Paul Anthony “Tony” Tarpley, 69, of Pineville, passed from this life on Saturday, September 5, 2015, at his residence in Pineville. Tony was born June 14, 1946 in Belah to the union of his parents, Francis Paul Tarpley and Voncille Windham Tarpley. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 8, at the Belah Cemetery of Trout with Rev. H. P. Tarpley officiating. Interment followed under the direction of Magnolia Funeral Home of Alexandria. He was preceded in death by his father. Survivors include his mother, Voncille Windham Tarpley; daughters, Lissa Tarpley, and Courtney Tarpley; brother, Joe Tarpley and wife Anita of the Belah Community. Pallbearers were Lester Floyd, Jimmy Greer, Terry L. Head, Danny Humphries, Jason Parker and Jack Zeagler.