of Big Flat, AR
January 5, 1934 - January 17, 2020
Arlis Green, age 86 of Big Flat, Arkansas passed from this life on Friday, January 17th, 2020 at The Waters of Mountain View in Mountain View, Arkansas. He was born in Fifty-Six, Arkansas on January 5th, 1934 to Erman Green and Clora Southard Green.Arlis attended the Big Flat Assembly of God Church. He owned a heading mill in Kansas for many years where he made staves for whiskey barrels. After moving back to Arkansas he worked in the timber industry and was a farmer. He enjoyed deer hunting, fishing and playing softball which he continued to do until his 80's. Arlis loved all children, whether his own or someone else's. His greatest joy came from spending time and playing with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. His family meant the world to him and they will greatly miss his strong presence in their lives.Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Rosie Lea Balentine Green of Big Flat; his children, Rick Green (Jayne) of Little Rock, Mark Green of Big Flat and Karen Martin (Marty), also of Big Flat; grandchildren, Courtney Wilkins (Billy Joe) of Lutherville, Kyle Green (Kaci) of Clarksville, Cody Green (Lindsay) of Prairie Grove, Corey Green (Ashley) of Dacula, GA, Brittany Clark (Tyler) of Harrison and Baylea Martin (Spencer) of Bergman; great-grandchildren, Josie, Abby, Mayci, Jaylea, Kinley, Karsyn, Kamron, Ty, Marlea and Copeland;sisters, Mary Eagle of St. Louis, MO, Pearl Kelley of High Ridge, MO, Anita Chalk of White Pigeon, MI and Ermadean Price of Mountain View; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Hale Mitchell (Bonnie) of Mountain View; and many other family and friends who will mourn his passing.Arlis is preceded in death by his parents, Erman and Clora Green; his siblings, Henry Green, Beatrice Diffey, Lucky Green, Delmar Green, Lou Long, Ulis Green and Jean Barham.Funeral services for Arlis will be 2:00 PM Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 at Big Flat Assembly of God Church with Bro. Darin Holliman officiating. Special music will be performed by Sonja Wilson and Kayla Holliman. Burial will be in Big Flat Cemetery. Bearers will be Kyle Green, Cody Green, Corey Green, Billy Joe Wilkins, Tyler Clark, Spencer Woods and Marty Martin.
My dad was Carl Lawrence, he worked for Arlis for many years, friends even longer.so sorry for your loss, prayers. Sally (Lawrence) McGrew
Rick, we are so very sorry to hear this news. We will keep you in our prayers. So glad your mom has you to help during her loss. You were a good son and I am sure your dad was very proud of you.
I wish we could've made the trip down. So very sorry for your loss. Arlis will be missed alot. Arlis and Grandpa can go hunting again now and probably are right now . Hugs to you all.
Mark & family,So sorry to hear of the passing of your father. Although we never had the pleasure to meet him, we know how special he was to have been the father of our precious friend, Mark, who we both worked with for several years at Calico Rock High School. Our prayers for peace & comfort are with you at this hard time. God Bless. Love, Rachel & Scott
My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Dear Rosie and Family I’m so sorry to learn of the passing of Arliss. Although it’s been 50 or more years since I’ve seen you, you all have been thought of frequently. My prayers for you are that you can take comfort I knowing you will be together again. Kay(Floyd &Joyce Balentine’s daughter)
Karen - I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family will continue to be in my prayers.
So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts.
Sorry to hear about Arlis he was a good friend he will be missed. Prayers.
So sorry for your loss, praying for you all.
Ben and I are so very sorry for your loss. Arlis will be missed by all who knew him. Thoughts and prayers are with the family.
My thoughts and prayers are with the family!
I'm so sorry for your loss and the family are very much in my prayers.
Sorry for your loss sending prayers to each of you
I am so sorry for your loss. I did not know Arlis but I know his daughter Karen and she is a wonderful person. Her daddy had to be the same way for his children to be so kind and loving. My thoughts and prayers are with each one of you during this time. Just remember he is just a thought away. and you now have a guardian angel in Heaven to watch over you.