Carl Tripp, 83, of Hector, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2020, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. He was born January 2, 1937, in Hector, son of the late Millus and Ora Lee Robinette Tripp. He was a member of Evans Mountain Full Gospel Church. He loved western books and movies, but above all he loved spending time with family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 4 children, Elvin Tripp, Hatrick Tripp, Tommy Tripp; and an angel baby; grandson, Robert Brown.
He is survived by 4 daughters, Carolyn and husband David Barahona, Carla and husband Jim McAlister, Laura Sue Tripp Talbert, and Leah and husband Cameron McKisson; sister, Mickey and husband Jim Donohue; 12 grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Graveside service and burial is 2:00 PM, Wednesday, May 20, at Walnut Grove Cemetery with Rev. Darwin Barnhouse officiating under the direction of Lemley Funeral Service of Atkins.
Pallbearers are Cameron McKisson, Chad Feltner, Anthony Owens, Mike Hues, Roger Hern, Travis Haston, and Isaiah Garcia.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Evans Mountain Full Gospel Church, 1450 Gunter Mt. Rd., Hector, AR, 72843.
Online obituary and condolences are available at www.lemleyfuneral.com.