Ross A. Conant age 82, of Arkadelphia passed from this life to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, May 22, 2020. Ross was happy to share with others about this love and miracles that his Lord and Savior performs.
He was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church of Arkadelphia, where he served faithfully as treasurer for over 30 years. He was deacon chairman for over 40 years and served in various other positions in the church.
He was born July 20, 1937 in Gurdon Arkansas to the late Ernest N. and Annie Lee Smith Conant. Ross was retired from banking and scroll technologies. He was preceded in death by Evelyn Burris Conant, his loving wife of over 53 years, sister, Thelma Lee Trout and brother-in-law, James Seale.
Survivors include sister Velma Marie Seale of Arkadelphia, brother; Lloyd N. Conant and wife, Freida of Arkadelphia, brother-in-law Ollie Trout of Bismarck, a host of other relatives and friends; special best friends; Shirley A. McKin (sister in-law), J.C. and the late Joyce Gallant, Ray and Wava Jean Wilcox, Danny Chote and Ruth Orrick.
There will be no formal visitation. A graveside and celebration of life service will be 2:00 PM Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens with Bro. Ollie Trout officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mount Zion Baptist Youth Fund, P.O. Box 398 Arkadelphia, AR. 71923 or Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, Inc. 355 Lexington Ave, 15th Floor, New York New York 10017-6603.
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