Raymond Hugh Alger, Jr., 55, of Paragould, Ark., died Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould. Born July 14, 1956 in New Hall, Calif., he was the son of the late Raymond and Faye Rolland Alger and had been a long-time area resident. Mr. Alger enjoyed spending time with his sons and grandchildren and working on old cars and Chevy trucks.
He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Mrs. Debbie Alger of the home; three sons, Raymond Hugh Alger III, Patrick Dempsey Alger and Johnny Allen Alger, all of Paragould; one sister, Vonda Moya of Phoenix, Ariz.; six grandchildren; Raymond Hugh Alger IV, Shelby-leigh Nicole Alger, Alyssa Jade Alger, Johnny Allen Alger II, Bentley Dean Alger and Dgostina Earlene Alger.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Alger was preceded in death by one brother, Johnny Dean Alger.
The family has requested private services and interment under the direction of Faith Funeral Services of Manila, Ark.