Connie Jean Uptigrove, 54, of Monticello, passed away July 29, 2014 at Baptist Hospital in Little Rock.

She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith.

She was born on January 23, 1960 in Little Rock and was the daughter of Betty Barnett Wiebenga of Monticello and the late Aubery Dean Uptigrove.

In addition to her father, she was also preceded in death by her grandparents, Lorene Land, D. C. Land, Bert Barnett, George “Scrub” Uptigrove and Lori Uptigrove.

Survivors include her mother, five sisters, Bonnie Rodgers of Pine Bluff, Gail White of Louann, Regina Posey of Monticello, Traci Hardig of Benton and Ledeana McPeak of Olney, Ill.; a brother, David Hewitt of Monticello; four nieces, Venessa Ricks, Sheila Markle, Katie Rodgers and Harpe Hewitt; three nephews, Kaleb Hewitt, Brek Parker and Matthew Adair; two great-nieces, Braley Sanson and Emily Adams; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Visitation is August 1 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held August 2 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Prairie Grove Cemetery in Drew County.