Scotty Dean Corter

Thursday, February 12, 2015
Scotty Corter

Scotty Dean Corter, 51, of Greenway, Ark., passed away February 5, 2015, in a car accident near Piggott, Ark.

He was born on October 14, 1963, and was the son of the late J. C. Corter and Carolyn (Counts) Ellison.

He was united in marriage to Laura Marie Durant on June 22, 1996, and to this union three daughters were born.

He was preceded in death by his son, Steven Allen Corter; brother, Joey Corter; father, J. C. Corter; mother, Carolyn Ellison; stepfather, Austin Ellison; maternal grandparents, Alpha and Hack Counts; paternal grandparents, Alma and Clarence Corter and grandson, William Ryan Poe.

Survivors include his wife, Laura Marie Corter of Greenway, Ark.; daughters, Misty Corter of Rector, Janna Poe of Greenway and Scottie Corter of Greenway; grandson, Ian Corter of Rector; brothers, Terry Corter of Kennett, and Jeff Corter of Piggott, his sisters, Pam Smothers of Kennett, and Donna Bowers of Piggott and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, February 13, 2015, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Shawn Parker officiating. Burial is in Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway, Ark. Pallbearers are William Owens, Grady Clement, Tyler Wheat, Erich Smith, Jamie Ralph and Brandon Mattix. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home.