Melvin Whitley, 83, of Malvern passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2022.
Melvin is survived by his wife, Betty Lou Helms Whitley; sons, Terry Whitley (Theresa) of the Reyburn Community and Wayne Whitley (Kim) of Maumelle; daughter, Tami Murphy (Ken) of El Dorado; brother, Herman Whitley of Bismarck; sisters, Louise Hancock of Hot Springs and Melba Buck (Pete) of Caney; sister-in-law, Shirley Whitley of Caney; grandchildren, Stephanie Honold (Zack), Kristen Wilson (Ryan), James Whitley, Tyler Whitley, Zach Whitley, Chance Murphy (Sage), Clay Murphy (Taylor), Colby Murphy (Madison Hightower) and great-grandchildren, Caden Honold, Rhett Wilson, Ruby Wilson, Roman Murphy, Noah Murphy, Chloe Murphy and Jack Murphy.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 15 from 6:00-8:00pm at Regency Funeral Home.
Services will be on Thursday, June 16 at 10:00am at Regency Funeral Home. Burial, Caney Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Zack Honold, Ryan Wilson, James Whitley, Chance Murphy, Clay Murphy and Colby Murphy. Honorary pallbearers will be Zach Whitley, Tyler Whitley, CB&W Hunting Club members.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Second Baptist Church Food Pantry, 210 West Mill Street, Malvern, AR 72104.
Arrangements, Regency Funeral Home. Guestbook, regencyfuneralhome.com.