Doyle Wayne Starr of Bryant, Ark., peacefully entered Heaven's gates on May 17, 2013, after a long courageous battle with cancer.
He was born on Dec. 29, 1938, in Iowa Park, Texas, to the late Baxter and Atha May Starr.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Floye Sue Kopf and Doris Troutt; and brother-in-law, Bennie Troutt.
Wayne is survived by his wife of 40 years, Peggy; two daughters, Jeanette Stell of Little Rock and Debra Shuptrine and husband, Darrell of Little Italy; three grandsons, Michael Stell and wife, Shelly of Casa; Troy Stell and wife, Amanda of Arkadelphia; Nathan Shuptrine of Little Rock; and one granddaughter, Keri Rheinhold and husband, Tab of North Little Rock; and six great-grandchildren.
The family expresses great appreciation to Dr. Brad Baltz and his staff, Dr. Tyler Baber, and Dr. John Jones.
Wayne had a great love for his family, horses, flowers, and the Gulf Coast Beaches of Alabama. He had retired from self-employment in the lawn care business.
Funeral services were held 11 a.m., Monday, May 20, 2013, at Roller-Drummond Funeral Home, 10900 Interstate 30, Little Rock, Ark. 72209, 501-455-5800.
Entombment followed at Pinecrest Memorial Park.
Family received friends at 10 a.m., prior to service.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/drummond