Stevie Eugene Estes

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Stevie Eugene Estes, 59, of Rector, Ark., passed away Sunday, October 5, 2014, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark.

He was born on October 14, 1954, in the Pleasant Valley Community in Arkansas, and was the son of John Ruben Estes, Sr. and Bertha Mae (Robey) Estes. Stevie's favorite past time was to hunt and fish.

He was united in marriage to Geneva Owens on June 17, 1978.

He was preceded in death by his sister-in-law, Polly Estes and brother-in-law, John D. Nicely.

Survivors include his wife, Geneva Estes of Rector, Ark.; a son, Jeremy Jason Estes and wife Kimberly of Rector, Ark.; a daughter, Natosha Marie Stewart and husband David of Marmaduke, Ark.; five grandchildren, Deosha, Dacey, Jazlyn, Trinity and London; a brother, Johnny Ruben Estes of Rector, Ark.; a sister, Alice Faye Nicey of Rector, Ark. and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel. Burial is in Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway, Ark. Pallbearers are Randy Estes, Alvin Stokes, Mark Stewart, Dammon Banks, Tommy Stokes and Alvin Earle Stokes. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be held beginning at 11 a.m. Thursday, and continue until service time at the funeral home.