Roy Lee Tidyman

Monday, October 20, 2014

ROY LEE TIDYMAN, a resident of Green Forest, Arkansas, was born January 04, 1936 in Hayes County, Nebraska, a son of Leonard Lee and Xertha Adelle (Winters) Tidyman. He departed this life Thursday, October 16, 2014 in his home with family by his side in Green Forest, at the age of 78 years.

Roy loved being outdoors and tinkering with anything mechanical. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean and Vietnam Wars, retiring after 20 years of service. He was a member of VFW Post #7518, the American Legion and the National Rifle Association (NRA).

Roy is survived by two sons, Monty Lee Tidyman and wife Mary of Green Forest, AR and Leonard Owen Tidyman and wife Cindy of Siloam Springs, AR; two daughters, Nancy Sue Davis of Green Forest, AR and Marlene Jo Weathereal of Berryville, AR; three brothers, Milton Tidyman of North Platte, NE, Glenn Tidyman and wife Betty of Southerland, NE, and Larry Tidyman and wife Carla of Benkelman, NE; one sister, Beulah Ford of Hutchison, KS; eight grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Roy was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard Lee and Xertha Adelle Tidyman; two great-granddaughters, Hannah Nicole Tidyman and Tori Tidyman; and one son-in-law, Ron Weathereal.

No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the Mercy Hospice - Berryville, 804 West Freeman, Suite 4, Berryville, AR 72616 or VFW Post #7518, 109 Bunch Springs Road, Berryville, AR 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com. Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2014