Lynn Eagle Jr.


STAR CITY — Lynn Cavanaugh Eagle, Jr., 93 of Star City, died Wednesday at Lincoln Heights Healthcare in Star City. He was born September 30, 1919 at Beaver’s Corner in Lonoke to the late Lynn C. Eagle and Gertrude Eagle Haller. He was a member of First Baptist Church at Grady and a lifetime honorary member of Grady Hunting Club at Big Island. He loved hunting, fishing, gardening and mowing the yard. He was a retired farmer.

Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by a son; Charles L. Eagle and siblings; JW Eagle, Patrick Eagle, Earnest Eagle, Herchel Eagle, Vernon Haller, Harold Haller and Vickie Haller Gregory.

Survivors include his wife of 73 years; Marie A. Granhert Eagle of Star City, one daughter; Carolyn J. Eagle Shepherd and husband Troy, daughter-in-law; Edith Eagle, all of Star City, two sisters; Floy Eagle Haller and Juanita Haller Sims, four grandchildren; Terry (Carol) Eagle, Thomas Eagle, Keith (Amy) Shepherd, Tammy Shepherd (John) Powell and six great-grandchildren; Brad Eagle, Hannah Williams, Curtis and Carly Shepherd and Grayce and Allie Powell.

Funeral Services are 2:00 p.m. Friday at Griffin Funeral Chapel with Bro. Tim Forman officiating. Visitation is 1-2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial at Drake Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Paul Moore, Vic Harper, Shawn Harvey, Charlie Cole, Ronald McEntire, Rusty Smith, Ronnie Sims and David Rochelle. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Grady Hunting Club at Big Island.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online obituary at www.griffinfuneralservice.net.