Reasons to Love Arkansas
11. Because Willie Perkins of Maumelle is the best Walmart greeter in America. Period.
At 75, Willie Perkins pulls eight-hour shifts five days a week with one idea in mind: Let no customer go without a fist-bump. Walk through the doors, and the retired Marine, asphalt worker and pastor will be waiting with his signature “Bam!” before you even make it to the produce.
(March 2013, Photo by Curt Youngblood)