Robert L. "R.L." McComas, 73, of Ash Flat died May 16, 2004, at Arkansas Central Medical Center.
Born April 21, 1931, in Clay County, he was the son of Madge Prevo McComas and Robert L. McComas.
He was employed by a water company.
Survivors include a son, Rick McComas of Ash Flat; two daughters -- Vickie Oyler of Highland and Brenda Rose of Cherokee Village; four brothers, Robert E. McComas of Ash Flat, Henry McComas of Monette, Ark., Raymond McComas of Leachville, Ark., and Orville McComas of Panama City, Fla.; two sisters, Linda McCarty of Hardy, and Glenda Smith of Leachville, Ark.; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joy Alline Walker McComas, who died Sept. 20, 1997; a son, Randy L. McComas; and a daughter, Diane McComas.
The funeral was May 19 at Heath Oak Hill Chapel with Floyd Rikard and Marty McComas officiating. Burial was in Greene County Memorial Gardens at Paragould.
Arrangements were under the direction of Heath Funeral Home of Hardy.
Memorials are preferred to Eastern Ozarks Home Health and Hospice, 120 Hospital Drive, Box 7, Cherokee Village, AR 72529.