Arthur Udell Loyd age 72 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018 in Mena, Arkansas.
Arthur was born on October 21, 1945 in DeQueen, Arkansas to the late “A.P.” Loyd and the late Minnie Mae Heaton Loyd. He worked in the logging and trucking business for the Timber Industry. Arthur’s favorite companion was his dog “Mountain” who was named by granddaughter Destiny. He was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend to all who knew him.
He is survived by Son Arthur Dale Loyd and wife Debra Jean of Howe, Oklahoma. Daughters Laura Lynn Tilley of Leslie, Arkansas; Amy Leanne Mendez of Mena, Arkansas. Grandchildren Charles Edward Roles, II and wife Aimee; Erica Marie Roles; Justen Daniel Loyd; Destiny Rianne Schooley; Clayton Justice Mendez. Great-grandchild Trenton Loyd. Brothers Donnie Loyd, Gary Loyd, John Loyd and Bill Loyd. Sister Jerry Burch. Numerous nieces, nephews and friends
He was preceded in death by his parents, “A.P.” Loyd and Minnie Mae Loyd, brothers Odell Loyd and Duayne Loyd and a sister Joan Callicoat.
Funeral will be Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Baker Rock Chapel with Brother James Squires officiating. Interment will follow in the Baker Cemetery under the direction of Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Pallbearers will be Bill Loyd, Nelson Callicoat, Jerry Callicoat, Chuck Roles, Justin Loyd, Tommy Stark, Joe Zaneberg, and Ricky Zanzeberg.
Visitation is General.