Virgil T. Thurman Jr., 92, of Warren, died on January 28, 2016 at Chapel Woods Nursing Home.

He was a retired millwright for Barnes Brothers in Hamburg and Georgia Pacific in Crossett and a U.S. Army veteran. He attended the Kingdom Hall in Warren.

Mr. Thurman was born on October 26, 1923 in Kingsland and was the son of the late Virgil Thurman and Elma Saelor Thurman.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lena Louise Thurman, and sisters, Ellene Huffman and Pauline Durham.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Marty Forrest and Christina of Warren; a daughter Carolyn Jacobs of Crossett; two grandchildren, William Forrest and April Peek; and a great-grandchild, Collin Peek.

A graveside service will be held on January 30, at 1:30 p.m. at Union Hill Cemetery with Josh Nichols officiating.