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Johnnie Wade Loyd

Johnnie Wade Loyd age 61 of Grannis, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019 in Mena.

Johnnie was born on March 06, 1958 in DeQueen, Arkansas to the late Arthur Loyd and the late Minnie Mae Heaton Loyd. He worked on the pipeland and hauled pulp wood as a profession.  Johnnie enjoyed hunting, fishing and being outdoors with family and friends.  He treasured spending time with his grandchildren, who was the highlights of his life. He was a loving and kind father, grandfather, brother, and friend to all who knew him. He will be dearly missed by all.

He is survived by sons:   Josh Loyd of Zafra, Oklahoma and Justin Loyd and wife Kellie of Wickes, Arkansas; daughter:   Trina Myers; grandchildren:   Ely Loyd, Klara Loyd, Colton Loyd, Aison Loyd and Harper Loyd; brothers:  Gary Loyd, Donnie Loyd and Bill Loyd; sister, Jerry Burch; friends:   Jim Milspaul, Virby Hamm and Leslie Shores.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Minnie Mae Loyd; brothers: DeWayne Loyd, Udale Loyd, Odale Loyd; and a sister, Joanne Calicoat.

Graveside service was Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Baker Rock Cemetery with Brother James Squires officiating under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

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