Ralph Edward Pope, 73, of Ward passed away on March 24, 2019. He was born in Little Rock, Arkansas on January 17, 1946 to the late James Pope and Ora Montgomery-Pope.
Ralph was a loving, father, grandfather, brother and friend. He proudly served in the United States Navy.
He was preceded in death by his siblings Paul Pope, Clarence Pope, Charles Pope, James Pope, Jr., Clifton Pope, Edna Washburn, and Betty Lou Tapp.
Ralph leaves behind his loving wife Ruie Elaine Seigrist-Pope; his children Lisa Ahne of Cabot, Skyler Pope of Ward, Jacob Pope of Ward, Ethan Pope of Ward, Jennifer Parmer of Cabot, Frank Kusler (Michelle) of Tahlequah, Oklahoma, Valerie Jones (Rob) of Shawnee, Oklahoma; his grandchildren Devon Boss, Robert Jones, Kristen Jones, Kourtney Jones, Alexis Rendon, Shelena Rendon, Bricce Cox, Micah Terry, Shawn Kusler, Alex Kusler, Riley Koehler, Shelby Ahne, Benjamin Ahne, Abigail Pope and Charlotte Pope; his siblings Ruby Swofford and Walter Pope as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. He was loved dearly and will be greatly missed.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 11:30 A.M. at A Natural State Funeral Service, Jacksonville, Arkansas with burial at Arkansas Veterans Cemetery, North Little Rock, Arkansas.