Roy D. Hanley, 70, of White Hall, Arkansas passed away on April 23, 2023. He was born in Malvern, Arkansas on June 12, 1952, to Robert JT Hanley and Mildred Louise Miller-Hanley.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his sister Francis McCleanhan.
He is survived by his loving wife Billie Jo Ward-Hanley; his children Kasey Jordan (Nick) of Malvern, James Saffell (Ashley of Clarendon, Kenneth Saffell of White Hall, Christal Rae Singleton (Dennis) of St Charles, and Travis Wright of White Hall; his grandchildren Zoe Wells and Jonathon Wells of Malvern, Tyler Bevell of St Charles, Emily Sexton, Michael Saffell, and Cade Saffell of Clarendon; his sister Retha Weems (James) of Haskell; as well as many extended family and many friends.
Roy retired from the Army National Guard and the Arkansas Highway Department. He was very proud of his military career and enjoyed traveling, going to military museums, and any kind of outdoor festivals. He enjoyed traveling so much he started delivering trucks for Dealers. When he wasn’t working, he enjoyed wood working and doing anything with his hands. His greatest love was spending time with his wife and family.
A family hosted Memorial service will be held Saturday May 6, 2023, at 3:00pm at the New Harvest Church located at 9016 US 270 in White Hall, Arkansas.
Arrangements by A Natural State Funeral Service 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400. Online guestbook available at www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com