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Dr. Dan Speir

May 14, 1949 November 4, 2018
Dr. Dan Speir
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Danny Thomas Speir passed into the loving arms of our Lord on Sunday November 4, 2018 at White River Medical Center in Batesville, Arkansas after battling a long illness. He was born to the late Henry Thomas Spier and the late Alleene(Lawhon) Spier on May 14, 1949 in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Dan was a loving optometrist in the tri-county area for 44 years. He married Joyce Irbin on August 29, 1992, and they were bonded in marriage for 26 golden years. HIs past-times involved hunting, fishing, bowling, reading, and cooking.

Dan is survived by his loving wife Joyce Speir of the home; two sons Mason(Lindsey) Speir of Little Rock, AR and Mackenzie(Angie) Speir of Wideman, AR; daughter Mechelle(Mark) Bryant of Thayer MO, and many grandchildren including Shannon Ebey, Shawn Machele, Micheal Speir, Riley Spier, and Lily Speir; one great-grandchild Emmett Ebey; and sisters Johnnie Kimbrough of Trumann, AR; Diane Ferrell of Mabelvale, AR; and Robin(Jim) Hall of Conway, AR. He is preceded in death by his parents and his grandparents.

There will be a visitation held Friday, November 9 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the funeral home. A memorial Mass will be held at 10:00am Saturday November 10th at St. Michaels Catholic Church. A luncheon will follow the service. Arrangements are under the direction of Wortham Funeral Home.

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6:00 PM 11/9/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/9/2018 8:00:00 PM
Wortham Funeral Home

3079 Highway 62
Highland, AR 72542

Wortham Funeral Home
3079 Highway 62 Highland 72542 AR
United States

Memorial Mass




10:00 AM 11/10/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Michael's Catholic Church

49 Tekakwitha Dr
Cherokee Village, AR 72529

St. Michael's Catholic Church
49 Tekakwitha Dr Cherokee Village 72529 AR
United States

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