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BILL GORDON SINGLEON

October 22, 2018 GMT

BILL GORDON SINGLETON, 75, of North Little Rock, Arkansas, passed away October 16, 2018. Born in Kenova, West Virginia, to the late Paul and Elsie Atkins Singleton, he was a Vietnam veteran, honorably discharged from the U.S. Army as a Sergeant First Class. His passion was serving God. He retired as pastor of Liberty Fellowship Church, began the Amboy Food Pantry in North Little Rock, counseled students, worked in the prison ministry and was very community minded. He was also a professional wrestler known as the “Masked Medic.” He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Virginia Haynes Singleton; sons, Frank Kevin Singleton (Tina) of Cabot, Arkansas, Paul Todd Singleton (Leslie) of Sherwood, Arkansas, Darin Scott Key (Elizabeth) of North Little Rock and Stacy Duane Key (April) of Apache, Oklahoma; daughters, Susan Annette Pay (Bill) of Cabot and Holly Melissa Clark (Walker) of Little Rock; and sister, Sheila Lyn Parker of West Virginia. He is also survived by twelve grandchildren, Courtney Clark (Brittney), Melissa Lemay, Nichole Singleton, Lorin Furman (Tony), Shane Dreher, Stephanie Singleton, Hunter Clark, Amanda Williams, Sheldon Key, Payten Taylor, Shelby Nash and Coryanne Morgan; eleven great-grandchildren, Emma, Michael, Maddie, Blake, Sophia, Karson, Madden, Ayden, Hunter, Ainslee and J.P.; and two nephews, Joseph “Joe” Parker (Chrissie) and Ron Haynes (Shelly). Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 21, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Little Rock Funeral Home, 8801 Knoedl Ct. (NW corner I-630 and Barrow Road). Services will be Monday, October 22, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home, officiated by Brother Ray Williams, Brother Keith Lape, Pastor Tony Minick and Janet Ward. Interment with military honors will be Tuesday, October 23, at 10 a.m. at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gideons International, one’s favorite food pantry or charity. Arrangements by Little Rock Funeral Home, 501-224-2200. Mr. Singleton’s online guestbook may be signed at www.littlerockfuneralhome.com.