Edward Carl “E.C.” O’Brien

Monday, November 9, 2020

Edward Carl “E.C.” O’Brien of Trumann departed this life Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro at the age of 68 years and 10 days. He was born Saturday, Oct. 25, 1952, in  Harrisburg and lived in the Trumann area most of his life.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, a retired police officer and of the Christian faith. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ermal and Genny Fike O’Brien; two brothers, Bobby O’Brien, Carvin O’Brien and two sisters, Sue Vixler and Sis McLaughlin.      

E.C. is survived by his wife, Patsy Obrien of the home; three sons, Shane O’Brien, Chad (Angela) O’Brien and Easy O’Brien, all of Trumann; one brother, Gene O’Brien of Batesville; two sisters, Betty Timbs of Trumann and Kay Gregory of Marion; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.       

Memorial Honorable Service will be held Sunday, Nov. 15, at 10 a.m. at 1410 Lester Lane in Trumann.     

Online guest book can be signed at www. thompsonfuneralhome.net.