Ed Erp, 61 of Magazine passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018 in Magazine.

He was born on Dec. 8, 1956 in Fort Smith to his parents, Billy Erp and Carol (Maxwell) Dempsey. He served in the United States Army and was a welder.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Billy Erp and Carol (Maxwell) Dempsey.

He is survived by his wife of 21 years, Sue (Armer) Erp of Reklaw, Tex.; three sons, Lucas Erp of Magazine, Tommy Erp of Lavaca and Adam Erp of Magazine; two step daughters, Missy Shanklin of Baton Rouge, La. and Laura Brooks of Reklaw, Tex.; one step son, Jason Harris of Fayetteville; one sister, Karen Ray of Alma; one brother, Mike Erp of Magazine; 18 grandchildren; four great grandchildren.

Memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., on Monday, March 12, 2018 at Roller Funeral Home Chapel in Paris. Burial of cremated remains will be held at Bluff View Cemetery in Magazine at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/paris