Billy Ray Kinder, 69, of Brookland, Ark., died Monday, Nov. 28, 2011, at the NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Sept. 2, 1942, at Charleston, W. Vir., he was the son of the late Isom and Melvina Kinder. Mr. Kinder was retired from the United States Navy after 30 years of service and 15 years of civil service. He enjoyed bowling and spending time with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Vicky Kinder of the home, and one daughter, Taryn Roberts of Norfolk, Vir.
Mr. Kinder was preceded in death by his parents.
The family has requested a private service and burial under the direction of Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Ark.