Berzent Blagg

Berzent Blagg, 88, of Dumas, passed away on April 27, 2020 in Star City.

He was born June 4, 1931 in Maysville, Oklahoma to the late Boscoe and Claudia Weems Blagg.

Mr. Blagg was a member of First United Methodist Church in Dumas. He was a retired farmer who farmed in the Lincoln County area for over 60 years. He served as Lincoln County Judge 1997-2004, was a founding member of Garrett Bridge, Wells Bayou Water Association, Lincoln County Conservation Board. He served in the Arkansas Army National Guard as sargeant first class and was activated in 1957 for the Little Rock Central Nine. He was also a Master Mason, a graduate of Dumas High School and attended the University of Arkansas.

Mr. Blagg was preceded in death by his wife Sue Blagg and daughter Susan Blagg Holthoff.

He is survived by two sons, Kenny Blagg and Kevin (Tammy) Blagg, both of Dumas; a brother, Jimmy (Rosalyn) Blagg of Mountain Home; nine grandchildren, Claudia Holthoff Sullivan, Caroline Holthoff, Victoria Holthoff, John David Blagg, Alison Blagg Deal, Julie, Alexis, Dallas and Macie Blagg; and nine great grandchildren, Isaiah, Blagg, Bo Bassett, Lyla, Lowen, Bear, John Morris, Rosmary and James.

A special thank you to Gena, Mellie and the Dalton Staff for the wonderful love and care they gave to our Dad.

A private graveside service will be officiated by Dr. Tandy Hanson. Memorials may be made to the Susan Blagg Holthoff Scholarship Fund, Delta Area Community Foundation, P.O. Box 894, Dumas, AR 71639 (make payable DACF) or First the United Methodist Church, 230 Court St., Dumas, AR 71639.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Home of Dumas.