Walter Eugene Sheets

Friday, October 5, 2012

TRUMANN - Mr. Walter Eugene Sheets 73, of Trumann, Ark., died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, at Skilcare Nursing Center in Jonesboro, Ark. He was born in Bay, Ark., and had lived most of his lifetime in Trumann. He was a retired farmer.

Mr. Sheets was preceded in death by one brother, Bill Wadlington, and his parents, George and Vercie Wadlington Sheets.

Survivors include two daughters, Diane Siefert and husband Louis of Trumann and Bonnie Poye and husband Joe of Sidney, Ark.; two brothers, Don Sheets and wife Wanda of Springdale and Frank Sheets of Prescott, Ark.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were Oct. 3 in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Rev. Raymond Hill officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Jonesboro.

Pallbearers were Terry Harrison, T.J. Guajardo Jr., Rickey Wilbanks, James Lowery, Jessie Hill and Alan Wilbanks. Honorary pallbearer was Joe Poye.

An online register book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.com.