Ronald Glenn Kirkland

Ronald Glenn Kirkland, age 72, of Conway, Ark., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013.
He was preceded in death by a son, Matthew Glenn Kirkland; father, Lionel Glenn Kirkland; mother, Narcissus Kirkland; and nephew, Gregory Arthur.
Ronald was the youngest of three children and is survived by sisters, Bev Growney (Kevin) and Pat Arthur (Couley); daughters, Leah Dalton and Sylvia Classic (Jackson); grandchildren, Matthew Hrenchir and Kathryn Spradlin; former wife, Gail Kirkland; and many nieces and nephews.
Ronald was an Air Force Veteran. He will be remembered by many friends in AA and other recovery groups. He was an avid gardener and will be missed by his friends who helped him develop a community garden in his neighborhood.
Memorial arrangements will be announced later. Donations may be made to the Faulkner County Master Gardeners.
Please send the family your messages of love, comfort and support to Ronald's online guest book at

Published in The Log Cabin Democrat from Dec. 2 to Dec. 9, 2013