Arnold V. Elliott

Monday, February 24, 2014

Arnold V. Elliott, 76, of Piggott, Ark., passed away February 20, 2014, at the St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

He was born on January 15, 1938, in Bradford, Ark., and was the son of the late Lum and Lola (Hughes) Elliott.

He was united in marriage to Nola Pratt on June 6, 1987, in Killeen, Tex.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Marshall Elliott and sisters, Pat, Gene and Gail.

Survivors include his wife, Nola Elliott of Piggott, Ark.; a son, Mike Pratt of Piggott, Ark.; a daughter, Karen Hernandez of Killeen, Tex.; a brother, Roney Elliott of Hereford, Tex.; a sister, Glenda Josey of Lawton, Okla.; five grandchildren, Amy Stephens, Tim Pratt, Alan Pratt, Brian Hernandez and Martin Hernandez II; three great-grandchildren, Christopher Combs, Brooke Pattillo and Cory Stephens and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Kevin Murray officiating. Burial was in the Piggott Cemetery in Piggott, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark. was in charge of the arrangements. Pallbearers were Billy Veal, Pharis Edwards, Don Featherston, Bill Davis, Vivan Reed and Ray Murray. Visitation was held beginning at 3 p.m. Sunday prior to the services at the funeral home.