David Worthen


RISON — David R. Worthen, 64, a resident of Rison, died Friday, March 9, 2012, at his home in Rison.

Born March 5, 1948, he was a son of Hubert and Christine Robinson Worthen.

Mr. Worthen was reared and received his early education in Pine Bluff, attending Dollarway High School. He was a master automobile air conditioning repair man. Mr. Worthen owned and operated Dave’s Auto Service. He was an avid hunter.

Mr. Worthen was preceded in death by his father; one brother, Michael Worthen.

Survivors include his mother, Christine Worthen of Jefferson; best friend, Tonia Worthen of Pine Bluff; three daughters, Julie Worthen Barber of Greenbrier, Haley Worthen of Jonesboro, and Tess Calhoun of White Hall; one grandson, Trenton Allred of White Hall; one brother, Bruce Worthen of Jefferson; one sister, Tara (James) Best of Jefferson.

The visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday, March 12, 2012, at Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2012, in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson with Reverend Henri Pote officiating. Burial will follow in Phillips Cemetery by Ralph Robinson & Son.

Online register at: www.ralphrobinsonandson.com