Born 10-28-1987 -- Died 12-17-2005
Thomas Arthur (T.J.) Pleasant Jr., was born Oct. 28, 1987, in Mountain Home, Ark. He died Dec. 17, 2005, at the age of 18 years.
T.J. was a senior at the Salem High School. He was a member or active in various clubs and organizations.
He was dearly loved and will be missed by all.
Survivors include his parents, Tom and Raylene Pleasant Sr., of Salem; brother, Chase Pleasant of Salem; a sister, Maggie Pleasant of Salem; grandparents, Clifford and Margaret Pleasant of Salem, and Raynell Smith of Anthony, Texas; great-grandmother, Opal Smith and family of El Paso, Texas; great-great-grandfather Robert Smith of Anthony, Texas; aunts and uncles, Pam Bryant and family of Salem, Cliff Pleasant Jr. and family of Salem, and Lana Brown and family of Sunray, Texas; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Kenneth Dunlap.
Funeral services were held Dec. 22 at Salem First Baptist Church in Salem with Bro. John Hodges officiating.
Interment was in the Salem Cemetery in Salem, Ark., with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem.
Pallbearers were Amanda Amudnsen, Monica Guajardo, Kenneth Eldried, Jeb Ellis, Zach Branscum, Carrie Johnson, K.C. Moss, Jimmy Winget, Jenny Neal and Nicki Lundry.
Honorary pallbearers were Chase Pleasant, Maggie Pleasant, Trey Pleasant, Clint Pleasant, Josh Bontrager, Lynn Worsham, Janae Robinson, Crystal Daly and Chris Romine.
Memorials preferred to Arkansas Children's Hospital, 800 Marshall Street, Little Rock, AR 72202.