Jimmy Dale "Jimbo" Harned, 44, of Malvern died Tuesday, August 2, 2011 as a result of a motorcycle accident. He was born November 8, 1966 in Little Rock, was a mechanic and an avid NASCAR fan, deeply devoted to Earnardt Sr. #3! Although "Jimbo", as he was affectionately known, never had any children, he had a tremendous heart for little ones, especially Elijah Williams, who was like a son to him. Preceding him in death are his parents, Loys Edwin Harned and Patricia (Gary) Harned Duggan.
He is survived by his companion, Melinda Russell and her children, Brandon and Ashley Dixson; brothers, Jerry Harned (Rosa), Michael Duggan (Jenn), and Ricky Duggan (Debbie); sisters, Annette Berney (Donn), Charlotte Powell, Barbara Cates (Kim), Julia Linn (Mike), Sandra Palmer, and Donna Null (Rick); ten nieces, eleven nephews, thirteen great-nieces, nine great-nephews, and two dogs, Sugar and Frejah.
Services will be held Friday, August 5th at 11:00 a.m. at Regency Funeral Home in Malvern with Brother Walter Yarbrough officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. prior to the service. Interment will follow at Francois Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Regency Funeral Home.