Carl Solley, 72, of Van Buren died Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Houston. He was born in Waldron. He was an Army veteran, self-employed in the transportation industry and Baptist.

Funeral was Aug. 4 at Ocker-Putman Funeral Home Chapel.

He is survived by a daughter, Trisha Winter-Jones of Oxnard, Calif; a son, Jim Solley of Spring, Texas; a sister, Winnie Phillips of Poteau; and a grandchild.

Memorials may be made to Sebastian County Humane Society, 3800 Kelley Ave., Fort Smith, AR 72904.