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Mack L. Carger

Cabot, AR, 1919 - 2014

Mack L. Carger, 94, of Cabot passed away Friday, March 28, 2014, the day after celebrating his 77th wedding anniversary. "Smilin' Mack" was a professional entertainer on stage, radio and television on KARK.
He is survived by his wife, Alene Spurlin Carger; children, Albertina Winter, Roberta Dupree, Michael Carger (Clara) and Dwain Carger (Debbie); five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Lela Johnson Carger; two granddaughters, Brenda James and Rainie Smith; one brother; and one sister.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Tuesday at North Little Rock Funeral Home. Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Monday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Sylvan Hills Church of Christ Cuba Mission Fund, 117 West Maryland Ave., Sherwood, Ark. 72120.
Online obituary at

Published March 30, 2014

North Little Rock Funeral Home
1921 Main St, North Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-758-1170