Dillon McNew, 21, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015, at UAMS in Little Rock, Ark., the result of a tragic tractor accident. He was born on March 30, 1993, in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Dillon enjoyed playing football for the Piggott Mohawks and loved hunting fishing and all the good things of life, but above all, he loved his family and friends.
Survivors include his daughter Ariella Rae; his mother, Margo Brown and husband Mike of Piggott, Ark.; his father, Michael McNew and wife Heather of Puxico, Mo.; his fiancée, Bailey Shaw of Piggott, Ark.; five brothers, Seth Lacey, Bradley McNew, Kyle McNew, Jacob Brown and Kenny Brown; maternal grandparents, Bob and Pat McKim of Piggott, Ark.; paternal grandparents, Darrell McNew and Claudean Bryeans of Poplar Bluff, Mo. and many aunts, uncles and other relatives and friends.
A visitation will be held from 3 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, 2015, at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Piggott, Ark. Funeral services will follow at 8 p.m. with Mike Book officiating.
Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Arkansas, is in charge of the arrangements.