Shane Wesley Dempsey

April 4, 1974 - November 6, 2019


Shane Wesley Dempsey age 45, of Grant Pass, Oregon, passed away, Wednesday, November 6, 2019. He was born on Thursday, April 4, 1974 in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Shane enjoyed playing golf and going hunting. He was the happiest when he was outdoors surrounded by nature. He loved spending time with his friends and family. Shane worked for 26 years as an A&P Aircraft Mechanic in Alaska and most recently in Medford, Oregon. Shane was a loving son, grandson, brother, uncle and friend and will be missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, George and Margie Dempsey; his uncle, Roy Dempsey, maternal grandparents, Otis and Dean Morrison and uncles, Allen, Ivan and Gary Morrison.

Shane is survived by his father, James Dempsey and wife, Linda of Mena; his mother, Christine Smith and husband, Robert of Owasso, Oklahoma; his brother, Justin Smith of Owasso, Oklahoma; his sister, Myranda Smith and her children, Ian, Averi, Isaac, and Abram all of Owasso, Oklahoma; step sisters, Kathy Quinn of Reeds Springs, Missouri and her children, Morgan Doughty of Fayetteville, Arkansas, Ryan and Adrienne Doughty of Mena and Sonja Walker and husband, Randal of Mustang, Oklahoma and their children, Alex and Avery of Mustang, Oklahoma and Cindy Grandel and husband, Ronnie of Waterford, Mississippi; grandmother, Vesta Rhoades and husband, Don of Benton, Arkansas; grandfather, Robert Smith Sr. and wife, Diane of Tamerac, Florida; several nieces and nephews; beloved aunts and uncles, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends.

Graveside service will be Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at the Pinecrest Memorial Park with Brother Mark Lyle officiating. No visitation is planned. Arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.

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11-12-19 3:58 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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