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Kerry Lane Hargis

Bearden, AR, 1949 - 2019

Kerry Lane Hargis, age 69, of Bearden, Arkansas born October 16, 1949, died April 27, 2019. Kerry was born in Bradley County. He began his career as an Engineer with Arvin Automotive Company in Monticello. In February 1983 he began working for Lockheed Martin in Camden. Throughout his 36-year career with Lockheed Martin he held numerous management positions and was serving as the Senior Manager Finance and Business Operations at the time of his death. Kerry was an avid hunter and gun enthusiast with a passion for the outdoors.
Kerry was preceded in death by his wife, Diana Boughton Hargis, parents, Carl and Joyce Ferrell Hargis, and one brother Rodney. He is survived by his two daughters, Rebecca (John Moore) of Yorktown, Va. and Marjorie (Joe Stamps) of Bearden; two grandchildren, Mason and Taylor Moore of Yorktown, Va.; three brothers, Larry Hargis of Monticello, Kim (Teresa) Hargis of Wilmar and Reggie Hargis of Monticello; and many loving friends.
Cremation has taken place and a celebration of Kerry's life will be held on Friday May 3rd, 2019 at Stamps Photography 4 to 8 p.m., 2 First Street Bearden, Ark. 71720. Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to Prayers for Oakley Nimmo through: Farmer's Bank and Trust in Camden, Prayers for Oakley Nimmo account at bank of Bearden, or\oakleys-cancer-fight. Arrangements by Benton Funeral Home of Fordyce. To sign the online register visit

Published May 2, 2019

Benton Funeral Home Inc.
501 West 4th Street, Fordyce, AR
Phone: 870-352-3131