Joe Calvin Straw, 74, of North Little Rock died Saturday, July 14, 2012. He was retired from ADT after 40 years of service, served in the Navy and was a member of Amboy Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Everett and Florence Straw; and a brother, Carl Straw.

Survivors include a son, Shane Straw and wife Connie of North Little Rock; three daughters, Shannon Adams and husband Matthew, Shelly Quick and husband Charles M. and Stephanie Straw, all of Little Rock; six grandchildren; and a sister, Vicki Straw and her partner, Sylvia, of San Antonio, Texas.

A funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church in North Little Rock. Burial will be in Edgewood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at North Little Rock Funeral Home, 1921 Main St.

The family requests memorials be made to Disabled American Veterans, 2200 Fort Roots Drive, No.65, North Little Rock, AR 72114.

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