Dean Snyder, age 62, of Green Forest, AR passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, January 24, 2018. He was born December 22, 1955 in Berryville, AR son of Frank and Ann (Stone) Snyder.
Dean grew up on a farm in the Farewell Community and graduated from Green Forest High School in 1974. After living in Texas a few years he returned to Carrol County and married a school class mate, Regina Sooter on October 22, 1994
He and Regina owned and operated a poultry farm in Farewell, "N & J Pulletts". Besides work, he also enjoyed hunting quail and pheasant and fishing. Dean was known for his witty sense of humor. He was a wonderful family man, and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his wife, Regina Snyder of the home, sons, Mike Snyder and Travis Snyder of Galveston, TX, daughter, Amanda Richardson, parents, Frank and Ann Snyder of Green Forest, brother, Bill Snyder and wife Brenda of Berryville, sister, Eve Borg and husband David of Harrison, grandchildren, Crystal Snook, Travis Snyder, Ashton and Jaron Grunwald, Cullin Richardson, 2 great-grandchildren, sister-in-law, Carol Ann Snyder of Green Forest and brother-in-law, Randy Sooter of Oak Grove.
He is preceded in death by one brother, Carrol Snyder.
Celebration Of Life will be 10:00 AM Monday, January 29, 2018 at Southern Heights Baptist Church in Berryville, AR with interment following at Hale Cemetery. Pastor Keith Moore and Kevin Robertson will officiate.
Visitation will be 2:00-5:00 PM Sunday afternoon, January 28th at Smith Family Funeral Home in Green Forest.
On line condolences may be made at www.smithfamilyfuneralhome.net.