Staff


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  • Todd Shores
    Owner/General Manager
    903-792-7121

    Todd was born in Lafayette, LA, and grew up in the Shreveport area. Todd has been married to Michelle for 29 years and has 2 children, Clayton who is attending LSU and Mary-Stewart who is attending the University of Mississippi. Todd is a member of St. James Episcopal Church.

    Todd also serves on several board of directors which include, Opportunities, Inc., Texarkana Country Club, and Chairman of the Greater Texas Ford Dealers FDAF.

    Todd enjoys golf and traveling. He also enjoys all LSU sports teams and his favorite pro football team is the New Orleans Saints.

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  • BJ Martin
    Office/Comptroller Manager
    903-735-4669

    BJ has been married to Jackie for 29 years. He has 3 sons, 1 daughter and 6 amazing grand kids. On a beautiful day you can catch him out on Wright Patman Lake for camping and cruising on his deck boat with his friends and family. BJ loves to cook in his outdoor kitchen at his home, but he also loves to go to the Cattleman's Steak House in Texarkana for a quiet dinner. He enjoys being outside working in his yard and doing projects inside and outside his home.
     
    BJ graduated from Daingerfield High School in 1973, attended East Texas State University and studied in accounting. BJ has attended numerous Ford training seminars and Dale Carnegie "How to win friends and influence people". BJ has been in the accounting field for 42 years, 22 years in car dealerships and 14 years at McLarty Ford.


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  • Andy Johnson
    Internet/Inventory/Commercial Sales Manager/BDC Manager
    903-735-4614

    Andy has worked for McLarty Ford since October 1990 when they were Four States Chrysler Plymouth Dodge, which McLarty owned. They then moved locations to Summerhill Road in 1996 where it became McLarty Auto Mall and now you know us as McLarty Ford.

     

    He graduated in 1987 from Hooks High School and attended Texarkana Community College where he studied mid-management.  Andy is the Inventory, Internet and BDC Manager and has attended numerous Ford training seminars and is Internet Certified as well as being a Sync Specialist.

     

    Andy is married and has 3 daughters and 2 granddaughters.

     

    He was very involved with his girls in softball and coaching. He was the President of Karrh Park and a member of the Texarkana Fastpitch Softball Association and brought an abundant of tournaments to the Texarkana area.  Andy made several changes to the girls' softball (fastpitch) league and made many updates to the ball park. He also worked with the Texarkana Community College Fastpitch Softball program for local recruitment of many local softball players.

     

    Andy enjoys traveling with his wife and his favorite pro football team is the Dallas Cowboys.

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  • Richard Hindman
    Parts Manager
    903-735-4620

    Richard started working at McLarty Ford in 1999. He grew up in Memphis, TN and graduated from Auburndale in 1977.

     

    His hobbies are landscape photography and beekeeping.

     

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  • Matthew Binning
    Service Manager
    903-735-4630


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  • Chad Jordan
    Ford Sales Manager
    903-735-4605

    Chad has been in the car business for over 17 years. He started working at McLarty Ford in 2010.

     

    He is from Camden, AR where he graduated in 1990 from Camden High School and attended The University of Arkansas in Fayetteville and is a member of SAE Fraternity.

     

    Chad is married to Treasa, who is from Hooks, TX and has one daughter, Anna Kate. He loves all outdoors especially hunting and is a member of the Camden Hunting Club, playing golf and fall college football games. He is a member of Heritage Church in Texarkana, where he has lived for the past 19 years.

     

    His favorite pro football team is the Denver Broncos and the college football team is the beloved Arkansas Razorbacks.

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  • Jodie Baker
    Pre-Owned Manager
    903-735-4615

    Jodie grew up in the car business and has been selling cars since 1971 and selling here at McLarty Ford since 2003.

     

    He graduated from Arkansas High School and attended Texarkana Community College.

     

    Jodie has lived in East Texas his entire life; He enjoys riding his Harley and playing golf. He is a member of First Baptist Church on Moores Lane in Texarkana

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  • Kevin Cline
    Used Car Sales Manager
    903-735-4622

    Kevin has been McLarty Ford for awhile now. He has been in the car business since 1993 as a salesman, and now is one of our Sales Managers.

     

    Born and raised in Texarkana, TX, and is a graduate of Texas High, Class of 1990. He has Twin 17 year old boys and is engaged to Gina Parish. Loves the outdoors playing golf, or going out to Lake Greeson. Loves his Texas A&M Aggies, and is a member of St James Episcopal Church.

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  • Josh Martin
    Finance & Insurance Manager
    903-735-4673

    Josh has over 15 years experience in Finance and Insurance. He previously worked at Sunrise Buick GMC Truck and Gossett Motor Cars in Memphis, TN.

     

     

    He graduated in 1988 from Westminster Christian School in Palmetto Bay, Florida

     

    Josh likes to spearfish, play basketball, softball, and football as well as boating and going water and snow skiing.

     

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  • Tina Grimes
    Finance & Insurance Manager/ Customer Relations
    903-735-4610

    Tina started working at McLarty Ford in 2000. She graduated from Ashdown High School in 1996 and attended Texarkana College.

     

    She specializes in financing customers with limited, bad, or no credit. Tina has literally helped thousands of customers purchase a vehicle, while establishing or re-establishing their credit and she looks forward to helping you or someone you know.

     

    You will not find a better, no hassle, experience than at McLarty Ford.

     

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  • Richard Harris
    Finance & Insurance
    903-735-4618


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  • Lathaire Dansby
    Sales
    903-735-4665

    Lathaire has been in sales for over 30 years.

     

    He graduated from Arkansas High School in 1974 and graduated from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR in 1978.

     

    Lathaire is an avid golfer and a member of the Mt. Pleasant CME Church.

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  • Klark Reynolds
    Sales
    903-735-4679

    Klark has 10 years experience in sales. He grew up in the Atlanta-Queen City area and attended college in Savannah, GA

     

    He enjoys fishing, hunting, camping and just about anything outdoors as well as a game of golf. Klark likes to cook for his friends and family and play catch with his dogs

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  • Bobby Brown
    Sales
    903-735-4667

    Bobby has worked for McLarty Ford since 1992 when they were located downtown Texarkana. He also owned Big Bob's in DeQueen, AR for 9 years.

    He was born and raised in Nashville where he graduated from Nashville High School and now lives in Texarkana, AR.

    Bobby is married and has 2 sons; enjoys playing golf and cooking BBQ. He attends the Church of Christ and his favorite college football team is the Arkansas Razorbacks.

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  • Olen Gulley
    Sales
    903-735-4657

    Olen has over 25 years experience in sales. He has previously worked at Hope Auto Company in Hope, AR and has been with McLarty Ford since 2012.

     

    He attended Hope High School and also served 3 years in the United States Army and is a Mason at the Silvermoon Masonic Lodge #15 in Old Washington, AR.

     

    Olen is married and has 1 son who he likes to ride 4 wheelers with and go fishing and hunting. He also loves to BBQ on the grill for his family.  They attend the Lonoak Missionary Baptist Church in Hope, AR.

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  • Jack Sims
    Sales
    903-735-4650

    Jack has worked for McLarty Ford since 2010.

     

    He grew up in Texarkana, attended Texas High School and graduated with the Class of 1984 and went to the University of North Texas where he went on to play on the golf team. He was a golf pro for 14 years at Northridge Country Club.

     

    Jack likes to go fishing and spending time with his wife, Hollie and daughter, Peyton.

     

    He loves assisting people in finding the new Ford that is just right for them with no pressure, and wants each customer to become a customer for life. Let Jack show you how nice the new and pre-owned car buying experience can be.

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  • Larry Fox
    Sales
    903-735-4631

    Larry has been in sales for over 42 years. In 1974 he opened Main Street Auto Sales in Nashville, AR where he grew up and now lives in McCaskill, AR

     

    He graduated from Nashville High School in 1970. Larry is married and has 2 sons and 3 grandchildren.

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  • Kenneth Walker
    Sales
    903-735-4663

    Kenneth grew up in Marshall and has lived in Texarkana for over 30 years. He served in the United States Army for 6 years.

     

    He has been selling cars and trucks since 1988 and has worked at McLarty Ford since 2010. He also worked at Car Mart for 20 years where he was a Manager and buyer of pre-owned vehicles.

     

    Kenneth belongs to the good Lord, where he is a member of the Evergreen Church and hail to the Dallas Cowboys! 

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  • Mike Terrell
    Sales
    903-735-4625

    Mike started working at McLarty Ford in 2012.

     

    He grew up in the Texarkana area where he graduated from Texas High School and received his BBA from Texas A&M in Texarkana, TX.

     

    Mike is married and has 2 children; 2 grandsons which he loves spending time with especially when they go their cabin at Albert Pike.  Mike and his family attends Heritage Baptist Church and his favorite college football team is the Arkansas Razorbacks and the Texas A&M Eagles at Texarkana baseball team.

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  • Rodney "Hoby" Beasley
    Sales
    903-735-4632


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  • William "Chris" Jordan
    Sales
    903-735-4635


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  • Mickey Evers
    Outside Sales Manager
    903-735-4604

    Mickey has 40 years of experience in sales.

     

    Mickey attended Texarkana Community College as well as Louisiana Tech University. Mickey is married and has 2 children and 4 grandchildren and loves to go fishing, hunting and plays golf

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  • Bill Baker
    Customer Care Center Service Coordinator
    903-792-7121 ext 4596

    Bill has been with McLarty Ford for 8 years, he is a Customer Service Coordinator, works with Customer Relations Department and has also worked at the Quick Lane.

     

    Born and raised in Victoria, TX..a graduate of Stroman High, attended Victoria College and U.S.U(spell this out).  He worked for Dell Computers for 10 years before moving up to Texarkana.

     

    He has 2 sons, 3 step-daughters, and 1 grandson. Loves music, managed a power trio group back in the day and is a fan of the Dallas Cowboys.

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  • Andy Knighton
    Service Advisor
    903-735-4637


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  • Andrea Mills
    Service Advisor
    903-735-4662

    Andrea joined our team in 2012. She attended Arkansas High School and is married; likes to go hunting, fishing and camping as well as remodeling their home.

     

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  • Joseph Grisham
    Service Advisor
    903-735-4651


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  • Boyad Doss
    Outside Service Team
    903-792-7121

    Boyad heads up our Medium Duty Service Team and our Mobile Service Technicians. He has over 20 years experience working with Medium and Heavy Duty Trucks.

     

    Born and raised in Redwater, TX. Graduate of Redwater High, and attended Texarkana College.  Married to Amy Proctor Doss for 16 years now, and have a 14 year old son.

     

    He loves spending time with his family boating, fishing and duck hunting. Or you can find him out on the golf course, playing a round of golf.

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  • Jethro Patterson
    Shop Foreman
    903-735-4619


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  • Falicia Stanford
    Warranty Admin.
    903-735-4640


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  • Blake Smith
    Valet Driver
    903-792-7121


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  • Steven Bacorn
    Tech
    903-792-7121


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  • Robert Floyd
    Technician
    903-792-7121

    Robert has been with McLarty Ford since 1994.

     

    After Robert graduated from Waldron High School he attended Ozark Valley Tech School and began working as a Technician in 1990.

     

    He is married with 2 children and 1 grandson. Robert enjoys hunting, fishing and playing golf.

     

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  • Mike Swint
    Technician
    903-792-7121


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  • Chris Mills
    Technician
    903-792-7121


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  • James Hanson
    Technician
    903-792-7121


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  • Ben Butler
    Lube tech
    903-792-7121

    Ben is one of our Technicians who has worked his way up from a Lube specialist here at McLarty Ford.

     

    Born and raised in Texarkana, AR. He is a graduate of Arkansas High, attended Texarkana College, has an Automotive Technology, and Industrial Electrical degree. 

     

    Ben attends church at First Baptist Church on Moores Ln.  You can find him on the weekends hunting, fishing, and playing sports with his Son and Daughter.

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  • Dylan McCrary
    Techninian
    903-792-7121

    Dylan has been with McLarty Ford for quite a while now. He is one of our Technicians here at the dealership

     

    He is from Bradley Arkansas, and went to Bradley High. Spent 4 years in The United States Marine Corp.

     

    Dylan is married and has a young son. He loves spending his time out doors hunting and fishing.

     

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  • David Bowden
    Mobile Tech
    903-792-7121


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  • Shannon Murphy
    Parts
    903-735-4641

    Shannon has been a part of our team since 2007. She is married and attends Beech Street Baptist Church and enjoys reading her bible and spending time with her family.

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  • Jane Burgess
    Part Sales
    903-735-4641

    Jane has work in Parts Departments for over 35 years.

    She is Proud mother of Mandi, and enjoys camping, fishing and concerts.

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  • Airik Hagood
    Parts
    903-792-7121

    Airik joined our team in 2014.  He was born and raised in Texarkana and graduated from Texas High School in 2011. Airik likes to read classic literature, study mythology and play video games.

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  • Al Martin
    Parts
    903-735-4649

    Al has over 40 years experience and enjoys raising grandkids and playing basketball.

     

    He attends Calvary Tabernacle Church.

     

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  • Laure Kennedy
    Parts Clerk
    903-735-4661

    Laure` joined our team in 2014.

    She graduated from Avinger High School in 2004. Laure` received her Associate of Science degree from Northeast Texas Community College and her degree in Bachelor of General Studies from Texas A&M University in Texarkana Sigma Kappa Delta - English Honor Society.

    Laure` is married and a stepmother and enjoys cooking, running and snowboarding.

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  • John Hornaday
    Parts
    903-735-4611

    John started working at McLarty Ford in 1988. He is married and a father of 2.

     

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  • Ron Ferguson
    Parts
    903-792-7121

    Ron started working for McLarty Ford in 2008.

     

    He was born in Warren, AR and moved to Texarkana where he attended Texas High School and graduated in 1970. Ron married Bonnie in 1976 and they have 3 sons and 8 grandkids. He also played football for the Texarkana Titans and Phantoms; umpired high school baseball, Dixie Youth Baseball and Texas Teenager USSSA for Arkansas and Texas as well as ASA football, softball and volleyball and has coached T-ball since 2012.

     

    He enjoys JFK history research and is a member of the NRA, American Legion and he supports the Paralyzed Veterans/MIA-POW and attends the Northern Hills Baptist Church.

     

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  • Colt Amox
    903-735-4644

    Colt works in the Parts Dept here at McLarty Ford. He has 5 years experience dealing with parts.

     

    He grew up in Avinger, TX, went to L-K High School. Earned his Bachelor Degree in Business Admin at American Public University. He is married and has an 18th Month old Son who is the center of their lives.

     

    Colt enjoys anything outdoors, and is an avid Bass Tournament fisherman. He also owns 45 Bait Company where builds spinner, and buzz baits fishing lures. During football season he is cheering on the Hogs on Saturday, and The Cowboys on Sunday.

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  • John Clayton
    Parts Driver
    903-792-7121


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  • John Bradlley
    Parts Driver
    903-792-7121


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  • Quinton Watson
    Maintenance
    903-792-7121

    Quinton has been with McLarty Ford since 2001. He takes care of the maintenance here at the dealership.

     

    Quinton likes to play golf, read and spend time with his family and he attends Mt. Grove Baptist Church

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  • Ricky Henderson
    New car Prep
    903-792-7121


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  • Garry Johnson
    903-792-7121


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  • Timothy Stuckey
    903-792-7121


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  • Robbin Phillips
    Office
    903-792-7121

    Robbin has been employed at McLarty Ford since 2000. She is an Executive Board member of the Liberty-Eylau's Band Booster Club.

     

    Robbin is married and has 3 children and 5 grandchildren and has been a long time resident of Texarkana and likes to go hunting, fishing, camping and 3D archery.

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  • Connie Smith
    Office
    903-792-7121

    Connie joined our team in 2003.

     

    She is married and has 2 children and 5 grandsons. They own their own chuck wagon and have been doing competition cooking for the past 5 years. This is all done in Dutch ovens over open fires like they did in the old days.

     

    Connie is a member of the Circle J Cowboy Church

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  • Diane Hargrave
    Office
    903-792-7121

    Diane has an Associated Degree in Office Professions and started working at McLarty Ford in 2011. She has 2 children and likes to crochet, read and spend time with her family and friends

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  • Matthew Dumas
    Office
    903-792-7121

    Matt has lived in Texarkana most of his life and for a short time he lived in Little Rock. He has been with McLarty Ford since 2014. Matt is married and has 1 child. He enjoys being outdoors and attends Heritage Church

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  • Rachel Rider
    Office
    903-792-7121


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  • Gaye Yates
    Quick Lane
    903-735-4648


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  • Lyle Preston
    Quick Lane Advisor
    903-735-4609


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  • Gerald Haggard
    QL Tech
    903-794-7845


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  • Ofelia Gomez
    House Keeping
    903-792-7121

    Ofelia has been with McLarty Ford since 2012.  She helps maintain a clean, sanitary and comfortable environment here at the dealership.

     

    Ofelia is married with 3 children and enjoys spending time with her family as well as traveling and cooking. She attends St. Edwards Catholic Church

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  • John Bush
    IT
    903-735-4674

    John has been working in our IT Support Dept. since 2013.

     

    He graduated from Redwater High School and attended Texarkana College and Texas State Tech in Marshall, TX

     

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