Monte Wayne McTyre, 63, of the Locke community died Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, in Mountainburg. He was born June 22, 1950, in Fort Smith. He was of the Baptist faith, police officer and a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War.

He was survived by two sons, Jeremy McTyre of Fort Smith and Chris McTyre of Muldrow; his mother, Alma Faye McTyre of the Locke community; two brothers, Ricky McTyre of the Locke community and Rande McTyre of Fort Smith; and four grandchildren.

Memorial service with military honors will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith under the direction of Lewis Funeral Chapel in Fort Smith.

Memorials may be made to Locke Freewill Baptist Church, 11350 N. U.S. 71, Mountainburg, AR 72946.