Lee Ervin Tallant, Jr., age 62, a resident of Winthrop, Arkansas died Thursday, June 11, 2015 at Texarkana, Texas.
He was born December 8, 1952 in De Queen, Arkansas. He was a self-employed carpenter and a janitor for Winthrop Schools.
Mr. Tallant was preceded in death by his parents, Lee Ervin, Sr. and Edith Mae Sullins Tallant; and two brothers, Ronald and Billy Tallant.
He is survived by two brothers, Gary Tallant of Winthrop and Dorsey Hensley of Ardmore, Oklahoma; one sister and brother-in-law, Judy and Don Williams of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; one uncle, Freddie E. “Wig” Tallant and a number of nieces, nephews and friends. .
Funeral services for Mr. Tallant will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, June 14, 2015 in the Winthrop Methodist Church with Phil Smith and Audie Dawson officiating.
Burial will follow in the Campground Cemetery under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in De Queen.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Saturday, June 13th at the funeral home.