Ryan Lee Elkins, 33, of Springdale, Ark., was born Dec. 27, 1983 in Clarksville, Ark., and passed away April 25, 2017 in Springdale, Ark., at the age of 33. He was a Logistics Analyst for J.B. Hunt; a graduate of University of Central Arkansas with a Master's in Business Administration; and a member of Fellowship of Bible Church in Springdale. Ryan is preceded in death by his grandparents, Roland and Artie Elkins and Marshall and Willene Mothersbaugh; and a cousin, Jay Dlugosh. Survivors include his fiancé, Bailey Ott of Springdale; his parents, Kenney and Janet Elkins of Clarksville; two sisters: Renae Elkins of Concord, North Carolina and Randa Williams and husband, Nathan, of Little Rock, Arkansas; and his aunts and uncles: Max and Marsha Dlugosh of Clarksville; and Keith and Judy Mothersbaugh of Newburgh, Ind. Visitation will be held 6-8 p.m., Monday, May 1, 2017 at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel in Clarksville, Ark. Funeral Services will be held 10 a.m., Tuesday, May 2, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Kevin Rainey officiating. Burial will follow in Harmony Cemetery in Harmony, Ark. Pallbearers will be Jordan Price, Cody Vaught, Kris Muldoon, Jacob Hilton, Doyle Watkins, Scott Cline, and Nathan Williams. Honorary Pallbearers will be Mark Morgan, Elkins Hollow Deer Camp Members, and Ryan Stackhouse.
Published April 30, 2017