Myrtle Ruth Schneider

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Myrtle Ruth “Tootie” Schneider of Holiday Island, Arkansas was born February 23, 1929, in Middlesboro, Kentucky to Joseph and Cashie (Minton) Standifer. Tootie passed away on July 5, 2021, in Eureka Springs at the age of 92.

Tootie is survived by her sons, Greg Schneider and wife Vicki of Holiday Island, Steven Schneider and wife Mickey of Eureka Springs; sisters, Betsy Standifer Perkins of Tennessee and Jane Standifer Cox of Tennessee; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; along with other family members and many friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Shaffer Schneider; parents, Joseph and Cashie Standifer; three brothers and five sisters.

Graveside service will be 2:00 pm, Monday, July 12, 2021, at Eureka Springs Cemetery, Eureka Springs, Arkansas with Rev. Tim Garrison officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 5506 W. Walsh Lane, Suite 212, Rogers, AR 72758 or the USO, P.O. Box 96860, Washington, D.C. 20077-7677. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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