Bobby Darrell Lemons of Grapevine, Arkansas was born December 8, 1965 in Malvern, Arkansas, the son of Bobby Lee and Onita Gifford Lemons. He was an active member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Sheridan, had owned and operated Lemons Trucking and Bubba Lou’s BBQ and was a foreman for the Union Pacific Railroad. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially taking his sons to the lake.
Darrell died Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton at the age of 47.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charlie and Rosie Lemons, Chester and Jessie Gifford and his father-in-law, Donald McJunkins.
Survivors: Wife of 29 years, Donna McJunkins Lemons of Grapevine; Sons, Anthony Roman Lemons and wife Rebecca of Pine Bluff; Donald Ivan Lemons, Darrell Valik Lemons and Joshua Nikita Lemons all of Grapevine; Parents, Bobby and Onita Lemons of Brush Creek; Brothers, Troy and wife Donna Kay Lemons of Texarkana, Texas; David and wife Karen Lemons of Donaldson; Sisters, Yvonne and husband Joe Fuell of Prattsville; Donna Linn and husband Ronnie Hardin of Donaldson; Mother-in-law, Mary McJunkins, one grandson, Ryan Lemons of Pine Bluff; brothers and sisters-in-law, Mike and Danya McJunkins of Brush Creek; Richard McJunkins of Leola; Wanda and Mark Baldwin of Malvern and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Saturday, May 25, 2013 at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. Terry Williams and Bro. Ronnie Hardin officiating. Burial will follow at Brush Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 34, Sheridan, AR 72150. Pallbearers are Lloyd Rook, Chet Johnson, Dale Garlin, Jared Hardin, Joe Fuell, Jr., Leonardo Conde’, Alex Bradford, Conner Lemons, Tristan Lemons and Collin Lemons. Honorary pallbearers are the men of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.