Johnie Wade Schmidt

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Johnie Wade Schmidt, 68, of Greenway, Ark., passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014.

He was born on December 27, 1945, in Paragould, Ark., and was the son of Johnie H. and Betty Jo Thomas Schmidt.

He was united in marriage to Linda Bolen on Sept. 25, 1964, and to this union two children were born.

He was preceded in death by his father and daughter, Johniece Schmidt.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Schmidt of Greenway, Ark.; one son, Jason Schmidt and wife Stacy of Pensacola, Fla.; one daughter, Johnna Reed and husband Darin of Paragould, Ark.; two grandchildren, Ty and Jasa Reed; his mother Betty Jo Schmidt, one sister Hannah Featherston and husband Bill, of Fort Myres, Fla. and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at noon on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with David Finley officiating. Burial is in Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway, Ark. Pallbearers are Blaine Cooper, Michael Wagster, Dane Coomer, Joey Featherston, Clay Bolen and Wade Smart. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be held beginning at 10 a.m. on Thursday, and will continue until the time of the service at the funeral home.