Dustin Ryan Belknap age 40 of Cove, Arkansas passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 in Cove, Arkansas.

Dustin was born in Mena, Arkansas on May 1, 1978 to Terry Belknap and the late Linda Marie Ashcraft Belknap. He enjoyed anything outdoors with family and friends and was a hard worker. Dustin was an avid Razorback fan. He loved to go hog hunting with family and friends He treasured his relationships with his cousins, especially Mattie Ashcraft, Raymond “Bubba” Kyle, and Melanie Ashcraft. Among other things he enjoyed was woodworking and gardening. Dustin was a wonderful son, grandson, brother, and uncle. He will be dearly missed.

He is survived by father: Terry Belknap 

Brother: Chad Belknap and wife Charla

Grandmother: Marie Ashcraft

Nieces: Hayley Myers and Brook Belknap

Great-nieces: Chloe Belknap and Reagan Lee


Great-nephew: Quinton Belknap

Host of other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother Linda Belknap, a daughter Gracie Belknap, and grandfather, Raymond Ashcraft.

Family and friends visitation will be two hours prior to funeral service at Assembly of God Church in Smithville.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. at the Assembly of God in Smithville, Oklahoma with Brother Jerry Ford officiating. Interment will follow in the Smithville Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Online obituary at


7-10-18 9:51 p.m. 

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