of Springdale, AR
December 1, 1954 - April 17, 2022
Randy Con Wallis, age 67 of Springdale, Arkansas passed from this life on Sunday, April 17th, 2022, at his home with his wife Jan, his daughter Brook and stepdaughter Charity by his side. Jan was his constant companion and steadfast rock throughout his long battle with cancer. He was born in Marshall, Arkansas on December 1st, 1954, to Connie Gene Wallis and Ruth West Wallis. Randy became a Christian at the age of 14 at a revival at Walnut Grove Missionary Baptist Church. His Uncle Knoful Wallis took him and his cousins, Tim and Kenny, to the revival where all three gave their life to Jesus. Randy had a deep love for the Lord and wanted all to have the same assurance of eternal salvation. He was a member of Elmdale Baptist Church in Springdale, Arkansas, where he taught Sunday school and went on multiple short term mission trips to India. On those trips he had the opportunity to see many come to know Jesus as their own personal Savior. Many friends have also expressed the positive impact he made in their life as he mentored them in their Christian Faith. Randy was a talented craftsman and owner of Narrow Gate Wood Works. Throughout his life he was a frame carpenter, drywall finisher, cabinet maker, wood turner and master craftsman. His work will live on as families live in homes with cabinets and furniture he designed and made, for decades to come.Survivors include his wife of nearly 19 years, Jan Wallis of the home; his daughter, Brook Yarbrough and husband Alan of Marshall; step-children, Charity Jones of Fayetteville, Chad Bennett of Fayetteville and Blake Bennett and wife Tatiana of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Caden Wallis and Bella Yarbrough; step-grandchildren, Abigail Jones, Laney Jones and Samuel Bennett; his mother, Ruth Wallis of Springdale; his siblings, Gail Morton (David) of Fayetteville, Nancy Cummings (Wayne) of Russellville, Tonya McRoberts (Jody) of Spartanburg, SC and Rod Wallis (Kate) of Springdale; and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends who will also mourn his passing. Randy was preceded in death by his dad, Connie Wallis.Funeral services for Randy will be 2:00 PM Saturday, April 23rd, 2022, at Roller-Coffman Chapel in Marshall, Arkansas with Bro. Donnie Horton officiating and Tom Hodges, Matt Benson and John Candanoza speaking. Visitation will be 1:00 PM till 2:00 PM preceding the service. Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery in Marshall, Arkansas. Bearers will be Caden Wallis, Blake Bennett, Chad Bennett, Clay Morton, Nathaniel Cummings and Landen Cummings. Honorary bearers will be Matt Benson, Tom Hodges, Tom Roe, Gene Bennett, Jess Myatt, Darrel Abel, Jerome Ramsey, Tocky Barrett and Godwyn Madhusudan. The family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude to all friends and family who have shown their love and care.In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, American Cancer Society or International Fellowship of Christians and Jews. Please see website: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com for addresses for donations.Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal. 2 Corinthians 4:16-18
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We are so sorry. Sending prayers for the whole family.
Randy was one of the nicest people I have had the good fortune to know. It sadden me that he and his family had to go thru this ordeal. May Our Lord bring his heavenly blessing on Randy and his family.Blessed to have know him.
Your extended family at the Arkansas State Veterans Home offer up our prayers and well wishes to Jan and Randy's loved ones as we see him off on a new adventure with Christ.
Brook, I'm so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers!
God bless this beautiful family as they gather together to say their good bys to their loved one, Randy. He is with the Lord; praise God!
I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for peace and comfort for all his family and friends.
So sorry to hear of Randy’s passing but we know he is rejoicing with the angels now! Prayers for his family.
We are sending our deepest sympathy to Randy’s family and friends. Mike and Randy were in the same class at MHS. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Sorry to hear of your loss. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.
I'm very sorry to hear this. Randy and are double 3rd cousins, always thought a lot of Randy even though only saw each other a few times since we all moved away. My thoughts and prayers are with all his family and friends. may God give you comfort and peace.
Jan, so sorry for your loss. Will be praying for peace for you & family during this difficult time.
Sorry for your loss.
Our heart breaks for you & your family. Many prayers as you all go through this hard time. Love, Chris & Brenda Lee
So sorry for your loss praying for the family 🙏
So sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Our deepest sympathies to all the family at this time. May God give you peace and comfort during this difficult time.
Randy was a good ole boy. We were classmates for the year 1973. He was funny and a joy to be around. He will be missed by all who knew him. Thoughts and prayers for all his loved ones.
Sorry to hear of Randy's passing. Prayers for the family. God Bless.
Praying for you guys.
My thoughts and prayers go out to all the family! Randy was a very special guy!
So sorry for your loss Prayers for the family Bill @ Cindy Ragland
We are so sorry to hear of Randy's passing. He was such a amazing cabinetmaker and great person. We enjoyed working with him and getting to know him. We know from our brief meeting what a loss his passing will be for you all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all
Dear Wayne, Nancy and Family,You in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. However, we rejoice in His Homecoming with Our Lord Jesus Christ. No more pain and suffering for Randy, but Leaving him forever is difficult; our love to you all.