Jimmy Pickens


STAR CITY - Jimmy Pickens, 71 of Star City, died May 22, 2014. He was born December 13, 1942 in Dumas, Arkansas.

Survivors are his wife, Gladys Pickens, one son, Jimmy K. Pickens, three daughters, Sheila (Greg) Gillespie, Frances (Rodney) Spivey and Joni (Steven) Kesterson, four brothers, Roger Pickens, Paul Pickens, Gordon Pickens and Frank Pickens, four sisters, Faye Abbott, Betty Chambliss, Debbie Bates and Libby Chambliss, six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Visitation held 5-7 p.m., Saturday May 24, Griffin Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral held 3 pm, Sunday, May 25, Bethel Baptist Church, burial in Dark Corner Cemetery. Memorials: Bethel Baptist Church or American Heart Association. Arrangements are by Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas, Arkansas.