Ishmael "Ish" Edmond McCray III

of Benton, AR

June 7, 1951 - October 7, 2021

Ishmael (Ish) Edmond McCray III passed away on October 7, 2021 at the age of
70. He was born June 7, 1951 in Little Rock to the late I.E. ''Eddie'' McCray Jr.
and LaNelle (McNeil) McCray.
He was a graduate of Benton High School and attended Arkansas State
University. Known as ''Big Daddy'' to his grandchildren, he was a loving husband,
father, and grandfather.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Mickey
McCray and cousin, Jack McCray Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Jan McCray; son, Ish McCray IV; two daughters,
Heather York (Paul) and Holly Holt (Billy); three grandchildren, Jaycee and Jarad
York, and William Holt; and two cousins, Kevin McCray and Kristy Tellez.
Visitation will be from 12:00-2:00 P.M. Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at Roller
Ballard Funeral Home in Benton (501-315-4047) with a graveside service to
follow at Rosemont Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Joe Brumley, Denny
Dyer, Kenny Hall, Chris Moore, Jim Ed Stilwell, and Jeff York.

Service Information
Roller-Ballard Funeral Home
306 S. Main
Benton,  AR 72015
10/12/2021 at 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M.
Graveside Service
Rosemont Memorial Park
1010 Military
Benton,  AR 72015
10/12/2021 at 2:00 P.M.

Obituary Provided By:
Roller-Ballard Funeral Home
306 S. Main
Benton, AR  72015