William Larkin "Bill" McCurry

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William Larkin "Bill" McCurry, 67, of Hot Springs, Ark., passed away early Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born Aug. 15, 1946, in Texarkana, Ark. to Larkin and Elsie McCurry. Bill loved his family. His most treasured times were spent with his wife, kids and grandkids traveling, hunting, fishing, canoeing and four-wheeling. He loved attending his grandkids sporting events. Bill graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a Master of Business Administration and retired from Bridgstone/Firestone after 35 years of service. He served our country in the United States Navy during Vietnam aboard the USS Caliente. Bill is a servant of our Lord and an active member of Hot Springs Baptist Church until his health prevented. He is preceded in death by his father, Larkin McCurry. Cherishing his memory are his wife of 47 years, Brenda Newton McCurry; his children, Michael McCurry (Jennifer) of Benton, Ark. and Stephanie Poe (Donald) of Little Rock; his mother, Elsie McCurry; and sister, Larka Parks (Michael) both of Nacogdoches. He was known as Pappa to Lindsay (Matt), Drew, Karrie, Zachary and Katelynn. He is also survived by two great-grandchildren, Hailey and Mattison; numerous nieces, nephews and special friends. The family received friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at Gross Funeral Home in Hot Springs, Ark. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at Liberty Hill Memorial Gardens in San Augustine with Frank Holwrath officiating. The online obituary, guestbook and memorial tribute are available at www.grossfuneralhome.com. Gross Funeral Home.
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Published in The Daily Sentinel on Nov. 5, 2013
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