Bertine E. Stevens

Monday, May 19, 2014

Bertine E. Stevens of Piggott, Ark. passed away May 15, 2014, at Piggott Community Hospital at the age of 100 years, 7 months, and 14 days.

She was born on October 1, 1913, in Greenway, Ark., and was the daughter of the late David E. and Hattie E. (Payne) Price.

She was united in marriage to Earl Stevens on Sept. 9, 1933.

She was preceded in death by her husband of more than 50 years; two sisters, Christine Newson and Evaline Lamb; five brothers, James, John, D. Earl, W.H. and Hale Price.

She is survived by one sister, Frances Minton of Piggott, Ark. many nieces and nephews, and many-many friends.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Jeremy Pierce officiating. Burial was in Piggott Cemetery following services. Pallbearers were Mark Minton, David Romine, Matt Cunningham, Kyle Roden, James Reaves and Alan Price. Honorary pallbearers were Sam Williams, Jack Crittenden and Jimmy Graddy. Visitation was held Saturday, prior to services, at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home.