Helping Families and Friends Honor Their Loved One

James “Rusty” Dorris, Sr., age 59

James “Rusty” Dorris, Sr., of North Little Rock, Arkansas passed away September 13, 2022 at the age of 59. He was born in Little Rock, Arkansas April 1, 1963 to the late James A. Dorris and Josephine M. Korte.

Rusty enjoyed fishing, deer hunting, and spending time with his kids and grandsons. He was a natural comedian and the best dad his kids could ask for.

Rusty is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his daughter Kortney DeRouen of North Little Rock, AR; son James Dorris, Jr. (Sonia) of Misawa AB, Japan; grandsons Daniel and Jackson DeRouen of North Little Rock, AR; sister Suzette Schmidt of Fulshear, TX; sister Karen Kennedy (Ron) of Dousman, WI; brother Hubert Dorris of El Paso, AR; sister Mary Lichti of North Little Rock, AR; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins that loved him very much.

The family will host a memorial service at a later date.

Arrangements by A Natural State Funeral Service. 501-982-3400.


  • Vicki Junkin Posted September 14, 2022 1:21 PM

    You’ll be missed my casino, fishing friend. Love to the family

  • Roy Gibson Posted September 14, 2022 1:36 PM

    Prays go out to all the Dorris family members for the loss of their loved one.

  • Dewayne Billings Posted September 16, 2022 7:11 PM

    Sending our prayers and love to the Dorris family. You will be missed my friend.

  • Rusty and Sheila Fortner Posted September 16, 2022 8:57 PM

    So sorry for your loss. Love and prayers.

Sign Guestbook

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

A Natural State Funeral Service & Crematory