Mr. Jeremy Bryan Pollard of Newport, Arkansas, departed this life on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at the age of 38. He was born October 11, 1979 in Newport, the son of Jerry Hayden “Duck” and Virginia “Ginger” (Holt) Pollard.
Jeremy was a pipeline welder, who enjoyed woodworking, fishing, and hunting. His greatest love was spending time with his children. He was a graduate of Cord- Charlotte High School, and obtained a welding and fabrication degree from Black River Vo-Tech.
Jeremy was preceded in death by his father, Jerry “Duck” Pollard; his maternal grandfather, Thurman Ray Holt; and his paternal grandparents, Robert and Opal Pollard.
He is survived by his mother, Ginger (Holt) Pollard of Tuckerman; two daughters, Karlie Grace Pollard and Katie Rae Pollard, both of Southside; one sister, Tanya Emory of Tuckerman; his grandmother, Elizabeth Holt of Newport; one niece, Taya Emory of Tuckerman; special friend, Heather Fenters of Tuckerman; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Friends may visit at the funeral home, Friday evening, 5:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116-7023
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home.