Larry Allen Key, Sr. 64, of Leola died Wednesday, May 27, 2009 in a Little Rock hospital. He was born April 18, 1945 to Nathan Key and Imogene Key Lightfoot in Little Rock, Ark. His favorite pastimes were gardening, fishing, and he loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly Key, of Leola, Ark.; three sons, Larry Allen Key, Jr. and wife of Perkinston, Miss., Jason Nathaniel Key and wife of Senath, Mike Douglas Key of Leola , Ark.; three daughters, Gayla Denise Ward and husband of Derring, Tracy Jean Key of Piggott, Ark., Jeana Marie Conrad and husband of Edwardsburg, Mich.; seven grandchildren, and his father, Nathan Key. One granddaughter, Heather Marie Hansen, preceded him in death.
Services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 30, 2009 at Atkinson Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 29, 2009 at Atkinson Funeral Home. Interment was in in Fairplay Cemetery, Benton, Ark.
Arrangements were under the direction of Atkinson Funeral Home, Malvern, Ark.