Robert L. Womack, 78, of Hamburg, died September 23, 2014 at his residence.
Mr. Womack was a police officer, a retired Chief of Police in Osceola, and worked for the Hamburg Street Department. He was the founder of the Osceola Boys Club where he coached baseball and boxing.
He was a former member of the Keiser Full Gospel Church and the Lighthouse Assembly of God Church in Hamburg. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and gardener.
A native of Keiser, Arkansas, Mr. Womack a resident of Hamburg for the past 28 years and a former resident of Osceola.
He is preceded in death by a grandson, Nickie Lee Dailey; a great-granddaughter, Paislee Nicole Womack; his parents, Bandy and Eunice Williams Womack and a brother, Bobby Womack.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Nina Staggs Womack of Hamburg; two sons, Bobby Womack and wife, Dee, of Hamburg and Kenny Womack and wife, Michelle, of Jonesboro; two daughters, Pam White and husband, Benny, of Luxora and Peggy Womack of Monette; four sisters, Shelby Rumbaugh of Osceola; Linda Rogers of Bassett, Shirley Hendrix of Memphis, Tennessee and Peggy Carter of Norman, Oklahoma; 8 grandchildren, Josh Parker, April Porter, Terry Womack, Bob Womack, Mark Robertson, Jr., Brandon Womack, Ken Womack and Dalton Womack; 14 great-grandchildren, Dakota Womack, Jacob Womack, Tyler Porter, Kaleb Porter, Kaleb (Dub) Childress, Easton Parker, James Heath Fleming, Lynlee Womack, Whitleigh Womack, Case Womack, Kacen Kilcrease, Karli Henson, Kyli Henson and Kenzi Johnson and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held September 26 at 2 p.m., at the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home in Hamburg with Bro. Jerry Weathers officiating. Burial will be in the Promise Land Cemetery. Pallbearers are Robert Allen Womack, Terry Wayne Womack, Mark Robertson, Jr., Joshua Lee Parker, Kenneth Dewayne Womack, Dalton Lee Womack and Brandon Cole Womack. Honorary pallbearers are Doyle Book, Travis Wallace and Dane Weindorf.