Scott Hembree, the CEO of Bentonville-based Global Dental Technologies Inc., died Saturday in Rogers from complications due to diabetes. He was 55.
Arrangements are being handled by Edwards Funeral Home of Fort Smith. Services are scheduled for Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Fort Smith.
Hembree, a Fort Smith native, joined Global Dental in March 2010 as the company’s CEO. Global Dental is a full-service dental lab servicing dental clinics across the United States. The company, founded in 2000, has 10 employees.
Hembree was the son of the late H.L. Hembree III, a prominent Fort Smith business leader who was chairman and CEO of Arkansas Best Corp. (now ArcBest Corp.) from 1973 to 1988.
Hembree, an Eagle Scout and a licensed pilot, graduated from Northside High... [ MORE ]