Joe Calvin Straw

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“Thanks for being my Valentine. I love you. I miss you, daddy. ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: Stephanie - Little Rock, AR

“Stephanie, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. My prayers are with you and your family. God bless Chris ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: Chris Wadsworth - Little Rock, AR

“Please accept my heartfelt condolences for your loss. I wish that I were not so far away at this time. With caring thoughts, Peace, prayers and...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Noretta Lawrence - FL

“So sorry for the loss of your dad. Will be praying for you and your family. ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: Marilyn Anglin - AR - Friend

“Hi, Shannon, Shelley, Stepanie, So sorry for you loss. I have such fond memories of your dad. He was a great person. Love, Kamp and Loyda Ross ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Loyda Ross - Jacksonville, AR

“Stephanie, I know I never met your dad, but he did a great job raising you and seems like a classact guy. I'm very sorry for you and ur family's loss. ”
6 of 19 | Posted by: Chad Lilly - Little Rock, AR

“My children, words could never express the pain I feel in my heart at a time like this. I ache for you and the loss you are feeling. May you endure...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Valdean Bailey - Little Rock, AR

“xStephanie - I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. Please know we will be thinking about you and praying for you during this time. Rory ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Rory Tipton

“Stephanie, I am so sorry for your loss and am here if you need anything. Praying for comfort and peace for you and your family. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Shannon Adkison - Hot Springs, AR

“I'm so sorry for your loss! I will keep you and your family in my prayers, just know you're not alone. Stay strong, the pain will ease with time. ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: Courtnie Stubbs - Sheridan, AR

“I am so sorry for you loss Stephanie. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love , Amy ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: Amy Henjum - Bryant, AR - friend

“Will keep your family in my prayers, stay strong. ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Eric Pacheco

“So sorry for your loss I will be keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: ana thomas-hestes - AR - friend

“Stephanie I am sorry to learn of the loss of your father. I know this is a difficult time for you and your family, but be assured that you are...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: James Brantley - Raleigh, NC

“Stefanie, On behalf of CBC Shreveport, I wanted to extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family at the loss of your father. May God bless...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Braden Ash - Shreveport, LA

“Your family is in my prayers, prayers for comfort and peace. ”
16 of 19 | Posted by: Lisa Shubert - Little Rock, AR

“I am very sorry for your loss and will keep you in my thougths and prayers. I have been down this road as you know. It is hard, but know that he is...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Beverly Johnson - Little Rock, AR

“Stephanie- My thougths and prayers are with you and your family. May you find comfort and peace as you go through this difficult time. Sandy ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Sandy Haner - Overland Park, KS

“Sorry for your loss. Kristen ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Kristen Hadley - Fort Worth, TX


Joe Calvin Straw, 74, of North Little Rock, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012. He was retired from ADT after 40 years of service, served in the U. S. Navy and was a member of Amboy Baptist Church. Joe was a great Christian role model and a witness to all he encountered. He was a kind and gentle-hearted man with a wonderful sense of humor who enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking and gardening.
He is survived by his son, Shane Straw (Connie) of North Little Rock; three daughters, Shannon Adams (Matthew), Shelly Quick (Charles M.) and Stephanie Straw all of Little Rock; six grandchildren, Devon, Dylan, Abigail, Oliver, Eleanor and Dexter; sister, Vicki Straw (Sylvia) of San Antonio, Texas; sister-in-law, Mary Beth Straw and several beloved nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Everett and Florence Straw and brother, Carl Straw.
Memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans (DAV), 2200 Fort Roots DR. #65, North Little Rock, AR., 72114.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m., Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church in North Little Rock. Burial will be in Edgewood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Thursday at North Little Rock Funeral Home, 1921 Main St., 758-1170. Online obituary and guest registry at www.nlrfh.com.

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