Alton "Runt" Drummond, 58, of Caraway, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2002, at his home. He was retired from Monette Missco Implement co., a member of Rivervale Baptist Church, had lived in the Rivervale and Caraway area a lifetime.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy Drummond, of the home; a daughter, Dee Dee Gray of Caraway; a sister, Corina Jones of Caraway, and a brother Oubery Drummond of Pine Bluff; three grandchildren, Raven South, Jona Dixon and J.C. Gray.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, P.B. and Carrie Fires Drummond and two sisters, Beatrice Simpson and Lula Mae Bell, and a brother Carneal Drummond.
The funeral was held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the Gregg Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Vinson officiating. Burial was in Potters Cemetery in Lepanto.
Active pallbearers were Don Staggs, Bradley Huskey, Marvin Huskey, Jim Sparkman, Rick Whaley and Daniel Barrett. Honorary pallbearers were Clayton Simpson and J.E. Huskey.