Harold Lester Millikin

Monday, February 9, 2015

Harold Lester Millikin, 71, of Greenway, Ark., passed away February 9, 2015, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark.

He was born on November 4, 1943, in Knobel, Ark., and was the son of the late Laymon Lester and Katie (Price) Millikin.

He was united in marriage to Janice E. Boyd on April 29, 1967, and to this union one son was born. She preceded him in death on March 29, 2002. On Nov. 26, 2007, he was united in marriage to Candy Hayden. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Jerry Millikin.

Survivors include his wife, Candy Millikin of Greenway, Ark.; son, Kevin Millikin of Greenway, Ark.; two stepsons: Jeremy Crow and wife Tabatha of Dexter, Mo. and Andrew Crow of Greenway, Ark.; two brothers: Jimmy Millikin of Marion, Ark. and Jack Millikin and wife Faye of Paragould, Ark.; sister-in-law, Margaret Millikin of Arkansas along with several nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers are Jason Grogan, Darrin Grogan, Bill Grogan, Eric Stacy, Jimmy French and Richard West. Honorary Pallbearers are Paul Bond, Paul Hardin, Larry Davis, Gerald Boyd, Wendall Eubanks, Hardin Hill and Newton Wells.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Jimmy Millikin and Jackie Ray Cole officiating. Burial is in Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be held beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday, and continue until service time, at the funeral home.