Danny Rankins, 48, of Van Buren died Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Fort Smith. He was born Sept. 20, 1965, in Fort Smith. He was of the Pentecostal faith.
He is survived by five daughters, Amanda Rankins O’Bar and Danyell Rankins O’Bar, both of Mulberry, Amy Rankins Wilson of Alma and Misty and Destiny Rankins, both of Fort Smith; his parents, Bobbie Linn and Raymond Rankins; four brothers, Ronnie Rankins of Fort Smith, Terry and Kyle Rankins, both of Alma, and Timothy Rankins of Poteau; two sisters, Kendra Rankins of Alma and Katie Rankins of San Antonio; and 11 grandchildren.
Funeral was Dec. 16 at Lewis Funeral Chapel in Fort Smith with interment at Gill Cemetery in Van Buren.
Pallbearers were Timothy Rankins Sr., Timothy Rankins Jr., Kyle and Terry Rankins, Bill Cook, Tim Pruitt and Ricky Moore.