MAY 21, 1984 – JANUARY 23, 2009

SPRINGDALE, AR – Colby Phillip Curran 24, former Gentry, Arkansas, died January 23, 2009 at his home in Springdale, Arkansas. Born May 21, 1984 in Bentonville, Arkansas to Larry and Lou Ann Phillips Curran. Colby was a graduate of Gentry High School and was a disabled jailer with the Washington County Sheriffs Department. He loved the outdoors and spending time with his girls. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Gentry, Arkansas.

Survivors include his wife Ashley Curran of Springdale, two daughters Amy and Lindsey Curran of the home, his parents Larry and Lou Ann Curran of Gentry, AR., maternal grandmother, June Phillips of Gentry, AR, mother-in-law Danita Dyke of Bentonville, AR, three brothers, Jason and Robert Curran both of Gentry, AR and Larry Curran Jr. of Springdale, AR.

Pallbearers were Wade Fortin, Scott Sharp, Mark Brewer, Lucas Shelly, Erich Kollman, and Buck Whitmill. Honorary pallbearers were Dustin Ash, Michael Luedecke, Geoff Kimball and Eric Dalke.

Funera services were 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 30, 2009 at the First Baptist Church, Gentry, AR with Rev. Lyndle Taylor and Charles Ashcraft officiating. Burial followed at Douglas Cemetery, Benton County, Arkansas. Visitation was from 6-8:00 p.m. Thursday, January 29, 2009 at Wasson Funeral Home, Siloam Springs, Arkansas. A memorial trust fund has been established for Amy and Lindsey Curran’s College Fund at the Decatur State Bank, Gentry Arkansas

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