Charles Dees Obituary

Charles “Larry” Dees, age 73, died on August 30, at his home in Cove, Arkansas. Larry was born on Tuesday, August 1, 1949, to George Larry Dees and Geraldine (Kannady) Dees in Belle Glade, Florida. In 1959 the family moved back to Cove, Arkansas making it home.


Larry was a loving father, brother, grandpa, great grandpa, uncle and friend and will be missed by all who knew him. Larry served his country in the Army National Guard. Larry was an over the road truck driver until he retired. His CB handle was “Little Man”. In retirement Larry enjoyed fishing and camping on the river.


Larry is preceded in death by his parents, George Larry Dees and Geraldine (Kannady) Dees; and his brother, Roy Dees .


Larry is survived by three sons and daughter in law, Shawn and Stephanie Dees of Coweta, OK, Justin Dees of Mena, AR and Cody Dees of Mena, AR; grandchildren, Steven Dees and wife Mackenzie of Coweta, OK; Ryan Dees and wife Taylor of Coweta, OK; Maddie Dees of Mena, AR and Abbie Dees of Mena, AR; great grandchildren, Oakley Dees and Lola Dees both of Coweta, OK; one sister, Gerry Baker and husband Bobby of Ore City, TX; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.


No services are planned at this time. Cremation arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas. A headstone will be placed in Larry’s memory at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Cove, AR.


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