John Edward Corballis
John Edward Corballis
  • January 22, 1928 - May 3, 2017
  • Bryant, Arkansas

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John Edward Corballis, 95, of Bryant went to be with the Lord May 3, 2017. He was born on January 28, 1922 to John Edward and Rose Corballis in Jersey City, New Jersey. John was a member of St. Teresa’s Catholic Church and worked as a motor patrol police officer when he lived in Jersey City. John loved to watch football and basketball, he was a big Razorback fan.

John served as a sergeant in the United States Army, he fought in the battles of Northern France, Rhineland and Central Europe. He received the Good Conduct Medal, Victory Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Ribbon and American Theater Ribbon.

John was preceded in death by his parents, two siblings, daughter-in-law; Donna, and grandson; Richard David Corballis, Jr. He is survived by his wife of 61 years; Marcella, four sons; Michael L. Corballis (Cleta), Richard D. Corballis, Tim Corballis, John E. Corballis, Jr. (Roseanne), eleven grandchildren; Angela Dare (Bill), Chris Corballis (Charity), Shannon Corballis, Karen Corballis, Kandi Henderson (James), Judy Heath (Andres), Wendy Higgins, Brandy McDaniel, Kaitlin Corballis, David Corballis, John Corballis, and six great grandchildren; Brett, Maddie and Bella Corballis, Ethan, Evan and Eli Henderson.

A Memorial Mass will be held 9:00 a.m., Saturday, May 13, 2017 at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church, 6219 Baseline Rd, Little Rock, AR 72209. Flowers may be sent to 6 Kanis Creek Place, Little Rock, Arkansas 72223.

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