Garry Lee Lamproe age 71 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, November 14, 2019 in Mena.

Garry was born on May 25, 1948 in Mulberry, Arkansas to the late Rubin Lamproe and the late Lucille Chamberlain Lamproe. He was a retired forklift driver from Tysons. Garry was a simple man who lived a simple life. He was the type of person who would give the shirt off his back to help someone. He loved to help others more than help himself. He enjoyed watching westerns. His motto in life was for everyone to be happy. Garry was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend to all who knew him.

He is survived by sons: David Lamproe and wife Geneva of Rogers, Arkansas, Stephen Lamproe and wife Natasha of Prairie Grove, Arkansas, and Shawn Lamproe of Bella Vista, Arkansas

Six grandchildren

Brothers: Paul Lamproe, Darrell Lamproe and Larry Lamproe

Sisters: Denise, Dorothy, and Ruby.

He was preceded in death by his parents Rubin and Lucille Lamproe, his sisters Caroline Sue Lamproe and Betty Lamproe, and a brother Jimmy Lamproe.

Graveside services will be Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 2:00 p.m at Morrison Cemetery in Rudy, Arkansas under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Visitation will be general.

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11-15-19 4:46 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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