POWER OF ATTORNEY
Know all men by these presents, that I, J. DAVID SIMMONS, a Director of AMERICA’S CAR-MART,
INC., a Texas corporation, do constitute and appoint TILMAN J. FALGOUT, III and MARK D. SLUSSER
my true and lawful attorneys-in-fact, with full power of substitution, for me in any and all capacities, to sign,
pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Annual Report on Form 10-K for
AMERICA’S CAR-MART, INC. for the fiscal year ended April 30, 2005 and to file the same with the
Securities and Exchange Commission and National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc., together with all
exhibits thereto and other documents in connection therewith, and to sign on my behalf and in my stead, in any
and all capacities, any amendments to said Annual Report, incorporating such changes as said attorneys-in-fact
deem appropriate, hereby ratifying and confirming all that said attorneys-in-fact, or their substitute or substitutes
may do or cause to be done by virtue hereof.
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 11 th day of July, 2005.
Before me this 11 th day of July, 2005, came J. DAVID SIMMONS, personally known to me, who in my
presence did sign and seal the above and foregoing Power of Attorney and acknowledged the same as his true
act and deed.
/s/ J. David Simmons
J. DAVID SIMMONS
/s/ Janet L. Dunaway