J.C. Corley, 79, of Paris, Arkansas, died Friday, June 16, 2017, at his home. He was born August 20, 1937, in the Cox Valley community in Logan County to the late Doyle Raymond Corley and Geneva (Bynum) Corley. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Reva Jean (Arment) Corley; two daughters, Dana Crane and Diana Schortner; one son, J.C. Corley, Jr.; and two grandchildren.


J.C. was a retired truck driver, served in the U.S. Navy, and he was of the Pentecostal faith.


Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 21st, at Brotherton Funeral Home Chapel in Paris, with the Rev. Scott Quick officiating. Burial will be at Paint Rock Cemetery, located south of Paris, under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home in Paris.


He is survived by two sons, Darin Corley and wife Cecilia of Lockwood, Missouri and David Corley and wife Paula of Paris; his former wife of four years, Linda White of Paris; ten grandchildren and thirty great-grandchildren.


Pallbearers will be Darin Corley, Darin Leon Corley. Jr., Dustin Randolph Corley, Allen Jackson, Steven Crane and Hooter Crane.


Family visited with friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday night at the funeral home.