Sherman Eugene Creekmore Jr., 81, of Mountainburg passed away on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at a Springdale retirement center. He had a special love for dogs and cats, collected old cars and was an umpire for the Mountainburg High School baseball teams. He was born April 1, 1936, to the late Sherman Creekmore Sr. and Deltha Schultz Creekmore. He also was preceded in death by a sister, Norene Cates.

Funeral service was Jan. 15 at Ocker Chapel of Alma with cremation under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Alma.

Survivors include his sister, Margaret Nolan of Fort Smith; two nieces, Lexie McClain of Morgan Hill, Calif., and Ruth Ogle of Alma; and several cousins.

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