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Russell G. Dean, age 56

Russell G. Dean, 56, of Jacksonville passed away on October, 4. He was born on January 2, 1965, In Little Rock to the late Ronald Guy and Margaret Dean.

Russell was a very faithful man who loved the lord and attended the McArthur Assembly of God Church for 25 years. He owned Dean’s Automotive and he served lots of people in his neighborhood.

Russell loved cooking, especially for others, hunting, fishing, playing worship music on his guitar, and he had a passion for working on cars since he was a kid.

He was a loving and devoted husband, father, papa, brother, uncle, and friend who will be missed by many.

Russell is preceded in death by his brother Guy David Dean and his twin brother Ronald Gary Dean.

Russell leaves behind his loving wife of 32 years, Tracy Dean; Children, Christina Simcox of Jacksonville, Arkansas, Amanda (Travis Heath) of Spring, Texas; Nephews, Gary Dean, Brian Dean, and one niece Stormy Dean; Grandchildren Nicole Clark and Joshua Clark.

The family will be hosting a service at a later time.

Arrangements are entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400


  • Maria Jones Posted October 7, 2021 3:08 PM

    An awesome friend the deans were ! My prayers and condolences to all

  • Debra Kraemer Posted October 7, 2021 3:50 PM

    He is going to be missed.. Sad to hear of his passing but know he is praising and celebrating with his Lord and Savior.

  • Charlene Colaw Posted October 7, 2021 4:13 PM

    Tracy, you and your kids are in my prayers. I never met Russell but I am so sorry for your loss.

  • Austin Posted October 8, 2021 8:02 PM

    Tracy, I will be praying for you and all the kids. He had tons of love for you and all family he never talked with me without talking about God, You and kids and Grand kids.

  • Mrs. Elders Posted October 8, 2021 10:57 PM

    So sorry for your loss my deepest condolences to you all!! He was a great man!

  • Bob Tanner. Posted October 13, 2021 11:07 AM

    Russell always had a smile on his face when he’d come and visit with us at the old Jacksonville Guitar Center. We shared lots of laughs talking about local restaurants, cars and guitars. Prayers of peace to Tracy and the family.

  • Rodney Perrine Posted November 6, 2021 10:32 PM

    Have known him and his twin for a long time they were very nice people

  • Dawn Upton-Martin Posted November 8, 2021 4:46 PM

    Tracy and family, we are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for you all.

  • Merriam Carmical Posted November 19, 2021 4:46 PM

    May God be with you. With love, John and Merriam.

  • Merriam Carmical Posted November 19, 2021 4:47 PM

    I just wanted to go the family our belated condolences.

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