Adrein Gregory “Greg” Land, 49, passed away Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013 at Springdale.
He was born Aug. 10, 1964, in Westminster, Calif., to Otto Adrein Land and Gara King Land.
Greg was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Benton. He was a 1983 graduate of Benton High School, where he lettered in football and track. Greg was voted outstanding athlete his senior year.
Beginning a long career with the railroad at the age of 19 in Atlanta, Texas, he also worked in Alabama and Arkansas for Rail Switching Services and Arkansas Missouri Railroad. Greg enjoyed hunting, fishing, spending time with family and friends, and playing with his little dog, Sweet Pea.
Greg is survived by his son, Keaton Land of Little Rock; his parents, Otto and Gara Land of Benton; his sister, Katie Land of Carencro, La.; and a special friend, Sandra Green of Springdale.
A graveside memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Hunnicutt Cemetery, 3798 Moss Road in Benton, with the Rev. Carlton Cross and the Rev. Jerry Whitley officiating.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13 at Ashby Funeral Home.
Online guest book: http://www.ashbyfuneralhome.com .