Earl Doyne Kegley

Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Earl Doyne Kegley

Earl Doyne Kegley, son of the late Rev. Lloyd and Marcella (Shelton) Kegley was born on July 19, 1939, in Holcomb, Mo., and passed away December 23, 2018, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 79.

He was united in marriage to Janice Davis on May 29, 1960, and to this union two daughters were born.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Dewayne Kegley; sister, Percilla Kegley; in-laws, Earl H. and Geraldine K. Davis; and sister-in-law, Sandra Davis.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Janice; two daughters, Janna Kegley Ellis and husband Jim of Campbell Station, Ark., and Valarie Kegley Green and husband Jimmy of Walnut Ridge, Ark.; two granddaughters, who were the apple of his eye, Sarah Elizabeth Green of Greenbrier, Ark., and Olivia Nicole Green of Walnut Ridge, Ark.; sister, Linda Kegley Henderson of Nesbit, Miss.; sisters-in-law, Henry Kegley of Marked Tree, Ark., and Martha Bellers of Cedar Hill, Mo.; several nieces and nephews; and one very special friend, considered a brother, Sam Williams, Sr. of Piggott, Ark.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Dec. 27, at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, in Piggott, with funeral services immediately following with Shawn Parker officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery in Pollard, Ark. Scott Bellers, Mike Bellers, Travis Williams, Sam Williams, Jr., Tony Bizzell and Rob Lee will serve as pallbearers.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, is in charge of the arrangements.