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Visitation

Backstrom - Pyeatte Chapel SS
Thursday October 13th, 2022
2:00pm - 8:00pm

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Graveside Service

Allen Cemetery
Friday October 14th, 2022
2:00pm

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Rolland Wayne Myers

Rolland Wayne Myers Sr., 82, of Gentry, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, October 8, 2022, at the Jamestown Nursing and Rehab (The Hotel) in Rogers Arkansas, after his battle with dementia.

 

Rolland was born on July 31, 1940, in Coldwater Township, Michigan. He was the 10th child of Glen and Ida Myers. He married the love of his life, Judy Bennett on July 31, 1965. Rod and Judy moved their family to Decatur, Arkansas in 1975, where he began his career with Peterson Farms.

 

Rod retired from Peterson Farms in July 2002 after 27 years of working in the maintenance department. After retirement, he spent his time fishing, gardening, spoiling his grand kids, as well as working on several different chicken farms. Rod never met a stranger. He was always happy even unto his last days.

 

He was preceded in death by his wife of 44 years, a grandson, Bryant McReynolds, his parents, five brothers and four sisters.

 

He is survived by a son, Rolland “Roddy” Jr. and wife Terri Myers of Decatur, Arkansas; three daughters, Dawn Boren of Centerton, Arkansas, Shelly and husband Dusty Sikes of Gentry, Arkansas, and Kim McReynolds and Shane O’Neil of Gravette, Arkansas; one sister, Sharon Rodgers of Farwell, Michigan; five granddaughters, Natasha Myers, Cierra Boren, Lynzey and Dru Sikes, and Gracee McReynolds; one grandson, Conner McReynolds; three great grandchildren, Jazzy, Maurizio and Zari Myers

 

Visitation will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home on Thursday, October 13, 2022, from 2:00pm to 8:00pm.

 

Graveside services will be held on Friday, October 14, 2022, at 2:00pm at the Allen Cemetery in West Siloam Springs Arrangements are entrusted to Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Siloam Springs, AR. Please visit www.Backstrom-pyeatte.com to sign the online guestbook.

 

 


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Guestbook

Our sympathy for the large family of Rolland. We pray for our Lord’s arms of comfort surround you during this difficult loss of father, brother, and and grandparent of many loving children. Roddy and Teri Sue we have especially want to show our support to you as our relatives.

Alan and Cynthia Langford Oct 14 2022 6:49 PM

My thoughts & prayers to my family in Arkansas,uncle Rod give me my first fishing pole & bow & arrows has always been there for me as a young boy ,im still in them woods & still on that water,you will always be in my heart & missed dearly!!❤

C.J. Hart Oct 13 2022 1:04 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Rolland Myers

Sharon Davis Oct 12 2022 11:02 PM

Our deepest sympathies. Prayers for peace and comfort at this time.

Brad and Tammy Gordon Oct 12 2022 7:27 PM

Our deepest sympathies. Prayers for peace and comfort at this time.

Brad and Tammy Gordon Oct 12 2022 7:27 PM

Thoughts And Prayers for the family....Uncle Rod tou will be missed

Susan Harris Oct 11 2022 8:44 PM

Condolences to FAMILY your dad was like a dad to me.

Sally sheridan Oct 11 2022 11:15 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love, Ronnie and Linds

Linda Myers Oct 10 2022 11:54 AM