Loving father, Bobby G. Vestal, 80, of North Little Rock, died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2011.  

Bobby was born May 6, 1930, in the Saltillo Community to the late Cecil M. Vestal and Vida Walls Stephens. 

He is also preceded in death by wife, Mary (Noe) Vestal; stepfather, Sherman Stephens; and grandson, Christian McLemore.  

Mr. Vestal was retired from Teletype, after 33 years of service. He was a member of the United Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Telephone Pioneers, and he was a long-time member of Oak Bowery Baptist Church. 

Bobby is survived by children, Ginger Huffman (Ed) of Maumelle, Teresa Smith of Maumelle, Debbie Proctor of Mustang, Okla., Kenny Vestal (Sue) of Conway, Donna Bryant of Sherwood and Diana Watkins (Steve) of Guy; siblings, Tommy Vestal of North Little Rock and Bessie Speights of Conway; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and loving companions, Misti and Friskie.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. today at Griffin Leggett Funeral Home, 1751 Dave Ward Drive, Conway, 327-5000.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Oak Bowery Baptist Church in Conway, with Bro. Mike Collier and the Rev. Tim Nolan officiating.  

Burial will follow in Oak Bowery Cemetery.  

Pallbearers will be Mike Meeks, Jeremy Glover, Michael Bryant, Blake Watkins, Josh Meeks and Jason Loyed.  

Honorary pallbearers will be Don Bradford, J P Flynn, Mickey Meeks, Bailey Meeks and Tony Vestal.  

Online guest book: www.griffinleggettconway.com