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Joseph Bruce Kariker

Sherwood, AR, 2021 - 2021

Joseph Bruce Kariker, 82, of Sherwood, Ark., passed away November 19, 2021. He was born August 13, 1939, in Inglewood, California, to the late Frank and Rose (Konda) Kariker. He retired in 1998 after 38 years of working in the graphic supply business. He was active in sports and had a passion for yardwork and landscaping. He enjoyed being with his friends and playing cards. Spending time with his family was very important to him and he loved being a Papa.
Joe is survived by his wife of 63 years, Carolyn Davis Kariker of Sherwood, Arkansas; children, Debra Riser (Ron) of Jacksonville, Arkansas, Victor Kariker (Cindy) of Savannah, Georgia, and Kenny Kariker (Lynne) of Bentonville, Arkansas; grandchildren, Chris, Lisa, Erin, Amber, Michael, and Bailey; six great-grandchildren, brother, David Kariker (Claire) of Hot Springs, Arkansas.
Graveside service will be at 9 a.m., Monday, November 29, 2021, at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery, 1501 W Maryland. Please visit: for the online guestbook.

Published November 25, 2021

Smith Sherwood Funeral Home
7700 Hwy 107, Sherwood, AR
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Phone: 501-834-1191