He was born March 31, 1934 in Lunsford to the late Boyd and Cora Massey McMasters. He retired from Lincoln Manufacturing and attended Trumann Revival Center. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather who loved his LORD, family and baseball.
He is survived by his wife, Patsy McMasters; his children, Kathy Pratt (Harlan) and Pam Baine all of Huntsville, AL and Steve McMasters of Bay; a sister, Lula McMasters of Bay; five grandchildren- Jessica Chaffin (Andy), Jay Pratt, Patrick Baine, Derek McMasters and Kyle McMasters; three great-grandchildren, Raegan McMasters, Mia McMasters and Bryce Chaffin.
He was also preceded in death by ten brothers and sisters.
A celebration of his life will be 2:00 pm. Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Gregg-Langford Bookout Funeral Home with Frankie Hardwick and Jimmy McMasters officiating. Burial will follow at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery.
Family will receive friends from noon until time of service at the funeral home at 300 W. Matthews Ave in Jonesboro.
Lasting memorials may be sent to Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House.