Hulan Russelle Clary, 86, of Monticello, died on September 23, 2015 at Drew Memorial Hospital.

He served in the US Air Force during World War II. He was a retired bricklayer, a Baptist and a member of the VFW and the American Legion.

Mr. Clary was born July 7, 1929 in Lincoln County and was the son of the late Buford A. and Hettie Smith Clary.

Also preceding him in death were his wife, Marcelle Miller Clary; a son, Jimmy Dale Hodges, a stepson, Rufus “Pete” Forrest, Jr.; a nephew, Terry Dane; a niece, Candace Rivers; and a sister, Bettye Dane.

Survivors include three granddaughters, Lea (Steve) Faulkner of Monticello, Tammy (David) English of Monticello and Sandy (Russell) Coulter of Rudy; six great grandchildren, Alex Faulkner, Logan Faulkner, Logan Coulter, Erin Coulter, Bailey English, Sam English; and one great-great grandson, Asher Lennox Faulkner.

Visitation is September 25 from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home in Star City.

Funeral Services will be held on September 26, at 10 a.m. at Griffin Funeral Chapel in Star City with Bro. Larry Wilkerson officiating. Burial will be in Campground Cemetery in Drew County.

Memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice in Monticello.