DECEMBER 11, 2006 - Posted at 7:40 a.m. CST
ROGERS, Ark. (AP) - J.B. Hunt, the founder of the trucking line that carries his name, will be remembered at a funeral service today in Rogers. Hunt had been hospitalized for several days when he died Thursday at Northwest Medical Center in Springdale. The 79-year-old Hunt suffered a blow to the head when he slipped on some ice and fell in a parking lot near his home the previous week.
His funeral is to be held at noon at the Church at Pinnacle Hills in Rogers.