Larry Sipes


Larry G. Sipes, 64, of Pine Bluff, died Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

He was born June 4, 1949 in Pine Bluff, son of Lincoln G. and Helen Roberts Sipes.

Larry was reared and received his early education in Pine Bluff, graduating from Pine Bluff High School in 1968.

He owned and operated Armor Locksmith for many years. From 2005 until 2013, Larry worked as the skilled trade supervisor at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Larry was preceded in death by his first wife, Brenda Sipes; his parents; two sisters, Jean Davenport and Erma McLarrin; and three brothers, Richard Sipes, James Sipes and Robert Tucker.

Survivors include his wife, Sheri DeJarnette Sipes of Pine Bluff; daughter, Melanie Lunsford of White Hall; brother, L.C. Sipes of White Hall; two sisters, Jane Jacobs of Pine Bluff and Margie Rushing of Watson Chapel; two grandchildren, Conner Lunsford and Cayley Hollowell, both of White Hall; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Tuesday, March 11, 2014 in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson & Son with Richard Myhand officiating. Visitation will be Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Robinson’s.

Online register: www.ralphrobinsonandson.com