Joe Lynn

Joe Lynn

Joe Bob Lynn, 68, of Rison, died Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at his home.

Mr. Lynn was born on October 6, 1948, in Rison, the son of the late Robert Lee “Bob” and Martha Agnes Doss Lynn.
He was a retired English teacher for the Rison School District, where he also coached the girls softball team. Mr. Lynn loved everyone and was considered to be a special person by many others.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria June Lynn; a brother, R. A. Lynn; and a sister, Bessie Lou Eubanks.

Survivors include his sister, Barbara Ann Stover of Rison; mother-in-law, Lorraine Brandon of Pine Bluff; loving companion, Montez McGriff of Rison; nieces and nephews, Ricky Brown, Randy Brown, JoAnn Dildy, Gary Stover, Scott Stover, Sharon Lynn, Debra Lynn, Brian Lynn, Richard Lynn, Stephen Lynn; loved ones, Susan (Billy) McGriff Wright, Montine McGriff Beatty, Thomas (Teresa) McGriff, Cathy (Ronnie) McGriff Blasengame, James (Lisa) McGriff; close friends, Robert and June Lawson; and a host of other loved ones.

Funeral services were Saturday, September 23, 2017, at Buie Funeral Home in Rison with Bro. Thomas McGriff and Bro. Billy Wright officiating. Interment was in Union Cemetery at Rye.

Pallbearers were Ricky Brown, Larry Ross, Robert Austin, Kyle Blasengame, Daniel VanDuren and Malcomb Blasengame.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Buie Funeral Home of Rison.

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