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Eric Jon Vernon

July 23, 1965 — January 10, 2023



Eric Jon Vernon, 57, of Benton, Arkansas passed away January 10, 2023.  He was born July 23, 1965 in Kansas to Vivian and Donna (Fager) Vernon.

Eric loved his family.  His grandchildren were his pride and joy.  He had a big heart and was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather.  Most importantly, Eric loved God.  Eric’s favorite place to be was at the beach.  He always dreamed of owning beach front property.  Eric was loud and happy and was always the life of the party.  He had a great sense of humor and enjoyed playing tricks on family members. 

Preceding Eric in death are his parents, Vivian and Donna Vernon.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife, Kimberly Vernon; children: Seanna (Nelson), David, Jason (Kristi), and Alisa Gavin, Cheynne (Andrey); grandchildren:  Konner, Macy, Jason, Aiden, Haylee, Ella, Nelson, Sawyer, Maverick, and Cecelia; Brother: Ross Vernon and sister Connie Handle. and many family members and friends who love Eric and will miss him always.

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