62, died Thursday, February 22, 2018 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. He was born July 22, 1955 in Harrisburg, Ark., and had lived most of his lifetime in Trumann. He was Asst. Manager at Farmers Market in Lake City and was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his father, Floyd Eugene ”Dick” Popejoy Jr. and his mother, Mary Etta Burtcher Swinford.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Linda Yancey Popejoy of the home; one daughter, Katie Popejoy and fiancée, Justin Kirkland of Trumann; two sons, Brad Popejoy and Adam Popejoy both of Trumann; grandchildren, Hunter Odom and Haidyn Herod; two sisters, Debra Rogers of Pontotoc, Miss., and Darla Smith of Harrisburg; and one brother, Jerry Popejoy of Trumann.

Funeral services were held February 28 in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Loggins officiating.

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