OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
108 West Narroway, Benton, AR
B. R. McGinty
Published: January 11, 2013
B.R. McGinty, age 79, of Bryant passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at his home. He was born December 8, 1933. Mr. McGinty was Owner and founder of B. R. McGinty Mechanical Contractors serving their customers for 48 years, He was a U S Navy Veteran serving during the Korean War from 1952-1957 and a member of Geyer Springs First Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his precious Granddaughter, Amy McGinty Grenier, parents, Edgar and Era McGinty, father and mother in love, Corbet and Velma Dodson, brother, Charles McGinty, sister, Claudia Jane Johnson, nephew, Jimmy Charles Johnson. Survivors, wife of 62 years, Earnestine McGinty, daughter, Donna Snellings, sons and daughters-in-law, Wayne and Jerrye McGinty, Chuck and Linda McGinty, grandchildren, Amanda Newman and husband Brad, Jennifer Russell and husband Justin, Brady Snellings and wife Kellie, Matt McGinty and wife Lyndsy, Jeremy McGinty and wife Jessica, Josh Grenier, great-grandchildren, Lenizie and Lexie Newman, Keegan, Garrett, and Easton Snellings, Ethan McGinty, Carter and Cash Russell, Benaiah Grenier and Bo McGinty. Pallbearers will be Doug Kramer, Justin Kramer, Hal Ferguson, Dannie Wayne Smith, Todd Wright and Randy Harmon. Honorary Pallbearers will be Justin Russell, Brady Snellings, Jeremy McGinty, Matt McGinty, Brad Newman and Josh Grenier.
Church services by Ashby Funeral Home will be 3 p.m. Monday, January 14 at Geyer Springs 1st Baptist Church. Rev. Jeff Williams and Tom Williams will officiate. Burial will follow at Pine Crest Cemetery. Visitation will be at Ashby Funeral Home, Sunday, 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Memorials may be made to the Gideon Bible Foundation c/o Geyer Springs 1st Baptist Church. On line guest book at www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.