Ronald Wayne Hampton

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Ronald Wayne Hampton, 51, of Paragould, Ark., passed from this life on Tuesday April 26, 2016, at his residence. He was born on November 4, 1964, in Paragould, to the late Gerald Wayne and Brenda Louise (Walls) Hampton. Ronald worked at Utility Trailer in Paragould in modification for the last 21 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Ronald is survived by his wife, Sara Anne (Youngblood) Hampton of Paragould; one sister: Gloria and Glen Smith of St. Francis; a nephew, Phillip and Dawnisha Hampton and family; his father-in-law, John Nicley; his two dogs, Sophy and Puppy along with a host of other relatives and special friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday April 28, in the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Rector, Ark. Graveside services will follow at 1:30 p.m. at Woodland Heights Cemetery, in Rector, with Phillip Hampton officiating. Irby Funeral Home of Rector is in charge of arrangements.

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