Lemuel Glenn Overton

Lemuel Glenn Overton, 70, of Tillar, passed away on May 31, 2020.

He was born September 21, 1949 in Dermott to the late Herman Edgar Overton and Glynn Millard Overton.

Mr. Overton worked for Terminix Pest Control for 44 years as a manager. He served as the Mayor of Tillar since 2014 and served in the United States Army National Guard. He was a member of McGehee Christian Center.

Mr. Overton enjoyed hunting, fishing and horseback riding. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, David Overton; sister-in-law Annette Overton; and brother-in-law Bob Jones.

Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Shirley Williams Overton of Tillar; son, Lemuel Brent (Miranda) Overton of McGehee; sister, Martha Overton Jones of Crossett; grandchildren, Tristan Grider, Grayson Lemuel Overton and Zayne David Neal Overton; great-grandson, Lemuel Grant Grider.

Graveside memorial services will be held pm Saturday, June 6 at 10 a.m. at Tillar Cemetery with Rev. Ben White officiating.