Created August 27, 2018
This eternal flame burns forever
in remembrance of William Kirk Flanakin
William Kirk Flanakin
December 20,1927-June 6, 2021
William Kirk Flanakin, age 93, of England went to his forever home on June
He was preceded in death by his wife Marjorie Flanakin, his parents R. K.
and Minnie Lee Flanakin, and his son-in-law Randy Krablin.
He was a veteran of the Korean War and also served In the Army and
Navy. He was the electrician for the Good Sam's Club where he was a
member for many years. He retired from AP&L in 1993 after forty-seven
dedicated years of keeping the lights burning in the England community.
He enjoyed traveling in his motorhome seeing the sights of the National
Parks and he loved spending time with his family. He was a loving and
caring husband, father, and papaw to his family.
He is survived by two daughters Denise (Randy) Krablin and Leanne
Flanakin; one son, Bill (Tink) Flanakin; one brother, George (Linda)
Flanakin; eight grandchildren: Justin (Cami) Krablin, Joshua (Kelly)
Krablin, Jacob Ross, Jordan (Haley) Ross, Melody (Andy) Thomas,
Heather (Darren) Johnson, Autumn (Clay) Causey, Kirk (Kayla) Flanakin;
13 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren and a host of
The family would like to thank Dr. Tommy Braswell and the staff at Cavalier
Nursing and Rehab for the excellent care they gave during these last few
Services will be Wednesday, June 9th, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at the Mulberry
Cemetery Chapel. Visitation will be at 1:00 P.M. also at the Mulberry
Cemetery Chapel. Arrangements are being handled by Roller England
Funeral Home (501) 842-3939.
Though He's gone, He is not forgotten.
Though absent, He remains in spirit.
Though once a worker, He now rests.
by The Arkansas Good Sams
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