Floyd D. Belote

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Floyd Belote

Floyd D. Belote, 84, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Friday, January 10, 2014, at the St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

He was born January 14, 1929, in Rector, Ark., and was the son of the late Opher and Vestal (Bolton) Belote.

He was united in marriage to Evelyn Schooley on March 18, 1947. She preceded him in death on Oct. 1, 2005. His daughter, Janice Finch, preceded him in death in September 1996.

Survivors include his three sons, Randy Belote and wife Pam of St. Genevieve, Mo., Tom Belote of Wichita, Kans. and James Belote of Piggott, Ark.; two daughters, Jean Hartshorn of Ellsinore, Mo., and Cyndi Nicolini of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; 16 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; three brothers, Lenuel Belote of Michigan, Max Belote of Piggott, Ark. and Gerald Belote of Springfield, Mo.; a sister, Shirley Payne of Michigan and many other relatives and friends.

Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan.13, 2014, at Piggott Cemetery in Piggott, Ark., with James Turner and Donald Foster officiating. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Sunday evening at the funeral home.

Online guestbook: www.hoggardfuneralhome.com