Willie Pamplin

WHITE HALL — Willie Earl Pamplin, 77 of White Hall passed away Saturday, February 8, 2014.

He was born November 30, 1936 in Hamburg, Ark. to the late Herman and Pearl Brown Pamplin.

He retired from the United States Air Force as a Tech Sergeant E-8. Willie was a Mason and attended Seventh Day Adventist.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Melba Prather Pamplin. He is survived by three sons, Willie Eugene and Lloyd Steven Pamplin both of Pine Bluff, and Patrick Wayne Pamplin of Calif.; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister Carrie Dodd of Crossett, Ark.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in Memorial Park Cemetery, Bastrop, La. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Cranford Funeral Home in White Hall (www.cranfordfh.com).