Billy R. Lynch
MOUNTAIN PINE -— Billy Ray “Pat” Lynch, 77, of Mountain Pine, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013.
He was born April 30, 1936, at Hot Springs, the son of the late Ernest Lynch and Elvie Ellen Tucker Lynch.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Lynch; his son, Benjy Lynch; and three brothers, James Lynch, Thomas Lynch and Tucker Lynch.
He attended Mountain Valley Baptist Church where he was active with the Mission Builders, a group who assisted churches and missions with building projects. He also enjoyed gardening.
Survivors include five children and their spouses, Jeannie and Darrell Rigsby, of Fountain Lake, Laquita Drennan, of Malvern, Gail and Ronnie Buttrum, of Mountain Pine, Albert and Janet Mashburn, of Bauxite and Hank and Chris Mashburn, of Mablevale; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; his brother, Walter “Dude” Lynch, of Mountain Pine; three sisters, Lilabelle McGovern, of Oregon, Susie Fryar, of Hot Springs and Rosie Ford, of Fountain Lake; and several nieces and nephews.
Services are 2 p.m. today in the Davis-Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Hot Springs with Brothers Jimmie Scott and Carl Horne officiating.
Interment will be in New Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Ronnie Buttrum, Darrell Rigsby, Tim Hargrove, W.D. Hargrove, Bobby Goins, Greg Ford and Brice Langley.
Guest registry is at http://www.davis-smith.com.