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Gary Travis Stockton

July 18, 1940 ~ August 23, 2019 (age 79)

Obituary

     Gary Travis Stockton, 79, businessman, pilot, jokester, frequent traveler, avid Atlanta Falcons fan, singer, and former Army veteran passed away early in the morning August 23, 2019. Gary was a self-taught computer systems analysts and programming pioneer in the early 80’s. In his leisure time he enjoyed traveling, fishing, playing guitar, and singing country music. He was invited to have guest appearances with legends such as Ernie Ashworth, George Morgan, and Mel Tillis. He once let Marty Robbins play his guitar on the Ralph Emery show in Nashville. A proud moment for him!

     He is survived by Charlotte Stockton, his wife for over 50 years, three daughters, Laura Stacks of Anniston, AL, Julie Justice and her husband Chris, Amanda Beach, and son Greg Stockton and wife Katie, all of Little Rock, AR. 3 siblings, Charles Stockton, Jr. and wife Bobbie, Don Stockton, and Carol Mannon. Gary had 10 grandchildren: Farrah Jane DeBolt, Nicholas Brasili, Lauren Beach, Owen Brasili, Trace Justice, AnnE. Beach, Lauren Amos, Greyson Stockton, Shae Justice, and Landon Stockton. He will be missed by numerous other family and friends.

     In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to: Our House, 302 E. Roosevelt Rd., Little Rock, AR 72206  501-374-7383.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
August 27, 2019

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Smith Sherwood Funeral Home
7700 Hwy 107
Sherwood, AR 72120

Funeral Service
Wednesday
August 28, 2019

11:30 AM
Smith Sherwood Funeral Home
7700 Hwy 107
Sherwood, AR 72120

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
August 28, 2019

Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery
1501 W. Maryland Ave.
North Little Rock, AR 72120

Donations

Our House
302 E. Roosevelt, Little Rock AR 72206
Tel: 1-501-374-7383

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