Howard Wayne Darr, 79, of Searcy, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013. He served four years in U.S. Air Force serving as a hydraulics mechanic. He worked at Lockheed Aircraft where he worked on the Polaris Missile. He was a retired farmer and truck driver.
Wayne was a long-time resident of Elaine and Helena before moving to Searcy. He and his wife of 56 years, Rosa Lee Barnes Darr of Searcy, loved to travel in their R.V.
Besides his wife, Wayne leaves two daughters, Patricia Davis of Beebe and Brenda Davenport (Greg) of Cabot; a granddaughter, Mallory Davis of Beebe; a sister, Mary Schoolfield (Tommy) of Caraway; and several nephews and nieces.
Visitation begins at 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe, with graveside service to follow at 10 a.m. at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements are by Westbrook Funeral Home, a Smith Family Funeral Home. www.SmithFamilyCares.com.