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Edward E. Allbritton

Benton, AR, 1943 - 2014

Edward Ellsworth Allbritton, age 70 of Benton went to be with his Lord on January 13, 2014. He was born April 14, 1943 in Little Rock. Ed grew up in Magnet Grove and was former owner of Ed and Kay's Restaurant in Benton, and for the past 10 years he worked as a long haul truck driver. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Nealie Williams Allbritton, two brothers, William Allbritton and Fred Allbritton. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and enjoyed talking to people and never meet a stranger. Family gives a special thanks to St. Vincent Select Specialty Care Unit for their love and care.
Survivors, step-son, Loran Barnes, Hot Springs Village; sisters, Marion Allbritton, North Little Rock; Marjorie Hammon, Salem, Arkansas; Peggy Sparks, Benton; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ashby Funeral Home. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Magnet Cove Cemetery. Online guest book at

Published January 15, 2014

Ashby Funeral Home
108 West Narroway, Benton, AR
Phone: 501-778-2544