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Jack W. Bland

Morrilton, AR, 1924 - 2010

Jack W. Bland, 86, of Morrilton, passed away Sunday, October 31, 2010. Mr. Bland was a WWII Army Air Force Signal Corp Veteran. He was a past member of the South Conway County School District Board 1958-1967, Fish Lake Club, and former owner of Petit Jean Headlight 1962-1964. He was a Morrilton City Alderman 1962-1964 and Conway County Probate and Conway County Clerk 1967-1977. He was also a member of First United Methodist Church in Morrilton.
Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Laree Rhoads Bland; sister, Nell Amaden of Lonoke; son-in-law, Fred Hill of Morrilton; grandson, Cody Hill of Morrilton; nephews, Howard Amaden (Linda) of Lonoke, and Joe Amaden (Carolyn) of West Monroe, La.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Thursday, November 4, at the Harris Chapel with Rev. Jerry Collins officiating. Burial will be at Old Liberty Cemetery by Harris Funeral Home of Morrilton. Family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Beverly Bland Hill Scholarship Fund, South Conway County School Foundation, P.O. Box 318, Morrilton, AR 72110 Online guestbook:

Published November 3, 2010

Harris Funeral Home, Inc.
118 South Moose Street, P.O. Box 439, Morrilton, AR
Phone: 501-354-4575