Mr. Charles Edward Kemp was born on Sunday, July 16, 1967 son of Danny Kemp and Mary Thomas. He died Thursday, June 30, 2011 at the family residence at the age of 43 years 11 months and 14 days. He was born and lived his lifetime in Trumann. Mr. Kemp was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Whitney Paige Kemp.
Survivors include his wife, Vickie Kemp of Trumann; one son, Charles Kemp Jr. and one step-son, Chris Chaffin both of Trumann; two daughters, Autumn Marie Kemp and Savannah Gail Kemp and one step-daughter, Heather Chaffin all of Trumann; parents, Danny Kemp of Harrisburg and Mary Thomas of Trumann; one brother, Gary Kemp and one step-brother, Cary Barker both of Harrisburg; and two grandchildren, Brayden Scott Hensley and Jayce Cameron Hensley.
Graveside service will be Friday morning at 11:00 a.m. in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery, with Sister Shelby Shelton officiating. Burial will be in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro, Ark. with Thompson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be Gary Campbell, Josh Campbell, Chris Chaffin, Brian Mooneyham, Cary Barker, and Gary Kemp.
Honorary pallbearers will be Scotty Jones and Lloyd Jones.
Visitation will be Friday morning from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann, Ark.
An online register book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net