Spec. Dennis R. McGinnis III, ARANG

Region 8 Hero

Spec. Dennis McGinnis
Arkansas Army National Guard

Specialist Dennis R. McGinnis III is a member of Company A of the 875th Engineering Battalion of the Arkansas Army National Guard. The 875th is on active duty, now training in Fort Lewis, Wash., in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

He is the wife of Tracey J. McGinnis. His has three children: Candace Watkins, Trever McGinnis, and Matthew McGinnis. He is the son of Dennis and Latrisha McGinnis. He has a brother, Jeff, and a sister, Tracy.

"Dennis you are the love of my life and the light in our children's eyes. You mean so much to many people. We miss you and think of you everyday. You will always be our Hero. Come home soon."

--- Tracey McGinnis