Donnie Franklin Lafarlett

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Donnie Franklin Lafarlett of Jonesboro departed this life Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021, at the Flo & Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro at the age of 63 years, 3 months and 24 days. He was born Monday, July 14, 1958, in Trumann and lived most of his lifetime in Jonesboro and Trumann area. He was a self employed carpenter and loved to fish. He graduated from Trumann High School. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hubert and Dorothy Carter Lafarlett.      

He is survived by one sister, Kay Trenthem of Osceola; one brother, Gordon Lafarlett and wife Yvonne of Jonesboro; two nieces, Rita (Mark) Gallion and April (Tony) Rocconi; nephew, Jim (Nisa) Trenthem and his significant other, Linda Clark of Jonesboro and her great-grandchildren, Lulabelle and Little Man, that he loved dearly.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5-6 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann. A Celebration of Life will follow at 6 p.m., in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home with Rev. Kenny Guy McMahan officiating. Burial will be private. In compliance with Covid-19 guidelines, a mask or other facial covering is optional.

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