Our Staff

Staff members of Bishop-King Funeral Home are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff of licensed funeral directors.

Bill Martar (Retired)

Our funeral director, Bill Martar, has been with Bishop-King Funeral Home since 2014 and Bishop Funeral Home Inc. since its inception in 1993. He has been a licensed funeral director for 30 plus years. He was also a licensed pre-need counselor and was a Chicot County Deputy Coroner. Bill was married to the late Mary O’Fallen Martar. They have three daughters, Terry, Vickie and Frankie. They have five grandchildren and host of great grandchildren.

Please feel free to contact us at 870-265-6166 for professional counseling or for pre-arranged services.
We have a 24-hour answering service available.



Skyler King

Phone: 870-265-6166
E-mail: bishopkingfuneralhome@yahoo.com

The owner, Skyler King, is a graduate of Dallas Institute of Funeral Service and is a licensed embalmer and Funeral Director in Arkansas and Mississippi.
•He also holds the National Board Certificate
•Member of the National Funeral Directors Association
•The Arkansas Funeral Directors Association

•Member of the Arkansas Association of Counties

•Currently Chicot County Coroner and been serving as Coroner since 2014.

•He holds the Arkansas Medicolegal Death Investigation (AR-MDI) Certificate

• He is a board member of the Lake Village Rehabilitation and Care Center.

President of Holy Innocents Cemetery Association on Stuart Island in Lake Village since 2018.

He has 4 daughters, Kalyn, Paityn, Alexia(Lexi), and Skyli.