George Michael Karr Sr., 64, of Stuttgart passed away Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018, at Baptist Health-Little Rock.
George was born Sept. 20, 1954, in Semi, Calif., to Irad Lamech and Lorretta Griffith Karr. He possessed a passion for farming and was an avid outdoorsman.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Phyllis Helms; brothers, Butch Griffith and Jimmy Karr; and several nieces and nephews.
Survivors are three children, George Michael Karr Jr. (Emily) and Christine Leigh Harvey (Brad) of Stuttgart and Georgia Michelle Karr of DeWitt; the mother of his children whom he was married 43 years, Connie Karr; brothers, Gary Karr (Sue) of Stuttgart and Larry Karr (Larose) of Colorado; sisters, Eva Thomas (Fox) of Clarendon, Ruth Twisdale of Stuttgart, Ruby Graham of Colorado, Susie Allsheid of Illinois and Cheri Elder of Kansas City; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services, officiated by Bro. Gregg Greenway, are 10 a.m. Saturday at Turpin Funeral Home chapel with burial following in Frazier Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Friday at Turpin Funeral Home.